Host An Unforgettable Book Club

Book Selection, Ideas, Food for Thought,
and More!

Follow Buttery Books on Facebook
Follow Buttery Books on Twitter
Follow Buttery Books on RSS Feed



Print this post Print this post    Email This Post Email This Post


Aurelius’ Ginger Cake Recipe



This ginger cake is the perfect blend of sweet and spicy. I made small cakes using a square muffin pan. In The Thirteenth Tale, Aurelius is a baker and caterer and this is one of his specialties.

Prep:  15 minutes | Cook Time:  45 minutes | Makes:  12 mini cakes

Ginger Cake Recipe

Ingredients

  • 2 1/4 cups self-rising flour
  • 2 tablespoons ground ginger
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1 cup unsalted butter
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 tablespoons fresh grated ginger root
  • Powdered sugar as garnish

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 °F.
  2. Grease and flour a square muffin pan or use a cooking spray for baking.
  3. In a medium bowl, sift the flour and ground spices together.
  4. In a large bowl, cream the butter and brown sugar.  Beat in the eggs one at a time, beating well between each addition.  Stir in the vanilla and grated ginger root.
  5. Alternately add the milk and flour, stirring until just combined after each addition.
  6. Pour into the prepared muffin pan and bake at 350 °F for about 45 minutes until toothpick comes out clean.   Lightly sprinkle with powdered sugar.

Our Recommendations




Copyright © 2017 ButteryBooks.com All Rights Reserved.

Looking for Related Information on this Buttery Books Post?

Try Google Search

Custom Search


Author:   Category: sweets  Tags:  


Feel free to add your ideas, comments or book review below.

Comments:

Image Uploader

Add images to your comment before submitting. Upload each image (no larger than 500 kb) one at a time.