Gingerbread People

Ready in
25 min
Decorate them however you like – it's a fun activity for the whole family and they make a delicious holiday treat.

Serving Size


Estimated Cost*


Per Serving

Prep Time

15 min

Cooking Time

10 min

Price/Availability Effective Date: February 10, 2014


1.75 cups
0.6 cup Flour whole wheat
1 tbsp Ground Ginger
1 tsp Ground Cinnamon
0.5 tsp Ground Allspice
0.5 tsp Ground nutmeg
0.5 tsp Baking Soda
0.5 cup Becel® Salt-Free margarine
0.5 cup Light Brown Sugar
0.5 cup Molasses


  1. Combine flours, spices and baking soda in medium bowl; set aside.
  2. Beat Becel® Salt-Free margarine, sugar and molasses in large bowl with electric mixer until blended. Beat in flour mixture gradually until well combined. Shape into 2 balls. Flatten each ball into a disc, then wrap each in plastic wrap. Refrigerate at least 1 hour.
  3. Preheat oven to 350° F (180° C). Line baking sheets with parchment paper. Flour dough lightly, then roll between 2 sheets plastic wrap to 0.19 inch (0.5 cm) thickness. Dip cookie cutter into flour, then cut out shapes. Arrange on prepared baking sheet, 2 inches (5 cm) apart. Repeat with remaining dough.
  4. Bake until firm to the touch, about 10 minutes. Cool on baking sheet 1 minute. Remove to wire rack and cool completely. Store in airtight container.

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