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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.