Lebkuchen - German Gingerbread Cookies
Lebkuchen - German Gingerbread Cookies
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  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 15 min
  • total: 45 min
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  • Summary

    Lebkuchen are a kind of soft German gingerbread cookies. My mom has been making this recipe every Christmas for as long as I can remember.

    Ingredients

    • 1? cups brown or demerara sugar
    • ? cup milk
    • ½ cup water
    • ½ cup butter
    • 3? cup unbleached all-purpose flour
    • 1 tablespoon gingerbread spice mix (or a mix of ground cinnamon, ginger and cloves)
    • ½ teaspoon salt
    • ¾ teaspoon baking soda
    • 1 egg white
    • 2½ tablespoons liquor (like brandy, rum, or vodka)
    • nuts and seeds for decoration
    • 2 egg yolks
    • 1 tablespoon water

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 40
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 93 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 8 g 12.09%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 20.4%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 144 mg 48.01%
    • Sodium: 132 mg 5.51%
    • Calcium: 20 mg 1.97%
    • Potassium: 19 mg 0.54%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.73%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 3 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.75%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 6.35%
    • Vitamin C 0.01%
    • Vitamin D 6.62%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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