czwartek, 18 grudnia 2014

Gingerbread men


3 glasses of wheat flour
1 spoon of ground cinnamon
1 spoon of ground ginger
½ spoon of ground clove
½ teaspoon of salt
2 spoons of milk
170g of butter
¾ teaspoon of baking soda
¾ glasses of treacle
¾ glasses of brown sugar


1. Mix wheat flour, sugar, cinnamon, ginger, clove, salt and baking soda in a bowl. Add butter - cut into small pieces and mix everething with a hand mixer. Add treacle and milk slowly. Mix as long as you get consistens dough.
2. Divide the dough into 2 parts. Roll the two parts. You schould have about a 6-7mm - thick dough (dough is glutinous so use baking paper to roll it) Put the dough into a fridge for two hours.
3. Heat the oven to 175 - 180℃
4. Take  the dough out. Carve gingerbread men using a mould. You can also carve other shapes.
5. Bake gingerbread mean for about 8-11 minutes. They should be tender inside.
6.You can use icing to decorate the gingerbread men.