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A flat brittle cookie spiced with ginger and sweetened with molasses.


(ˈdʒɪn dʒərˌsnæp)

a small, crisp cookie flavored with ginger and molasses.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gingersnap - a crisp round cookie flavored with ginger
cookie, cooky, biscuit - any of various small flat sweet cakes (`biscuit' is the British term)
brandysnap - a gingersnap flavored with brandy
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Make Your Life Easier: If you get a late start, proceed directly to the next dish, the apple gingersnap crumble.
House-made desserts at Duval's average $8 and include an opulent caramel bread pudding (made with a trio of Danishes and baked to order), a refreshing Key lime semifreddo (coconut rum gastrique in this one), gingersnap apple crisp and a few others that make having dessert here definitely worthwhile.
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The holiday menu this year features the new Gingersnap Cookie Mocha, as well as a returning favourite, the Spicy Mocha.
Cook's Note: I prefer to crumble my gingersnap cookies in a food processor, but you may crumble them however you choose.
Full color photographs and personal vignettes embellish the easy-to-follow recipes for basic pie dough (and step-by-step instructions for forming pie latticework with it), Cinnamon Pie, Strawberry Rhubarb Pie, S'More Pie, Pumpkin Pie with Gingersnap Crust, Classic New York Cheesecake, and much more.
8220;My very first role with South Bay Ballet was a Gingersnap in Toyshop, a holiday ballet that came before The Nutcracker.
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