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Zing's biscuits recipes

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ZingDollyChops Sun 20-Oct-13 17:37:28

I keep telling people about the popular gingerbread and vanilla shortbread biscuits I make, but I can't keep typing them out when the thread I posted them on disappears.

So, I just want them in one place, so next time I brag about them I can just point to this thread.

anyone welcome to add their own favourites too!

ZingDollyChops Sun 20-Oct-13 17:48:01

so gingerbread recipe

(preheat oven to gas mark 4)

Ingredients :

- 350g / 12 oz plain flour
- 175g / 6 oz light soft brown sugar
- 100g / 4 oz softened unsalted butter
- 3 tsp ground ginger
- 1 tsp ground cinnamon
- 1 tsp ground nutmeg
- 1 tsp bicarb

→ mix in a large bowl and rub in butter until you get "soft sand" consistency

→ add

- 1 egg
- 1tsp / 5 ml vanilla extract
- 4 tbsp / 60 ml golden syrup (or honey or maple syrup)

(add zest of lemon or orange if you like)

→ mix, roll out on greaseproof paper to 6mm / 1/4 inch thickness, stamp out shapes, bake on greased baking tray for 10-15 mins.

→ cool then decorate

MelodyBaker Sun 20-Oct-13 18:35:05
These custard creams are brilliant.

ZingWantsGin Tue 12-Nov-13 13:39:48


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