There is no greater joy than receiving a hamper full of treats at Christmas time. And, with so many options available, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Whether you're after an abundance of chocolate, wine, cheese or fruit, there's a festive hamper to suit all tastes.
Whilst most treats will last your loved ones up until new year, they'll be able to enjoy a stylish picnic basket for years to come.
In our guide, you'll find a selection of what we believe are the best Christmas hampers, ranging from Champagne to chocolate ones - everything your heart could possibly desire.
Best Christmas hampers for 2020
1. Cartwright & Butler Pocklington Hamper
This hamper from Yorkshire based Cartwright & Butler is filled with some of its most delicious products, including preserves, chutneys, cheese biscuits, tea and coffee. But what we like best is the cool blue metal basket it comes in. One for those who prefer a slightly more Scandi sleek aesthetic.
2. The Silent Night Basket
Presented in a black rattan basket, the Silent Night Basket offers a great mixture of sweet and savoury treats like mince pies, biscuits, veg crisps and even a Christmas pudding. And there's a bottle of red and white for good measure.
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3. Charbonnel et Walker Luxury Celebration Hamper
This hamper by Charbonnel et Walker is perfect for a person with a penchant for chocolate and bubbly. They’ll be able to indulge in a fine selection of truffles including sea salt and dusted strawberry, and wash it down with a glass of Moet.
4. Fortnum & Mason The St Nicholas Hamper
What we love about this hamper is that it was put together with the excitement of St Nicholas in mind - and this year they've even added a Christmas cookbook into the mix to help with the big day. With wine, teas, coffees, biscuits, chocolates and Christmas pudding there's sure to be something in there for everyone.
5. John Lewis & Partners Fireside Christmas Hamper
You'll find all manner of delicacies in this open hamper which can be used as a picnic basket when the weather warms up again. It offers three different types of wine, six Christmas crackers, 12 mince pies and a host of other treats to enjoy. Enough to last you the entire festive season.
6. Bettys The Ilkley Hamper
Anyone who has been to a Bettys Tearoom in Yorkshire will already know the delights of this legendary bakers. If you haven't, then this one-of-a-kind hamper should give you an idea. With a Yorkshire tea fruit cake, milk chocolate Langues De Chat and some buttery shortbread among other treats, this is perfect for afternoon tea lovers.
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7. Vegan Luxury Hamper
Treat yourself or someone you know with this luxury fresh fruit and veg hamper - ideal for health and wellness lovers. Best of all, the fruit varies depending on the time of year which guarantees your selection will always be at its very best.
9. Salcombe Gin 'Rosè Sainte Marie' Gift Hamper
Hotel Chocolat has made sure there are plenty of moreish treats in their hamper to keep even the most sweet-toothed person happy. Not only have they included hot chocolate as a drink option, but also a Chocolat Cream Liqueur to keep them satisfied for the entire holiday season.
11. Cadbury Christmas Hamper
This luxurious hamper has everything from award-winning British Winslade cheese to Sturia Oscietra Caviar to delicious dried figs exclusive to Panzer’s. Great for the any big foodies in your life who only settle for the best.
15. The Berkeley Breakfast In Bed
Make their winter mornings a little bit brighter with breakfast in bread delivered to their doorstep by The Berkeley. It can also be made extra special with a bottle of champagne.