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How do you make ginger bread cookies at home?
Place 1 portion of the dough on a lightly floured surface. Sprinkle flour over dough and rolling pin. Roll dough to a scant 1/4-inch thick. Use additional flour to avoid sticking. Cut out cookies with desired cutter– the ginger bread man is our favorite of course.
How to bake gingerbread people?
Separate the dough into three pieces. Form into logs and wrap in plastic wrap. Refrigerate at least 1 hour. The Spruce / Katarina Zunic When ready to bake, remove dough from oven and preheat oven to 350 F. Roll dough out to a thickness of 1/4-inch. Use cookie cutters to make gingerbread people. Bake 8 to 10 minutes.
How do you make a simple cookie recipe?
It鈥檚 simple! Whisk together your dry ingredients. Flour, cinnamon, ginger, baking soda, cloves, salt and nutmeg. Beat the dough. Using either a stand mixer or a hand mixer, beat the butter and sugar together until light and fluffy. Add in eggs and molasses, and beat on medium speed until combined.
What kind of cookies do you make for gingerbread men?
This molasses-dark, ginger-and-spice flavored cookie is perfect for gingerbread men. We roll it a bit thicker than usual, to give the cookies just a hint of chew.