A gift hamper is a great treat for any special occasion, holiday or celebration, here are the best baskets of gourmet eats, sweet treats and more, plus a few seasonal selections for Christmas 2023!
Is there anything better than a gourmet hamper full of sweet treats, delectable eats and maybe a bottle or two (or a tin of tea or coffee)? Here at Sassy, we love gift baskets and food bouquets for any occasion, whether it’s a housewarming or a birthday, for a graduation present or a “thinking of you” token. Ahead, we’ve rounded up the best gift hampers that deliver to Hong Kong, full of preserves and wines, chocolates, biscuits and more — including a few limited-edition Christmas gift hampers and festive food basket picks (order them, stat!).
The Best Christmas Gift Hampers 2023
Island Shangri-La, Heep Hong Charity Hamper
Every purchase of Island Shangri-La’s exclusive limited-edition hamper supports Heep Hong Society, an organisation deeply committed to nurturing and empowering children with special educational needs in Hong Kong. It includes festive favourites like Christmas cookies, homemade German stollen bread, Italian panettone, traditional jam, Chinese tea, organic balsamic vinegar, luxurious hot chocolate and a bottle of Veuve Clicquot Champagne. Don’t miss the rest of Shangri-La’s offers here.
Pirata Group, Festive Hamper
Indulge in gourmet treats and merchandise from Pirata Group restaurants! Includes a classic panettone from La Favorita, a fine red wine from Pirata, a truffle honey jar from Pici, amaretti stuffed with orange jam from Pane e Latte, signature chilli oil from The Pizza Project, marinated Manchego cheese from The Optimist, chorizo from Calle Ocho, a chai spice mix from Chaiwala, Arturo’s Margarita Salt from Tokyolima, sake from Honjokko and more.
The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel Hong Kong, Premium Christmas Hamper
This Christmas hamper is full of gourmet gifts from The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel’s team of experienced chefs. Includes Loison panettone, sliced smoked duck breast, pure goose meat rillettes, tea, raw honey, Grissini breadsticks, matured balsamic vinegar, extra virgin olive oil, chocolate chip and orange biscuits, chocolates, and a bottle of Tenuta Frescobaldi di Castiglioni, Tuscany, Italy. Plus, a Christmas table runner and a limited-edition Panda soft toy.
Fortnum & Mason, Fortnum’s Christmas Collection Hamper
For the ultimate holiday gift basket, this wondrous handwoven wicker hamper is full of Fortnum’s Food Hall’s sweetest treats and most delectable teas, including biscuit tins, chocolate reindeer noses and more. You can also opt for The Merrymaker’s Hamper ($888), a smaller bundle of Yuletide essentials and festive treats. Just make sure to have “Worldwide” ticked under “Delivery” if you’re shopping online!
Available at Fortnum’s K11 MUSEA Flagship Store for $2,288
Rosewood Hong Kong, The Gift Of Hope Christmas Hamper
Brought to us by the hotel’s cake boutique Butterfly Patisserie, Rosewood is offering a sweet range of holiday gift boxes full of festive eats and bubbly. Go for this luxurious The Gift of Hope Christmas Hamper, with egg rolls, panettone, tea, chocolate, cookies, sweet, olive oil, a bottle of Louis Roederer Brut New Collection 243 and more.
The Hari Hong Kong, The Hari Hamper Box
Starting from Friday, 1 December, celebrate the season with The Hari Hamper Box. Curated for the discerning palate, it comes with premium Mandranova extra virgin olive oil, aged Modena balsamic glaze, egg yolk fettuccine pasta and more gourmet eats like white truffle oil, spicy ‘nduja paste and tarallini, as well as almond cookies, panettone and a bottle of Champagne.
Read More: 2023 Christmas Gift Ideas For Her
Four Seasons Hong Kong, Four Seasons Gourmet Hamper
Four Seasons is giving us a lovely taste of Western delicacies like 16-month-aged Grana Padano, goose liver mousse, panettone with candied orange and chocolate, spicy chorizo, Iberico Bellota hand-sliced ham, sliced dried duck breast and more! We also love the look of the jar of organic fig jam and the felt stocking that comes with this gourmet hamper. Make sure to browse the whole range.
The Ritz Carlton Hong Kong, Classic Hamper
The Ritz Carlton’s festive gift range this year boasts three hampers (including a deluxe spa hamper!). Our choice is the Classic Hamper, packed with speciality dark chocolate, duck foie gras terrine, organic balsamic vinegar, pink salt caramel drinking chocolate, Iberico Bellota ham, black orchid tea, deluxe Christmas chocolate pralines and cookies, homemade cashew and a bottle of Barons de Rothschild Ritz Brut Champagne.
Read More: The Best Spas In Hong Kong
The Mira Hong Kong, Starry & Bright X’mas Gift Hamper
How cute is The Mira’s Christmas gift hamper? Packed up like a wooden house, it includes a bottle of Perrier-Jouet Grand Brut NV Champagne, black truffle acacia honey, goose foie gras, 24-month-cured Iberico shoulder ham, TWG tea, chocolate-covered hazelnuts and homemade candied oranges, fruit cake, artisan jam and more!
Available to order from Friday, 1 to Sunday, 31 December for $2,388 per set/$1,688 each for 5 sets or more by calling 2315 5566 or emailing email@example.com. Pre-order at least 72 hours in advance.
Bacha Coffee, Festive Morning Coffee Gift Set
For something a little different, look to Bacha Coffee. This luxurious Festive Morning Coffee Gift Set includes a Majorelle coffee canister, Bacha Heritage coffee cup and saucer, Tolteca Chocolate coffee, cotton filters and a Milano morning coffee bag gift box.
citysuper, X2314 Deli Deluxe
You can trust city’super when it comes to festive gifting; the supermarket has a wide, wide range of boxes and hampers for Christmas 2023 and the holidays. We’re eyeing this Deli Deluxe hamper, with delectable eats like edible gold and caviar, parmigiano reggiano hard cheese, smoked Atlantic salmon and more. Perfect for a party spread!
Read More: Top Butcher Shops In Hong Kong
Our Favourite Gift Hampers In Hong Kong
Gift Hampers HK, “Something Different” Gourmet Gift Hamper, From $1,689
For a beautifully packed eco-friendly gift basket, turn to Gift Hampers HK! We love the “Something Different” hamper, which you can send directly to your loved one’s doorstep with free delivery — perfect for a relaxing night in. Packed with gourmet eats and treats, pair the truffles, gluten-free walnut crispbread, mint chocolates and more with a glass of your favourite wine or Champagne. Plus, every exclusive weave basket is made with biodegradable material and you can even recycle your hamper!
BetterThanFlowers, Personalised Gift Box, From $59/$199 (Surprise/Balloon)
Customise a personalised gift box with balloons, goodies and more at Better Than Flowers! It’s totally hassle-free with an easy four-step process and same-day delivery. View all the goodies you can fill your hamper up with (you may even want to order a few for yourself!) then simply add a greeting card and sit back and relax. We love how the range includes products from our favourite homegrown brands, like chocolate bars from Conspiracy Chocolate, scented candles from BeCandle and Hong Kong-themed prints from Tiny Island, to name a few.
Use the code “SASSY” when ordering and get 10% off.
Classified, Cheese & Wine Gift Hampers, From $588
We love Classified for easy comfort food and fresh coffee but the brand also carries boutique wines and a glorious range of cheeses! Indulge for a special occasion (or just because!) and pick up a gourmet Cheese & Wine Gift Hamper — with two options that carry all the favourites, deluxe cheeses and pairing wines, as well as accompanying quince paste and crostini.
Read More: Where To Buy Cheese In Hong Kong
Ellermann, Gin Garden Hamper, $2,380
Premier florist Ellermann offers unique arrangements and beautiful creations, including a luxury gift hamper! The Gin Garden Hamper includes a lush, green arrangement of thistle, allium, fern and Veronica flower, plus a bottle of Garden Shed Gin — a classic London dry gin infused with “goodness grown from the earth”. Perfect for someone who loves blooms and a bit of booze.
Read More: 2023 Christmas Gift Ideas For Him
Harrods, The Night Before Christmas Hamper, $993
Luxury department store Harrods may be miles away, but you can still get your hands on a beautiful wicker basket of treats, whether it’s a special bubbly one or alcohol-free (we love this halal one!) pick for a birthday, “big news” or a special holiday. This Christmas Hamper is packed with a selection of chocolate, sweets like gingerbread men and popping candy snowballs, and hot chocolate.
Mr Simms Olde Sweet Shoppe, Sweet Hampers, $488/$28 (Hampers/Gift Jars)
Know someone with a sweet tooth? Whether it’s for a birthday, to say thank you or a special Valentine’s Day, a hamper (or gift jar!) packed full of sweet nostalgic delicious treats from Mr Simms Olde Sweet Shoppe will do the trick! Give the shop a call and choose from thousands of retro and contemporary confectionaries or visit a branch in person so you can get a better idea of the theme and budget. There are also ready-made sweet gift hampers on offer.
Selfridges, The Classic Christmas Hamper, $870
High-end department store Selfridges truly has it all when it comes to luxury hampers: cheese and wines, tea and biscuits, chocolate, non-alcoholic, picnic, celebration and more! You’re almost spoilt for choice, so have a little scroll through and make sure to check your pick has no perishables so delivery to Hong Kong is no problem (all hampers have delivery information on their individual pages!). Prices start as low as $180 for a gift box, $225 for a tin and $560 for a small hamper, and go up to over $8,000 for a celebration pick with 69 items!
The Gift Hong Kong, Christmas Tea Time With Panettoncino Hamper, $770
Homegrown brand The Gift offers gourmet hampers for every occasion from Diwali to Chinese New Year as well as special picks for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and Valentine’s! This Christmas tea time with panettoncino hamper comes with dried fruits, chocolate truffle, honey candies, popper lotus seeds and panettone all packed up in a wooden gift box.
Editor’s Note: All listed prices were correct at the time of publication.
This article contains editorial selections and paid partnerships.
Main image and image 2 courtesy of Pirata Group, image 1 courtesy of Island Shangri-La, image 3 courtesy of The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel Hong Kong, image 4 courtesy of Fortnum & Mason, image 5 courtesy of Rosewood Hong Kong, image 6 courtesy of The Hari Hong Kong, image 7 courtesy of Four Seasons Hong Kong, image 8 courtesy of The Ritz Carlton Hong Kong, image 9 courtesy of The Mira Hong Kong, image 10 courtesy of Bacha Coffee, image 11 courtesy of citysuper, image 12 courtesy of Gift Hampers HK, image 13 courtesy of Better Than Flowers, image 14 courtesy of Classified, image 15 courtesy of Ellermann, image 16 courtesy of Harrods, image 17 courtesy of Mr Simms Olde Sweet Shoppe, image 18 courtesy of Selfridges, image 19 courtesy of The Gift Hong Kong.