Gingerbread men - Nest in Normandy Dieppe

Gingerbread men

Ingredients: Yields 20 gingerbread men

From the cheesemarket:
125g butter at room temperature

From the grocery store:
125g brown sugar
150g honey
400g flour
2 tsp.  gingerbread spice mix
1 tsp. baking soda

  • Mix together the flour, spices and baking soda. Set aside.
  • Whisk together the butter, sugar and honey in a salad bowl. Add the flour mixture and whisk to obtain a smooth dough.
  • Form a ball and wrap it in cling film. Place in the fridge for 1 hour.
  • Pre-heat the oven to 180°C.  On a lightly floured surface, roll out the dough to a 5 mm thickness.  Cut out the gingerbread men with a cookie cutter.
  • Place the cookies on a tray covered with baking paper and bake them until golden.