Why Scottish Hampers Make the Perfect Christmas Gift
If you are looking for the perfect Scottish gift this Christmas, then read on.
The last few years has shown us that supporting independent family businesses is as important as the friends and family you are buying Christmas gifts for. That’s why we have carefully hand selected Scottish products and put together Gift Hampers to suit everyone’s tastes.
We have selected Scottish products that offer the finest quality and great taste to fill our Scottish Gift Hampers from Tunnocks Teacakes to Orkney Cheese and Adamson’s Oatcakes.
Our gift hampers are carefully put together using only the finest of products. If you would rather build your own hamper its easy to just select your Scottish products and we will put it together for you.
And for the cheese lovers amongst your friends and family there are cheese selection hampers, filled with fine Scottish cheeses and accompaniments.
All of the products in our hampers are sourced from within Scotland, here’s just six of them but you can check out more for yourself here.
Tunnocks are a family run business based in Uddingston, Lanarkshire. Established in 1890, the family produce the finest teacakes, wafer biscuits and other sweet treats. These hampers are perfect for a family or the sweet tooth friends.
Arran Cheeses, as the name suggests, is produced on the Isle of Arran. The cheese shop sits on the footprint of the original dairy that supplied the Dukes and Duchesses of Brodick Castle for several centuries.
Adamson’s Pittenwean produce Scottish oatcakes using 100% Scottish ingredients, guaranteeing quality and taste. The first Adamson’s Oatcake was created by Granny Agnes and the same simple process is used today.
Bramik Foods Sweeties are based West of Edinburgh, providing the finest quality products. This sweet collection is a firm favourite with the whole family young and old.
Orkney Cheese is perfect for the cheese lovers. A multi-award winning independent business using milk sourced from the Orkney Isles, that’s why when you first taste Orkney Cheese you feel the unique island climate and traditions speak to you through the strong and creamy nature of the extraordinary Cheddar.
Orkney Fudge has been made in Stromness, the second largest town in the archipelago of the Orkney Islands situated off the North coast of Scotland, for over 50 years using the same recipe. Argo’s Bakery produce great flavours for Orkney Fudge lovers the world over.
So, whoever you are buying that special Christmas Gift for you can be sure of an extra special treat when you buy a traditional Scottish Hamper. Take a look for yourself.
You can also pre-order your hamper today ready for Christmas delivery. Just pop your chosen delivery date in the notes box and we'll have it delivered intimate for Christmas. Last order date is the 20th December 2023 for UK delivery.
Christmas is a magical time of year, filled with love and warmth. And what better way to spread some festive cheer than by giving the gift of a Scottish hamper? Whether you're buying for family, friends, or colleagues, hampers offer a little something for everyone. But why are they such a popular choice for Christmas gifts? Here are just a few reasons why Scottish hampers reign supreme.
1. They're Full of Delicious Treats One of the biggest draws of a Scottish hamper is, of course, the food. Scotland is famed for its delicious delicacies, from smoked salmon to haggis, shortbread to tablet. A hamper puts all of these treats in one place, allowing the lucky recipient to indulge in all their favourite Scottish goodies. Plus, many hampers come with accompanying drinks, from whisky to gin, meaning you can toast to the festive season in style.
2. They're Bursting with Scottish HeritageScotland is a country with a rich cultural heritage, and many Scottish hampers reflect this. From tartan-wrapped baskets to Scottish-themed mugs and tea towels, a hamper can be a true celebration of all things Scottish. This makes them a particularly great option if you're buying for friends or family overseas, as it allows you to share a little piece of home with them.
3. They're Tailored to Your NeedsOne of the best things about hampers is their versatility. No matter who you're buying for, you can find a hamper that suits their tastes and interests. From sweet-toothed individuals to savoury snackers, from whisky connoisseurs to tea aficionados, there's a hamper out there for everyone. You can choose the size, contents, and even the packaging, making it a truly personalised gift.
4. They're Easy to Buy and SendLet's face it, Christmas shopping can be stressful. But buying a hamper takes the hassle out of gift-giving. You can order online, choose your delivery date, and even include a personalised gift note, all from the comfort of your own home. Plus, if you're sending hampers to friends or family who live far away, you can rest assured that they'll be delivered safely and securely by a reputable courier.
So, whether you're looking for a gift for your partner, your parents, or your work colleagues, a Scottish hamper is sure to delight. Take a look at our selection and discover the perfect gift for your loved ones this Christmas!