Friday, December 25, 2015

Mickey & Minnie Mouse Gingerbread Man

Wishing Everyone A Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year 

Mickey & Minnie Mouse Gingerbread Man 
Recipe adapted from Noêl Edition Prima Magazine 2011

1 organic orange zest
500 g flour
350 g honey 
100 g brown sugar
120 g powdered sugar
1 egg
100 g butter 
1 package of baking powder
1 tsp of 4-spice powder 
1 tsp ground ginger
1/2 tsp cinnamon
A pinch of salt 
Cookie cutter of your choice ( I've used Mickey cookie cutter ) 

Royal icing
250 g powdered / icing sugar
1 egg white 
1/2 lemon juice 
Sugar sprinkles of your choice
Raisins / Sultanas (I've used them to make the ears & eyes )

Method :

1) In a saucepan , melt butter , honey, brown sugar & sugar on low heat .  Once the sugars have dissolved , remove from heat & let to cool . Stir in egg & orange zest . 

2) In a large bowl, mix all the dry ingredients together . Pour in honey mixture & mix til well combined & into a soft dough .  Cover the dough with plastic wrap & place in the fridge for at least 2 hours . 

3)  Preheat oven to 180°C . Lined baking tray with patchmeent paper . Using a roller & roll out dough on cleaned , floured suface . Cut the dough with cookie cutter of your choice  & place them on prepared baking tray . Bake for 20 mins . Let to cool on wire rack before piping royal icing on the cookies & decorating them with sprinkles

4) To make royal icing : In a bowl , whisk sugar & lemon juice  . Gradually add in sugar & whisk til smooth & combined . 

Bought this Mickey Mouse Cookie cutter set at Disneyland Paris last year . 

A Wonderful Christmas Day - Christmas Market at Disney Village ( Disneyland Paris )

Linking this post to Cook-Your-Book # 29 hosted by Joyce from Kitchen Flavours 



  1. Hi Kit,
    Wonderful festive season ! Blessed Christmas to you too ^-^!

  2. Wow...!You are so creative!
    Instead of gingerbread man you made gingerbread Micky and Minnie.
    Happy Boxing Day!

  3. Your cookies are so cute!
    Merry Christmas to you and family!

  4. Hi Kit,
    The first time I'm seeing Mickey and Minnie Mouse gingerbread man cookies! Looks really cute!
    There's a Disneyland in Paris too?

  5. Kit ?! Kit ?! lol Just passing by to drool over these cute and delicious gingerbread men and to greet you and your family , Happy Holidays !!!!!

  6. Hi Kit.
    Wishing you and your family Happy New Year!!

  7. Oh how adorable, Kit!!! You lucky girl, Disneyland in Paris, I can only imagine!!! Let's not tell my grand-daughter. we may not be able to keep her down, lol...

    Thanks so much for sharing, Kit. A very Happy, Healthy and Safe New Year to You and Yours!!!

  8. These are super cute gingerbread! Happy New Year, Kit!

  9. Hi Kit,

    Happy 2016!!! Sorry for my late visit and I hope that you have a lovely Christmas.

    Very cute Minnie gingerbread. I can see that they are all dressed up for Christmas :D