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Gingerbread Men from a Cake Mix

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Makes: 4 servings Total Time: 3 hr
Category: Cookies Sub Category: Other

what you need
  • 18 1/4 oz. spice cake mix
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/3 cup oil
  • 1/3 cup dark molasses
  • 2 tsp. ground ginger
  • Assorted decorative candies, raisins, etc.
make it
Combine cake mix, flour, eggs, oil, molasses and ginger in a large bowl. Stir until thoroughly blended (mixture will be soft). Refrigerate 2 hours.

Preheat oven to 375. Roll dough to 1/4" thickness on lightly floured surface. Cut with gingerbread man cookie cutter. Place cutout cookies 3" apart on ungreased baking sheets. Decorate as desired using raisins or candies.

Bake 8-10 minutes until edges start to brown. Remove immediately to cooling racks. Cool completely. Store in an airtight container.
Average Rating  (2)
Rated  by robinjene on 11/19/2009 This is a wonderful and easy recipe. Some gingerbread recipes are too strong for me, but I made this twice last Christmas and have already started this season. I use a cookie scoop and muffin top pan to get perfectly round consistent sized. cookies.
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