Blue Ribbon Homemade Edible Gifts Recipes

Gifts to Give

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Crock Pot Christmas Crack

By Angie Webb
This is one of the easiest recipes that I make during the holiday season and everyone...

Crock Pot Candy ("Mr. Bud Candy")

By Donna Brown
This is my daughter's recipe that she makes for fund raisers, church, to give away on...

Oreo Cookie Balls

By Shannon Smith
I call theses truffles in disguise. Easy to make and yummy in your tummy as...

Pecan Pie Balls

By Camille McClendon
The yummiest part of a Pecan Pie with a little kick! I made these for Thanksgiving and...

Dolly's Chocolate Snowballs

By Rosemarie Zub
This recipe was from my mom. I would watch her as a child make these cookies...

Saltine Toffee

By Candy Ayers
Before I tried this recipe I was skeptical. I mean how could saltines ever turn into...

Mertzie's Addictive Pretzel Candy Fudge

By Michelle Koletar/Mertz
This is sooooooo yummy!!! You will gobble it up. I always make a double batch.

To Die For Hot Chocolate

By Staci Ojeda
I make this for my family (and friends) every year... it's a huge batch and have...

Old Timey Fudge

By Millie Johnson
My mother always made the Hershey's fudge from the recipe on the can. Over the years...

Peanut Butter Truffles

By vicky hunt
These are amazing!! Great for parties,socials,and to eat all by yourself while you are reading..OOOOpppss,did i...

Fudge Cookies (An Heirloom Recipe from My Family)

By Kathleen Hagood
Since Father's Day is approaching, I have been thinking about my daddy and the recipes we...

White Christmas Fudge

By FREDA GABLE
"Pretty Pretty Holiday candies". There is nothing like a plate full of homemade goodies. Here's a...

Homemade Peanut Butter Cups (Like Reese's!)

By Mrs D
My daughter loves Reese's cups and she says these taste just like them! With this...

Orange Blossom Balls

By Mary Ann Thompson
My mother always made these at Christmas when I was a kid and for wedding/baby showers....

Dee's Kahlua Truffles

By Dee Stillwell
I have expeimented with truffle recipes over the years and this is the final tweaked recipe...

Baileys Irish Cream Fudge

By Heather M. Baker
This is the creamiest fudge ever and is sure to put a smile in those Irish...

Christmas Crunch

By Christine Bronston
The perfect mix of sweet and salty!! YUMMMMM

Thick and Rich Hot Fudge Sauce

By Wendy Rusch
This hot fudge is so simple to whip up. So yummy on so many things -...

COFFEE LACED GINGER MOLASSES COOKIES

By Barbara Estabrook
My buttery ginger molasses cookie is nicely spiced and a re-make of a molasses cookie...

Chocolate Pecan Coffee Fudge

By Barbara Kavorkian
Chocolate and coffee go great together. Add a few nuts and you have a great...

Holiday Chocolate Caramel Apples

By Stephanie Van Den Berg
I received one of these as a gift last year and loved it so much I...

Santa's Hot Cocoa Mix

By Lori Borgmann
This is the best instant hot cocoa mix I have ever tasted!! I think the...

Give me some sugga! Fudge Cookies

By Darla Hill
My daughter (NYLA 4 ) gives out her kisses very carefully. So my husband came up...

Almond-Cranberry Quick Bread

By Linda Moore
Cranberry and almond flavoring are wonderful together, especially for Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.
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