Heat up 1 cup of organic applesauce, homemade if possible
Remove from heat
Add 1/8 cup molasses and 1/4 cup amber agave syrup or maple syrup
Add 1 tsp baking soda and stir all together
Beat in mixer 2 large organic eggs with 2/3 cup organic sugar
Add 1/3 cup canola oil
Sift together 1 1/2 cup unbleached organic flour, 1 tsp powdered ginger or 1/4 cup finely minced fresh ginger, 1 tsp cinnamon, 1/4 tsp salt and 1/4 tsp ground cloves
Mix the applesauce mixture and flour mixture with the egg mixture. Add a handful of golden raisins if you like.
Spray mold or pan with non stick spray or oil
Bake until gingerbread is firm to the touch.
12 minutes for Madeleine molds. 22 minutes for gingerbread men molds. 40 -50 minutes for a loaf pan or 9×9 baking pan. Do not over bake. As soon as your finger touch leaves no mark, remove from oven and let cool.