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Christmas gift Recipes

Why traipse around the shops or give yet another bottle of wine when you can make your own Christmas gifts? 

These Christmas gift recipes are deceptively easy to make and with a little creative wrapping make an ideal present for friends, family and neighbours. 

For other easy Christmas recipes have a look at these decadent Christmas desserts.

Posted by Nigella      Makes 35 - 40 biscuits

I couldn’t have Christmas without these, or at least, not happily. Rituals are essential to give us meaning, a sense of ceremony,…Read on

Posted by Nigella      Yield approx. 750ml in total

I often give homemade chutneys to Italian friends when I visit, as I’m proud of our traditional recipes and know that an English…Read on

Posted by Nigella      Makes 16 pieces

This is so temple-achingly sweet that one small marked-out diamond, or maybe two, is enough. But even so, I love its perfumed sugariness…Read on

Posted by Nigella      Makes 36

This is the way I make my mince pies, and there is no changing me or them: they are small, to be popped straight into the mouth in…Read on

Posted by Nigella      Makes 33 fingers

I know that biscuits sound like the sort of cooking someone else does, but you need never have baked anything ever in your life to…Read on

Posted by Nigella      Makes approx. 24

I love these dark, fat patties of chocolate shortbread exuberantly topped with festive sprinkles. There’s something so cheering…Read on

Posted by Nigella      Yield approx. 1.5 litres / 1.5 quart

Although I call this chilli jam, I don't mean by this that it's the sort of thing you'd spread on your toast at breakfast (though…Read on

Posted by Nigella      Serves approx. 8 people

I've used bottled peaches, I've used canned peaches, and it honestly doesn't matter which, but I'm afraid you have to resist the healthier…Read on

Posted by Nigella      Makes 24 bars

It’s not that I felt my usual Rocky Road Crunch Bars needed any improvement (though fiddling with recipes is one of life’s…Read on

Posted by Nigella      Makes 125g / 2 cups

Hokey pokey is a Cornish term for honeycomb. It is wonderful eaten in golden shards or crumbled into the best vanilla ice cream. It…Read on

Posted by rosiecammish      5 jars

Mince pies have always been the first treat of the festive season in my household. However, I have always dreaded coming acoss a bitter…Read on

Posted by kmumby      Makes 3 good sized rolls
Posted by franvama@libero.it      Makes 1 large glass jar

Perfect with roasted or boiled meat.Read on

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