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June 5 is National Gingerbread Day!

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Looking for good gingerbread recipes to celebrate for today’s Food Holiday? Well here are 6 Ginger Bread recipes for you to prepare Today!

1. BEST Soft Gingerbread Cookies

BEST Soft Gingerbread Cookies

Ingredients:

2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons ground ginger
1 teaspoon baking soda
3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
1/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup butter, softened
1 cup white sugar
1 egg
1 tablespoon water
1/4 cup molasses
4 tablespoons white sugar

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2. Soft and Chewy Gingerbread Molasses Chocolate Chip Bars

Soft and Chewy Gingerbread Molasses Chocolate Chip Bars

Ingredients:

1/2 cup unsalted butter (1 stick), melted
1 large egg
1 cup light brown sugar, packed
1/2 cup unsulphered light or medium molasses (not blackstrap, it’s too pungent)
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
3 teaspoons ground ginger
2 teaspoons cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground cloves
1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
pinch salt, optional to taste
1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 1/2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips, divided

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3. Gingerbread Smoothie

Gingerbread Smoothie

Ingredients:

1½ cups coconut milk from carton or milk of choice
1 small banana, frozen
¼ tsp. nutmeg
½ tsp. cinnamon
½ tsp. ginger, ground
⅛ tsp. cloves, ground
1tsp. vanilla extract
1 tbsp. molasses
¼ tsp. stevia or sugar to taste
1 cup ice

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4. Gingerbread Cupcakes

Gingerbread Cupcakes

Ingredients:

CUPCAKES
1/2 cup (115g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature
1/2 cup (100g) packed dark brown sugar (or light brown)
1 egg, at room temperature
1/2 cup (120ml) milk, at room temperature*
1/2 cup (156g) molasses
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 and 1/3 cups (167g) all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
1/4 teaspoon ground allspice

CREAM CHEESE FROSTING
8 oz (224g) full-fat cream cheese, softened to room temperature
1/4 cup (60g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature
2 cups (240g) confectioners’ sugar
1-2 Tablespoons (15-30ml) cream or milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

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5. Old Fashioned Ginger Bread

Old Fashioned Ginger Bread

Ingredients:

1 1/2 tsp ground ginger
1 1 /2 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp ground cloves
8 1/2 ounces of plain flour (2 cups)
2 1/4 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt
10 fluid ounces of boiling water (1 1/4 cups)
2 fluid ounces of dark treacle
4 fluid ounces of Golden Syrup
(you may use 6 ounces of mild molasses instead (3/4 cup)…I USED MOLASSES
3/4 tsp baking soda
6 Tbsp butter, softened
5.6 ounces of dark brown sugar (3/4 cup, packed)
1 large egg at room temp.

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6. Gingerbread Blondies with Molasses Buttercream Frosting

Gingerbread Blondies with Molasses Buttercream Frosting

Ingredients:

For the Gingerbread Blondies
2 cups flour
1 tsp baking powder
½ tsp salt
¼ tsp baking soda
1 tbsp powdered ginger
¾ cup butter
2 cups brown sugar
2 eggs
3 tsp vanilla extract
1 tbsp finely grated fresh ginger root
⅓ cup finely chopped candied ginger root (optional)
For the Molasses Buttercream Frosting
2 cups icing sugar (powdered sugar)
¼ cup butter
3 tbsp molasses
1-3 tbsp milk

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