Q: For my birthday, my friend gave me a basket with edible gifts she made herself. Her birthday is coming up and I want to repay her generosity, but I don't have much time to handcraft. What are some good artisan treats to buy or quick homemade delights I can give her?
Sent by Julie
Editor: Your local farmers market would be a place to pick up things like jams, honey, handmade pasta, and other little treats. If you find yourself with some spare time to cook, check out these round-ups of homemade treats:
• Yummy Presents: 40 Homemade Gifts from The Kitchn
• Tea, Brittles, Olives, and Cake: 10 Delicious Edible Gifts
Readers, what edible gifts do you recommend?
Related: Smart Food Gifts $10 and Under
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