The best Christmas gifts for friends and neighbours

Looking for the perfect gift for friends and neighbours? Do you want to show how much you appreciate their friendship and support? Choose one of our gorgeous Christmas food and drink hampers – selecting the one full of festive favourites you know they will appreciate and adore.

Explore the full Christmas hamper range



The Gold Standard Hamper with contents on display

Gifts for the friend or neighbour who LOVES Christmas

We all have that friend who absolutely loves Christmas…or the neighbour who is counting down the days to December 25th…who gets their Christmas tree and decorations up before the rest of the street!

Indulge their love of all things festive with one of our Christmas-inspired selection – with all of the traditional trimmings and treats.

Take a closer look at our indulgent Gold Standard Christmas Hamper – for the best of friends and those ‘more than just neighbours’. They’ll adore this vibrant hamper full of Christmas flavours, inspired from around the world.

You’ll love seeing the look on their faces as they unpack the bottle of Las Carlinas Garnacha – a Spanish red wine, with hints of berries and spice. The Edinburgh coffee is perfect with a slice of festive panettone, perhaps topped with the award-winning gingerbread caramel spread. They can enjoy Belgian chocolates, almond thins, gourmet popcorn and cinder toffee – as a special treat when you pop round!

If you have friend and neighbours, who are also a very special couple, explore our Couples Sharing Hamper. It's a delightful selection of both sweet and savoury treats, as well as a delightful bottle of Prosecco.


For the friend or neighbour who is enjoying an alcohol-free Christmas

For that dear pregnant friend or those neighbours who simply don’t enjoy alcohol, we have a fantastic selection of Christmas hampers and food baskets full of delicious non-alcoholic drinks, as well as festive favourites and sweet treats. These thoughtful Christmas gifts are perfect for all of the family to enjoy too.

We offer a Luxury Joy of Christmas Hamper – for treats throughout Christmas day – from special  coffee, with gingerbread spread and raspberry jam for their toast, to afternoon treats of flapjacks, biscuits and ginger thins, then evening Christmas film accompaniments of gourmet popcorn and bars of chocolate  This gift basket is the perfect celebration of wholehearted togetherness.  

If the sparkling bramble pressé has caught your eye, take a look at The Joy of Christmas Hamper too. It's a really lovely little Christmas gift box, full of winter-inspired delights, including a special Christmas tea and a Christmas pudding chocolate bar. 


Gifts for friends or neighbours who have special dietary requirements

We hate the idea of any one of your special friends missing out this Christmas, so make sure you give a thoughtful present. 

At, we work hard to accommodate a range of special dietary requirements, including dairy intolerances, vegan and gluten-free, so that you can choose the perfect food or drink gift for your friends or neighbours without compromise.

There is so much for your best friends to still enjoy with our Luxury Festive Flavours Gift Box (Gluten Free). Whether they have coeliac disease or need to avoid gluten for another reason, they’ll be delighted to receive this thoughtful gift hamper full of our gluten-free favourites. It includes mulled wine, handmade fudge and gourmet popcorn, as well as a special fruitcake..

The Festive Feast for Everyone is also one of our absolute favourite additions to this year's Christmas range.  Not only gluten-free, it's also suitable for those who prefer a plant-based diet. Once again, we don’t want any of your closest friends or loved ones to miss out on a delicious selection of food and drink. In your vegan friend's Christmas gift, they’ll find mince pies, dark chocolate, crisps, popcorn and more.


Gifts for friends or neighbours who adore chocolate

How many festive memories do you have which include stuffing yourself full of chocolate with special friends and neighbours?! Around the fire or after a party – no one can resist the box of chocolates bought especially for Christmas!

For the chocolate-lover in your life, why not treat them to our Festive Hot Chocolate Hamper? So much more than a ‘hug in a mug’ – they’ll love the luxury 'Christmas pudding' drinking chocolate, created with high-quality cocoa, to be enjoyed with ginger thins and mince pies. Then, they’ll find Christmas pudding dark chocolate, a salted caramel chocolate bar and a box of chocolates too.

Who do you know who loves white chocolate, as well as milk chocolate? Take a closer look The White Christmas Hamper. Inspire visions of frosty winter morning with a dusted fruit cake, panettone and Belgian chocolates and, of course, a handmade white chocolate bar, all in a gorgeous wicker basket.

See our full range of chocolate hampers.


Gifts for the friend or neighbour who loves to party

Which friends throws the best parties? Which neighbour helps you to keep the whole neighbourhood awake?!

Christmas is a time for parties and get-togethers. Pick the perfect thoughtful present to add something extra special to their next soiree or get together.

If you want to find the perfect gift for friends who love their fizz, we have a lovely traditional gift of Prosecco and Christmas Chocolates

If you want something a little different, then also check out our Christmas Prosecco Cocktail gift box. We've paired award-winning Aelder Elixir - a sensational wild elderberry liqueur, handcrafted in Scotland - with a bottle of Prosecco, for a cocktail that's best enjoyed beside a roaring fire – outdoor or in! This modern spin on a Kir Royale is accompanied by an assortment of fine chocolates – all perfectly presented in our signature cream gift box. Learn more about our Unique Christmas Cocktail suggestion

If you are looking for something with plenty of festive treats, then we highly recommend our aptly-named Jingle Bells Christmas Hamper - Christmas party catering in a box – perfect to be shared. There's biscuits, chocolates, popcorn and crisps, as well as tea, coffee and red wine. No matter who drops round, at whatever time of day, there'll be festive treats aplenty.

See our full range of Champagne and Prosecco Hampers and our Wine Hampers.



Perfect gifts for best friends and good neighbours this Christmas

Show your closest friends and dearest neighbours what they mean to you this Christmas with a special selection and thoughtful gift, based on what you’ll know they love.

Help them to have an extra indulgent festive season with delicious traditional treats, as well as introducing them to something new…all delivered direct to their door.

Need more Christmas gift inspiration?

Check out our Christmas Gift Hampers for Him and Christmas Gift Hampers for Her selections.

This blog was posted 3 months ago