In a saucepan with a thick bottom put 6 tablespoons of honey and 6 tablespoons of sugar. Add spices (1 tablespoon cinnamon, 1 tablespoon ground ginger 0.5 tsp cardamom). For more flavor, instead of ground can put 0.5 teaspoons grated ginger root. Put the pan with the honey, sugar and spices on the fire. Stirring constantly, bring the mixture to a boil. Remove from the heat. The hot mixture of honey, sugar and spices add the butter, cut into cubes. Stir to dissolve the latter.
On the table, pour 3 cups slide sifted flour, add 0.5 teaspoons of soda. In the center slides pour chilled slightly sweet mixture. Knead the dough hands. Roll out the dough slightly warm with the help of a rolling pin to a thickness of the layer was about 1 cm. With the help of molds cut out hearts and teddy bears, hedgehogs, bunnies, seals (it all depends on how you fondly magnified his favorite). Prodelyvat holes conveniently using straws for cocktails. We spread the cookies on a baking sheet covered with parchment. Expose the cold for 20 minutes.
Bake cookies in a preheated 180 degree oven for 10 minutes (even if you think that the cookies are not yet flushed, remove it, otherwise then do not razgryzete). The cooled cookies can be covered with colored icing and pastry powder. Nanizhite valentine to a beautiful ribbon — turn the festive garland. The biggest heart decorate satin bow and gave her lover as a symbolic gift for Valentine’s Day.