Christmas is that time of the year when you have to show your loved ones how much you appreciate them. Skip the same-old boring gifts and be more creative with your ideas – these six are the perfect gifts for all the foodie lovers. Easy, cheap and you can make them at home.
Words: Lyubomira Ivanova, Subeditor: Toni Hart
- Hot Cocoa Kit
Easy to put together. The best thing about this gift is everything is separated into little tubes and all your friends need to do is mix the ingredients. Simple and interesting; it is the best gift to give on cold days. The full tutorial of how to put the kit together can be found on Hoosierhomemade website.
- Jar Cakes
Ready to be eaten straight from the container, they are the sweetest gift you can give away this Christmas. Buy a jar, bake your friend’s favourite cake and then slide it in it. You can decorate the jar to add more Christmas spirit.
- Cranberry Lime Vodka
It tastes as good as it looks and if your friends are fans of vodka, they will love the gift. The recipe is really easy to make at home as all you need is fresh cranberries and vodka.
- Pringles Can Cookies
Before you bin that Pringles can that you bought a few days ago, here is a suggestion to get more out of it. Decorate the can and put in some cookies that you baked yourself.
- Pie & Printable Box
There is no better time of the year to have some nice homemade pie. When packed in one free printable pie box, your loved ones can hardly resist this present. This is the website where you can find a wide range of boxes and all you have to do is print them in the desired colour, fold it, put the sliced pie inside and give away.
- Spice Bundles for Mulled Cider
For the bundles you will need a clean cheesecloth and the spices that you will put inside it are half an inch of a cinnamon stick, 1 star anise, 2 cardamom pods and 4 black peppercorns. Then all you have to do is tie with twine. Finally set several of them in a tin, and tie with a bow and a holly sprig.