10 best food gift baskets, all still in stock – not for long!

Looking to buy a food gift basket for someone this Christmas? Hampers are hard to come by at the moment, so here are 10 top buys, all in stock today

Food gift basket: Selfridges Christmas hamper on display
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Looking to buy a few food gift baskets for presents this Christmas? A slightly more affordable option over a hamper and these are still in stock right now (probably not for long, though). A food gift basket is perfect for anyone who... loves food! Whether they have a sweet tooth, they prefer savoury foods, or, perhaps it's for a whole family to enjoy? We've found 10 top buys, all of which are available to buy online. From Amazon, Not on the High Street, John Lewis and more. Buy online and send it straight to the recipient with a gift note. 

Some of these food gift baskets can be used for gifting at any time of the year. Whether that's for birthdays, an anniversary or just a lovely pick-me-up for a friend. Keep scrolling to see them all.

See our dedicated Christmas page for more gift ideas, decor inspiration and even food and drink recipes.

1. The only Christmas hamper we can find in stock (and there's next day delivery)

Selfridges Selection International Classic Christmas hamper

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Selfridges Selection International Classic Christmas hamper | £100 at Selfridges (opens in new tab)
This is the only Christmas hamper we can find in stock right now, and it can be delivered tomorrow – international, too! It includes everything from chocolate to Christmas pudding, tea, chutney, red wine and white wine.

2. A Christmassy food gift basket that's selling FAST

John Lewis & Partners Christmas Treats Tray

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John Lewis & Partners Christmas Treats Tray | £25 at John Lewis & Partners (opens in new tab)
These treats come inside a lovely basket, and we think this is a bargain for just £25. Included comes red wine, biscuits, nuts and a chocolate loaf. Perfectly festive.

3. This food gift basket (bag) that's only £30

The Marigold Gift Bag Image 2 of 2 The Marigold Gift Bag

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The Marigold Gift Bag | £30 at M&S (opens in new tab)
This M&S food gift basket comes in a bag, and it includes everything from elderflower cordial to cheese crackers, piccalilli, butter biscuits, truffles, operetta and so much more. A lovely gift for a friend, your grandparents, teachers...

4. A basket (box) for a meat lover

The Real Cure British Letterbox Charcuterie

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The Real Cure British Letterbox Charcuterie | £34 at Not on the High Street (opens in new tab)
Yes, this entire package will be delivered through their letterbox. And we'd love to see their face upon opening – inside is everything from salami to bresaola, chorizo and more. With a three-month shelf life, they needn't enjoy straight away (though they probably will). It's also completely gluten-free and it's made in Dorset.

Back in stock on the 16th December.

5. A paté food gift basket for pairing with cheese

Edinburgh Preserves Farmhouse Patés for Cheese Box

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Edinburgh Preserves Farmhouse Patés for Cheese Box | £18 at John Lewis & Partners (opens in new tab)
A great gift for any paté lover, this food gift box is made in East Lothian, Scotland, and it includes two jars of chutney, two patés – duck and farmhouse – and some savoury biscuits.

6. A gift basket for a chilli lover

Cheeky Food Co Set Of Four Indian Pickles

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Cheeky Food Co Set Of Four Indian Pickles | £25 at Not on the High Street (opens in new tab)
This food gift basket is great for those who love a little bit of heat on their food. It comes with four different Indian pickles, from a mango pickle to a garlic one, a veggie one and a super hot one which contains scotch bonnet, long green and bullet chillis. And, included comes with a 16-page recipe booklet for ideas.

7. A food gift basket for a vegan

The Vegan Hot Chocolate And Chocolate Box by Grind My Bean

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The Vegan Hot Chocolate And Chocolate Box by Grind My Bean | £39.99 at Not on the High Street (opens in new tab)
This vegan food gift box comes with everything they will love from dairy-free chocolate to a 250 gram bag of Signature hot chocolate flakes.

8. A cheese and chutney food gift basket from a small business

Cheddar And Chutney Gift Set by All Things Brighton Beautiful

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Cheddar And Chutney Gift Set by All Things Brighton Beautiful £34.95 at Not on the High Street (opens in new tab)
This lovely set includes a star-shaped truckle vintage organic Cheddar, a 200g round of oak-smoked vintage organic cheddar and a jar of our beetroot & apple chutney. All inside a recyclable gift box!

9. For a honey lover

British Honey Trio Gift Set by British Honey Company

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British Honey Trio Gift Set by British Honey Company | £25.99 at Not on the High Street (opens in new tab)
Whether they eat their honey on toast or prefer it stirred into porridge, this food gift set will go down a treat. It's a trio of 100 per cent British Honey in different forms – Runny, Cutcomb and creamed. The ultimate gift for a honey lover.

10. For someone who love a sweet treat

Just Treats Lunar Treasure Gift

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Just Treats Lunar Treasure Gift | £16.92 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
An excellent gift for a sweet lover, this sweet-filled gift basket has everything from Rainbow Drops to Frumps and Refreshers inside. In fact, 42 different childhood favourite old fashioned sweets come in the box. They definitely won't be able to eat it all in one sitting, so it's the gift that keeps on giving...

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Annie Collyer
Annie Collyer

Annie is our Deputy Ecommerce Editor at Real Homes, with her particular area of expertise being home fragrance (there isn't a candle out there that she hasn't lit in her home). She's our guru when it comes to what to buy, when — and also where. She has years of experience when it comes to finding deals — Amazon Prime Day, Black Friday or not — and she particularly loves finding a bargain. With some of her favorite homeware pieces coming from Amazon, she's always looking for budget-friendly alternatives and dupes, as well as eco-friendly products to help her on her recent journey to being more sustainable at home. There's nothing she loves more than her Pug, Doug, and a bargain thrift shop find (yes, she once thrifted a brand new Le Creuset pan). Next up on her to-do list at home: DIY crittall-style doors...

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