- 4 centimetre cinnamon stick, or 2 teasp ground cinnamon
- 1 nutmeg, whole, or 1 teasp ground nutmeg
- 12 cloves whole, or 1/2 teasp ground cloves
- 1/2 tablespoon cardamon pods, or 1/2 teasp ground cardamon
- 1/2 teaspoon ginger powder
- 550 gram Self Raising Flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 lemon zest
- 1 orange zest
- 200 gram Caster Sugar (or milled from raw)
- 200 gram Butter softened
- 2 eggs
Recipe is created for
TM 5Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!
Pre Heat oven 175 degrees. Line Baking tray with Baking PaperThis recipe is much tastier if using whole spices rather than powder.
Add Cardamon pods 20 secs "Counter-clockwise operation" speed 7. Remove husks and unopened pods.
Add Cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves mill 1 min speed 9
Add ginger powder, flour and baking powder. Mix 10 sec speed 7
Add lemon and orange zest mill 10 sec speed 9
Add butter and heat 1 min 60 degrees speed 4
Add Eggs and Sugar beat 15 sec speed 5
Add flour mixture mix 40 sec speed 4. Scrape down sides 10 sec speed 4
Roll out on floured surface or thermomat.
Use gingerbread man cutter place on baking tray baking 10 -15 mins.
When cool decorate
Accessories you need
Use gingerbread man cutter upside down to make reindeers. Decorate with Royal Icing (or pick up icing kit from supermarket and use the white and brown colours. The noses are like mini MNM’s and in baking section of the supermarket.
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