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Gingerbread moongate goes on display at Hamilton Princess

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess has decorated its lobby with a moongate crafted from gingerbread (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

The Hamilton Princess Hotel has marked Christmas with a ten-foot replica of its landmark moongate crafted from gingerbread.

The sculpture took a team of chefs 14 days to create.

The replica - which weighs more than 400lbs - is the centrepiece in the hotel’s lobby.

Moongate arches are a traditional symbol of luck and popular for weddings.

Pastry chef John Hauser, who led the work, said: “We hope that everyone who passes under it will bring themselves a little gingerbread-flavoured good fortune.”

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Published December 03, 2020 at 2:16 pm (Updated December 03, 2020 at 2:15 pm)

Gingerbread moongate goes on display at Hamilton Princess

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