21 Homemade Food Gifts for the Holidays


1. Peppermint Candy Cane Bark


A beautiful white chocolate bark for celebrating a charming white Christmas. See recipe details.

2. Popcorn Seasoning Kit


A great variety of flavors, there’s sure to be at least one for everyone. See recipe details.

3. Easy Homemade Candied Ginger and Ginger Syrup


A sweet at-your-desk treat, these candies are perfect for the office gift exchange. See recipe details.

4. Eggnog Bread


A tasty thank you for all the holiday’s hosts and hostesses. See recipe details.

5. Fat-Free, Sugar-Free Hot Chocolate Mix


Nothing tastes better on a cold winter night than a homemade mug of hot chocolate. Special bonus: it’s fat-free and sugar-free too. See recipe details.

6. Gourmet Toasted Cookie Dough in a Jar


To quote the author: “Who doesn’t love delicious edible cookie dough straight from the batter bowl?” See recipe details.

7. Cinnamon-Roasted Almonds


For all the nuts in your life. See recipe details.

8. Mulled Wine Kit


Help friends and family uncork Christmas cheer with this mulled wine kit. Directions for the kit and gift assembly included in details. See recipe details.

9. Snowball Cookies


They’re nutty, buttery, and just like snow, they melt in your mouth! See recipe details.

10. Infused Vodka Recipes


Forget cookie swaps, host a vodka infusion party this year. (Don’t worry, we judge you for tapping into your batch early.) See recipe details.

11. Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar


Give the gift of holiday baking with this easy-to-assemble cookie mix in a jar. See recipe details.

12. Maple-Candied Bacon


A parting gift for your party guests? See recipe details.

13. Homemade Vanilla Extract


For the baker on your list. See recipe details.

14. DIY Chai Spice Mix


If you keep the ingredients on hand, you can pull this chai mix together easily as a thoughtful last-minute gift. See recipe details.

15. Homemade English Toffee


A delicious Christmas gift straight from the kitchen. See recipe details.

16. Homemade Herb Butter


Wrap in parchment paper and tie with string for an exquisitely enjoyable gift. See recipe details.

17. Lavender Vanilla Sugar


Include a gift tag with ideas for use: sprinkle on top of fruits, french toast, or baked goods. See recipe details.

18. Lucky Charms Marshmallows


Everyone’s childhood dreams come true. See recipe details.

19. Copycat Baileys Irish Cream


An essential cocktail for cozying up on the couch around Christmas. See recipe details.

20. Coffee Syrup


Give the gift that keeps on giving – delectable mornings that is. See recipe details.

21. Peanut Butter and Pumpkin Dog Treats


Because fido deserves a special Christmas treat too. See recipe details.

Happy Holidays!