38 Homemade Holiday Gifts from Your Kitchen
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Why not give homemade treats for Christmas presents this year? If you're having trouble figuring out what to get for that neighbor, friend from church, teacher, or relative who has everything they need, then here's your solution! Homemade food gifts in jars like our Oatmeal Chippers are always a favorite, and we just know your friends and family won't be disappointed with our fruitcakes or fudge. On top of being delicious and more heartfelt than just buying something at the store, baking treats to give as gifts is downright economical. Yep — make homemade food gifts this year, and both your gang and your wallet will thank you!
Fudge recipes are a Christmastime staple. From white chocolate fudge to festive fudge in the shape of a wreath, you may have a hard time deciding which decadent variety to try. We say make 'em all!
Candy & Confections
From chocolate-covered dried fruits to candy made with nuts, these sweet confections may just be the best gift you give this year. Watch how many requests you'll get for next time!
If you think that fruitcakes are only given as gifts but never eaten, that's because you haven't tried one of these fabulous recipes. Go on and make two, so you can have one for yourself!
Cookies & Brownies
Cookies and brownies are always a popular choice! These festive recipes are easy to make yet look and taste so holiday-special. And they're all sure to put a smile on any recipient's face.
Jams & Spreads
Jams, jellies, sauces, and spreads make for thoughtful gifts. They pack up easily into jars or containers — just add a pretty ribbon for that special holiday-festive touch.
Quick Breads & Granola
Quick breads have been given as gifts for as long as we can remember. And granola's becoming a popular choice now, too. Try these for holiday gifts that are a bit on the healthier side.
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