1 cup shortening
2 tsps soda
1 cup brown sugar
4 cups flour
2 tbsps white sugar
2 tsps ginger
1 egg
1 tsp cinnamon
1 cup Steen's Pure Cane Syrup
1/2 tsp nutmeg
1/2 cup sour milk
1/2 tsp salt


Cream sugars and shortening, add egg, then syrup. Put soda in sour milk, add to mixture alternately with flour and spices. Chill overnight. Bake at 325 degrees for about 10 to 12 minutes.