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 Little Taste of Christmas hamper contents and signature cream box

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 Little Taste Of Christmas Hamper. It offer a truly thoughtful selection of Christmas flavours this festive season. There’s coffee, mine pies, a little brandy Christmas pudding, as well as delicious chocolates and nuts – all hand-packed in our signature cream gift box for a thoughtful Christmas gift.

We also have the 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!


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.

The Christmas Alcohol Free Favourites will ignite the senses – inspired by winter walks, Christmas traditions and the warming flavours of the British hedgerows. There’s coffee, raspberry jam, moreish ginger thins, chocolate cake and green afternoon tea, as well as a gingerbread chocolate bar and raspberry crisp chocolate for evenings curled up on the sofa. The bottle of juicy bramble sparkling pressé is bursting with blackberries, sloes and hand-picked elderflowers - delicious.

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


Gifts for friends or neighbours who has special dietary requirements

We hate the idea of anyone 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 Festive Gluten Free Hamper. 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 and Christmas pudding chocolate.

The Premium Christmas Vegan Hamper is also a favourite with 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 friend's Christmas gift, they’ll find a bottle of red wine, mince pies and award-winning nuts, as well as a tasty spiced bean crush, with hand-baked sourdough crackers ready and waiting.


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 drinking chocolate, created with high-quality cocoa and a touch of cinnamon, 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.

We also offer a Vegan Christmas Hot Chocolate hamper 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 and decorated fruit cake, alongside a honeycomb barrel bar, and Belgian chocolates and, of course, handmade white chocolates, 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 the exciting and brand new 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

The Ultimate Christmas Hamper is Christmas party catering in a box – perfect to be shared.

If you are spending time with friends and neighbours this Christmas, treat them to a hamper packed to bursting with something for everyone. Find Champagne, Port and wine, as well as cheeses and crackers, pickled onions and a rich duck rillette. There’s a traditional Panettone, exceptional Amaretti biscuits, a gold dusted fruit cake, and a special Christmas pudding among the many sweet treats. Help them prepare a buffet table to impress…or a selection to enjoy well into the New Year!

See our full range of Champagne and Prosecco 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 11 months ago