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"Light As A Feather" Cake

Courses: Dessert
Serves: 6 people

Recipe Ingredients

1/2 cup 99g / 3.5ozShortening
1/2 cup 118mlBoiling water
1/2 cup 80g / 2.8ozBrown sugar
1/2 cup 118mlMolasses
1   Egg - beaten
1 1/2 cups 93g / 3.3ozFlour
1/2 teaspoon 2.5mlSalt
1/2 cup 118mlBaking powder
1/2 teaspoon 2.5mlBaking soda
3/4 teaspoon 3.8mlCinnamon
3/4 teaspoon 3.8mlGinger

Recipe Instructions

Put shortening in a bowl and pour in boiling water. Add sugar, molasses and egg.

Stir the flour, baking powder, baking soda and spices together.

Add to shortening mixture and beat until mixed well.

Batter will be thin. Pour into greased 8 inch pan.

Bake at 350F for 30 to 35 minutes.

Home Cooking magazine -- August 1997


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