Try this simple Homemade Gingerbread Spice Mix Recipe and you will never want to use the store bought variety again! This gingerbread spice blend is great for your holiday recipes. Or make a batch to give as homemade gifts.
This post was originally published December 7, 2013.
Gingerbread Spice Recipe
It is super quick and easy to mix up your own Homemade Gingerbread Spice Mix. With just cinnamon, ginger, clove and nutmeg you can make a mini batch for personal baking or a large batch to give as gifts.
I can get a little obsessed with Gingerbread during the holiday season. Gingerbread and eggnog are my favorite holiday flavors. I use this mix to make my gingerbread creations.
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If you bake at all, these spices are probably already hanging out in your cupboard. All you need is ground Ginger, Cinnamon, Nutmeg and Clove. The best part about making your own spice blends is that you can personalize them to your tastes.
I LOVE CINNAMON . . . so I added extra! Feel free to adjust these spice measurements to fit your tastes.
What Ingredients Do You Need For Gingerbread Spice Mix
More Gingerbread Recipes:
- 2 Tb Ground Ginger
- 2 Tb Ground Cinnamon
- 1 Tb Ground Cloves
- 1/2 tsp Ground Nutmeg
- In a bowl, mix all spices together using a whisk or fork.
- Transfer to an airtight container.
This recipe makes enough for personal use. If making spice mix for gifts, increase measurements accordingly.
Adapted from Raley's
Nutrition InformationYield 6
Amount Per ServingCalories 16 Sodium 4mg Carbohydrates 4g