Gingerbread squares

Preparation time:
25 mins
Cooking time:
30-35 mins

These moreish rich squares are perfect for an after dinner treat.

Ingredients checklist


Step 1

Preheat oven temperature oven to 170c/150c fan. Grease and line 8 x 11 inch shallow tin

Step 2

Mix margarine, syrup, treacle and sugar in saucepan and melt gently. Cool slightly before beating in eggs and milk.

Step 3

Put flour, oats, spices and sodium bicarbonate into a mixing bowl and combine. Pour in melted ingredients and beat well.

Step 4

Pour into the tin and bake for 30-35 minutes or until firm to the touch. Cool before cutting into squares.

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