Fortune cookies

Valentine's gift recipes

38 Recipes

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


(26 ratings)

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


(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


(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
  • 20 mins
  • Easy


(6 ratings)

Good Food reader Natasha Lee gives marshmallows a seasonal twist by adding blackberries, for a sweet, homemade gift
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • A challenge


(37 ratings)

Fudge makes a great gift - put in your friends' favourite chocolate and give them a sweet treat for Christmas
  • 25 mins
  • More effort


(1 rating)

The ideal gift for a cheese-lover: a box of Camembert to warm in the oven and serve with boozy marinated sultanas
  • 20 mins
  • Easy


(7 ratings)

The perfect Christmas gift for someone who loves to bake - the ingredients for delectable chocolate cupcakes
  • 25 mins
  • Easy


(14 ratings)

An impressive accompaniment to after-dinner coffee, or box these up for gifts
  • 35 mins
  • Easy


(17 ratings)

Who could resist a kiss? These dainty melt-in-the-mouth biscuits make a scrumptious addition to an afternoon tea spread
  • 45 mins
  • Easy


(0 ratings)

A sweet shop version of the squidgy squares, flavoured with coconut liqueur - one for the grown-ups
  • 50 mins
  • A challenge


(3 ratings)

Candied orange and lemon peel will keep for 6-8 weeks in an airtight container. Chop and add to fruitcakes, muffins or other treats
  • 2 hours and 15 mins
  • Easy