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    Gingerbread Recipe (Gluten-Free)


    Scott Adams

    ½ cup dark brown sugar
    ¾ stick butter, softened, creamed
    1 cup un-sulfured molasses
    2 cups Gluten Free Flour Mix
    ½ teaspoon soda
    1 ½ teaspoon ginger
    ½ teaspoon cinnamon
    Dash pumpkin pie spice mix (ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves)
    1/3 cup buttermilk
    1/3 cup milk 2%
    1 egg


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    Mix with a fork or whisk, might need tiny bit more milk, should be like a cake mix. Pour into loaf pan and bake at 350F for about one hour.

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    Guest marion samuel

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    I am going to a gingerbread house making class at the school in which I teach and hope to be able to try your gluten-free version--I'm not celiac just intolerant--recently diagnosed.

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    I like how easy this recipe looks. I would like to make Gingerbread boys.

     

    Thank you

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    I would love to know what the 'gluten free flour mix' was - it would make using this recipe a whole lot easier for beginners.

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    Guest Valorie

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    This recipe is the yummiest one I've seen, I can't wait to try it!

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    I agree on the "gluten free flour mix'. what does this consist of? Is it a pre made store bough mix, the link takes you to all the different flours, not very helpful. I tried a different recipe and ended up with no rise what so ever in my cookies, using a gluten free "flour mix" made from a cook book. Although yummy I don't want to end up with ginger crumble again.

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    Not telling us what is in the gluten free baking mix makes this recipe risky to use. Our time and money is important. If you're going to give us a recipe give the complete ingredients.

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    Guest Bugsmoocher

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    Not telling us what is in the gluten free baking mix makes this recipe risky to use. Our time and money is important. If you're going to give us a recipe give the complete ingredients.

    Wonderful recipe - made it yesterday. Great texture and excellent flavor. I always have issues with refrigerated cookie dough crumbling, so I did not refrigerate the dough. I used plastic wrap on a wet counter top (makes a perfect stick-free work surface), sprinkled with with rice flour, and rolled out the dough. It was a fun and easy recipe. Thank you very much. For flour I used 4 parts rice flour to 1 part tapioca flour.

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    Anyone cooking for celiacs should know to go to health food store to buy all-purpose gluten free flour. I creamed sugar & butter together. I Combined dry ingredients. I combined molasses, milks, and egg. I added dry & wet ingredients to butter/sugar mixture alternately, beginning and ending with dry ingredients. Turned out fine - a little strong for my taste.

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    Not telling us what is in the gluten free baking mix makes this recipe risky to use. Our time and money is important. If you're going to give us a recipe give the complete ingredients.

    They did give the ingredients if you clicked the link for "gluten-free baking mix" there were tons to choose from.

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    Guest Cathy

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    Way to much molasses!!! But otherwise good, next time I make it I won't put the whole cup, maybe like a quarter cup instead.

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