It’s very satisfying to make your own jams, chutneys and marmalades. Plus, they make great gifts. This yummy lemon marmalade is great with fresh scones. Cook a batch, bottle it in a pretty jar and tie a nice ribbon around it for the perfect edible Christmas gift.
Most people have a sweet tooth, and there’s nothing better to satisfy that craving than a block of fudge. Make a batch and wrap a couple of pieces in pretty paper, and tie with a ribbon. Pair this with a nice bottle of wine or some other edible gifts that you made yourself.
Don’t know what to get your children’s teachers for end-of-year gifts? Help the kids bake gingerbread cookies and get them to decorate them. Put a batch of biscuits in a pretty tin, and voila – you have very cute end-of-year gifts for all the teachers.
Another great edible gift idea. Chocolate is a girl’s best friend after all. Need some gift inspiration for your girl friends? Bake a batch of these yummy chocolate brownies and wrap them in pretty paper, tied with a ribbon. Pair the package with your besties’ favourite coffee blend or bottle of wine.
Granola and cranberry buttermilk rusks
There’s nothing better than rusk with your morning coffee. Bake a batch of these delicious rusks and include a packet in all you friends’ and family’s Christmas stockings.