10 Ways to Make Gingerbread

Gingerbread is a seasonal favorite, from cookies to damp cakes, but there are so many forms the spiced, molasses-laden batter can take. From cupcakes to waffles and the classics in between, here are ten ways to enjoy gingerbread this holiday season. Besides tasting wonderful, is there a better potpourri?

  • Ginger Cookies 1 of 10
    Ginger Cookies
    These crackly cookies are rolled in coarse sugar, making them crunchy on the outside, soft within.
    Family Bites has the recipe!
  • Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies 2 of 10
    Chewy Ginger Molasses Cookies
    These soft, chewy, spicy cookies are classics — everyone should pull out a recipe for them once a year.
    Sophistimom has the recipe!
  • Baked Apple Gingerbread Pancake 3 of 10
    Baked Apple Gingerbread Pancake
    Gingerbread makes a beautiful puffed pancake. Its warm, heady spices are a perfect match for chunks of apple.
    Simple Bites has the recipe!
  • Classic Gingerbread Men 4 of 10
    Classic Gingerbread Men
    If you're a gingerbread purist, go for the classic cookie form — of course, other shapes work too.
    Food for My Family has the recipe!
  • Double Gingerbread Cupcakes 5 of 10
    Double Gingerbread Cupcakes
    Dense gingerbread in cupcake form, with cream cheese frosting and wee gingerbread cookie cut-outs. Perfect for any holiday party!
    Make double gingerbread cupcakes
  • Gingerbread Waffles 6 of 10
    Gingerbread Waffles
    Try gingerbread for breakfast — in the form of waffles!
    Make gingerbread waffles
  • Maple Gingerbread Cut-out Cookies 7 of 10
    Maple Gingerbread Cut-out Cookies
    A milder form of gingerbread, these roll and cut cookies are made with pure maple syrup instead of molasses.
    Dinner with Julie has the recipe!
  • Heart-shaped Cookies That Perch on Your Mug 8 of 10
    Heart-shaped Cookies That Perch on Your Mug
    Adorable gingerbread cookies are notched so that you can sit them on the edge of your mug of hot milk or hot chocolate!
    Make heart-shaped cookies
  • Pumpkin Stout Gingerbread 9 of 10
    Pumpkin Stout Gingerbread
    This moist, dense cake gets richness from pumpkin puree and dark stout.
    Dinner with Julie has the recipe!
  • Gingerbread Whoopie Pies 10 of 10
    Gingerbread Whoopie Pies
    Upgrade your cookies to whoopee pies, sandwiched with a lemon cream frosting.
    McCormick has the recipe!

Want to make the perfect gingerbread house? Check out these easy tips!

Article Posted 5 years Ago

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