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Christmas for kids recipes

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Have some festive fun and make our Christmas recipes for kids, this selection of easy biscuits, cakes and treats that can be made by the smallest of hands


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  • Cheese stars 2016

    Cheese stars

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Show off your cooking skills and get in the festive spirit with these fun looking easy cheesy treats - they make great party snacks for grazing guests

  • Spiced apple cupcakes with the ingredients alongside

    Spiced apple cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make these extra special spiced apple cupcakes as a gift for family and friends at Christmastime. Kids will love getting involved in the decorating

  • Apple pie cookie kit

    Apple pie cookie kit

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.6 ratings

    This jar of cookie ingredients makes an original gift for a favourite teacher - simply pop in a jar and add a label with the cooking instructions to transform into deliciously fruity, spiced biscuits

  • Rudolph shortbread

    Rudolph shortbread

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    These simple shortbread triangles are a great edible gift for kids to make over Christmas - decorate with Smarties or other sweets and wrap up with pipe cleaner 'reindeer' antlers

  • Mini elf doughnuts

    Mini elf doughnuts

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

    Don't let Santa's elves get left out this Christmas! Kids will love to help bake and decorate these tiny treats and leave them by their stockings - and you can add some carrots for Rudolph too

  • Christmas tree pops

    Christmas tree pops

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

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

  • Gingerbread jumpers

    Gingerbread jumpers

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Cover these cute gingerbread biscuits with icing and sprinkles in Christmas jumper patterns for a fantastically festive bake

  • Sparkling snowfetti cake

    Sparkling snowfetti cake

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Bring a little magic to your Christmas cake with a simple snow globe and colourful sprinkles - kids will love helping to decorate!

  • Snowball dippers

    Snowball dippers

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    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

  • A selection of wreath meringue lollies with ingredients alongside

    Wreath meringue lollies

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Get children involved in making these Christmas meringue lollies. They will love practising their piping skills and decorating them with sprinkles and sweets

  • Coconut bauble truffles

    Coconut bauble truffles

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

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

  • Snow globe hot chocolate

    Snow globe hot chocolate

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.12 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

  • Melting snowman biscuits

    Melting snowman biscuits

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Get little ones in the kitchen to assemble these cute festive biscuits - sticky fun for a wintry afternoon.

  • Glitz & glam bauble fancies

    Glitz & glam bauble fancies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

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

  • Cupcake Christmas tree

    Cupcake Christmas tree

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Bake to impress with this stunning edible centrepiece - perfect for a Christmas party buffet, or as an alternative to Christmas pudding

  • Reindeer cake pops

    Reindeer cake pops

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    These chocolate cake lollipops are decorated in true festive fashion - have fun making them with the kids this Christmas.

  • Christmas pudding Rice Krispie cakes

    Christmas pudding Rice Krispie cakes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.9 ratings

    Fun to make with kids or as a cute Christmas canape, top chocolate, peanut and raisin puffed rice cakes with white chocolate and festive holly icing.

  • Hot chocolate stirrers 2016

    Hot chocolate stirrers

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.9 ratings

    We all know a few die hard chocolate fans - make them one of these hot choc stirrers as a gift and they'll never want to use powdered cocoa again

  • Rudolph’s carrot patch cakes

    Rudolph’s carrot patch cakes

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    These chocolate carrot loaf cakes with edible vegetable decoration can be left as a present for Santa's reindeer - or enjoyed all year round

  • Jolly marshmallow snowmen

    Jolly marshmallow snowmen

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Young children will love making these marshmallow treats with liquorice, chocolate and icing decorations.

  • Perky penguins

    Perky penguins

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

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

  • Rudolph cupcakes

    Rudolph cupcakes

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.10 ratings

    Get the kids into the kitchen to decorate these individual chocolate sponges with frosting and sweets

  • Snow-capped fairy cakes

    Snow-capped fairy cakes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.45 ratings

    Mary Cadogan’s fairy cakes are a treat for the whole family and they really do taste as good as they look

  • Chocolate log decorated with holly

    Yummy chocolate log

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.51 ratings

    A Christmas treat the kids will enjoy helping to make, with an unusual minty filling


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