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Gingerbread cookies

  • Vegetarian Diet

    Diet based on cereals, pulses, nuts, seeds, vegetables, fruits and other animal foods such as honey and eggs. Excludes meat, fish, mollusks.

  • Nuts Free Diet

    It is usually followed when someone is allergic to nuts.

Gingerbread cookies

Method

  • Preheat the oven to 180* C (350*F) Fan.
  • Beat the sugar and butter in a mixer, until light and fluffy.
  • Combine the flour with the rest of the dry ingredients in a bowl.
  • Add the eggs to the mixer, taking care to add one at a time, until completely combined. Then add the honey.
  • Now add the flour mixture. Mix just until everything is combined. Divide into 4 parts. Wrap in plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 1 hour, until the dough is firm.
  • Roll the dough out with a rolling pin. Cut out gingerbread men or any other shapes you may prefer.
  • Bake for 12-14 minutes. Allow to cool on a wire rack.
  • Decorate or serve with “Royal Icing”.

 

Tip

Don’t worry if the gingerbread cookies are a little soft when they come out of the oven. They will harden as they cool.
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Nutritional
Chart

Nutrition information per portion

170
Calories (kcal)
9 %

Calories

Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

5.2
Total Fat (g)
7 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

3.1
Saturated Fat (g)
16 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

28.0
Total Carbs (g)
11 %

Carbohydrates

The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

11.0
Sugars (g)
12 %

Sugars

Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

2.7
Protein (g)
5 %

Protein

It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

1.0
Fibre (g)
4 %

Fibers

They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

0.23
Sodium (g)
4 %

Salt

A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.

*The nutritional chart and the symbols refer to the basic recipe and not to the serving suggestions.

*To calculate nutritional table data, we use software by Nutritics logo 917a1b6ba55874b5d139866e10c236ccff8cbaa226cb4c05ba54efca0b20cc63

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