Bring the warmth and friendliness of your own kitchen to others through these easy make-ahead food gifts. Everything tastes better when it's homemade by a loved one, so share that with friends and family this holiday season. Here, we feature classic homemade food gifts like canned jams and flavored popcorn, but you can also be adventurous and wrap up exciting brittles or chile-infused honey. These impressive products make great stand-alone gifts, or pair with a simple spatula, rolling pin, or mug for the perfect foodie gift.
Chocolate-Cherry Heart Smart Cookies
Made with whole-wheat flour, whole-grain oats, antioxidant-rich dried cherries, and dark chocolate, the healthful ingredients in these cookies combine to make delicious treats for a lucky recipient. Place them in a see-through holiday gift bag and then secure with a ribbon to keep airtight. Attach a recipe card so your friends can make the cookies as a snack to start off a healthful new year.