Fortune cookies

Valentine's gift recipes

38 Recipes

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

Fortune cookies

4.833335

(6 ratings)

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

Prosecco truffles

5

(2 ratings)

Perfect as a homemade gift for chocolate and prosecco lovers. Rich, melt-in-the-mouth chocolate truffles with a hint of our favourite tipple
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Indian coconut ice

0

(0 ratings)

This cardamom-scented sweet from reader Preeti Marwah is the perfect fusion of Indian and British recipes, with a coconut base and white chocolate topping
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Espresso, hazelnut & chocolate shortbread

5

(4 ratings)

These biscuits are the perfect blend of rich coffee, dark chocolate and toasted nuts. Simple to make, they're ideal if you're sharing a cuppa with friends...
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Microwave boozy fudge

4.4

(15 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

Cardamom & pistachio biscuits

2

(1 rating)

Everyone will love these beautiful biscuits and they make an impressive homemade gift. Dip them in chocolate and sprinkles to finish
  • 40 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Lemon curd

4.7

(20 ratings)

There’s nothing quite like a simple, zesty, homemade lemon curd. Perfect on toast, scones, hot buttered crumpets or rippled through ice cream...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Cashew caramels

4

(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

4.666665

(3 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

4.5

(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

4.625

(8 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

4.5

(4 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

3.833335

(12 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

Easy chocolate truffles

4.194445

(36 ratings)

Chocolate truffles, beautifully wrapped in boxes, will put a smile on anyone's face – and they're so easy to make...
  • 4 hours and 35 mins
  • Easy

Cherry shortbread hearts

4

(27 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

(8 ratings)

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

Cherry & coconut Florentines

3.40625

(32 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

4.435485

(62 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

4.75

(4 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

4.545455

(33 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

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