This Christmas, gift a taste of the UK’s very best independent delis, chefs, and suppliers. Discover some new treats and revisit old favourites in this fully-stocked hamper, which makes an excellent gift for anyone and everyone who enjoys eating, drinking and general merriment.
Oranj Wine’s Handpicked Red
A suitably festive bottle of red natural wine, handpicked from the Oranj Wine cellars by owner Jasper.
Oranj Wine’s Warm Spiced Negroni
Imagine if a mulled wine and a negroni had a baby. You just imagined Oranj Wine’s Warm Spiced Negroni. Cheers.
London Borough of Jam’s Damson & Pepper Jam
Perfect with cheese, game meats and charcuterie, this seasonal fruit has been given a savoury edge by the hand of ex-St John chef Lillie O’Brien.
A bar of sweet and sophisticated 65% malt dark chocolate from east London’s award-winning bean-to-bar chocolatiers, Land. Still no sharesies.
St Eval’s Scented Candle
Inspired by a Victorian herb garden and housed in a cute terracotta pot, the scent of this candle by Cornwall’s much-lauded eco-conscious candlemakers St Eval will warm up even the frostiest of family relations.
Amaretti Virginia Biscuits from Lina Stores
For that moment when you “couldn’t possibly eat another thing”: a bag of 10 Amaretti Virginia to go with your post-roast tea & coffee, sourced by Soho’s legendary Italian deli Lina Stores.
Perello Olive & Pickle Spicy Cocktail Mix from Brindisa
Great on their own, even better in a
dirty filthy martini, these cocktail olives sourced by Brindisa are as loved for their flavour as they are for the cute tin, which makes an excellent utensil holder once empty.
Brindisa’s Cocktail Snack Mix
A mix of fried and salted Marcona almonds, cashews, peanuts, maize kernels and roasted Reus hazelnuts that is so tasty, your guests will be brawling over the last handful.
Chocolate Cigarillo Biscuits from Brindisa
Thin and crisp, sweet rolled wafers dipped in unctuous chocolate. Perfect as an after-dinner treat and also as a prop for your best Marlon Brando impression.
Ottolenghi’s Za’atar Pita Chips
Thin and crisp za’atar-spiced pita chips from everyone’s favourite celebrity chef, Yotam Ottolenghi. The perfect vehicle for many, many dips.
Ottolenghi’s Chilli & Coriander Chutney
Homemade by the team in Yotam Ottolenghi’s kitchens as a zingy condiment alongside cold cuts, cheese and sandwiches… or on the aforementioned za’atar pita chips.