Ingredients: 1 teaspoon allspice,3/4 teaspoon baking powder,3/4 teaspoon baking soda,1/2 cup bran,cup butter,1 teaspoon butter to grease,2 eggs or 1 large ripe banana,1 teaspoon ground cinnamon,3 teaspoons ground ginger or to taste,3 tablespoons orange juice,pinch salt,6 tablespoons sugar substitute,2/3 cup unsulphured molasses,3 cups whole-grain wheat flour
- Heat oven to 350 F. In a large bowl mix flour, salt, baking powder and baking soda, bran and spices together. In the bowl of a standing mixer with the paddle attachment, beat the butter, eggs, sugar substitute, orange juice and molasses until well combined. Slowly add the flour mixture until incorporated.
- Remove dough from bowl and roll out thinly on floured board.Using a cutter, cut into gingerbread men shapes (or other shapes) and place on buttered cookie sheets.
- Bake for 15-20 min or until crisp and lightly browned. Cool on a wire tray and store in an airtight container.