A Christmas Classic. These Gingerbread men cookies are a soft cookie with a mild ginger flavor. From an old family recipe.
Finally add egg and blend until well combined.
Chill thoroughly, I chill over night.
Roll out onto a floured surface to 1/4 inch thickness.
Cut into desired shapes
Bake at 400 degrees for 8-10 minutes on a greased cookie sheet.
Once cooled decorate with Royal Icing or whatever you choose.
This recipe will make about 8 dozen cookies depending on the size. Dough can also be frozen.
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