Gingerbread Dome

by Sally

How would one construct a dome shape on top of a flat gingerbread house? For example the dome on the U.S capitol.

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Dec 14, 2008
Here's our page on dome/bowls
by: Kelly

Here's our page on this site about how to make gingerbread bowls (or domes if upside-down):

You could easily use this same technique with smaller bowls to make small domes for roof parts.

Have fun!

Dec 11, 2008
Dome for a gingerbread house

I would use a small stainless steel bowl turned upside down and shape the gingerbread dough over it, then bake it on the bowl. The finished result will be a dome shape that matches whatever bowl you used. These also make very nice edible containers for candy or cookies!

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