If you love giving meaningful gifts, don’t buy … DIY. For pet lovers, self-care seekers, foodies, grill masters, and more, a homemade gift is the perfect, personal touch.
Bake their favorite sweet treat, create a custom spice rub, or make dog treats to spoil their furry friend. Package in antique jars or festive gifts bags, and embellish with festive ribbon or unique trimmings like sprigs of fresh rosemary or dried cranberries.
With a few simple ingredients and the right tools from Vitamix, your gift-giving skills can go from drab to fab in no time.
Lavender Sea Salt Scrub
Relaxing essential oils and sea salt provide spa quality results in this exfoliating scrub.
Dukkah Spice Rub
This delicious middle Eastern spice blend pairs well with chicken, salmon and pork.
The holidays aren’t complete without these ginger-spiced favorites. Here’s a tip: make two batches and keep one hidden for yourself!
Sweet Potato Pierogi Recipe
Don't get rid of those left over sweet potatoes - turn them into some else with this pierogi dough and filling recipe. We don't mind the skins left on since they provide extra vitamins and minerals. Adapt if you'd like, but they make great gifts for your foodie friends or family.
Simple Dog Biscuit
A dog-friendly treat for your furry family member.
Christmas Chili Oil
This uniquely spicy, smoky oil makes quite an impressive holiday gift for all your foodie friends and family. Just be sure to save some for yourself to brush on your own Christmas turkey or ham!
Cranberry Nut Bread
For this whole-wheat recipe, leave a strip of peel on the orange before placing it in the Vitamix container for an extra burst of citrus flavor.
Vanilla Body Butter
This luxurious body butter will rehydrate your dry skin, and awaken your senses with the smell of vanilla. Be sure to keep in a cool part of your home, and out of the sunlight.
Coffee Sugar Exfoliating Scrub
Rejuvenate your skin with ground coffee beans in this luxurious scrub.
Holiday Mixed Spice Blend
Hard to blend spices is where the Vitamix shines. Pulling down tough to blend ingredients and making them into powder form. This spice blend is versatile to use in soups, dips, smoothies, sweet and savory dishes.
Cider Date Jam
Nothing gets more whole food or homemade than our apple cider date jam. It combines whole apples, cinnamon sticks, cloves, dates, and fresh orange for a delicious mix of fall fruits and spices.
Spicy Pepper and Carrot Jelly
Sometimes summer gardens yield an overabundance of produce. This recipe makes use of all your peppers and carrots and adds a sweet and savory balance to a jam you’ll love.