Polar bear peppermint creams

Edible gift recipes

50 Recipes

Homemade gourmet presents for every occasion.

Polar bear peppermint creams

3.958335

(6 ratings)

We're in love with these cute minty treats that the kids can get involved in making. If you want a more classic cream, coat pieces in melted dark chocolate...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Florentine biscuits

0

(0 ratings)

We've given the classic Florentine a chocolate covered biscuity base so they're perfect for dunking. Enjoy yourself or give as a homemade gift...
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Hot chocolate stirrers

5

(1 rating)

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...
  • 13 mins
  • Easy

Panforte

0

(0 ratings)

Enjoy this honeyed Tuscan dessert with candied peel at the end of a meal with sweet wine or coffee, or wrap up and give as a homemade Christmas gift
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Salted fruit ’n’ nut bark

5

(2 ratings)

This super-simple slab of swirled dark and white chocolate is studded with chopped mixed nuts and dried fruit - break into chunky shards and pop in a homemade hamper as an edible gift
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Microwave boozy fudge

4.31818

(11 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

Gingerbread syrup

4.75

(5 ratings)

This simple syrup makes a lovely homemade gift and adds a festive flavour to drinks and desserts - stir into hot chocolate, warm apple juice or Prosecco, or drizzle over ice cream
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Double ginger cookies

4.642855

(7 ratings)

If you love ginger nuts, you'll love these American-style spiced biscuits with chunks of stem ginger, dipped in dark chocolate
  • 32 mins
  • Easy

Spiced meat rub

5

(1 rating)

This quick and simple herb rub can be put into a mill and used to marinade or season meat and vegetables
  • 5 mins
  • Easy

Melting middle truffles

4.20283

(53 ratings)

Get these made and in the freezer up to a month ahead, then simply pull them out when you’re ready
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Homemade raspberry vodka

5

(1 rating)

Learn how to infuse your own flavoured spirit to give as a homemade gift or mix into cocktails
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Alice in Wonderland wedding cookies

3.75

(1 rating)

Bake a batch of charming chocolate and vanilla biscuits to celebrate the 150 year anniversary of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland
  • 2 hours and 30 mins
  • More effort

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

Caramel & whisky sauce

4.25

(4 ratings)

This thick and boozy toffee sauce can be put into jars and given as a gift, or serve a dollop with warming desserts
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Turkish delight vodka

4.285715

(7 ratings)

Infused spirits make great homemade gifts, or store yours in the cocktail cabinet for when guests come calling
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Pistachio & cranberry cookies

4.667685

(82 ratings)

These crunchy, fruit & nut biscuits are sure to be a family favourite - make ahead and freeze, or wrap up for the perfect homemade gift...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Pineapple chutney

4.82143

(7 ratings)

Give this tangy fruit pickle away as a gift or keep in your cupboard for a colourful household condiment
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Sweet chilli jam

4.772865

(164 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

Dried apricot jam

5

(1 rating)

A delicious preserve made from storecupboard dried fruit- serve with hot buttered toast or present as a gift
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • More effort

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

Red onion marmalade

4.453125

(80 ratings)

Soft, sticky onion marmalade - great with pâtés and terrrines or a ploughman's lunch
  • 2 hours and 15 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

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