14 Gingerbread Recipes We Adore

Wondering how to make Gingerbread Recipes for great Gingerbread Houses and Men?  I’ve got your back with several recipes to make holiday gingerbread baking easy!  The best thing about gingerbread is that you can use it to decorate or just to eat.  Some of the tasty recipes include gingerbread houses, gingerbread cookies, gingerbread cupcakes, gingerbread biscotti, gingerbread cookie dough fudge, and more.  There is nothing quite like gingerbread, and these recipes will give you tons of ideas on how to make it spectacular.  {{knuckle bumps}}

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Gingerbread Recipes

Copycat Starbucks Gingerbread

1.  Copycat Starbucks Gingerbread ~ Just like Starbucks this delicious gingerbread loaf is slathered with a cream cheese frosting.  It’s absolute perfection!


2.  Gingerbread Cookiedough Fudge ~ This gingerbread fudge variation kinda of sorta of makes my heart beat a little faster.  I think it would make the perfect neighbor gift, don’t you?


3.  Gingerbread Cupcakes ~ Fluffy and moist, these cupcakes are the perfect holiday treat and a great way to use gingerbread in a fun way!

Maple Glazed Gingerbread Scones

4.  Maple Glazed Gingerbread Scones ~ Made with whole wheat pastry flour and all purpose flour these scrumptious scones will melt in your mouth.

Gingerbread Cookies Recipes

Gingerbread Cookie Bars

5.  Gingerbread Cookie Bars ~ The ease of gingerbread cookies without having to bake individually.  Saves time and work, but doesn’t skip on flavor.

Caramel Stuffed Gingerbread Cookies

6.  Caramel Stuffed Gingerbread Cookies ~ These actually make big soft gingerbread cookies, perfect for popping right into your mouth.  Rumor has it they are super delicious, too.

Gingerbread Biscotti

7.  Gingerbread Biscotti ~ Perfect for gift giving or warm beverages, this gingerbread recipe looks divine!

Gingerbread Heads

8.  Gingerbread Heads ~ Just because you don’t own a traditional gingerbread man cookie cutter doesn’t mean you have to be left out of all the festive gingerbread holiday fun.  Bakerella shows you how to turn a regular circle cookie cutter into cute gingerbread head cookies.  She also shares her favorite gingerbread recipe too.

Gingerbread S'more Houses

9.  Gingerbread S’more Houses ~ Gingerbread S’more Houses with Boozy Eggnog Marshmallow Filling. These are more than gingerbread cookies. They’re gingerbread s’more houses with boozy eggnog marshmallow filling and chocolate sandwiched in between. 

Gingerbread Cake 

Gingerbread Snack Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

10.  Gingerbread Snack Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting ~ Moist and fluffy gingerbread cake with a lemon cream cheese frosting.

Magic Cake Bars Recipe

11.  Magic Cake Bars Recipe ~ Learn the secret behind these layered looking cake bars.  Egg yolks and whites are beaten with sugar to make a curd like batter, which separates during baking.

Gingerbread Men


12.  SweetSugarBelle’s Favorite Gingerbread Recipe ~ These soft and spicy gingerbread cookies are make for decorating!

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13.  Chocolate Spice Gingerbread ~ This recipe is a spin on a traditional gingerbread cookie adding cocoa, cloves and black pepper for a headily spiced gingerbread that makes the house smell delicious as it is baking.  I can’t wait to try it, can you?

Gingerbread Men Cookie Sticks

14.  Gingerbread Men Cookie Sticks ~  Now here’s a treat I think my kids could really get behind.  The cookie recipe itself is a traditional gingerbread cookie, cut into strips and decorated like a gingerbread man.  Yummy and adorable.


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