Gingerbread houses first originated in Germany in the 1800's supposedly popularised by the Hansel and Gretal fairy tale.
Inspired by the story,German bakers began to craft small houses from spiced honey biscuits.These became popular during Christmas and is now a tradition that has spread around the world. Each country has its own distinctive style and flavour.
Did you know the word "gingerbread" derives from the old French word "gingerbras" meaning "preserved ginger".
Making your own gingerbread house and creating a Christmas tradition has never been easier to do with our version of this delicious treat.
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