Gingerbread House Class

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This online class is self-paced (available anytime, no live class)

Start a cozy tradition of making gingerbread houses! In this class, you will learn about the history of gingerbread and the spice trade. You will receive recipes, step-by-step photo instructions, and expert tips for building and bedazzling your own gingerbread house from scratch or a kit. You will also receive recipes and step-by-step photo instructions for for making gingerbread cookies and royal icing. The fragrant spices in gingerbread will make your house smell amazing, and the preservative properties of spices make it possible to keep your house for years to come – if you don’t eat it first! If you do eat it, you can have fun making (and eating) a new house every year!

What does this class include?

          • Downloadable recipes, photo recipes, how-to video, fascinating food history
          • A brief history of gingerbread and the spice trade
          • How-to video – homemade gingerbread house
          • 2 gingerbread house design templates
          • Pro tips for making a sturdy, beautiful house
          • Step-by step photo recipe for gingerbread house
          • Step-by step photo recipe for gingerbread house
          • Step-by step photo recipe for royal icing
          • Photo gallery of cooking equipment needed
          • Lifetime on-demand access – this online class does not expire!
          • Membership to Food Studies Institute’s Online Community – share photos of your completed gingerbread houses and cookies, connect with others!
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Feedback from class participants –

“We made your gingerbread house recipe this year!! The kids loved making it!!! It’ll be a new tradition!”

– Christine, NY


The White House Gingerbread House Public domain via Wikimedia Commons