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Gourmet gifts your foodie friends will love.

Bitter chocolate truffles

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These bitesize chocolate treats are an impressive way to end a meal and also make a great gift
20 minutes
Easy

Nutty chocolate crunch

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(17 ratings)
Turn all those nuts, biscuits and chocolate from Christmas into these delicious tiffin bites, great for gifts
25 minutes
Easy

Sugar-dusted snowflake cake

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Give your Christmas cake a stylish and professional finish this year with this sparkling decoration idea
50 minutes
Moderately easy

Easy wreath cake

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Make your Christmas cake extra special this year with this easy and speedy decoration
25 minutes
Easy

Reindeer cupcakes

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Kids will love making these cute Christmas cupcakes from Planet Cake
45 minutes
Easy

Macadamia & cranberry American cookies

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(28 ratings)
These freezable biscuits are completely irresistible and make a great gift for kids to give to teachers or grandparents
35 minutes
Easy

Chocolate truffles

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(26 ratings)
Chocolate truffles, beautifully wrapped in boxes, will put a smile on anyone's face
4 hours and 35 minutes
Easy

Peppermint candy biscuits

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These heart-shaped cookies with a crunchy mint filling are fun for children to make and give as a present
37 minutes
Easy

Fruity Christmas biscotti

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(112 ratings)
The perfect make-ahead gift, these will keep for up to a month after baking and look really impressive
1 hour and 15 minutes
Easy

Chilli vodka

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(6 ratings)
This fun gift takes just a few minutes to prepare, perfect for adding some kick to a Bloody Mary, or just enjoying over ice
5 minutes
Easy

Apple & cranberry chutney

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(63 ratings)
Chutneys are fantastic presents because they really improve with age and go brilliantly with Christmas cheeses and cold meats
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Spiced arancello

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(23 ratings)
If you're a fan of the Italian liqueur, limoncello, try this Christmassy version made with oranges and spices
15 minutes
Easy

Sugar-dusted vanilla thins

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(18 ratings)
Great for keeping the biscuit tin topped up over Christmas, these sweet thins make a perfect treat
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Snow-topped holly cakes

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This square Christmas cake is cut into two loaf-shaped cakes, so you can give one to a friend
2 hours and 30 minutes
Easy

Spiced beetroot & orange chutney

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(54 ratings)
Serve this vividly coloured chutney with cheeses and cold meats - great to give as a gift, too
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Festive jammie dodgers

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Another great gift idea from Tana Ramsay. These jammie dodgers get the nostalgia flowing and are great for the kids to help out with too
50 minutes
Easy

Little frosty Christmas cakes

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These delightful mini fruitcakes make perfect gifts for friends and neighbours
45 minutes
Easy

Chunky chocolate nut bars

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Adding cinnamon to basic vanilla shortbread lends these bars an extra Christmassy fragrance
1 hour
Easy

Pickled pears

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A stylish and gorgeous treat, spooned out of the jar with a little of the syrup
45 minutes
Easy

Lemon star biscuits

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Gorgeous, edible decorations for the Christmas tree which will delight your children
55 minutes
Easy

Snowball truffles

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Festive fun for the kids, these snowy truffles are great to give as gifts and fun to make in school holidays
35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Homemade marzipan thins

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Sweet treats for friends and family
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Caramelised nuts

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(13 ratings)
A moreish treat that can be a little addictive. These nuts are so yummy you'll need to make double
15 minutes
Easy

Mulled wine kit

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(11 ratings)
A lovely homemade gift for wine lovers
30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

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