Gingerbread


Gingerbread
Maybe this recipe will bring back memories.
213,8834.3/5 for 21 ratings
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Last modified on: February 21th 2011

For 1 Gingerbread, you will need:

Change those ingredients for: 1 Gingerbread 2 Gingerbreads 3 Gingerbreads

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
19 min.45 min.1 hour 4 min.
Keeping: Several days in a towel bag.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 5 min.
Gingerbread : Photo of step #1
Preheat oven to 180°C or 356°F.

Melt 60 g butter in a small pan on low heat, then set aside.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
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In another pan, put 125 g honey.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
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Heat 100 ml water and pour into pan with honey. Add 60 g brown sugar, mix well to dissolve, and add 1 tablespoon rum and a pinch of salt.

Stage 4 - 3 min.
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Pour this mixture into a food processor bowl, then add 125 g flour, 125 g rye flour and 10 g baking powder.

Stage 5 - 2 min.
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Add 12 g gingerbread spice mix.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
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Then 1 egg and melted butter, not too hot.

Stage 7 - 3 min.
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Switch on food processor (if you have a Kenwood, use the "K" Beater) and knead at slow speed 2 or 3 minutes, until mix is homogeneous.

Stage 8 - 3 min.
Gingerbread : Photo of step #8
Pour mixture into a cake mould, non-stick if possible.

Stage 9 - 40 min.
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Cook for about 40 minutes.

Don't turn out immediately, but allow cool slightly first.

Remarks

Afficionados of ginger bread (like Robert) say that it's better not too fresh (the next day maybe), sliced and buttered.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
2,537 Kcal or 10,622 Kj28 gr247 gr154 gr
127 %11 %23 %23 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
372 Kcal or 1,557 Kj4 gr36 gr23 gr
19 %2 %3 %3 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Rye flourRye flour: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Lumberjack turnovers, Sandwich bread, Jura bread, Natural leaven, Benoîton, ... All
HoneyHoney: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Yeast-based flaky dough (for croissants), Hazelnut and orange cake, Panettone, Nougat, Chocolate madeleines, ... All
FlourFlour: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Gâteau Nantais, How to seal a terrine or casserole dish, Pistachio shortbread biscuits, Strawberry and rhubarb crumble, Coq au vin, ... All
WaterWater: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Nonettes, Ali Baba bread, Turnip top soup, How to fry eggs well, Leavened bread, ... All

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