Gingerbread Men

Here is a great recipe for some tasty Dairy Free Gingerbread men.

 

Ingredients

  • 60g dairy-free butter
  • 175g plain flour
  • 1 tablespoon sunflower oil
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons ground ginger
  • 90g soft light brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons golden syrup

Directions

  1. Sieve the flour into a large mixing bowl and stir in ginger, cinnamon and baking powder. Cut theĀ  dairy-free butter into small pieces and lightly work the butter into the flour mixture until it resembles breadcrumbs.
  2. Now, stir in the sugar.
  3. Using a different bowl, whisk together the sunflower oil and golden syrup. Slowly whisk this into the rest of the mixture and it will start to clump together. Keep mixing together into a dough and knead until smooth.
  4. Wrap your dough in cling film and pop in the fridge for 20 minutes
  5. Preheat the oven to 170 C / Gas 3 and grease two baking trays
  6. Roll out the dough to a 5mm thickness. Get your cutter and press out the shapes
  7. Bake until golden-brown (roughly 10 mins). Then let them cool down and decorate at will

Why not add some dairy free chocolate chips or raisins