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Rhubarb Gingerbread Upside Down Cake

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Ingredients
  Unsalted butter 1 Ounce (30 Gram)
  Light brown sugar 6 Tablespoon
  Fresh rhubarb/Frozen rhubarb, thawed, coarsely chopped 8 Ounce, coarsely chopped (250 Gram)
  Plain flour 5 Ounce
  Wholemeal flour 2 Ounce
  Bicarbonate of soda 1 Teaspoon
  Ground ginger 1 Teaspoon
  Ground cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Grated nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Dry mustard 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground cloves 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Egg 1
  Dark molasses 5 1⁄2 Ounce (165 Gram)
  Pure vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
Directions

MAKING
1) In a 23 cm (9 inch) glass pie plate, melt butter by microwaving it for 45 seconds on high.
2) Spread it to coat evenly over the bottom of the plate and then dust with brown sugar.
3) Sprinkle rhubarb over the sugar.
4) Take a large bowl and mix together plain flour, wholemeal flour, bicarbonate of soda, ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg, mustard, cloves and salt in it.
5) Take another bowl and combine egg, molasses, vanilla and 12.5 cl (4 fl oz) of hot water in it.
6) Mix this with dry ingredients to form a smooth batter.
7) Pour this batter into the pie plate and cook in microwave for 10 minutes on high, rotating the dish every 3 minutes.
8) Take off the cake from oven and keep aside for 5 minutes.
9) Release the edges of cake using the tip of a knife and then unmold onto a serving plate upside down without removing the pie plate.
10) Allow the cake to stand for 5 minutes more and remove the pie plate.

SERVING
11) Slice and serve warm.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Microwaving
Dish: 
Cake
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Rhubarb
Interest: 
Party, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
21 Minutes
Ready In: 
51 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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