Make your own edible Christmas baubles

Make your own edible Christmas baubles

Designed to hang on your tree, these baubles are a pretty delicious treat

christmas baubles

These baubles are specially designed to hang on your tree and they have a little hole at the top to thread through pretty ribbon. Remember to cut the hole (using the end of a drinking straw) before baking and ice around each hole to make it easy to thread through the ribbon.

Line icing
Welly green, Lime green, Fuschia, Baby pink

Flooding icing
White, Baby pink, Fuschia

Sugar snowflakes

Candy cane

Pipe around the outline and the hole in pink and allow to dry. Flood with white runny icing, remove air bubble with a cocktail stick and leave to set. Ice the candy stripes in alternate pink and lime green lines.

Spinning top bauble

Outline the bauble in lime green line icing. Flood with baby pink runny icing and allow to set. Pipe around the ribbon hole in fuschia, then add lines of lime green across the bauble. Add zigzag detail in welly green and use fuschia for little polka dots.

Swedish jumper bauble

Ice outline in lime green and pipe around the ribbon hole. Flood the middle with fuschia runny icing and allow to set. Add lime and welly green for the zigzags and polka dots. Drop sugar snowflakes onto the icing while it is still wet.


  • Bauble cutters
  • Wide drinking straws
  • Pretty ribbon

Biscuit Recipe

  • 350g plain flour
  • 100g self raising flour
  • 125g granulated sugar
  • 125 salted butter, diced
  • 125g golden syrup
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten

For these and more great biscuit recipes, look at the Biscuiteers Book of Iced Biscuits by Harriet Hastings and Sarah Moore


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