Gift Guide | Luxury Hampers

16 Dec 2015
3 min read
With Christmas just around the corner, FOUR brings you a selection of luxury, healthy and sophisticated hampers to brighten up everyone’s festive season…
Chocolate & Champagne Christmas hamper

Three Michelin-star restaurant Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester have announced their Chocolate & Champagne Christmas Hamper; the perfect gift and ultimate indulgence this festive season.

The limited-edition hamper is filled with the finest selection of artisanal chocolates created by La Manufacture de Chocolat – Mr Ducasse’s own Parisian ‘bean to bar’ chocolate factory. Each Chocolate & Champagne Hamper includes a varied selection of fine chocolate, from a giant 1kg milk chocolate bar to an indulgent chocolate spread made with caramelized almonds, hazelnuts pralines, dark chocolate and milk chocolate, all displayed in a stunning wicker hamper.The pinnacle of temptation, the hamper is also accompanied by a bottle of Champagne NV Selection Alain Ducasse Brut, which is unavailable for purchase in the UK.

Wholesomehamper for the health conscious

Healthy eating and cold-pressed juice bar maple & FITZ is helping put a wholesome spin on the festive season with the launch of a pair of Christmashampersstuffed full of delicious guilt-free treats. Maple & FITZ specialises in imaginative, nutritious food alongside their signature cold-pressed juices. Thesehampersare perfect for health conscious yet sweet-toothed foodies, and include a range of healthy goodies, all of which are completely gluten free.

The Festive Fitzis a luxurious bundle of some of maple & FITZ’s most popular products, includingHomemade Granola (either Spiced Chai or Dark Chocolate Cherry), Winter Maple Toasted Nuts and Seeds, Raw Cacao Hot Chocolate, Christmas Raw Energy Balls, The Ultimate Granola Bar, The Best Gluten Free Brownie, a selection of Brew Teas and of course, a bottle of Maple Syrup!

The epicurean’s dream

Verden’s Hampers are ideal for wine, charcuterie and cheese connoisseurs and make the perfect gift for hosts over the holiday season.

With three different hampers to choose from;The Big Cheese, offeringa selection of 6 gift- wrapped portions from Verden’s Cheese Vaults, and a jar of homemade Verden Chutney. Cheeses are Montgomery’s Cheddar (250g), Stilton (250g), Camembert (250g), Dorstone (200g), Haut Barry (250g) and Petit Gaugry (70g);The Natural, includes the book Natural Wine: An introduction to organic and biodynamic wines made naturally by Isabelle Legeron; a Le Creuset Wood Waiter’s friend; a bottle of Rendez Vous, Domaine Des Accoles 2013, a Stilton (500g) and a Carn i Xua, FOUR opted for theThe Classic, which includes the book How to Love Wine by Eric Asimov; a Le Creuset Wood Waiter’s friend, a bottle of Clos du Jaugueyron, Haut Medoc, 2009, a Stilton (500g) and a Carn i Xua.

Grand Adventures

Thsi stunning hamper from the East India Companyhas everything that you could ever want…tea from far and wide, tasty tipples, delicious delights and much, much more. Coming in an alcoholic and non-alcoholic version, the hamper contains the following;Zero Japan Teacup,Apple Juice with Gold leaf Bliss Candle,Will Gold Bauble,Lotus teapot,Long Handle Tea Strainer with Fine Mesh,A la Provencal Herbs & Tomatoes Biscuits Admiral’s Reserve Cheese Biscuits,Apple & Mint Chutney,Black Peppercorn Biscuits,Blend 68 White Leaf Tea with Fruits,Bulldog Mustard,Butter Shortbread & Clotted Cream Biscuits Caramelised Pecan Nuts Enrobed in Chocolate CheddarCheese filled Biscuits,Cherry, Chocolate & Chilli Biscuits,Chocolate sugar,Cinnamon Salted Almonds Enrobed in Chocolate Custard Apple (Soursop) Green Tea,Dark Chocolate Bar with Sri Lankan Ginger,Dark Chocolate Bar with Tropical Tea Blend,Earl Grey Milk Chocolate Thins,English Stilton Cheese Biscuits,Festive Coffee Tin Chocolate and Hazelnut,Fine Cut Seville Orange Marmalade,First Romance,Genmaicha,Ginger Nut Biscuits,Governor Aungier’s Bombay Chai,Grand Procession 40 Count Truffle Box,Green Tea & Mint Chocolate Thins,Hibiscus Cordial,Indian Spices Biscuits,Jasmine Pearls,Lapsang Souchong Mustard,Lime Pickle Chutney,Lychee Congou Black Pyramid,Milk Chocolate Bar with Fragrant Pink Peppercorns,Milk Chocolate Bar with Governor Bombay Chai,Milk Chocolate Bar with Jamaican Blue Mountain Coffee Milk Chocolate Bar with Murray River Salt Flakes,Milk Chocolate Enrobed Raspberries,Milk Oolong Reserve Tea,Murray River Salt,Olive & Fig Marmalade,Plain Chocolate Enrobed Espresso Beans,Poppy Cordial,Red Dragon Mocha Java Cafetiere Grind,Rhubarb & Ginger Extra Jam,Roman Mustard,Roquefort Cheese Biscuits,Rose Cordial,Royal Breakfast Caddy,Sea Salt & Caramel Biscuits,Seville Orange & Marmalade Biscuits,Strawberries and Cream Chocolate Thins,Strawberry & Pepper Jam,The Classic Milk Chocolate Bar,The Forbidden City Jasmine Blossom Caddy,The Staunton Earl Grey Caddy,Thick Cut Orange Marmalade,Thousand Year Red Blooming Tea,Tiger of Mysore Mocha Cafetiere Grind,Traditional English Digestive Biscuits,Twelve Spice Biscuits…enough to keep you busy well into the new year!