20 items for your christmas hamper

Here are 20 ideas for items you could include in a Christmas hamper:

  1. Christmas pudding or fruitcake
  2. Mince pies
  3. Selection of festive chocolates or sweets
  4. Bottle of red or white wine
  5. Bottle of mulled cider or hot chocolate mix
  6. Box of festive tea or coffee
  7. Selection of cheeses, crackers, and chutney
  8. Jar of honey or marmalade
  9. Box of shortbread or other cookies
  10. Bag of nuts or dried fruit
  11. Pack of Christmas cards and wrapping paper
  12. Bottle of sparkling juice or non-alcoholic punch
  13. Bag of seasonal spices or herbs
  14. Box of festive candles or scents
  15. Selection of ornaments or decorations
  16. Bag of bath salts or soaps
  17. Box of hot chocolate mix or marshmallows
  18. Bag of candies or sweets
  19. Book of seasonal recipes or crafts
  20. Handmade items such as knitted scarves or ornaments.

What makes for a great Christmas Hamper

A Christmas hamper is a basket or box filled with various festive treats and gifts. Some ideas for items to include in a Christmas hamper are:

  • Food and drink: This could include items such as Christmas pudding, mince pies, chocolates, and a bottle of festive wine or mulled cider.
  • Gifts: You could include small gifts such as candles, ornaments, or scented soaps.
  • Other festive items: You could also add items such as crackers, cards, or wrapping paper to add to the festive atmosphere.
  • Chocolates – Lots and lots of chocolates

Ultimately, the contents of a Christmas hamper will depend on your personal preferences and the recipient’s tastes. It also chanegs around the world. For example in Peru, the Panetone is a very popular part of christmas hampers.

To make a hamper truly individual you want to tailor it to the person you are giving it to.

So you might want to include their favorite foods and drinks, or items that reflect their hobbies and interests. You could also include handmade items, such as cookies or decorations, to add a personal touch.