Whipping up a homemade edible gift for the holidays will not only win over the taste buds of your friends and family, but their heartstrings, too. Whether you're looking for a quick and easy project, like a microwavable cookie or a cream-filled marshmallow bar, or a more involved afternoon affair, such as homemade peppermint candies, these creative gift ideas will impress both the sweet-toothed and salt-obsessed. Likewise, we have boozy picks for cocktail-lovers that range from limoncello to fruit-infused vodka, homemade Kahlúa, and more. Seriously, there's a gift for everyone. No matter what kind of chef or bartender you are, we guarantee there's an idea that can match your skill level. Find recipes for the best edible gifts to give a loved one ahead.
— Additional reporting by Nicole Perry