The Hamper Emporium's Christmas Hampers Guide 2023
Date Posted:7 December 2023
Christmas is nearly here again, so it's time to get out your decorations, start flicking through recipe books, and start brainstorming gift ideas for your friends and family members. When it comes to shopping for Christmas gifts during the festive season, luxury hampers are always going to get you that "wow" reaction and a big hug – especially a hamper from The Hamper Emporium.
However, we offer many, many luxury gift hampers, so it can be hard to narrow down your options and select the perfect premium Christmas hampers for your loved ones. That's a problem we can help with.
In this guide to Australian Christmas hampers, we'll share our top hamper for each of your closest family members.
Without further ado, let's go.
Christmas hamper gift guide
In this Christmas hampers buyer's guide, we're going to share our top hamper recommendation for each of your family members, from Mums to aunts and cousins. Ready? Here is our Christmas hamper buyer guide:
Mum – Maggie's Kitchenware & Limited Edition Signed Cookbook
When it comes to shopping for Christmas hampers for Mum, a hamper like this one is always a winner. This hamper comes with four beautiful gifts. The crown jewel of the hamper is a copy of Maggie's Recipes For Life, written by the wholesome celebrity chef and entertainer Maggie Beer. It's accompanied by a woven gingham tea towel from Maggie's collection, a set of gorgeous olive wood salad servers with marine-grade stainless steel, and a set of three premium olive wood wooden spoons. This hamper is sure to inspire her to create great meals in the kitchen.
Dad – Gourmet Entertaining Hamper With Barossa Shiraz
Finding Christmas hampers for Dad is no easy task, but we have the ultimate hamper for Dads up our sleeves. Enter this gift hamper. It boasts a bottle of Hentley Farm Neighbours and Friends Barossa Shiraz, a bold shiraz with hints of berries, dark chocolate, and subtle spices. This bottle is accompanied by a selection of savoury nibbles from Maggie Beer. These nibbles can be enjoyed with the solid teak cheese board, Laguiole cheese knife, and olive wood salad servers included in the hamper. With so much to love, Dad is sure to treasure this gift.
Sister – Holiday Ready For Her Hamper
Set your sister up for her next adventure with a hamper full of gorgeous Christmas gifts that are perfect for jet-setting and road-tripping. This hamper comes with two personalised items - a blush passport holder and luggage tag - that can be embossed with her initials. Accompanying these are a burgundy cosmetic bag, a gold-lined notebook, and two sweet treats from Morgan's – a box of French Vanilla Almonds and a box of Cashew Toffee Brittle. She'll appreciate all the pretty and pink gifts in this hamper, and they'll come in handy on her next journey.
Brother – Holiday Ready For Him Hamper
Say "bon voyage" to your brother in style with this luxury travel hamper. The crown jewels of this hamper are the brown leather luggage tag and passport holder, each of which can be embossed with up to 7 characters. These gifts are accompanied by a men's toiletries bag, Toffee Popcorn Brittle, and Maple Coconut Roasted Almonds. It's the perfect Christmas gift hamper for an avid traveller who's always vying for his next holiday.
Son – Espresso Martini Cocktail Hamper
Assuming you're shopping for Christmas gift hampers for an adult son, a cocktail hamper with espresso martinis is the perfect way to kick off the holiday season and have some fun. This hamper is full of spice and life, offering two 130ml cans of espresso martini from the award-winning cocktail maker and shaker Curatif. These cans are accompanied by an array of sweet treats, with stand-outs like dark chocolate coffee beans, caramelised peanut brittle, and dark chocolate Belgian wafers taking centre stage. It's delightfully decadent, so he'll love it.
Daughter – Margarita Cocktail Hamper
There's no gift quite like gift hampers with margaritas, so that's the gift we've picked out for your adult daughter. The star of this hamper is the two 130ml cans of Tommy's margaritas from the cocktail mover and shaker Curatif. Tommy's margaritas are accompanied by an array of sweet treats, including Maggie Beer's Belgian wafers, lemon white chocolate almonds, and The Woods Farm's caramelised peanut brittle. She'll be sweet on this hamper, for sure.
Boyfriend, fiancé, or husband – Penfolds Entertainer With Bin 128 Hamper
This hamper is the perfect gift for a lover of Penfolds' bold red wines. The star of this hamper is the bottle of Penfolds' Bin128 Shiraz, a drop from Coonawarra that offers hints of fruit. It's accompanied by a selection of nibbles, including semi-dried tomato halves, savoury nuts, roasted capsicum tapenade, kalamata olives, quince paste, and crackers. This hamper will have your giftee pouring a glass of red and toasting to the holidays in a state of epicurean bliss.
Girlfriend, fiancée, or wife – L'Occitane Rejuvenate & Pamper Hamper
When it comes to pampering your special lady, it doesn't get better than this. This stunning pamper hamper is a work of art, featuring a cherry blossom soap and hand cream from French beauty brand L'Occitane, a blush satin robe from The Cove Jervis Bay, a luxurious vanilla and sea salt candle, an oversized Mulberry silk eye mask from The Cove Jervis Bay, luxury bath salts, and a bouquet of preserved flowers from Everbloome. It even comes with some Christmas treats – French vanilla almonds and caramelised peanut brittle. She'll love the spa experience at home that this hamper offers.
Grandparents – The Ultimate Christmas Foodies Hamper
If your mission is to find luxury Christmas hampers for your grandparents, you'll have well and truly succeeded with this hamper. One of our top Christmas food hampers, it offers a large selection of epicurean delights. Your gift recipients will have the pleasure of sampling fruit mince tarts, Christmas cake slices, a handmade Christmas cake, sour cherry and dark chocolate slice, Tasmanian black truffle paste, and more. It's a generous gift and it offers an epicurean tasting experience that they won't forget in a hurry.
Uncles and aunts – Red Wine & Nibbles Hamper
One of our top wine hampers, the Red Wine & Nibbles Hamper is a crowd-pleaser your aunt and uncle will adore. Together, they can pour a glass of Mr Riggs' McLaren Vale Shiraz and enjoy a selection of savoury treats, from kalamata olives to quince paste and extra virgin olive oil. There's a reason this is one of our most popular hampers – it offers the ultimate toasting experience.
Nieces, nephews, and cousins – Christmas Indulgence Hamper
Who doesn't love a little bit of indulgence every now and then? Indulgence is what this Christmas hamper is all about. From a fruity cabernet paste to a spicy-sweet fruit mince tart and a crunchy gingerbread almond bonbon, this hamper delivers an unbeatable Christmas snacking experience. With gourmet hampers like these, you'll be remembered fondly for the year ahead for sure.
For him – Christmas Bites With Red Wine Hamper
The Christmas Bites With Red Wine Hamper is one of our top Christmas hampers for him, and for good reason. This fun and festive hamper offers a delightful toast with snacks sweet and savoury, and it's a crowd-pleaser anyone can enjoy. The star of the show is the bottle of Sulis Langhorne Creek Cabernet from Mr Riggs, and its co-stars include handmade Christmas pudding, cranberry and pistachio crispbread, fruit mince tarts, and quince paste. No matter who he is or what he enjoys, he'll delight in this hamper.
For her – Christmas Bites With Moët Hamper
Featuring a bottle of Moët and a whole load of treats, this is one of our most beloved Christmas hampers for her. Give this to her, and she'll enjoy a glass of premium champagne while snacking on fruit mince tarts, crackers and tapenade, a handmade Christmas pudding, and more. It's a delightful hamper that's perfect for letting go of the stresses of life and enjoying the holidays.
Coworker or boss – Christmas Mini Delights Hamper
Shopping for corporate gifts that everyone will love is no easy task, but this hamper is sure to satisfy even the pickiest of people. One of our top corporate Christmas hampers, it boasts treats sweet and savoury. The standouts of this hamper include Christmas fruit mince tarts, a handmade Christmas pudding, and a gingerbread almond bon-bon, though it's full of flavours to love. If you're interested in placing a corporate order, you can use our corporate ordering platform. It offers all sorts of perks, including the ability to customise the branding on your hampers.
The Hamper Emporium's hampers are unlike anything your gift recipient has received before…
We hope our Xmas hampers guide has made your Christmas shopping experience easier. The Hamper Emporium is truly the home of hampers. Presented in a luxury box with a bow, they're dressed to impress and feature the finest artisan goods Australia has to offer. From Christmas hampers to corporate gift hampers, we've got it all.
Each of our hampers comes with complimentary standard shipping Australia-wide and a customisable card. Same-day deliveries are available in the Sydney metro area on orders placed by 11 am Sydney time.