BOSTON (FOX 25 / MyFoxBoston.com) Visitors to Boston received a sweet surprise on Friday night when a life-size gingerbread house was unveiled at a popular hotel.
The 11-foot-by-18-foot frosted building was created by the Ritz-Carlton and Boston Ballet. It was unveiled Friday at the Ritz-Carlton, Boston Common on Avery Street.
So what does it take to make a life-size gingerbread house? Here is the recipe:
439 Gingerbread Bricks 636 Eggs 1,635 Gummies 5,204 Hard Candies 130 lbs of Cake Flour 40 Gingerbread Roofing Tiles 150 lbs of Powder Sugar 54 lbs of Granulated Sugar 34 lbs of Brown Sugar 30 lbs of Butter 35 lbs of Snow Sugar 7 lbs of Molasses 10 lbs Marshmallows 8 lbs Oreo Cookies
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