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Gingerbread Cookie Icing

This is the easiest and best way to ice your gingerbread cookies. Works every time - with just two ingredients.

Yesterday I shared my favorite recipe for Gingerbread cookies with you. While the cookies taste great plain (I actually prefer them that way), they are also wonderful iced and they look very pretty if you take the time to decorate with a simple gingerbread icing. Here’s the recipe we use: Gingerbread Icing 1 cup powdered […]

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Old Fashioned Gingerbread

1 cup molasses or sorghum 1/2 cup hot tap water 6 tablespoons melted margarine 1/2 teaspoon salt 1-1/2 teaspoons ground ginger 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 cups whole wheat or white flour This recipe is ancient. Folks used to make it before sugar was as widely available as it is today. First melt the margarine. […]

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