Jacks Gingerbread House!
The History of the Gingerbread House No confection symbolises the festive season quite like gingerbread. Ginger first came from ancient China as a medical treatment and then spread to Europe via the Silk Road. During the Middle Ages it was favoured as a spice to disguise the taste of preserved meats. Yuk! Henry VIII used ginger as a resistance to the plague. How did that work for you then Henry? However, today we still use ginger as an effective remedy for an upset tummy. No