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Homemade Nutella Gifts | Mason Jar Gift Series

December 03, 2020 2 min read

homemade nutella mason jar gift

We’ll be honest: Of all the Mason jar gifts a person could make, homemade Nutella is the one that makes our heart skip a beat.

There is something so decadent — and fun — about recreating this traditional European treat at home and packaging it up to surprise family, friends or neighbors. Will you save money? Probably not.

But you’ll have a ball making this — and we think it’s even more delicious than the original.

How to Make Homemade Nutella For Gifts

This homemade Nutella recipe is courtesy of Little Spice Jar. You’ll need the following:

8 ounces of hazelnuts or filberts
½ Teaspoon vanilla
¼ Teaspoon salt
1/3 to ½ Cup powdered sugar
3 Tablespoons coco powder
6 ounces semisweet chocolate (bars work best)
1 Tablespoon of a nut/seed oil such as walnut or sunflower. Coconut oil or vegetable oil will work in a pinch.

See full printable recipe card and instructions below.

Wrapping Your Nutella Mason Jar Gifts

To make your own gift worthy of Pinterest, we recommend packing it in 4oz sized mason jars, You can take your Nutella-filled jars and use a bit of festive twine to attach a small wooden spoon and a sticker label on the top. 

Level up your homemade gift with mason jar silicone sleeves for 4oz jars! This adorable new sleeve fits the 4oz size and comes in packs of 6. They insulate what's stored inside, while also protecting them from breakage.  A unique way to gift your homemade Nutella and share with friends & neighbors! JarJackets are also dishwasher and microwave safe, 100 percent non-toxic and made from earth-friendly materials.

Printable Sticker Gift Tags

You can also use one of these "Handmade with Love" sticker templates to make a homemade gift tag. These are designed to be used with Avery 2" x 2" round stickers (for wide mouth jars) and 1.5" x 1.5" round stickers (regular mouth jars).


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