League of Legends Gingerbread Ward Cookies

 

Get ready for the holiday season and learn how to make these delicious League of Legends Gingerbread Ward cookies to impress your friends and family!

Yield: makes 2 dozen

 

Things you'll need

Ingredients
  • 5 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 1/2 tsp ground ginger
  • 1/2 tsp allspice
  • 1/4 tsp ground cloves
  • 2 sticks salted butter
  • 1/2 cup light brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup of granulated sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup molasses
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • M&M's: red and green
  • White cookie icing
Equipment
  • Small tear drop cookie cutter
  • Bear cookie cutter
  • Hand mixer
  • Rolling pin
  • #2 Piping tip
  • Piping bags

Let's get started!

  1. Preheat the oven to 350F. Line a baking sheet with a piece of parchment paper. 
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, cinnamon, salt, baking soda, ground ginger, all spice and cloves.
  3. In another large bowl, cream together the butter, granulated sugar and brown sugar until light and fluffy.
  4. Add the egg and molasses and mix until well combined.
  5. Add 1/3 of the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients and mix well. Repeat two more times.
  6. Shape the dough into a disk and wrap with plastic wrap. 
  7. Place it in the fridge for about 30 minutes to chill.
  8. On a flat surface, sprinkle some flour and roll out the dough to about 1/8" thick.
  9. Use the bear cookie cutter to cut out shapes and transfer it to the baking sheet.
  10. Use the knife to cut the ears and make them pointy.
  11. Using your fingers, reshape the arms and point them upwards.
  12. Cut the sides of the body and feet. Use the teardrop cookie cutter to cut a round shape in between the legs.
  13. Place it in the freezer for 10 minutes to chill.
  14. Bake the cookies for 9 minutes and let it cool completely.

Let's get started!

  1. Take a red and green M&M and cut it on half.
  2. Place the white icing in a decorating bag fitted with a #2 piping tip.
  3. For the buttons, apply a bit of frosting on the flat side of the red M&M and place it on of the cookie. Repeat withe green M&M and place it above the red one.
  4. Place half of a red M&M horizontally for the nose.
  5. Outline the entire cookies using the white icing and draw the face details. 

 

 

 

Written By Rosanna Pansino

Rosanna Pansino Merch