Archive for November, 2009

PostHeaderIcon The Joy of Gingerbread


Sandra Lee Christmas 2009 Magazine

In this special collector’s issue, Sandra Lee has compiled some of the tastiest and easiest Gingerbread yummies – The Joy of Gingerbread.

Recipes Include:
Ginger Truffles
Gingerbread Rum Cakes
Ginger Orange-Filled Cookies
Gingerbread Cutout Cookies
Gingerbread Triffle
Gingerbread Fruitcake Men
Gingerbread Fruitcake
Gingerbread Tiramisu
Pecan Gingerbread Tart

PostHeaderIcon Pretty Red Gingerbread Boy LOVE Shirt

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Love this one! No need for a recipe for this cute Gingerbread character colorful image with red candy buttons & tiny hearts. This would make a great great! Details here.

PostHeaderIcon Gingerbread Chef Plates & Mugs at Williams-Sonoma

Williams-Sonoma Gingerbread Dishes

Inspired by Christmas tradition, this durable earthenware collection depicts colorful Gingerbread chefs equipped with tools from the holiday kitchen. Marc Lacaze, a French artist known for his renderings of evocative scenes, created the original artwork for the collection. Displaying four industrious gingerbread chefs beaming with pride, the mugs and plates feature beaded detail and red borders that give them a classic yuletide look. A Williams-Sonoma exclusive.

PostHeaderIcon Beautiful Gingerbread Girl Cookies

Amazing Gingerbread Cookies

The Queen of Cake- Colette Peters will show you to bake impressive cookies with your kids this holiday season. Basic Sugar Cookie; Gingerbread Cookies; Royal Icing…..yummy, yummy! Learn from the best! These gorgeous cookies would also make great gifts and stocking stuffers and would probably win you 1st place in any cookie contest. Read more here and recipe here too!

PostHeaderIcon The Gingerbread Princess Christmas Cookbook

The Gingerbread Princess is a sweet keepsake book with a collection of irresistible Gingerbread delights! This book was created by a true Gingerbread lover and we hope the enthusiasm she has for Gingerbread engages you to get excited about Gingerbread too! You will find sweet recipes for cookies, cakes, pies, beverages, and hot and cold things too. Each 42page eBook offers dozens of tasty treats for Christmas, get-togethers and inspirational recipes for the holiday season. This one is perfect for stocking stuffers and gift exchanges and personal use.

Some delights you will discover are:

Alpine Princess Gingerbread Tree Cookies
Gingerbread Princess Chai Tea Chunks
Gingerbread Princess Oatmeal Cookies
Mocha Java Ginger Princess Bites
Deliciously Ginger Princess Caramel Cake
Mini Princess Gingerbread Cheesecakes
Vanilla Gingerbread Princes Crème Brûlée
Ginger Toffee Butter Princes Bars
Happy Princess New Year! Gingerbread Martini

Purchasing details here.

PostHeaderIcon Russian Gingerbread House – St. Basil’s Cathedral

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What an amazing Gingerbread House creation this is. Russia’s St. Basil’s Cathedral made from Gingerbread. This Gingerbread House would certainly please any Babouschka! Merry Christmas, from Russia with LOVE!!

PostHeaderIcon Amazing Penguin Gingerbread Igloo

Amazing Penguin Gingerbread House Igloo

Baby it’s cold outside! But it is not too cold for these fun loving Penguins playing in their Gingerbread Igloo House. These little fellows are having a blast sliding around, swimming, and checkout the snowman and holiday wreath too!

PostHeaderIcon Family Guy Show Gingerbread Fun

Family Guy Gingerbread House

Isn’t this neat? Why not make a Gingerbread creation based on your favorite TV show? Here we have a Gingerbread House based on the cartoon TV show Family Guy, a Family Guy Christmas. Fun!

PostHeaderIcon Gingerbread Fun at GOOGLE

Google Gingerbread Man Cookie

Isn’t this so cool! A GOOGLE Gingerbread boy cookie. Remember, imagination is key and anything you can dream of is possible when it comes to Gingerbread. What are some of the neat Gingerbread items you are making now or getting to ready to make?? We’d love to hear from you!

PostHeaderIcon 2009 Winners Grove Park Gingerbread Competition Ashville North Carolina

Each year the Grove Park Inn Resort in Ashville, North Carolina hosts the world-famous Gingerbread House competition. Gingerbread artists and decorators come from near and far to participate in this annual competition. Below are the 2009 winners that were announced this past November 16, 2009.

Winners:
Grand Prize Winning Entry 2009 Grove Park Gingerbread Competition is Jodie Stowe, of Polkville, North Carolina.

First Place Winning Entry in the Adult Category – Created by Ann Bailey of Cary, North Carolina

Second Place Winning Entry in the Adult Category – Created by Billy Mochow of Burns, Tennessee

First Place Winning Entry in the Youth Category – Created by Lydia Gentry of Hendersonville, North Carolina