Looking for a gift for a work colleague or friend? We round up some of the best places to buy gift baskets and Christmas hampers in Singapore!
Gift-giving is a vital part of the Christmas season. If you usually potter around holiday fairs and Christmas markets to find the perfect gift for friends and colleagues and you aren’t sure what to get this year, then consider a holiday gift basket or food hamper instead. We’ve shortlisted the best places for a variety of gorgeous Christmas hampers in Singapore! After all, what’s Christmas without festive food and drink?
Little House of Dreams has put together their first-ever gift hamper for Christmas, and it’s a gorgeous one with a well-curated bunch of goodies. The Little House of Dreams Christmas gift hamper is filled with delicious treats such as custom praline blend coffee beans, artisanal tea bags in the brand’s signature house tin, a large cookie bauble, small meringue baubles as well as handmade dark and white chocolate shards with roasted pistachios and raspberry. The Christmas hamper is $165 with Jacobs Creek Rose or $235 with Moet & Chandon Rose and is packed in a beautiful keepsake box, which you can reuse afterwards.
Enjoy an early bird discount of up to 15% for all items from 9 to 30 November 2020!
Little House of Dreams, 58 Seng Poh Road #01-15 Singapore 160058, What’s App: 9030 4959, www.littlehouseofdreams.com
This year, spread a little holiday cheer with quality sweet treats, liquors and wines from Noel Gifts. The popular retailer is offering a series of Christmas hampers (from $65) that are beautifully packaged, with festive designs inspired by The Nutcracker. Some of their traditional gift boxes and Christmas hampers also feature an array of items from local vendors, which means you get to ring in the Yuletide season while supporting local businesses.
Noel Gifts, multiple locations, Tel: (+65) 6299 1155, www.noelgifts.com
Want to customise a Christmas hamper for your friends? You can do so with So France’s Make Your Own Xmas hamper. You’ll get to choose your favourites from a wide array of wines, cold cuts, sweets, savoury items and cheeses as well as ready-to-eat meals. The products are artisanal creations from trusted producers in France, and each one is flown in directly by So France. So France’s Christmas hampers (from $48) can be purchased in-store at Duo Galleria or online.
So France, 7 Fraser Street Duo Galleria, #01-51/56, Singapore 189356, Tel: (+65) 6909 6449, www.so-france.sg
Ring in the holiday season with Awfully Chocolate’s captivating luxe Christmas hampers. There are 18 captivating hampers to choose from, and each one is filled with assorted chocolates cookies and Christmas cakes. The wicker basket hampers also come with beautiful ribbons, premium greeting tags and lovely bouquet made from cinnamon sticks, pampas flowers, fresh-dried eucalyptus, rosemary and thyme. Other delicious Christmas treats available include gift sets, cakes, cookies and chocolate, all of which are part of the Awfully Chocolate Christmas Collection.
Awfully Chocolate, multiple locations, www.awfullychocolate.com
Premium online grocery store Classic Deli stocks four different hampers ($126 to $262) filled with premium items like panettone, caviar (pictured), Champagne, black truffle oil, and foie gras terrine. Out of your budget? Check out their smaller gift packs (from $38) with foodie items like lobster oil, mackerel rillettes, scallop and salmon rillettes and more.
Classic Deli, 7A Chin Bee Drive, 619858 Singapore, Tel: (+65) 6501 5555, www.classicdeli.market/sg
Those with a sweet tooth will adore Far East Flora’s Christmas hampers (from $49), which are filled with chocolates and crunchy cookies alongside a range of savoury snacks. Pair it with a gorgeous Christmas bouquet for the ultimate gift!
Far East Flora, 565 Thomson Road, 298184 Singapore, www.fareastflora.com
Whether it’s a fruit basket, savoury treats or gourmet pickings (from $99), Gift Hampers Singapore has something for everyone whether you are looking for a gift for a work colleague or someone at the hospital to say ‘Get Better”.
Gift Hampers Singapore, Tel: (+65) 6280 2212, www.gifthampers.com.sg
A home-based, online bakery run by two friends, recently-opened Heartland Sourdough is ringing in the festive season with two Christmas hampers – Faith and Hope. Both feature the signature Heartland Sourdough loaf, Chocolate Chip Sourdough Cookies, Truffle Butter as well as a breadboard and knife, all delivered in a beautiful festive basket. The Hope hamper also contains a Brie and Fig Sourdough, while Faith features the Christmassy Spiced Orange and Cranberry Sourdough. We can vouch for the bread – it’s delicious, and oh so beautiful! Each hamper is priced at $88 and includes delivery. Pre-order now until 25 November 2020.
Heartland Sourdough, [email protected], Facebook
This premier chocolatier offers chocolate gift hampers (from $99), paired with champagne or flavourful tea. Laurent Bernard delivers its gourmet gift baskets and Christmas hampers throughout Southeast Asia – a hassle-free way to let family and friends overseas know you’re thinking of them this holiday season.
Laurent Bernard, Tel: (+65) 9725 0579, www.laurentbernard.com.sg
If you simply don’t have time to pre-plan your Christmas hampers, fret not, because you can easily pop into any NTUC Fairprice to pick one up. The prices (from $49) are extremely wallet-friendly, too!
NTUC Fairprice, multiple locations, www.fairprice.com.sg
Expect Christmas hampers (from $23) from some of Singapore’s best brands like Culina and Whittard. There’s quite the variety to choose from as well, ranging from skincare and wines to gins, festive treats and more.
Tangs Singapore, multiple locations, www.tangs.com
Pair some of TWG’s famous tea flavours with an array of Christmassy delights with their pretty Christmas hampers (from $121). The teas come with irresistible treats such as shortbread cookies, chocolates and more.
TWG Tea, multiple locations, www.twgtea.com
Hotel Gift Hampers
Want something a little more exclusive? Many of Singapore’s top hotels such as Fairmont Singapore, Four Seasons Hotel Singapore, Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore and Intercontinental Singapore often carry festive food baskets and Christmas hampers, too. These can include stunning cakes, holiday cookies and meringues and even Yuletide bakes such as panettone and gingerbread. Prices vary by size and products, so check in with your favourite hotels to see what their 2020 Christmas hamper offerings look like!