14/12/2016

VlogmasBlogmas: White Chocolate Ginger Cookies

Ingredients:

- 25 Ginger Cookies (shop bought)
or you can make your own with this recipe we found.
- 300g White Chocolate, to melt
- Icing Pens (Red and Green), decoration

Ginger Cookies:
- 275g plain flour
- 1 dessertspoon ground ginger
- 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
- 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 125g butter, softened
- 200g caster sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 tablespoon water
- 4 tablespoons black treacle
- 2 tablespoons caster sugar

Instructions:

Ginger Cookies:

1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees. Sift together the flour, ginger, bicarbonate of soda, cinnamon, cloves and salt. Set aside.

2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and 200g sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in the egg, then stir in the water and treacle. Gradually stir the sifted ingredients into the treacle mixture. Shape dough into walnut sized balls, and roll them in the remaining 2 tablespoons of sugar. Place the biscuit mix 2 inches apart onto an ungreased baking tray, and flatten slightly.

3. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven. Allow biscuits to cool on baking tray for 5 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely.

Decorations:

1. Melt all the white chocolate in a pan or place into a heat proof bowl over a pan of boiling water.

2. Dip ginger cookies into the melted chocolate about less than half way through and place on baking paper to set in the fridge for about 10 mins.

3. Once set, using your icing pens to decorate how you wish or mistletoe (as shown above)
You may put back in the fridge for another 10 mins to set.

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Advent Calendar #13

Gin: Fifty Pounds London Dry Gin
Whisky: The Balvenie Double Wood
12 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky


Note: We will be doing a full review at the end of the advent calendar
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2 comments

  1. These are the cutest biscuits I think I've ever seen!!!! I'm going to make some!! Well done with the Holly detailing too it look so Christmassy!

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    1. Awww yay! Thank you, you defo should! So much fun, for the kids too!

      Thanks for reading and commenting☺️💓

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