Easy Homemade Food Gifts

15 ideas for Easy Homemade Food Gifts! From truffles and cookies to caramel and popcorn.

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Hello, friends! There are more gifting ideas coming your way, this time for homemade food gifts! Package them up pretty & spread joy!

Food is a universal language and the best way to the heart, right? Then, what better gift for neighbors, friends, and family?

This roundup includes contributions from so many talented bloggers. Check out their recipes and their websites for more inspiration!

I’ve included a variety of treats, from cutesy to sophisticated and everything in between.

There are also recipes for different skill levels, dietary restrictions, and tastes.

With 16 delicious recipes in all, you can make one a day until Christmas Eve. So, letā€™s get going!šŸ˜

Check out Handmade Gift Ideas too!

Be Brave and Bloom

Caramel Popcorn

1. You owe it to yourself to make this DELICIOUS, sweet treat!

Besides its addicting flavor, the other thing I love about this recipe is its dependability. You still need to follow the recipe, of course, but unlike other candy recipes, it does not require a candy thermometer, so there is a bit more margin for error.šŸ˜

Suziā€™s Toffee Popcorn with Chocolate Drizzle Recipe is the bomb. Recipe HERE.

Glitter Inc.

Chocolate Covered Marshmallows with Crushed Peppermint

2. Fluffy homemade marshmallows dipped in chocolate and crushed peppermint; these heavenly and festive marshmallows are perfect for gifting and devouring this holiday season. Get the yummy recipe HERE.

Just is a Four Letter Word

Gnome Cookies

3. It seemed only fitting to include GNOME cookies in this roundup because I know there is a large gnome fan base here!

These cookies are incredibly simple to make and taste so amazing. They look like mini cupcakes, but they are actually delicious little Christmas gnomes! Everyone will love them. Find the adorable recipeĀ HERE

Addicted to Dates

Chocolate Amaretto Truffles (Vegan)

4. Silky smooth vegan chocolate amaretto truffles. These boozy truffles are perfect as a homemade gift for a loved one, whether for Christmas or anytime, to let them know you care.

With many different decorating options, you can keep these as simple or extravagant as you like! Grab the recipeĀ HERE

Sandhyaā€™s Kitchen

Chocolate Tiramisu in Jars (Eggless)

5. If you have never tried Tiramisu at home, you are in for a treat! This super easy 10 minutes chocolate tiramisu is layers of chocolate cake, coffee cream, and cocoa. Gift them in small mason jars.

Serve the classic Italian dessert in a casual, fantastic way! The recipe is eggless and has no alcohol. Grab itĀ HERE

The Gunny Sack

Toffee Recipe

6. This Toffee Recipe is a homemade version of Almond Roca. A buttery, crunchy treat with milk chocolate thatā€™s perfect for the holidays! See the recipeĀ HERE

Always Use Butter

Candy Cane Cupcakes

7. These candy cane cupcakes are the ultimate Christmas cupcake. With a moist vanilla muffin topped with a whipped cream frosting with real candy canes – this is an easy recipe that comes out looking and tasting just like candy canes. Check out the recipeĀ HERE

Be Brave and Bloom

Ginger Cookies

8. This is one of my favorite molasses cookie recipes! These soft ginger gems are delicious and chewy with a beautiful crackly top. Find the recipeĀ HERE

The Farmgirl Gabs

Hot Cocoa In A Jar

9. Friends and family will love receiving this easy-to-make Hot Cocoa In A Jar! Nothing warms you up during the winter months like a nice hot cup of chocolate.

Extra chocolatey, full of marshmallows, and just the right temperature, a cup of hot cocoa is the perfect way to warm you up ā€“ heart and soul. Grab the recipeĀ HERE

Butter Your Biscuit

Chocolate Peppermint Bark

10. YUM! Chocolate Peppermint Bark could not be any simpler and makes such a beautiful gift. Delicious chocolate loaded with crushed peppermint candies. See more HERE

Rainbow Nourishments

Raspberry and Pistachio Wreath

11. A raspberry and pistachio wreath is perfect for Christmas and giving to loved ones! Easy to make, impressive, and delicious. Find the recipeĀ HERE

Haute and Healthy Living

Easy Granola

12. You will love this Easy Granola Recipe thatā€™s been transformed into four unique flavors! Package it in a mason jar for the perfect edible gift. It is gluten-free & vegan. Check out the recipeĀ HERE

The Monday Box

Marzipan Chocolates

13. You wonā€™t believe how easy it is to make luscious Marzipan Chocolates. Soft, sweet balls of almond candy enrobed in a dark chocolate shell.

Use homemade marzipan, or store-bought, to create beautiful confections that add sparkle to dessert trays and make great gifts and care package treats. Find the recipeĀ HERE

Supergolden Bakes

Christmas Pavlova (Pavlova Wreath)

14. This Christmas Pavlova shaped like a festive wreath is stunning, easy to make, and SO delicious! Get tips on creating the perfect pavlova wreath and prepare to impress! Learn moreĀ HERE

She Loves Biscotti

Chocolate Almond Clusters

15. Here is a quick and simple recipe for Chocolate Almond Clusters -the perfect no-bake addition to any Christmas platter and one of the best homemade gifts. You wonā€™t believe how easy they are to make! Get the recipeĀ HERE

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Cheerful Cook

Peppermint Bark

16. Peppermint Bark is a delicious, classic holiday treat. A decadent triple-layer mix of white and bittersweet chocolate infused with peppermint flavors and crunchy pieces of candy. Find the recipeĀ HERE

More Gift Ideas

For more gift ideas, check out my gift guides.

Here’s a sample of what you will find.

Gifts for People Who Love to Sew
Handmade Gifts to Make
Homemade Christmas Gifts
Gifts for Women in their 20’s
Gifts for Teenage Girls

Enjoy these beautiful homemade food gifts! ā¤ļø Please let me know which recipe you make and give.

Happy holiday baking!
xo,
Cindy

1 comment on “Easy Homemade Food Gifts

  1. Looks like great recipes. Thank you so much. One problem the tiramisu recipe comes up as the Ginger Molasses cookies. Could you fix that? Would love the tiramisu recipe

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