Forage

whole food ~ well made

selection of edible holiday gift items

Homemade Edible Holiday Gift Guide

Here are my best edible holiday gift guide ideas for the special people in your life, including cookies, preserves, chocolate and dried fruit treats.

For the holidays, we always make sugar cookies and gingerbread houses. But I love the idea of sharing homemade treats with the special people in your life.

So, I poured through my recipes to find a worthy collection of goodies. They need to be special and to ship well.

In the spirit of the season, I’m sharing with you my best edible holiday gift ideas.

Cookies

Toasted oatmeal tahini cookies at lynnecurry.com.
Toasted Oatmeal, Coconut and Tahini Cookies are for Gifting
Here’s a big, bakery-style cookie that introduces tahini into a chewy, toasted oatmeal cookie with golden raisins and, if you’d like, chocolate chips.

Preserves

blood orange marmalade on toast
Best Time for Marmalade is Now. Here’s How.
Winter brings citrus galore and time for making small batch marmalade. These tips and vanilla blood orange marmalade recipe will get you started.

Chocolate

Chocolate "salami" recipe at lynnecurry.com.
No-Bake Chocolate “Salami” for Gift Giving
A festive and simple dessert to serve or bring to your next holiday party–or to give as gifts this year. There’s no baking involved and it contains no meat!

Dried Fruit

Baked apple chips recipe at lynnecurry.com.
How to Bake Crunchy Cinnamon & Spice Apple Chips
Need more healthy snacks? It’s so easy to slice a few apples, sprinkle them with cinnamon & spices and bake them for a couple of hours to turn them into crispy apple chips.

Granola

granola
This homemade granola–made with rolled oats, avocado oil and maple syrup, is a staple for breakfast and snacks. And it’s makes a great holiday gift.

Subscribe

and become a forager

Are you sharing or sending out any homemade gifts this year? Let me know in the comments below or tag a photo #lynnesforage on Instagram or Facebook.

share your thoughts

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *