Fortune cookies

Valentine's gift recipes

38 Recipes

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

Fortune cookies

5

(1 rating)

Fill homemade fortune cookies with personalised messages for a customised treat - ideal for any occasion, such as Chinese New Year, Christmas, Valentine's Day, birthdays and weddings...
  • 1 hour
  • More effort

Microwave boozy fudge

3.75

(5 ratings)

Also known as miracle fudge, this indulgent sweet treat is made in minutes in the microwave, and makes for an ideal last-minute edible gift - no sugar thermometer required
  • 17 mins
  • Easy

Candy cane lollipops

3.75

(1 rating)

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 mins
  • Easy

Cashew caramels

3.75

(1 rating)

These delicious homemade sweets, with toasted cashews and vanilla bean paste, make a great party nibble or edible gift
  • 35 mins
  • More effort

Crunchy peanut & toffee bonbons

4.375

(2 ratings)

Serve these gorgeous peanut butter and milk chocolate balls as a party buffet sweet treat, or wrap up as an edible gift
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Love bug biscuits

4.4375

(4 ratings)

These cute cookies decorated with fondant icing in a heart-shaped ladybird pattern would make a lovely romantic gift
  • 42 mins
  • Easy

White chocolate pretzel bites

4.464285

(7 ratings)

Combine salty crushed pretzels with sweet chocolate and raisins to create bite-sized sweets ideal for a gift hamper
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Bitter chocolate truffles

0

(0 ratings)

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

Hazelnut crisps

5

(2 ratings)

These thin and delicate nutty biscuits are delicious served with ice cream or creamy desserts or presented in a gift hamper
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Ginger flapjacks

3.6

(10 ratings)

Try an oat bar with a difference - our version is flavoured with coconut and has a soft and spicy ginger topping
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Passion fruit curd

5

(1 rating)

This gorgeous creamy tropical fruit curd is great to keep for afternoon tea or present in pretty jars as a gift
  • 30 mins
  • More effort

Chocolate truffles

4.333335

(27 ratings)

Chocolate truffles, beautifully wrapped in boxes, will put a smile on anyone's face
  • 4 hours and 35 mins
  • Easy

Cherry shortbread hearts

3.94231

(26 ratings)

James Martin's easy biscuits taste as good as they look and make an ideal Valentine's Day gift
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Sugar-dusted wedding cookies

5

(7 ratings)

An English, shortbread-based version of the classic Mexican wedding cookie - perfect for homemade wedding favours
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Cherry & coconut Florentines

3.346775

(31 ratings)

Cute chewy bites. Make one giant version, then stamp out the star shapes - leaving lots of bits to nibble!
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Homemade chocolate drops

5

(3 ratings)

Create a sophisticated chocolate box, perfect as a gift for guests at a wedding
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate chunk pecan cookies

4.625

(56 ratings)

You can't beat American-style cookies with big chunks of chocolate and nuts. The perfect grown-up biscuit
  • 27 mins
  • Easy

Chilli vodka

4.57143

(7 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 mins
  • Easy

Choc hazelnut truffles

5

(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 mins
  • More effort

Forgotten cookies

4.548385

(31 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

4

(25 ratings)

Hidden inside these crumbly biscuits lies a heart of lemon curd, giving an unexpected burst of flavour
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Sweet chilli jam

4.76719

(160 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 mins
  • Easy

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