Gingerbread houses you can bake together with the children to decorate them and to give to loved ones.
- Cooking time: 90 Minutes
- Flour — 350 grams
- Ginger powder — 2 tablespoons
- Soda slaked — 1 teaspoon
- Butter — 150 grams
- The bright sugar — 175 grams
- Egg — 1 piece
- Liquid honey — 2 tablespoons
For the glaze:
- The glaze finish or protein — 300 grams
- Candy colored — to taste
- Marshmallows to taste
- Marshmallows to taste
- Marmalade chewing long — to taste
- Candy — to taste
Method of preparation
First make a pattern out of cardboard for the house.
Cut 2 rectangular parts of the side walls (16 cm X 12 cm), 2 rectangular parts of the roof (18 cm X 12 cm), and 2 parts front and back walls with bevels on top of the roof of the house: height – 12cm, width – 12cm, and bevels – 8.5 cm
In a bowl, combine flour, baking soda and ground ginger, add sliced butter, sugar, chop them all into crumbs in a blender or with a knife.
In a saucepan heat the honey, add it to the flour crumbs, beat the egg, mix thoroughly until smooth. Should get a soft dough.
Divide the dough into 2 parts. Roll out on paper, floured, two layers 3 mm thick.
With the help of cardboard templates cut out test all parts of the house. Put together with paper on a baking sheet and refrigerate for 15 minutes.
Bake for 8-10 minutes in the oven, preheated to 190 degrees.
Remove the pan from the oven, put the cakes templates and trim the ends with a knife until the pastry is warm.
Let cool 5 minutes. Place on a rack to cool completely.
Take ready-made icing or make it yourself. Put in a plastic bag, cut the corner of the bag, to get a very narrow opening.
Prepare the ground for the house from a candy box, shots of her white paper. Brush glaze the edges of all parts of the house and connect the first wall, clutching each other’s hands to form a basis. Put it in a box. Then cover a house of gingerbread roof, after brushing the edges with glaze.
Draw frosting the Windows of the cottage, the snow on the roof, sprinkle with coconut. From marshmallows make the pipe. The angles of the house again, brush with glaze and decorate with colored candies. Slice the jelly into thin strips, brush with glaze, put him from the door, holding the jelly to the wall. Stick with glaze door handle, cut out of marshmallow or marshmallow. Sprinkle coconut around the base of the gingerbread house from ginger bread.
A house of gingerbread cookies with their hands ready!