Gingerbread House Candy

Gingerbread House Candy Decorating

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer VIDEO: Gingerbread House Candy Here are my gingerbread house candy decorating tips including: – Where to buy candy for gingerbread house decorating – Which kinds work best and worst – How to display your candy in clever & accessible ways – How … Continue reading

Cookie Smashing

Gingerbread House Smashing

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Updates on the giant gingerbread castle I pulled together a little video of this gingerbread house’s adventure. VIDEO: Giant Gingerbread House Building & Smashing Viacom Holiday Beach Bash Gingerbread House Smashing Santa Monica, California, 2014 Note to readers: Embrace the … Continue reading

Giant Gingerbread Castle

Gingerbread House Cookie Castle

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer This giant cookie sandcastle is my biggest gingerbread house yet. Click below to see closeup photos of this 100% edible dessert: >> Giant Gingerbread Castle << Brought to you by,New to this blog? Start here My Gingerbread House Dough Recipe & Baking Instructions Gingerbread House Decoration & Construction … Continue reading

30 Gingerbread House Ideas

30 Gingerbread House Ideas

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferHere are 30 articles about gingerbread cookie & candy house with ideas and inspiration for your holiday baking adventures! click below to read the article >> 30 Gingerbread House Ideas << >> 30 Gingerbread House Ideas << click above to read the article … Continue reading

Gingerbread Cookie Ornaments

Gingerbread Christmas Ornaments

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferGingerbread Cookie Feature: “Christmas Baubles” Made by Heather Plawski Lewis This amazingly realistic gingerbread competition piece made by Heather Plawski Lewis won 2nd place in the 2011 Grove Park Inn Gingerbread House Competition, the most prestigious gingerbread house competition in the … Continue reading

Draco Dragon Gingerbread Creature

Draco Dragon in Gingerbread

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferGingerbread Creature Feature: “Draco the Dragon” from the movie, Dragonheart Made by Tiffany Morse This incredible gingerbread cookie creature was crafted by Tiffany Morse, a fellow gingerbread house artist who I met in the California competition circuit. I think it’s … Continue reading

Nestled Snug in Their Gingerbread Beds

Night Before Christmas Gingerbread House

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferGingerbread House Artist’s Feature:  “The Children Were Nestled All Snug In Their Beds” from The Night Before Christmas made by Linda Carney This award-winning gingerbread house, entitled, “The Children Were Nestled All Snug In Their Beds,” was made by Linda Carney, who … Continue reading

Getting the Edible Presents Ready

Santa's Workshop Gingerbread House

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer On the 23rd of December, in Santa’s workshop gingerbread house, the gumpaste reindeer start to get organized and pair off for the present run, deciding who’s going to pull the cookie sleigh in what order. Rudolph, Blitzen, and Santa … Continue reading

Icing Swag Piped Gingerbread House

Red Swag Decorative Gingerbread House Wicked Goodies

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Here is a modeling chocolate figurine sitting in a pool of pink royal icing beside her red swag-piped gingerbread house. The trick to piping even swag is to first trace onto the finish using something symmetrical like a round … Continue reading

Chocolate & Cookie Waterfall

Gingerbread House Chocolate Waterfall Candy Factory

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Here is how I made the chocolate waterfall for the Wonka candy factory gingerbread house. First, I started out with a whole bunch of half moon gingerbread cookies that were made using my gingerbread house dough recipe. Then I started … Continue reading

Gingerbread and Icing Bubble Machine

Gingerbread and Royal Icing Bubble Machine

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Embedded into one of the side walls of my giant Wonka gingerbread house candy factory, there was a bubble machine. What made this scene so memorable and funny to me when I was a kid is that they had … Continue reading

Royal Icing Vine Inlay Gingerbread House

Royal Icing Vine Inlay Gingerbread House

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer If you look up close at this yellow, white, and green fancy gingerbread house, you can see that the vine patterns are seamlessly inlaid into the royal icing. This effect was achieved by piping dots of royal icing onto … Continue reading

Gingerbread Candy Factory by Lynne Schuyler

Candy Factory Gingerbread House

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBufferCookie Artist’s Feature Lynne Schuyler of Idaho, U.S.A.  Check out this amazing gingerbread cookie candy factory made by Lynne Schuyler. She is a wicked talented gingerbread house building hobbyist and this is the edible candy factory that she made for … Continue reading

Royal Icing Wreaths

Piped Royal Icing Wreaths

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Piping royal icing wreaths is a similar technique to piping royal icing fir trees. You can watch how a video on how to execute this technique in the book Gingerbread House Decoration & Construction. Brought to you by,New to this … Continue reading

Royal Icing Over Piping Method

Decorative Royal Icing Over Piping on a Gingerbread House (2)

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Below are some photos of this over-piped blue gingerbread house in process.   These pictures tell the story of how the white lattice and rose cluster decorations were created using royal icing, piping cones, and patience. The royal icing roses … Continue reading

Over Piped Gingerbread House

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Here is a fancy blue gingerbread house with white lattice fixtures holding rose clusters. All of the decorations were piped in royal icing. I’ve been following Sif Jensen, who goes by SifBeth on Facebook. Her experiments in cake decorating … Continue reading

The Making of the Oompa Loompas

How to Make Edible Munchkin Figurines for a Gingerbread House

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Once, I made a giant gingerbread house that looked like Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. There were all kinds of candies involved (vats of candy) and there were many singing Oompa Loompas. These edible munchkins were made of gumpaste.  However … Continue reading

Gingerbread Cookie Cars

Gingerbread Cookie Cars

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Beep beep! I’m driving my gingerbread cookie car to work today. The trick to making a gingerbread cookie car is to first think about what kind of vehicle you would want to drive around in if you lived in … Continue reading

Cookie Vats and Candy Delivery Systems

Gingerbread House Candy Ideas

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer A great way to include treats on a gingerbread house is to make edible candy holders for chocolates and chewing gum and suckers and whatnot. Round vats can be made by stacking hollow gingerbread rings on top of one … Continue reading

Gingerbread House Doors

Gingerbread House Cookie Doors and Doorways

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+StumbleUponLinkedinemailBuffer Gingerbread house doors are a very important part of cookie architecture since one of the goals is to make people want to come into your gingerbread house. Or to at least consider vacationing there. It’s very important to offer … Continue reading