Gingerbread Folks Ornaments

Looking for distinctive cookies this holiday? Try these gingerbread cookies in interesting ornament shapes – a great treat for kids made ready in just 20 minutes!

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 35 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 1

Ingredients

1
cup powdered sugar
4
to 5 teaspoons water
10
purchased gingerbread people cookies (from 5-oz. pkg.)
5
(6-inch) pieces red string licorice
Small candies for decorating
  • 1 In small bowl, combine powdered sugar and enough water for desired spreading consistency; beat until smooth. Frosting should be fairly stiff.
  • 2 For each ornament, spread 1 tablespoon frosting on back side of 1 cookie. Fold licorice piece in half to form loop. Place 1 loop at head end of cookie, with cut ends in frosting. Press back of another cookie against filling to form sandwich.
  • 3 Decorate as desired using remaining frosting to attach candy. Let stand about 15 minutes or until set before hanging.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size:
    Calories
    0
    (
    Calories from Fat
    0),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    0g
    0%
    (Saturated Fat
    0g,
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    0mg
    0%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    0g
    0%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Protein
    0g
    0%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    Free
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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