Gingerbread

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Gingerbread refers to a broad category of baked goods, typically flavored with ginger, cloves, nutmeg or cinnamon and sweetened with honey, sugar or molasses.wikipedia
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Pain d'épices

Gingerbread is often used to translate the French term pain d'épices (literally "spice bread") or the German terms Pfefferkuchen (lit.
Pain d'épices or pain d'épice (, loosely translated as gingerbread) is a French cake or quick bread.

Lebkuchen

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Gingerbread is often used to translate the French term pain d'épices (literally "spice bread") or the German terms Pfefferkuchen (lit.
Lebkuchen, or Pfefferkuchen, is a traditional German baked Christmas treat, somewhat resembling gingerbread.

Gingerbread man

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In the biscuit form, it commonly takes the form of a gingerbread man.
A gingerbread man is a biscuit or cookie made of gingerbread, usually in the shape of a stylized human, although other shapes, especially seasonal themes (Christmas, Halloween, Easter, etc.) and characters, are common.

Ginger

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Gingerbread refers to a broad category of baked goods, typically flavored with ginger, cloves, nutmeg or cinnamon and sweetened with honey, sugar or molasses.
Powdered dry ginger root is typically used as a flavoring for recipes such as gingerbread, cookies, crackers and cakes, ginger ale, and ginger beer.

Cornish fairing

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Gingerbread was a traditional confectionery sold at popular fairs, often given as a treat or token of affection to children and lovers "sweethearts" and known as a "fairing" of gingerbread - the name retained now only by Cornish fairings.
"Fairing" was originally a term for an edible treat sold at fairs around the country, though over time the name has become associated with ginger biscuits or gingerbread, which were given as a treat to children or by men to their sweethearts.

Molasses

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Gingerbread refers to a broad category of baked goods, typically flavored with ginger, cloves, nutmeg or cinnamon and sweetened with honey, sugar or molasses.
In gingerbread (particularly in the Americas)

Biscuit

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In England, gingerbread may refer to a cake, or type of cookie or biscuit made with ginger.
The difference between the secondary Dutch word and that of Latin origin is that, whereas the koekje is a cake that rises during baking, the biscuit, which has no raising agent, in general does not (see gingerbread/ginger biscuit), except for the expansion of heated air during baking.

Market Drayton

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One hundred years later, the town of Market Drayton in Shropshire, England became known for its gingerbread, as is proudly displayed on their town's welcome sign, stating that it is the "home of gingerbread".
Image on Food also makes local gingerbread.

Toruń gingerbread

Toruń gingerbread (piernik toruński) is a traditional Polish gingerbread that has been produced since the Middle Ages in the city of Toruń.
Toruń gingerbread (pierniki toruńskie, Thorner Lebkuchen) is a traditional Polish gingerbread that has been produced since the Middle Ages in the city of Toruń.

Kraków gingerbread

Kraków gingerbread is the traditional style from the former Polish capital.
Kraków gingerbread or Kraków gingerbreads (Krakowski piernik, plural Krakowskie pierniki) is a variety of gingerbread from Kraków, Poland.

Lekach

honey cake
In Ashkenazi Jewish cuisine, the honey cake eaten at Rosh Hashanah (New Year) closely resembles the Dutch peperkoek or the German Lebkuchen, though it has wide regional variations.
Other versions are more like gingerbread, pain d'épices, or lebkuchen.

Dutch carnival cake

Dutch carnival cake
The Dutch Carnival Cake, also known as Carnival Cake (Dutch: Kermiskoek), is traditionally a Dutch delicacy that is similar to gingerbread cake.

Royal icing

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A classic Russian gingerbread is made with rye flour, honey, sugar, butter, eggs and various spices; it has an embossed ornament and/or text on the front side with royal icing.
It is used to decorate Christmas cakes, wedding cakes, gingerbread houses and many other cakes and biscuits.

List of sweet breads

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List of sweet breads
Gingerbread

Ginger snap

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Gingerbread foods vary, ranging from a soft, moist loaf cake to something close to a ginger snap.
Ginger nuts are not to be confused with pepper nuts, which are a variety of gingerbread, somewhat smaller in diameter, but thicker.

Pryanik

Gingerbread
Gingerbread confections are called pryaniki (sg.
Gingerbread

Gorodets, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast

Gorodets
Historically three main centers of gingerbread production have developed in the cities of Vyazma, Gorodets, and Tula.
There are several museums in the town, including the Gingerbread Museum and the Samovar Museum, the latter housing a large collection of tea kettles.

Muzeum Piernika

Gingerbread Museum
Muzeum Piernika (Museum of Gingerbread) is a museum located in medieval old town of Toruń, Poland, that is famous for its gingerbread.

Licitar

Gingerbread craft from Northern Croatia
Licitar
Licitars are referred to as gingerbread, though they do not actually contain ginger.

Ontbijtkoek

Dutch gingerbreadpeperkoek
In the Netherlands and Belgium, a soft and crumbly gingerbread called peperkoek, kruidkoek or ontbijtkoek is popularly served at breakfast time or during the day, thickly sliced and often topped with butter.
Gingerbread

Clove

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Gingerbread refers to a broad category of baked goods, typically flavored with ginger, cloves, nutmeg or cinnamon and sweetened with honey, sugar or molasses.

Nutmeg

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Gingerbread refers to a broad category of baked goods, typically flavored with ginger, cloves, nutmeg or cinnamon and sweetened with honey, sugar or molasses.

Cinnamon

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Gingerbread refers to a broad category of baked goods, typically flavored with ginger, cloves, nutmeg or cinnamon and sweetened with honey, sugar or molasses.

Honey

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Gingerbread refers to a broad category of baked goods, typically flavored with ginger, cloves, nutmeg or cinnamon and sweetened with honey, sugar or molasses.

Sugar

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Gingerbread refers to a broad category of baked goods, typically flavored with ginger, cloves, nutmeg or cinnamon and sweetened with honey, sugar or molasses.