Nicole Ritchie's Gluten-Free Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

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Just about everyone and their mama has hopped on the gluten-free train in Tinseltown, but nobody does it with quite as much flair as Nicole Richie. The 32-year-old mother of two is so serious about her diet that she's even rapped about making wheat-less spaghetti. But, that doesn't mean she won't indulge her sweet tooth from time to time.

For Christmas, Richie's baking her favorite holiday treat with a twist. Not only is she kicking the gluten from her gingerbread cookies, but she's also replacing the processed sugar with ginger, cinnamon, and molasses for sweetness. Warning: Your kids aren't gonna want to share these bad boys.

Nicole Richie's Gingerbread Cookies

Ingredients
2 1/2 cups gluten-free baking flour

1 1/2 tsp. baking soda

1/2 tsp. salt

1 tsp. ginger

1 tsp. cinnamon

1 cup molasses

1/2 cup solid shortening

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