Italian food hampers, brimming with an array of taste-tantalising delights, will bring joy to each and every person on your Christmas list. If you’re still searching for the ultimate gift and to provide you with a little inspiration, we’ve listed a few of our favourites…
One for the real foodie
Be it your brother, your sister, your mother or father, the ultimate foodie in your life will enjoy being gifted a hamper brimming with an assortment of exquisite Italian delicacies – particularly items you wouldn’t normally find in your local supermarket.
From aged balsamic vinegar to an array of raspberry gourmet glazes, extra virgin olive oil, porcini mushroom paté, sundried tomatoes, basil pesto, Arborio rice and linguine pasta – there’s an Italian food hamper to suit all.
Of course, the ultimate hamper wouldn’t be complete without a selection of Italian wines, including Tuscan ‘Madiere’ red and a bottle of prosecco brut.
Luxury Italian Christmas hamper
A luxury Italian Christmas hamper is the perfect gift to give the entire family.
From gourmet caviar to potted lobster, confit duck, wild smoked salmon, lemon and pistachio cake, stilton, air cured ham, artisan truffles, chutneys, classic panettone and delicious compote, there is something to suit all taste buds. And to top it off, you can wash it all down with a bottle of Brut Reserve.
For the truffle-lovers out there, an Italian truffle gift set is a must-buy! Inside you’ll find a range of artisanal products comprising truffle salt, truffle honey, mushroom and black truffle sauce, black truffle oil and parmesan and white truffle sauce. It’s a textbook way to treat your taste buds!
Organic Italian food hamper
For those who enjoy good, quality food – an organic Italian food hamper is likely to make their day!
Inside, you’ll find the likes of chianti produced from 100% Sangiovese grapes, extra virgin olive oil, balsamic vinegar from Modena, pesto sauce, creamy truffle sauce, Tuscan honey, olive leaf tea with lemon and wild mint and organic Italian coffee.
Brimming with flavours and delicacies, it’s a Christmas hamper designed to provide the best Italian food experiences.
Organic Italian wine hamper
An Italian wine hamper will bring a taste of paradise to the lucky recipient! Sicily is famous for its fine, innovative wines – created from the island’s 19 organic native grape varieties.
From Vinupetra Etna Rosso to Pithos Bianco, there is something to suit even the most discerning of wine connoisseurs.
Transform any dish into an Italian masterpiece with an array of seasonings in the shape of thyme infused salt, basil and rosemary – ideal for spicing up any number of culinary creations.
Italian Cheese and Wine
Cheese and wine go hand in hand and an Italian cheese and wine hamper makes the perfect gift for those who enjoy to indulge every now and again.
Inside, you’ll find an array of cheeses, including everything from Asiago Stravecchio (an extra mature cheese from the Veneto region), Taleggio (a soft, sweet and sour cheese made from cow’s milk), Pecorino Sardo (a semi-matured, artisanal cheese) and Gorgonzola Piccante DOP Gran Riserva (a firm, sharp cheese that is a little creamier than stilton). When it comes to wines, Italian food hampers are celebrated for Chiantis, Prosecco Spumante, Nero D’Avola Mezzogiorno, chardonnay, pinot grigio and Montepulciano to name just a few.
To complete this hamper, add quince jam, wine jelly, Italian chutney, fig-infused balsamic vinegar and Sicilian Olive, and sun dried tomato paté.
Gourmet antipasti hamper
An antipasto hamper is a popular gift to give. It contains everything you need pre-main meal, including the likes of salami, olives, sundried tomatoes, Parmigiano Reggiano and rosemary-infused flat breads.
Italian vegan hamper
An Italian vegan hamper contains a variety of Italian vegan products, all of which are cruelty-free and created using only the finest ingredients.
Inside, expect to discover an assortment of delectable treats such as pumpkin risotto, wholegrain black rice, penne pasta, strozzapreti pasta, organic pesto, extra virgin olive oil, sliced tropea onions and dried porcini mushrooms. For dessert – discover organic liquorice and dairy free chocolates embellished with almonds.
Italian vegetarian feast
Tasty treats suitable for those who are vegetarian include the likes of porcini mushroom risotto, organic pesto, trofie pasta, black olive pate, bitter orange marmalade and tomato and aubergine pasta sauce.
To finish, enjoy La Cannetta, a scrumptious roll of pistachios, figs, almonds and rum – a must-try Italian delicacy.
Italian indulgence hamper
An Italian Indulgence Gift Hamper is an ideal present for those who enjoy Italian ciders, wines and liqueurs.
From sweet rose wines to Italian craft beers, blueberry cider rose and Amaretto Disaronno, there is something for all.