In the words of Noddy Holder, “It’s Christmas!!!”, well nearly. Yes it’s the first of our annual indispensable Christmas posts offering you essential information, tips and suggestions to make this Christmas THE best one ever ! The season of goodwill is virtually upon us, but more importantly, it is the season known for its appetite to eat, drink and make merry. Now, party season can mean all different things to all different people, whether that be singing your heart out to the Pogues ‘Fairytale of New York’ at 3 O’Clock in the morning, being lost in a haze of twinkling fairy lights whilst kissing the one you love under the mistletoe or meeting up with friends and sharing a mince pie and mulled wine or six at a Christmas Market. Whatever the festive season may mean to you, how about the party comes to you, yes a party in a box in the shape of a hamper. I know, you normally think of hampers stuffed full of festive goodies and being the ideal gift for the foodie in your family, but they really are so much more.
And what better way to experiencing these delicacies than aiming high and luxurious, yes lots of retailers have created luxury hampers in all sorts of guises for this year, but it is Christmas so go on and spoil yourself with one of the best, in the shapely and ever so sumptuous selection from Harvey Nichols. This Yuletide the luxury lifestyle retailer has over fifteen hamper selections to whet your appetite and spoil over. So whether you’re after a quiet Christmas with your partner and the Christmas A Deux tickles your festive fancy or for when the whole family descend for a Yuletide get together The Crowd Pleaser will satisfy your seasonal delectations.
The one that caught our eye and we felt was best suited for really getting you in the festive spirit, that’s spirt not spirits, and ideal for getting the party started was the geniusly named, ‘Party Starter’. Jammed full of their own seasonal delights including, two bottles of Harvey Nichols Prosecco Di Valdobbiadene NV, Two bottles of Harvey Nichols Sauvignon Blanc, a bottle of Harvey Nichols Gin and a bottle of Harvey Nichols Vodka, plus 6 bottles of Tonic Water With A Hint Of Cucumber And Lime. Then if that wasn’t enough, a tub of Harvey Nichols Jumbo Cashews, Cheese & Pepper Straws, Mixed Olives With Pepper & Chilli, Mini Balsamic Vinegar, Mini Olive Oil, Pork And Sloe Gin Rillette, Duck With Grand Marnier Rillette, Spiced Black Olive Paste, Cheddar Cheese Nibbles, Olive Oil & Rosemary Biscuits and if that wasn’t enough 10 Copper Drinking Straws, but no partridge in a pear tree, phew. What possibly more could you need, literally a case of just add people and Viola a Festive gathering worthy of a picture perfect Christmas card scene.
So if that wasn’t enough to tempt you, depending on how quickly you need your hamper, they have the right option for you, from classic Standard to convenient Collect in Store, the choice is yours.