Gingerbread


Gingerbread
Maybe this recipe will bring back memories.
213,8094.3/5 for 21 ratings
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Last modified on: February 21th 2011

For 2 Gingerbreads, 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 4.4 oz butter in a small pan on low heat, then set aside.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
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In another pan, put 8.8 oz honey.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
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Heat 7.0 oz water and pour into pan with honey. Add 4.2 oz brown sugar, mix well to dissolve, and add 2 tablespoons rum and a pinch of salt.

Stage 4 - 3 min.
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Pour this mixture into a food processor bowl, then add 13.7 oz flour, 13.7 oz rye flour and 0.7 oz baking powder.

Stage 5 - 2 min.
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Add 0.8 oz gingerbread spice mix.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
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Then 2 eggs 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
5,074 Kcal or 21,244 Kj56 gr494 gr309 gr
254 %21 %47 %47 %
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.

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This recipe uses (among others)
FlourFlour: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Flamiche, Wiener Schnitzel, Strawberry and rhubarb crumble, Special small breads, Craquelin (sweet cracker dough), ... All
Rye flourRye flour: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Benoîton, Fougasse with bacon and Comté, Lumberjack turnovers, Sandwich bread, Natural leaven, ... All
HoneyHoney: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Hazelnut and orange cake, Nougat, Panettone, Cranachan, Chocolate madeleines, ... All
WaterWater: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Chocolate eclairs, Creamy risotto with diced vegetables and flax seeds, Cooking sugar, Stewed plums, Quince and apple compote, ... All

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