Ginger Bread House Dough

Ginger bread dough for ginger bread house, (Pepparkaks hus)
For one house:
1 1/2 stick of butter (150 gram)
1 cup of sugar (2 1/2 dl)
1/2 cup water (1 dl)
1/4 cup syrup (1/2 dl)
1/2 tbsp ground cloves
1/2 tbsp Cinnamon
1/2 tbsp ground ginger
1/2 tbsp Baking Soda
3 3/4 cup flour (7 1/2 dl)

  1. Mix flour and baking soda in a bowlMelt butter in a pot, add water, sugar and syrup finally add the spices. Let the mixture cool before pouring it over the flour mixture.
  2. Let the dough rest in the fridge for 24 hours
  3. Roll the dough very thinly, cut out your pieces. It is easiest to roll the dough directly on the parchment paper.
  4. Bake for 420F (225C) until golden brown. Bake equal sized pieces together

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