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Pop-Tarts® Gingerbread House Instructions

Pop-Tarts® Gingerbread House Instructions

Create your own gingerbread house using Pop-Tarts®! Have fun being creative with the finishing touches using assorted cereals, fruit snacks or cookies.

Prep Time:

Total Time: 1 hour 30 minutes



  • 1 Flat baking sheet, heavy cardboard or paper plate for the base
  • Aluminum Foil (optional)
  • 2 16 ounce cans of white frosting and pastry bag
  • OR
  • 1 spray can white frosting
  • Food coloring for tinting frosting for decorating (optional)
  • 6
  • 2 Frosted Pop-Tarts® - any flavor
  • Kellogg's Yogos® fruit flavored snacks, colorful cereal, gumdrops and/or candy


Cover flat baking sheet or heavy cardboard with aluminum foil and then spread about 3/4 can of white frosting about 1/4" thick in the middle of the foil to create a winter landscape. Alternative: use an upside-down paper plate as a baseUse second can of frosting along with the pastry bag to construct the house. Using the pastry bag, apply frosting to the edges of 4Pop-Tarts®toaster pastries, and press them together to make the walls of your house. If you are using a paper plate as the base, add extra icing around the base of the walls for support.Using Template A, cut 2Pop-Tarts® toaster pastries into support walls, and attach them to the inside of the house before putting on the roof. to view Template A.Use 2 frostedPop-Tarts® toaster pastries for the roof of the house.Frost the joints and upper part of the house for a decorative look.Use remaining 1/4 can of white frosting along with a pastry bag to draw windows and doors. Add food coloring (optional) to tint the frosting to decorate your house.Decorate your house withKellogg's® Yogos®fruit flavored snacks, colorful cereal, gumdrops and/or candy.

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