Gingerbread skeletons

Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 10 mins
Gingerbread skeletons

350g plain flour

1tsp bicarbonate soda

2tsp ground ginger

100g butter

175g brown sugar

4tbsp golden syrup

1 beaten egg

White writing icing

Sieve the plain flour, mix 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda & 2 tsp ground ginger together.

Using the rub-in method, combine the flour mixture with the butter. Once it resembles fine breadcrumbs, stir in the brown sugar, followed by the golden syrup and egg. Mix to form a soft dough.

Roll out and use a specialised cutter to make your gingerbread men.

Place on a greased baking sheet and bake at Fan180ºC/Gas Mark 5 for 10-12mins.

Once the cookies have cooled completely, use white writing icing to mark out your gingerbread skeletons’ bones.

Preparation Time
15 minutes

Cooking Time
10 minutes

Main ingredients
Flour, Eggs

Recipe Type
Snacks, Cookies & Biscuits

Special Info
Vegetarian, Pregnant Mums

Level of Difficulty
Easy

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