Dark Gingerbread Recipe

This Dark Gingerbread Recipe is a healthy vegetarian dessert using natural baking ingredients.

| March/April 1978

This Dark Gingerbread Recipe is a delicious vegetarian dessert using all natural ingredients.

Gingerbread Recipe

A moist and tender dark-black gingerbread which is very simple to make. Serve it with whipped cream or vanilla ice cream. Or serve it with a big bowl of yogurt fruit salad for a summer dinner.


1/3 cup butter
3/4 cup molasses
1/4 cup honey
2 tsp baking soda
1/2 cup buttermilk
1 egg
1/2 tsp sea salt
2 tsp dry ginger
2 cups whole wheat pastry flour


1. Put the butter, molasses and honey in a pot and cook until they boil.

mother earth news fair 2018 schedule


Next: April 28-29, 2018
Asheville, NC

Whether you want to learn how to grow and raise your own food, build your own root cellar, or create a green dream home, come out and learn everything you need to know — and then some!