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Snow globe hot chocolate

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(7 ratings)
Marshmallows and strawberry laces transform into a snowman in this cute edible gift idea - a hot chocolate kit in a jam jar - perfect family fun
20 minutes
Easy

Crunchy peanut & toffee bonbons

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(1 ratings)
Serve these gorgeous peanut butter and milk chocolate balls as a party buffet sweet treat, or wrap up as an edible gift
35 minutes
Easy

Coconut bauble truffles

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Make these colourful truffles from leftover Madeira cake, dried apricots and desiccated coconut - perfect as an edible gift to make with kids
45 minutes
Easy

Snowball dippers

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Make a batch of these to dip in warm milk or hot chocolate for a festive party or gathering, or wrap up and give as Christmas gifts
25 minutes
Easy

Glitz & glam bauble fancies

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Easily turn a classic fruitcake into cute personalised gifts or place markers for Christmas lunch with fondant icing and cocktail
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy

Cashew caramels

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These delicious homemade sweets, with toasted cashews and vanilla bean paste, make a great party nibble or edible gift
35 minutes
Moderately easy

Christmas tree pops

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Decorate wedges of chocolate sponge with green icing and Smarties to make festive cake pops on sticks - perfect for baking with kids
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy

Mint-chocolate bark with pretzels

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These little triple chocolate bites make a great addition to a sweet party buffet, or an attractive edible gift
15 minutes
Easy

Candy cane lollipops

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These pretty sweet treats take just 15 minutes to make from just three ingredients - perfect as a last-minute edible gift or stocking filler
15 minutes
Easy

Funky fudge

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(3 ratings)
Don't stick to standard flavours for homemade fudge - try these combinations of sweet with salty and zesty with fiery black pepper
50 minutes
For the keen cook

Chorizo jam

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This moreish savoury jam would make a great edible gift in a hamper - spread on toast or crackers, or serve with runny egg yolks
1 hour and 30 minutes
Easy

Chestnuts in Cointreau & orange syrup

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These chestnuts in scented syrup are delicious spooned over ice cream or whipped cream and mascarpone for a seasonal treat
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

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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(18 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

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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(29 ratings)
These freezable biscuits are completely irresistible and make a great gift for kids to give to teachers or grandparents
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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(114 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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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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(13 ratings)
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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(55 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

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