A gingerbread house is a gingerbread house is a gingerbread house, right? There are the gumdrops on the roof and the candy canes along the little fence and the other standard details we've come to expect of this ubiquitous holiday season sweet. And yet? Creative bakers are forever changing up the form while trying out new gingerbread-based innovations, all while saluting real buildings and places. The Catalina Island Company is doing just that this holiday season with five festive gingerbread creations, spicy structures that are now on display at locations around the history-laden island.

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