Charlotte Vossen picks the luxury hampers filled with gourmet treats
This luxurious wicker hamper comes with two bottles of wine (red and white) and a bottle
of prosecco, as well as plenty of indulgent sweet treats and savoury snacks for the ultimate boozy brunch.
The Belgravia Hamper, £200, johnlewis.com
Get the tastiest favourites from Marks & Spencer’s Our Best Ever range, including pork pies, sausage rolls and smoked salmon pâté, delivered in a reusable drawstring cool bag.
Best of M&S Gourmet Hamper, £100, marksandspencer.com
Everything you need for a ploughman’s lunch – a trio of British cheeses, seeded bread and rye sourdough crackers plus caramelised onion chutney, as well as a few sweet surprises.
The Luxury Ploughman’s Picnic Box, from £30, morrisons.com
Filled with Yorkshire specialties – we’re talking Bettys blend tea and coffee, tea fruit cake, gingerbread and shortbread – this keepsake hamper is an ode to the beloved Ilkley tea room.
The Ilkley Hamper, £100, bettys.co.uk
Bringing home the flavours of Italy, this sizable hamper is packed with delicacies such as pork bresaola and Genovese pesto-laced Pecorino, with a bottle of full-bodied Barolo to wash it all down.
Best of Mediterranean Hamper, £205, delicario.com
Choose between a bottle of rosé frizzante or prosecco, and take home a hamper filled to the brim with a selection of classic antipasti such as garlic and herb olives, salami and grissini.
The Antipasti Hamper, £85, daylesford.com
Cote at Home
A cool bag full of vegetarian treats such as red pepper hummus, vegetable tart tatin and harissa chickpea salad. Plus there’s the option of adding a bottle of wine.
Luxury Vegetarian Picnic Box, from £40, coteathome.co.uk
A chance to break out the charcuterie board, Rick Stein’s selection of cheeses, meats, olives, biscuits and Marcona almonds is guaranteed to set everyone’s taste buds tingling.
Rick Stein Cheese & Charcuterie, from £55, shop.rickstein.com
Cartwright & Butler
A delicious range of sweet treats including Cartwright & Butler’s finest preserves, acacia honey with comb and fine-cut three fruit marmalade, bundled in a rustic wooden crate.
The Swaledale Crate, £125, cartwrightandbutler.co.uk