Gingerbread With Complimentary Protein

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 40 mins

This yummy gingerbread, which came from "Diet for a Small Planet", gets its protein from the combination of whole wheat and soy flours.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a mixing bowl, cut butter or margarine into small cubes.
  3. Pour boiling water over butter to melt it.
  4. (This could also be accomplished in the microwave).
  5. Beat into this mixture, the molasses and brown sugar.
  6. Being sure that the mixture is not hot, beat in the eggs.
  7. In a separate bowl, combine all the rest of the dry ingredients.
  8. Stir, then beat them into the molasses mixture.
  9. Pour into a greased and floured 9x13 baking pan.
  10. Bake for approximately 35-45 minutes in a preheated 350 degree oven.
  11. Serve with whipped cream or applesauce.