Treasured Gingerbread

Recipe by LonghornMama

This is a lovely gingerbread with crumb topping to have with tea or coffee. I think I found the recipe in an old Houston Junior League cookbook.

Top Review by carolinafan

Prepared for Spring PAC '09. I love gingerbread and this one had just the right flavor for me. Easy to prepare. Thanks for posting.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine flour and sugar.
  2. Cut in butter.
  3. Reserve 1 cup of this mixture for topping.
  4. Add cinnamon, soda, nutmeg and ginger to remaining flour mixture.
  5. Stir in eggs and buttermilk; (Do not use electric mixer).
  6. Pour batter into ungreased 9 x 13 pan.
  7. Sprinkle with reserved topping and bake in preheated 350° oven for 45 minutes or until done.

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