Aside from Thanksgiving, Christmas is the time of the year where it’s fine to overeat. There is a wide array of delicious Christmas foods and desserts to choose from, gingerbread being one of them.

What is Gingerbread?

It could be baked into yummy spiced cakes or crunchy, flat cookies, or made use to build a “house,” gingerbread is a European delicacy for quite a long stretch of time now. English superstitions include unmarried women eating gingerbread “husbands” in order to have the real thing.

The famous lebkuchen gingerbread in Nuremberg is said to be the best gingerbread in the world.