Gingerbread Gypsies

1
Zelda Hopkins

By
@Zelda51

This is my favorite gingerbread recipe. And then I love to decorate them. So enjoy the Holidays.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
serves 12 or more
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    margarine
  • 1/2 c
    dark brown sugar, packed firmly
  • 1/4 c
    dark molasses
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    ginger, ground
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon, ground
  • 1/2 tsp
    nutmeg, ground
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • PREPARED ICINGS FOR DECORATING, OPTIONAL

How to Make Gingerbread Gypsies

Step-by-Step

  1. In large bowl, beat margarine and sugar until light and creamy. Beat in molasses.; Combine flour, ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg, baking soda, and salt; Beat into creamed mixture until just combined. Form dough into ball. On floured surface, roll dough into 1/8 inch thickness. Cut out shapes.
  2. Bake on ungreased cookie sheet at 350 degrees for 10 to 13 minutes or until lightly browned on bottom. Cool 1 minute on sheet, remove cookies to wire rack to cool completely. Frost or decorate if desired.

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About Gingerbread Gypsies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids
Hashtags: #Kids #Gingerbread




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