Forget the frustration from building a gingerbread house or the Martha Stewart-like detail you need to finish a perfectly rendered cookie and stop by these restaurants for their gingerbread-inspired desserts.
Made with cream cheese cremeux, salted caramel, and mandarin orange mousse, Pastry Chef Shawn Dresser makes this classic holiday flavor into a beautifully luxurious dessert. 70 Rowes Wharf, 617-856-7744
Lincoln Tavern and Restaurant is bringing the flavors of gingerbread to breakfast with their gingerbread pancakes. Served with cream cheese frosting and dark brown sugar, this dish will satisfy all sweet-lovers.425 West Broadway, South Boston, 617-765-8636
Only recently opening their doors, Glass House is preparing for the holiday season with their freshly baked gingerbread cookies served with a coconut ice cream center. 450 Kendall St., Cambridge, 617-945-9450