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Gingerbread men

Serves: 10
Prep: 25
Cook: 20

    The kids will love to help make and eat these tasty treats. Great to decorate at Christmas and share with friends, or enjoy as a special lunchbox snack.


    • 3 tbs margarine, softened 
    • ¼ cup brown sugar, packed 
    • 1 egg
    • ½ cup So Good Regular soy milk 
    • ⅔ cup golden syrup 
    • 2 cups white flour 
    • 1 cup wholemeal flour 
    • 3 tsp baking powder 
    • 1 ½ tbs ground ginger 
    • dried fruit and nuts to decorate


    1. In a mixing bowl, place margarine and sugar and mix until well combined. Stir through egg. Add So Good Regular and golden syrup. 
    2. Sift flours, baking powder and ginger, then add to mixture. Mix until a dough forms. Lightly knead, roll dough to 1cm thick on a floured board. 
    3. Using a cookie cutter, cut out gingerbread men. Decorate with dried fruits and nuts. Bake in a moderate oven, 180°C for 15-20 minutes, or until golden.


    • Try using other dried fruit, seeds and nuts to decorate these gingerbread men.

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