Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 25 mins

This Pre-1940's recipe included in my “Grandma’s Wartime Edition Cookbook”


  1. Mix soda with sour milk and add to molasses.
  2. Sift together flour, ginger and salt.
  3. Combine the two mixtures.
  4. Add butter.
  5. Bake in greased pan in a 350 degree oven for 25 minutes.
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This was very good recipe and very moist and delicious. Made it in a loaf pan so baking time increased to 45-50 min.

shecargre1 February 15, 2014