This collection of homemade Christmas food gifts is perfect for holiday gift giving. Get ideas to make a DIY gift for everyone on your Christmas list. An edible gift is a delicious way to show your family, friends, coworkers and neighbors how much you care during this season.
Food is the perfect gift for almost anyone, whether it is a hostess gift or for a teacher or coworker. One of the great things about food gifts is you can make them in bulk, so it is a nice way to make something for a lot of people.
And you can tailor your gifts to fit your budget! Some homemade gifts are relatively inexpensive, like peanut brittle or popcorn, and some are more expensive, like infused vodka.
Homemade food gifts don’t have to be just sweets and candy! You can make savory gifts such as spice mixes or relish for those on your list who don’t have a sweet tooth!
Here is my list of 50+ homemade food gifts for holiday gift giving. This list is broken down into
Popcorn and Snack Mixes
Sauces and Mason Jar Gifts
Relish and Preserves
Beverages and Infused Drinks
One thing that isn’t included is cookies! Christmas cookies are wonderful for gift giving, so check out my list of classic Christmas cookies if you are looking for all things cookie related!
These Grinch hot chocolate bombs are adorable. Hollow balls of chocolate are filled with cocoa and marshmallows. Put the balls in hot milk and watch them break open and release the yummy surprises inside.
These pretty Cranberry Hootycreeks make a welcome holiday cookies in a jar gift for family and friends. They combine white chocolate chips, dried cranberries and chopped pecans to give a seasonal twist to traditional oatmeal cookies.
A homemade spice mix is the perfect gift for someone who loves to cook.
Keto Candied Pecans are the sweet and salty snack you need this holiday season! Glazed with a hint of cinnamon makes this homemade low carb snack over-the-top addicting! Perfect for an on-the-go snack, salad topper or make-ahead gifts!
This sweet, pecan filled fudge recipe tastes just like your favorite pecan pie. Great for homemade gifts, your holiday dessert tray, or a special treat for your family, this is one outstanding fudge recipe.
Relishes and Preserves
Preserve some of your summer harvest for an easy gift in the middle of winter!
This thick and velvety spiced apple butter is a delicious recipe for cooking apple butter in the crockpot and canning it to enjoy all winter long. It makes for a perfect foodie gift to surprise your family and friends!
Even taste-testers who say they don’t like spicy foods love this recipe, and we’ve got plenty of ideas for customizing the recipe and toning down the heat. And, since it's freezable, it's a great make-ahead holiday gift idea!
Cinnamon sugar pretzels are salty, sweet,chocolate crunchy snack that not just looks pretty but are super easy to make. These snacks are perfect for gifting and need only 5 ingredients to make and very little prep work.