Snowmen Gingerbread

Casseroles et claviers
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Snowmen Gingerbread
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Description

Gingerbread cookies scream Christmas. This version is made with ground almonds so the cookies are super hearty and have a nice nuttiness that is accented by the warming gingerbread spices. You can bake these into any festive shape you like, but there is something so comforting and adorable about gingerbread men when you draw their little features on with icing. These cookies make a great gift to give around the holidays, who doesn't love an edible gift?

Ingredients

250 grams flour
100 grams ground almonds
3 teaspoons gingerbread seasoning (blend)
100 grams granulated white sugar
100 grams brown sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
100 grams butter (soft, cut into pieces)
1 eggs
150 grams honey
150 grams powdered sugar
1 egg whites

Directions

1Preheat oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
2If you have a food processor, place all the ingredients in the bowl with the hook, and mix until obtaining a ball.
3Otherwise, mix the dry ingredients in a large bowl: flour, almonds, spices, sugar and baking powder. Make a well and gradually stir in the pieces of butter, then the egg and finally the honey. Mix until obtaining a ball: the dough will be a little bit sticky.
4Roll out the dough on a floured counter.
5Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Using cookie cutters, cut out biscuits and place them on the baking sheet.
6Bake for about 8-10 minutes.
7Wait until the gingerbread men are cool to handle without breaking them.
8Mix the icing sugar with the egg white (and possibly food colouring if you have any) and put the mixture into a piping bag.
9Decorate according to your mood!
10Supermarkets sell ready-made pens for decorating cakes in the baking aisle (where the baking powder, vanilla sugar etc. are stocked).
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NutritionView more

1030Calories
Sodium13%DV320mg
Fat54%DV35g
Protein27%DV14g
Carbs57%DV172g
Fiber20%DV5g

PER SERVING *

Calories1030Calories from Fat320
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat35g54%
Saturated Fat14g70%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol105mg35%
Sodium320mg13%
Potassium340mg10%
Protein14g27%
Calories from Fat320
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate172g57%
Dietary Fiber5g20%
Sugars118g236%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.