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Beautiful Gingerbread Cookies

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Come and enjoy the classic taste of Gingerbread Cookies and let the kids decorate them at home and have some fun while doing so.

Gingerbread Cookies
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Beautiful Gingerbread Cookies

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For a festive treat, try Gingerbread Cookies and let the kids decorate them!

  • Author: EsmeSalon
  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 80 cookies depending on size of patterns 1x
  • Category: Cake, Cupcakes, Cookies and Tarts
  • Method: Easy

Ingredients

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  • 1/2 cup butter, room temperature
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence
  • 2 1/2 cup flour
  • 1 tsp ginger powder
  • 1 tsp bicarb of soda
  • 1/2 tsp nutmeg
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon powder
  • 1 tsp mixed spice
  • 1/2 tsp salt

Instructions

  1. Cream together butter, sugar, and honey.
  2. Add egg and vanilla, and mix well.
  3. Sift in dry ingredients.
  4. Make it into a soft dough.
  5. Roll out the dough on a floured surface.
  6. Cut into shapes.
  7. Place on baking sheets.
  8. Bake at 180C / 350F for 8 to 10 minutes.

Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 2 cookies
  • Calories: 67
  • Sugar: 4.2 g
  • Sodium: 63.6 mg
  • Fat: 2.5 g
  • Carbohydrates: 10.3 g
  • Fiber: 0.3 g
  • Protein: 1 g
  • Cholesterol: 10.8 mg

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14 thoughts on “Beautiful Gingerbread Cookies”

  1. Gingerbread cookies are one of my favorites! I like to make them with a snowflake cookie cutter too. Sounds yummy! Thank you for sharing Esme.

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    • Morning Gail. Thank you so much for popping in and I totally agree with you, that kids will enjoy baking these and decorating them. Thanks for hosting and that I am allowed to share links at your InLinkz party.

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