Grown-Up Gingerbread Cake With Orange Mascarpone Cream

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READY IN: 1hr 30mins
Recipe by ratherbeswimmin

Camilla Saulsbury

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°; spray a 9-inch square metal baking pan with nonstick baking spray with flour.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, brown sugar, ginger, baking soda, cinnamon, cardamom, and salt.
  3. Add eggs, molasses, butter and oil to flour mixture and whisk until blended and smooth.
  4. Whisk in boiling water until just blended (batter will be thin).
  5. Spread batter evenly in prepared pan.
  6. Bake for 55-60 minutes or until a pick comes out with a few moist crumbs attached.
  7. Let cool completely in pan on a wire rack.
  8. Serve at room temperature with a dollop of Orange Mascarpone Cream.
  9. Orange Mascarpone Cream-in a large bowl, using an electric mixer on medium speed, beat powdered sugar, mascarpone, cream, orange zest and orange juice until soft peaks form.

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