What to put in a hamper?
Hampers make the perfect gift to send your loved ones on their birthday, at Christmas, to send your congratulations and for a whole host of other special occasions. A box full of thoughtful gifts they will adore, what’s not to love! With so many options to choose from, you may be thinking about what to put in a hamper. Worry not… This short guide with give you some of the most popular options from our range of the finest British food and drink products.
What to put in a food hamper
Making your own hamper gives you endless options to choose all your loved one’s favourite things. Our create-your-own option allows you to choose up to six luxury British food and drink products to create the perfect personalised gift. All our food and drink letterbox gifts by post are beautifully presented and are hand wrapped in stylish paper, with traditional stamps and twine to create the perfect hamper gift to send by post. Here are just some of the delicious treats that you can choose to include in one of our create-your-own-letterbox gifts.
If your loved one enjoys a tipple, our mini alcohol bottles are a great place to start! Made by a small island community in Islay, Scotland and aged for 10 years in Bourbon casks, for a sweet mellow taste with hints of soft liquorice, caramel, oak and honey, Jura Single Malt Scotch Whiskey is a real treat for those who enjoy a glass of whisky. For Gin lovers, the rich and smooth taste of Plymouth Gin, makes it the perfect addition to a hamper. We also have Williams Chase Vodka from the Chase Distillery in Hereford and Mount Gay Barbados Rum on offer.
If the person you’re looking to send a hamper to is mad for cheese, enjoys a little charcuterie, or is partial to a pouch of nuts, our range of luxury savoury treats are the perfect addition. Choose from our range of cheese, chutney, charcuterie, olives and nuts. From the award-winning Vintage Organic Cheddar from Godminster, made from a 70-year-old recipe using milk from their dairy herd to meaty, peppery and seriously delicious Snacking Salami, made with outdoor reared British pork from Serious Pig, you’ll be sure to find the finest savoury treats to put a smile on your loved one’s face.
For friends, family members or colleagues with a sweeter tooth, then our range of biscuits, chocolate, sweets and preserves offers a variety of choices. Add a bar of Willies Cacao award-winning chocolate, some great taste award-winning rich and buttery shortbread from the Shortbread House of Edinburgh or a bag of sweets from jealous sweets made with real fruit juices and no synthetic flavours.
Luxury Letterbox Gift Options
If you’re really struggling to decide what to put in a hamper, we’ve already done the hard work for you! We have over 20 different food and drink letterbox gifts to choose from, with each one containing the very best products, handpicked for their excellent quality. We then pair all of the products together to wonderfully complement each other. Choose from Cheese Letterbox Gifts, Gin Letterbox Gifts, Whisky Letterbox Gifts, Afternoon Tea Letterbox Gifts, and much more!
Food Gifts By Post
All our little postable hampers, filled with the best of British food & drink, can be delivered to any address in the UK, with international shipping also available! Standard UK delivery is free and for orders placed before 2pm, we can deliver your food hampers by post the next working day, perfect for a last-minute luxurious gift to send to a loved one.