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What five things would you like in a Christmas hamper made for you?

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DaffodilField Mon 03-Nov-14 16:47:21

Making one for a friend. What five things would you like in a (mainly food) hamper for christmas? Am asking for five because I want to narrow down to the nicest ones so don't want too many from each person, just what you'd really like to have. Cheers

ginslinger Mon 03-Nov-14 16:49:48

Posh chocolate, and more posh chocolate. 5 times

MrsCurrent Mon 03-Nov-14 16:50:19

Smoked salmon mousse, something lovely to spread it on, wine, milk chocolate and popcorn! Sorry it's odd but that's my dream hamper!!

SwedishEdith Mon 03-Nov-14 16:51:33

A bottle of a nice gin

FaFoutis Mon 03-Nov-14 16:52:24

Wine, crisps, wine, crisps, wine.

Guitargirl Mon 03-Nov-14 16:54:25

A nice bottle of red, Baileys, Christmas squeezy soap, a whole Camembert that I can melt and some Christmas sprinkles from Lakeland.

Paddingtonthebear Mon 03-Nov-14 16:56:58

Posh chocolate
Champagne
Smoked salmon
Italian and Spanish cold meats
Yellow gin

ButterflyOfFreedom Mon 03-Nov-14 16:57:38

Chocolate
Champagne
Goats cheese
Hand cooked crisps
Haribo!!!

Cherrypi Mon 03-Nov-14 16:58:46

Lidl Christmas fudge
Liqueur
Asda extra special mince pies

BoysiesBack Mon 03-Nov-14 17:00:28

Posh chocolate.
Coffee & syrup
Biscuits
Nuts

BoysiesBack Mon 03-Nov-14 17:00:55

Cheese

marne2 Mon 03-Nov-14 17:01:59

Florentines
Chutney
Posh biscuits for cheese
Chocolate Brazils
Pate

Thurlow Mon 03-Nov-14 17:02:29

Alcohol - a good liqueur or some fizz
Posh chocolates
Posh jam
Pate/terrine
Posh biscuits

Longdistance Mon 03-Nov-14 17:02:38

Wine
Chocolate
Cheese
Hot water bottle
Slippers

AlwaysOneMissing Mon 03-Nov-14 17:03:27

Champagne
Posh chocs
Cheese selection
Mince pies
More chocolate

MizLizLemon Mon 03-Nov-14 17:06:19

Baileys
Really good port
Hotel chocolate chocs
One of those stiltons in a terracotta pot
Rose Turkish delight

goingloombandcrazy Mon 03-Nov-14 17:06:48

I've just had the most amazing hamper delivered.

Tregroes chocolate waffles. Milk chocolate ones were so lovely.

Notso Mon 03-Nov-14 17:07:32

Monty Bojangles cocoa dusted truffles
Really good stinky blue Stilton and carrs water biscuits
Lotus biscoff spread
M&S extremely chocolatey biscuit selection
Root Beer

sunflower49 Mon 03-Nov-14 17:09:20

Booja Booja chocolates. Small bottle of nice wine. Little beauty products. Toothy tabs from Lush! I know that's only four, can't think of another!

QueenofallIsee Mon 03-Nov-14 17:13:40

Rich strong filter coffee
Cherry Scones
Clotted Cream
Gorgeous strawberry and champagne jam
Stem ginger and dark chocolate biscuits

ScrabbledLeggsAndToes Mon 03-Nov-14 17:20:30

Second the Lidl Christmas Fudge. It is lovely. I think it's about £2.
Either Wasabi Peas or Bombay Mix
A Bag of Sweet and Salty Popcorn (Poundland)
Hot Chocolate and Christmas Mug
Turkish Delight
A Chocolate Santa - Again, from Lidl
Mince Pies
Lidl Carrot Cake (£1.99)

Sorry that is over 5. Couldn't resist the extra ones.

disneymum3 Mon 03-Nov-14 17:31:50

I am making hampers this year, I am including:

Home-made Jam
Home-made hot chocolate, with marshmallows, and candycane stirers
Home-made fudge
Home-made bon-bon vodka
And a small packed of Thornton chocolates

Allalonenow Mon 03-Nov-14 17:44:25

Homemade jam or marmalade.
Real Turkish Delight (Lakeland sometimes have this)
Camembert to bake (in a dish if possible)
Homemade mince pies
Brandy butter

Whattheduck Mon 03-Nov-14 17:49:30

Baileys or similar
Lidl chocolate coated marzipan
Luxury mince pies
Posh crisps
Nice strong cheddar

ChippyMinton Mon 03-Nov-14 17:57:17

a selection of Feverfew and Bottlegreen tonic waters and ginger ale
a couple of limes
black cocktail straws
vodka if you are feeling flush, otherwise just the above would be lovely, or perhaps add a glamorous hi-ball glass
And a bag of mineral water ice cubes if that's convenient smile

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