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Candy Classic Gingerbread House

What could be easier? Our classic house is already assembled and ready to decorate. Easy instructions with candy, icing and everything included. It?s a great first project for a new decorator.
Makes: 1
Skill Level: None
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Step 1

Divide prepared decorating icing in half, use half for decorating house, the other half for adding "snow" around house (keep remaining half covered with a damp cloth).

Step 2

Fill decorating bag with icing.

Step 3

Create windows and windowpanes with outlines. Decorate edges of windows and door area with zigzags. Decorate zigzag garland above door.

Step 4

Cut ball-shaped pieces from spice drops and attach above door with icing to form wreath. Cut and attach small spice drop piece for doorknob.

Step 5

Decorate seams of house with zigzags.

Step 6

Using a spatula, ice roof with wavy motion, pulling slightly over eaves. Cut spice drops in half horizontally and attach to roof and at garland points. Cut jelly fruit slices in half and attach to roof peak.

Step 7

Using a spatula, ice snow on base fluffy. Cut jelly spearmint leaves to various heights; attach leaves and spice drops around base of house.

NOTE: Additional candy may be required.

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Pre-Baked and Pre-Assembled Gingerbread House Kit ((candy and icing included in kit))


granulated sugar

granulated sugar

confectioners' sugar

confectioners' sugar

shredded coconut

shredded coconut ((if desired))




Mixer and bowl

Mixer and bowl

Small angled spatula

Small angled spatula (or butter knife)



Paring Knife

Paring Knife

Decorating bag, decorating tip, cardboard base

Decorating bag, decorating tip, cardboard base ((included in kit))

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Candy Classic Gingerbread House is rated 3.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from y boys love to make one of these every Christmas. I dread it. Mostly because I am a perfectionist and they are not. And because they always want to eat it and I think those pre-made kits taste like cardboard.
Date published: 2011-05-13
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