Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is not a gingerbread cookie. This is a dense, moist cake. Serve with whipped cream and/or a sprinkling of powdered sugar. It is fabulous.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Slowly add the contents of the small bowl, alternating with 1/2 cup boiling water.
  2. Beat until creamy.
  3. Grease and wax paper an 8 x 8 x 2-inch pan.
  4. Bake at 350 (325 for glass pan) for 30-40 minutes.
  5. Remove from pan while still warm.
Most Helpful

5 5

Made for PAC and it was so darn easy and smelled wonderful....and tasted even better!

5 5

Made for Holiday Tag. Simple to prepare with bold spice flavour...I loved it! I had regular molasses so I don't know what difference it would make.