Posts Tagged ‘gingerbread’

Gingerbread Baby Cakes

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012
Slice of Gingerbread

Slice of Gingerbread

TWD – Tuesdays with Dorie

Gingerbread Baby Cakes

I’ve had my eye on these cute little cakes since I purchased Baking with Julia. I love gingerbread and these looked like a perfect winter holiday treat.
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Chewy Gingerbread Men

Saturday, December 10th, 2011
Chewy Gingerbread Cookies

Chewy Gingerbread Cookies

Chewy Gingerbread Men

Adapted from Cook’s Illustrated

Soft, chewy gingerbread cookies are one of my favorite holiday cookies.  The warm spices and molasses pair extremely well with coffee, milk, and hot cocoa.  Gingerbread cookies also have a wonderful holiday smell with the ginger, cinnamon, and cloves.  Be careful not to over bake this cookie; you want it nice and soft.  Store cookies in airtight containers at room temperature.  Place sheets of parchment in between the cookies to prevent the icing from sticking to the other cookies.
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Gingerbread

Saturday, November 26th, 2011
Gingerbread

Gingerbread

Gingerbread

Adapted from Lynne Rosetto Kasper

I found this recipe a number of years ago, most likely discovered from listening to Lynne’s wonderful show The Splendid Table.  This is the first time I made gingerbread at all, and I added some nutmeg and fresh ginger.  The warm spices are wonderful.  I love this served with a cup of black tea.
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