Recipe: Gluten Free Dairy Free Gingerbread

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gluten free dairy free gingerbread house

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If you follow me on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram you would have seen photos of the gingerbread house I made this week.

Yes, a homemade gingerbread house!

gluten free dairy free gingerbread house

The recipe is gluten and dairy free also.

This cookie dough is another one I wish you would add to your “must make” list.

I picked up a funny set of gingerbread cookie cutters earlier this year and had a fun time making some unusual gingerbread men.

gluten free dairy free gingerbread recipe

Gluten Free Dairy Free Gingerbread

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup Earth Balance vegan “butter”, softened
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp ground ginger and cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp cloves
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1/2 cup gluten free molasses
  • 3 cups gluten free flour blend (I like to use Compliments gluten free flour blend)

Method:

  1. In a stand mixer beat the vegan “butter” with the brown sugar. Scrap the sides of the bowl to incorporate all.
  2. Add the baking powder, baking soda, spices and salt and mix in.
  3. Add the egg, molasses and apple cider vinegar and mix on low speed.
  4. Scrape sides of bowl and beat mixture well.
  5. Add the gluten free flour and mix on low speed. Increase speed to medium and beat dough really well.
  6. Place dough in refrigerator for 3 hours or overnight to chill.
  7. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  8. Line 2 cookie sheets with parchment paper.
  9. Lightly flour the countertop with gluten free flour.
  10. Divide dough in half and roll out with a rolling pin.
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  12. Dust dough lightly with gluten free flour before rolling to prevent sticking.
  13. Cut out dough with various cookie cutters.
  14. Place on cookie sheet and bake for 9-10 minutes.
  15. Remove and cool.
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    gluten free dairy free gingerbread recipe

    Enjoy!

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