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Valentine's gift recipes

33 Recipes

Show you care with an edible gift for your loved one.

Love bug biscuits

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(3 ratings)
These cute cookies decorated with fondant icing in a heart-shaped ladybird pattern would make a lovely romantic gift
42 minutes
Easy

White chocolate pretzel bites

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(5 ratings)
Combine salty crushed pretzels with sweet chocolate and raisins to create bite-sized sweets ideal for a gift hamper
15 minutes
Easy

Chewy cranberry choc-nut cookie kit

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(1 ratings)
Fill a glass jar with the ingredients for fruity macadamia and white chocolate chip biscuits and present as a gift
15 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

Hazelnut crisps

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(2 ratings)
These thin and delicate nutty biscuits are delicious served with ice cream or creamy desserts or presented in a gift hamper
35 minutes
Easy

Ginger flapjacks

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(9 ratings)
Try an oat bar with a difference - our version is flavoured with coconut and has a soft and spicy ginger topping
45 minutes
Easy

Passion fruit curd

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This gorgeous creamy tropical fruit curd is great to keep for afternoon tea or present in pretty jars as a gift
30 minutes
Moderately 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

Cherry shortbread hearts

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(24 ratings)
James Martin's easy biscuits taste as good as they look and make an ideal Valentine's Day gift
30 minutes
Easy

Sugar-dusted wedding cookies

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(7 ratings)
An English, shortbread-based version of the classic Mexican wedding cookie - perfect for homemade wedding favours
50 minutes
Easy

Cherry & coconut Florentines

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(30 ratings)
Cute chewy bites. Make one giant version, then stamp out the star shapes - leaving lots of bits to nibble!
50 minutes
Easy

Homemade chocolate drops

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(3 ratings)
Create a sophisticated chocolate box, perfect as a gift for guests at a wedding
1 hour and 15 minutes
Easy

Chocolate chunk pecan cookies

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(52 ratings)
You can't beat American-style cookies with big chunks of chocolate and nuts. The perfect grown-up biscuit
27 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

Homemade marzipan thins

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(3 ratings)
Sweet treats for friends and family
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

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

Forgotten cookies

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(29 ratings)
What's in a name? Pop these in the oven, forget about them overnight, and you'll have crumbly cookies in the morning
8 hours
Easy
Vegetarian

Almond & lemon curd buttons

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(20 ratings)
Hidden inside these crumbly biscuits lies a heart of lemon curd, giving an unexpected burst of flavour
30 minutes
Easy

Sweet chilli jam

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(146 ratings)
This has a kick, but won’t blow your head off, and goes well with any selection of cold cuts of meat
1 hour and 20 minutes
Easy

Macadamia & cranberry American cookies

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

Fruit & nut chocolate chequers

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(2 ratings)
Kids can learn to melt chocolate with this simple recipe - a perfect homemade gift
40 minutes
Easy

Spanish fig & almond balls

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(4 ratings)
A festive version of Pan de Higo, a dried fig cake that the Spanish traditionally eat with cheese and a drizzle of honey
20 minutes
Easy

Bramble marshmallows

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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

White chocolate chip fudge

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

Baked Camembert kit

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The ideal gift for a cheese-lover: a box of Camembert to warm in the oven and serve with boozy marinated sultanas
20 minutes
Easy

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