Ginger biscuits on wire cooling rack

Ginger biscuit recipes

Use fresh or ground ginger in our top-rated ginger biscuit recipes. Try easy, everyday biscuits or our elaborate Christmas gingerbread bakes.

127 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Use fresh and ground ginger to make these moreish biscuits. They're perfect served with a cuppa for afternoon tea, or as a treat anytime

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
10 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Bake these grown-up gingerbread biscuits, spiced with black pepper and stem ginger. They're perfect after dinner with an iced shot of limoncello or a hot toddy

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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26 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

If you love ginger nuts, you'll love these American-style spiced biscuits with chunks of stem ginger, dipped in dark chocolate

32 mins
Easy
31 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Put your feet up and enjoy these moreish gingerbread cookies with a cuppa, made with aromatic cloves, ginger, cinnamon and rich black treacle

32 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Sandwich ginger biscuits with a creamy, zesty filling to make these gluten-free teatime treats that are aromatic with wintry spices - cloves, nutmeg and cardamom

44 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
95 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Even the smallest hands can help make these gingerbread men – perfect for Christmas. You can use raisins, sultanas or Smarties to decorate

1 hr
Easy
30 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Kids will love to make these magical Christmas biscuits and hang them with pretty ribbon

35 mins
Easy
4 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

The antidote to rainbow foods. Take all your stress out on the dough then chop it into shards, throw chocolate at it and give it a kick of chilli and ginger

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
25 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This zesty teatime shortbread from BBC Good Food reader Jo Foster has a beautiful crumbly texture, plus zingy lemon and warming ginger flavour

50 mins
Easy
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Have some leftover gingerbread dough? Bake it into biscuit fingers for dunking into hot drinks after a meal

7 mins
Easy
16 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Switch the butter for coconut oil, eggs for chia and use chickpea water in royal icing to make these easy, totally vegan Christmas gingerbread biscuits

42 mins
Easy
Vegan
40 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

These cinnamon flavoured Christmas biscuits are great for getting the kids involved in cooking, and they will look great on the tree too

2 hrs
Easy
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Bake these pretty gingerbread biscuits with a stained glass centre as treats at Christmas time with the kids. They make great presents for friends and family

46 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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