Makes 1 (9x9x2 inches) cake pan
Preheat oven to 350F (175C).
Melt in heavy pan and let cool
- ½ cup butter
- ½ cup sugar
- 1 beaten egg
- 2½ cups sifted all-purpose flour
- 1½ teaspoons baking soda
- 1 teaspoon each cinnamon and ginger
- ½ teaspoon salt
- 1 tablespoon grated orange rind (add after sifted)
- ½ cup light molasses
- ½ cup honey
- 1 cup hot water
- Add the sifted and liquid ingrédients alternately to the butter mixture until blended.
- Bake in a greased pan about 1 hour.