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Honey Gingerbread

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  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Honey 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), warmed
  Molasses 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Warm milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Finely ground ginger 2 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1 Teaspoon
  Brandy 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Eggs 3 , well beaten
  Whole wheat pastry flour 2 7⁄8 Cup (46 tbs)
  Cream of tartar 1 Teaspoon
  Orange 1⁄2 Large, juiced
  Grated orange peel 1 Tablespoon (Of 1 Large Orange)
  Soda 1 Teaspoon
  Warm water 1 Tablespoon
  Seeded raisins 1 Cup (16 tbs)

Preheat oven to 350° F.and grease and flour a 9 1/2-inch springform pan.
In a large mixing bowl, cream butter until light and fluffy, then add honey and beat until smooth.
Add molasses and milk, then ginger, cinnamon, and nutmeg.
Stir in brandy.
Beat eggs until light and thick.
Mix flour and cream of tartar and add to batter alternately with the eggs.
Stir in orange juice and peel.
Combine soda with warm water and add to batter.
Last, add raisins and stir well.
Pour into prepared pan and bake in preheated oven for about 1 hour or until top of cake feels firm to the touch.
Serve with whipped cream

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3859 Calories from Fat 1033

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 117 g179.8%

Saturated Fat 66.2 g331.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 887.6 mg295.9%

Sodium 1791.4 mg74.6%

Total Carbohydrates 640 g213.3%

Dietary Fiber 40.9 g163.4%

Sugars 373.6 g

Protein 50 g100.7%

Vitamin A 79.6% Vitamin C 118.3%

Calcium 128.4% Iron 171.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Honey Gingerbread Recipe