Spicy Gingerbread Men! Recipe

Looking for an easy Spicy Gingerbread Men! recipe? Learn how to make Spicy Gingerbread Men! using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by folkloric

Makes 78 servings



Nothing better for the holidays.

Recipe Ingredients for Spicy Gingerbread Men!

1/2 cup butter
3/4 cup brown sugar, packed
1/2 cup molasses
1 egg yolk
2 cups all-purpose flour, sifted
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
1 teaspoon ginger
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg

Recipe Directions for Spicy Gingerbread Men!

  1. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and brown sugar until smooth. Stir in molasses and egg yolk. Combine the flour, salt, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves, ginger, and nutmeg; blend into the molasses mixture until smooth. Cover, and chill for at least one hour.

  2. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). On a lightly floured surface, roll the dough out to 1/4 inch thickness. Cut into desired shapes with cookie cutters. Place cookies 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets.

  3. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven, until firm. Remove from cookie sheets to cool on wire racks. Frost or decorate when cool.

Categories

Dessert, Christmas

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 8.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
34
Calories from Fat
11
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.2g
2%
Saturated Fat
0.6g
3%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
6mg
2%
Sodium
33mg
1%
Potassium
43mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
5.4g
2%
Dietary Fiber
0.1g
0%
Sugars
2.5g
Protein
0.3g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 1%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
    Bad points
  • High in sugar
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