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Christmas sweets recipes

27 Recipes

Ideal for stocking fillers or moreish treats.

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

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

Crunchy peanut & toffee bonbons

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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

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

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

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

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

Salted caramel & macadamia pralines

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Crunchy, sweet, salty... these bite-sized treats are really moreish. They make a great addition to a gift hamper too
Moderately easy

Choc hazelnut truffles

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(3 ratings)
Wrap these decorative chocolates in cellophane and pack in boxes to give as gifts or simply bring out after dinner to wow your guests
35 minutes
Moderately easy

White chocolate chip fudge

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(30 ratings)
Fudge makes a great gift - put in your friends' favourite chocolate and give them a sweet treat for Christmas
25 minutes
Moderately easy

Bramble marshmallows

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(6 ratings)
Good Food reader Natasha Lee gives marshmallows a seasonal twist by adding blackberries, for a sweet, homemade gift
1 hour and 10 minutes
For the keen cook

Sweet snowballs

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An alternative to truffles, these chocolatey bitesize treats contain Maltesers, coconut, marshmallow, cranberries and rich tea biscuits - perfect for making with kids
25 minutes
Easy

Peppermint lollipops

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These little treats are the new wedding must-haves, but make them yourself and they won't break the bank
50 minutes
Moderately easy

Toffee popcorn bark

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(14 ratings)
This simple chocolate slab broken into pieces is a crunchy and moreish snack, perfect for a kids party
15 minutes
Easy

Snowball truffles

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(26 ratings)
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

Mint Chocolate truffles

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(10 ratings)
An impressive accompaniment to after-dinner coffee, or box these up for gifts
35 minutes
Easy

Perky penguins

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Children will love creating these chocolate penguins - the fruit pastilles and icing decorations add a fun wintery finish
40 minutes
Easy

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

Chocolate truffle egg box

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Pop rich chocolate sweets rolled in nuts and cocoa in an empty egg box for an extra-special finish
25 minutes
Easy

Christmas pudding cake pops

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(11 ratings)
These lollipops are a fantastic festive treat for kids and make an impressive centrepiece too
2 hours and 10 minutes
Moderately easy

Christmas tree crispy pops

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These fun marshmallow lollipops are a great way to entertain children in the kitchen
35 minutes
Easy

Vintage vanilla fudge

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(11 ratings)
Box up these melt-in-the-mouth sweet, buttery cubes - they make a fabulous gift for any occasion
50 minutes
For the keen cook

Chocolate Tia Maria nuggets

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Gorgeously tempting chocolate treats with an added kick of Tia Maria
20 minutes
Easy

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