Christmas gifts

Be inspired by BBC Good Food's best foodie presents. Discover how to make homemade hampers full of goodies, plus find festive projects for kids and our Christmas gift guide.
Christmas gift guide 2016

Christmas gift guide 2016

Browse our top buys for food lovers, from cat-themed stocking fillers to investment gadgets.
Easiest-ever chocolate truffles

Easiest-ever chocolate truffles

Try our homemade sweet treats, from simple coconut snowballs to a cocktail truffle selection.
Christmas gift recipes

Christmas gift recipes

We've got gift ideas to suit every taste, from savoury sensations to delicious sweet treats.
How to make a last minute Christmas hamper

How to make a last minute Christmas hamper

Have you left your present buying until the last minute? Try our simple homemade edible treats.
Video: How to ice a cake

Video: How to ice a cake

Now that your cake is nicely matured, marzipan and ice it to perfection with our video tutorial.

Top 5 quick gifts

Microwave boozy fudge Recipe

Microwave boozy fudge


(11 ratings)

Gingerbread syrup Recipe

Gingerbread syrup


(5 ratings)

This simple syrup makes a lovely homemade gift and adds a festive flavour to...
Chilli vodka Recipe

Chilli vodka


(7 ratings)

This fun gift takes just a few minutes to prepare, perfect for adding some kick...
White chocolate unicorn bark 2016 Recipe

White chocolate unicorn bark


(2 ratings)

You can tailor this edible chocolate gift to anyone's sweet tooth tastes by...
Baked Camembert kit Recipe

Baked Camembert kit


(1 rating)

The ideal gift for a cheese-lover: a box of Camembert to warm in the oven and...

Top 5 stocking fillers

Fifteens Recipe



(4 ratings)

Snowball truffles Recipe

Snowball truffles


(26 ratings)

Festive fun for the kids, these snowy truffles are great to give as gifts and...
Coconut bauble truffles Recipe

Coconut bauble truffles


(2 ratings)

Make these colourful truffles from leftover Madeira cake, dried apricots and...
Sweet snowballs Recipe

Sweet snowballs


(4 ratings)

An alternative to truffles, these chocolatey bitesize treats contain Maltesers...
Florentine biscuits 2016 Recipe

Florentine biscuits


(1 rating)

We've given the classic Florentine a chocolate covered biscuity base so...
Crepe paper and shredded paper work well to line the bottom of a hamper - you can find these materials from most art shops - or if you have a shredder try processing a few sheets of coloured paper to make your own. Add some glamour by mixing in sequins and glitter for a festive feel - or why not try experimenting with different materials like uncoated popcorn.