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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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  • Chewy cranberry choc-nut cookie kit

    Chewy cranberry choc-nut cookie kit

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Fill a glass jar with the ingredients for fruity macadamia and white chocolate chip biscuits and present as a gift

  • Squares of rocky road on a chopping board

    Easy rocky road

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.173 ratings

    Great for a bake sale, a gift, or simply an afternoon treat to enjoy with a cuppa, this rocky road is quick to make and uses mainly storecupboard ingredients.

  • Bitter chocolate truffles

    Bitter chocolate truffles

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    These bitesize chocolate treats are an impressive way to end a meal and also make a great gift

  • Banoffee chocolate cups served as a gift in a tin

    Banoffee chocolate cups

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make these to give as an edible Christmas gift. Made with chocolate, dulce de leche and banana chips, they're all the taste of banoffee pie in one small bite

  • Hazelnut crisps

    Hazelnut crisps

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    These thin and delicate nutty biscuits are delicious served with ice cream or creamy desserts or presented in a gift hamper

  • Ginger flapjacks

    Ginger flapjacks

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.19 ratings

    Try an oat bar with a difference - our version is flavoured with coconut and has a soft and spicy ginger topping

  • Chocolate truffles with coloured coatings by a gift box

    Easy chocolate truffles

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.55 ratings

    Chocolate truffles, beautifully wrapped in boxes, will put a smile on anyone's face – and they're so easy to make

  • Chai teabags presented in a tin

    Chai teabags

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    Fill teabags with spices and tea leaves for a gorgeous bespoke gift. They're a lovely present at Christmas

  • Cherry shortbread hearts

    Cherry shortbread hearts

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.34 ratings

    James Martin's easy biscuits taste as good as they look and make an ideal Valentine's Day gift

  • Sugar-dusted wedding cookies

    Sugar-dusted wedding cookies

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.8 ratings

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

  • Homemade chocolate drops

    Homemade chocolate drops

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Create a sophisticated chocolate box, perfect as a gift for guests at a wedding

  • Chocolate chunk pecan cookies

    Chocolate chunk pecan cookies

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.70 ratings

    You can't beat American-style cookies with big chunks of chocolate and nuts. The perfect grown-up biscuit

  • Slice-and-bake Valentine’s biscuits

    Valentine’s biscuits

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.10 ratings

    These picture-perfect sweet treats make a gorgeous gift for someone special. Create dough cylinders then simply slice and bake the number of biscuits you want.

  • Chilli vodka

    Chilli vodka

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.8 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

  • Homemade marzipan thins

    Homemade marzipan thins

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Sweet treats for friends and family

  • Manchego & chorizo melting biscuits on a wire rack

    Manchego & chorizo melting biscuits

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.15 ratings

    Bake a batch of these moreish manchego and chorizo biscuits to serve as part of a cheeseboard. They make a lovely edible gift at Christmas, too

  • Choc hazelnut truffles

    Choc hazelnut truffles

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.5 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

  • Forgotten cookies

    Forgotten cookies

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.42 ratings

    What's in a name? Pop these in the oven, forget about them overnight, and you'll have crumbly cookies in the morning

  • Almond & lemon curd buttons

    Almond & lemon curd buttons

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.35 ratings

    Hidden inside these crumbly biscuits lies a heart of lemon curd, giving an unexpected burst of flavour

  • Sweet chilli jam

    Sweet chilli jam

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.241 ratings

    This has a kick, but won’t blow your head off, and goes well with any selection of cold cuts of meat

  • Macadamia & cranberry American cookies

    Macadamia & cranberry American cookies

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.36 ratings

    These freezable biscuits are completely irresistible and make a great gift for kids to give to teachers or grandparents

  • Fruit & nut chocolate chequers

    Fruit & nut chocolate chequers

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Kids can learn to melt chocolate with this simple recipe - a perfect homemade gift

  • Spanish fig & almond balls

    Spanish fig & almond balls

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    A festive version of Pan de Higo, a dried fig cake that the Spanish traditionally eat with cheese and a drizzle of honey

  • Bramble marshmallows

    Bramble marshmallows

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Good Food reader Natasha Lee gives marshmallows a seasonal twist by adding blackberries, for a sweet, homemade gift


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