How to Make an Amazing Homemade Gingerbread House--Without Going Crazy

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The first step is to make the dough from a combination of flour, ground ginger, ground cinnamon, baking soda, salt, ground cardamom, vegetable shortening, sugar, eggs, and dark molasses. For ... more 
Step 1-
The first step is to make the dough from a combination of flour, ground ginger, ground cinnamon, baking soda, salt, ground cardamom, vegetable shortening, sugar, eggs, and dark molasses. For the gingerbread recipe, click here. less 
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Thu, Oct 6, 2011 3:32 PM EDT
If the words "Gingerbread House" make you think of a structure as daunting as the one Hansel and Gretel stumbled on, take a look here. This charming cottage is actually quite simple to assemble, especially with the step-by-step photos and the detailed instructions.



For the dough recipe, click here.


For the icing recipe, click here.



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