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Gingerbread at the White House: The House of Socks Gingerbread House

Gingerbread at the White House: The House of Socks Gingerbread House

Date of Work
December 1993
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White House Historical Association

Gingerbread at the White House: The House of Socks Gingerbread House

Each year Chef Mesnier selected a different subject to portray in gingerbread. This gingerbread White House, built to scale for the Clintons, was titled “The House of Socks.” It featured twenty-two marzipan sculptures of the first family’s famous cat.

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