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Gingerbread with Raisins

This gingerbread makes a wonderful, low-fat treat. We eat bread everyday and it’s crucial to eat low fat food, and this recipe is the answer to it. Now you can make your own healthy gingerbread at home and enjoy it for 3- 30 days. The ingredients required are always available in everyone’s kitchen so put your apron on and get set to bake.
  Water 1 3⁄4 Cup (28 tbs)
  Sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Raisins 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Cinnamon 2 Teaspoon
  Grated ginger/Ground ginger 1 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 3⁄4 Teaspoon, ground
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cloves 1⁄4 Teaspoon, ground
  Whole wheat pastry flour/All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Blackstrap molasses 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Fortified non dairy milk/Water 2 Tablespoon
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon, powdered

1. In a medium saucepan, combine water, sugar, raisins, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, salt, and cloves and bring to a boil and then simmer for 2 minutes.
2. Remove the saucepan from heat and let cool completely, either in the refrigerator for 45 minutes or in the freezer for about 15 minutes.
3. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
4. Grease a 9-inch square baking pan with vegetable oil spray.
5. In a medium bowl, combine the flour, baking soda, and baking powder.
6. Gradually stir the flour mixture into the cooled raisin mixture along with the molasses and non-dairy milk.
7. In the greased baking pan, spread the mixture and bake for 30 minutes until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
8. Sprinkle with the optional powdered sugar just before slicing.
9. Cover and store in a container for up to 3 days in the refrigerator or up to 1 month in the freezer.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
How do you make a healthy gingerbread? Well the solution is right here!! Click on the video and watch to learn how. A dairy-free recipe, this is a good variation to the regular recipe. Full of flavor and simple to make, this is definitely a great try!

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1712 Calories from Fat 43

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 5 g7.2%

Saturated Fat 1.2 g6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 3028.1 mg126.2%

Total Carbohydrates 406 g135.4%

Dietary Fiber 27.5 g109.8%

Sugars 272 g

Protein 22 g43.5%

Vitamin A 0.7% Vitamin C 4.9%

Calcium 69.6% Iron 65.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Gingerbread With Raisins Recipe Video