A ginger biscuit, ginger nut or ginger snap is a globally popular biscuit based snack food, flavored with ginger.
Ginger biscuits are flavored with powdered ginger and a variety of other spices, cinnamon, molasses and nutmeg.
There are many recipes for ginger nuts.
In the United Kingdom, the Isle of Man, Australia, and New Zealand they are often called ginger nuts.
Ginger nuts are not to be confused with pepper nuts, which are a variety of gingerbread, somewhat smaller in diameter, but thicker.
McVitie’s ginger nuts was listed as the tenth most popular biscuit in the UK to “dunk” into tea. (source)
So can hamsters eat ginger biscuits?
Unfortunately they are too sweet for them to eat. However, if they were to nibble one, they should be fine.