Healthy Holiday Food Gifts

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Wrap up your holiday gifting with these beautifully packaged homemade food gifts. Each recipe is lower in calories -- perfect for health-minded friends or a no-guilt gift to yourself.

Orange-Dark Chocolate Blossoms

A twist of shredded orange peel in the dough gives this classic cookie a delicious seasonal twist.

Cranberry-White Chocolate Cornmeal Tea Biscuits

For an extra-special touch, deliver these sweet biscuits with your favorite coffee or tea.

Apple Pie-Spiced Hot Tea Mix

A warm and cozy cup of spiced tea is the perfect gift for friends in need of de-stressing. Packaged in a festive mug, this gift is ready to brew.

Whole Wheat Sweet Potato Bread

Presenting this festive bread in a loaf pan offers two gifts in one. To make this gift more budget-friendly, you can skip the pan. The loaf wrapped in cellophane and tied up in ribbon is pretty all on its own.

Give the gift of sweetness this Christmas with a cookie gift that every recipient will love.

Cookie Gift Packaging

Check out these five simple packaging ideas for holiday cookies.

Lemon-Pistachio Slice-and-Bake Cookies

If your cookie recipient isn't a fan of pistachios, these sweet and tangy cookies can be rolled in pecans, walnuts, or other nuts of your choice.

Chicken Noodle-Vegetable Soup

For a gift that's pure comfort, deliver a batch of this much-loved soup wrapped with care.

Chunky Cranberry Relish

Need a last-minute gift? This deeply flavored cranberry sauce comes together in just 20 minutes and requires only a few ingredients.

Marinated Feta and Olives

This salty Mediterranean-style appetizer can be presented with crackers or crusty bread for an excellent hostess gift.

Wheat Apple-Nut Bread

Applesauce and yogurt help keep this whole grain quick bread perfectly moist and lower in fat. Bake a day before gifting for the best-tasting results.

Simple Strawberry Jam

Spread joy this season with a sweet, fresh strawberry jam. Nestled in a cozy sweater sleeve, this gift is simply adorable.

Multigrain Rolls

A goodie bag filled with these freshly baked beauties will bring a smile to anyone's face. A simple snip with kitchen shears gives these rolls an elegant feathered look.

Peppery Peach Sauce

Packaged with a basting brush, this sweet and spicy sauce is ready to be added to any cooked meat.

Pickled Garden Vegetables

Put your garden harvest to work year-round by pickling in the summer and gifting for the holidays. The small amount of sugar in this colorful recipe mellows out the pickled flavor to make this treat perfect for a party platter.

Orange-Spiced Hazelnuts

Give hazelnuts a merry fix-up with seasonal cinnamon, cloves, and ginger. A bit of orange extract adds bright citrus flavor.

Black Bean and Corn Salsa

This stacked snack includes the chips and salsa, so it's ready to eat upon delivery. Packaging everthing in reusable plastic containers makes transporting leftovers easy.

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