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Valentine's gift recipes

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Give an edible gift this Valentine's Day with a batch of homemade biscuits or truffles. We've included easy and budget options for the perfect treat.

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  • Salted caramels served on a plate

    Salted caramels

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.13 ratings

    Treat your nearest and dearest to these homemade salted caramels. The perfect edible gift, wrap them up in a gift box for a deliciously decadent treat

  • Fortune cookies

    Fortune cookies

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.9 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

  • Strawberry gin

    Strawberry gin

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.14 ratings

    Capture the true taste of summer with this berry-infused spirit that makes a stunning gin 'n' tonic or base for a fruity cocktail

  • Prosecco truffles

    Prosecco truffles

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.7 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

  • Indian coconut ice

    Indian coconut ice

    A star rating of 2.4 out of 5.3 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

  • Rhubarb gin

    Rhubarb gin

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.53 ratings

    Use seasonal rhubarb to make this G&T-with-a-difference, or top the finished gin with soda water for a refreshing and gloriously pink summertime drink

  • Gin & tonic truffles in a box

    Gin & tonic truffles

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Make these deliciously boozy chocolate truffles with gin and citrus then pack in a box to give away as an edible gift. They're perfect for Mother's Day

  • Florentine biscuits in a tin

    Florentine biscuits

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.18 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

  • Vanilla vegan fudge cut into pieces and served in a tin

    Vegan fudge

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Adapt this basic vanilla fudge recipe however you like. Top with broken vegan biscuits for a cookies & cream fudge, or dip chunks of fudge in vegan dark chocolate

  • Homemade raspberry vodka

    Homemade raspberry vodka

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.7 ratings

    Learn how to infuse your own flavoured spirit to give as a homemade gift or mix into cocktails

  • Vanilla fudge in a gift box

    Vanilla fudge

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.51 ratings

    Homemade fudge makes a fabulous gift wrapped up for Christmas or any special occasion. Our recipe for these buttery sweets is well worth the effort

  • White chocolate truffles served in a gift box

    White chocolate truffles

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Make these chocolates to give as gifts or for a fun weekend project. Split the ganache into a few bowls and add a couple of different flavourings, if you like

  • Espresso, hazelnut & chocolate shortbread

    Espresso, hazelnut & chocolate shortbread

    A star rating of 5 out of 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

  • Raspberry gin served in a bottle with fresh raspberries

    Raspberry gin

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.7 ratings

    Preserve the taste of summer in a bottle with this raspberry gin, perfect topped up with tonic. The gin will keep its lovely pink hue for a few months

  • Microwave boozy fudge

    Microwave boozy fudge

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.27 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

  • Limoncello in bottle with lemon and glasses in background

    Limoncello

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.24 ratings

    Make up a batch of this boozy lemony drink - it's great as a homemade gift or poured over ice cream

  • Lemon curd

    Lemon curd

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.113 ratings

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

  • Chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits served with a coffee

    Chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.315 ratings

    Use storecupboard ingredients to make these moreish chocolate fudge crinkle biscuits. They make the perfect partner to a coffee as an afternoon treat

  • Bacon jam served in jars

    Bacon jam

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.5 ratings

    Make this moreish bacon jam as a gift for friends and family. It's surprisingly easy to make, tastes divine and will keep up to a month in the fridge

  • Cashew caramels

    Cashew caramels

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

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

  • Crunchy peanut & toffee bonbons

    Crunchy peanut & toffee bonbons

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

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

  • Love bug biscuits

    Love bug biscuits

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.11 ratings

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

  • White chocolate pretzel bites

    White chocolate pretzel bites

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.8 ratings

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

  • Fig jam spread onto white bread

    Fig jam

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.11 ratings

    Give the gift of homemade fig jam to family and friends. It's the perfect partner to a fresh loaf at breakfast time, or try swirled into natural yogurt

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