Gingerbread Men

neil bougourd | 27 November, 2022


1/2 cup butter, softened

3/4 cup packed brown sugar

1/3 cup molasses

1 egg

2 Tbsp water

2 2/3 cups all purpose flour

1 tsp baking soda

1/2 tsp salt

1 Tbsp Baking Spice

1/2 tsp ginger


Cream butter and brown sugar together. Beat molasses, egg, and water.

In another bowl blend dry ingredients; Flour, salt, baking soda, and spices. Then gradually mix it into the wet ingredients. 

Divide in two parts  - make either into a ball, cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes.

Pre-heat over to 350º. Roll out the dough on a floored surface and cut with cookie cutter - place on greased baking sheet.

Bake for 8-10 minutes and let cool.