The secret to sticking a gingerbread house together! Swedish Gingerbread House Recipe, a caramel syrup serves as the "glue." To assemble: Dip one edge of front piece in caramel, and allow excess to drip off. Coat only the edge that will be joined.
2010 Gingerbread House Contest Grand Prize Winner: Victorian Christmas "This gingerbread house stands four feet tall. 40 pounds of gingerbread and 30 pounds of royal icing are used. I guess you could call it a labor of love." Eduardo M.