For this holiday season, I bought ‘Vegan Cookies Invade your Cookie jar‘ cookbook on Amazon. For the couple of days I was leafing through the book breaking my head to decide what to make first. My son came home from school yesterday and asked me if he could have a gingerbread cookie because he made a paper gingerbread boy in school and was wondering how it would actually taste.
I knew right away that Gingerbread cookies would be first cookie to be made from my new cookbook. Luckily I had all the ingredients on hand. My son helped me with reading the ingredients and the instructions. After I was done making the dough and set it in the fridge to chill for 1 hour, he pestered me a million times if it was time to bake. Oh these kids and their restlessness 🙂
These cookies can be made with whole-wheat pastry flour, but I used 1 cup each of ww pastry flour and all-purpose flour. I toned down the spices a little bit because personally I’m not a big fan of dry ginger and I wasn’t sure if my son would like it either, so I used a little less than 1tsp dry ginger.