For those of us who express affection, gratitude or appreciation through food, edible presents are a fantastic option. If you’re seeking inspiration for Christmas food gift ideas of the sweet variety, this selection of festive biscuits, dessert balls and specialty treats provides something for everyone. If you’re planning ahead, you can also use this list as a guide for choosing the best edible Christmas gifts to make in advance of the big day. Some of these recipes will keep for a few weeks if stored correctly. Box them up or wrap in cellophane for a dazzling and delicious delicacy for loved ones.
For a simple yet scrumptious Christmas treat, you can’t go past this chocolate-dipped honeycomb recipe. It makes the ultimate edible gift that your friends and family will love.
Easy-to-make apricot balls are the perfect combo of sweet fruit and moist coconut. These blissful bites are great for snacking, in lunch boxes or as gifts.
If you’re a fan of festive treats, this rum ball recipe is one worth having up your sleeve. Filled with chocolate, cherry and coconut, it’s hard to stop at just one of these.