From whisky to shortbread, read on to find some gift inspiration!
It's the season of giving and what better way to show someone you care than gifting them something truly special. Whether you're almost finished with your Christmas prep or have barely started, here are some great foodie gift ideas to consider.
Gleneagles & Co Hampers
For those that love local produce, gift a fantastic selection of foods and treats with a Gleneagles & Co Hamper. Each hamper contains a rich figgy pudding created by the hotel’s pastry chefs, as well as Gleneagles’ own blend milk and dark chocolate, tablet, truffle oil, marmalade and raspberry jam and very festive bauble.
The large version also contains some additonal goodies such as some Gleneagles & Co shortbread, two variations of jam, oatcakes, and chutney, as well as a tasty bottle of Taittinger champagne to celebrate in style!
These delightful hampers can be picked up from the hotel in perthshire up until the 5th of January so don't hesitate! Head on over to their website for more info.
Designer wine and panettone from Eusebi Deli
One of Glasgow's top Italian restaurants will also be offering a wide range of goodies this festive season, including Dolce & Gabbana’s newest designer wine and festive panettone.
Grab yourself some ‘Isolano’ at Eusebi Deli, who are the sole Scottish stockists of the wine, as well as a range of other fantastic wines via their website or their site on Park Road.
Be sure to add some fantastic panettone, the traditional Italian Christmas treat, to your shopping list as well, created from the union of a Milanese recipe and Sicilian flavors to create one delicious gift.
Tamdhu Whisky Gift Packs
Want to treat the whisky enthusiasts in your life? Then why not gift them to some fantastic Tamdhu Whisky! Whether its their 12-year-old, 15-year-old or batch strength expressions, they are sure to go down a treat!
Each gift pack contains the chosen bottle and a victorian-era Tamdhu nosing glass allowing your special someone to enjoy a dram straight out of the box. Each gift pack will also be complementarily wrapped and star a handwritten name tag which you can customise while making your purchase, making it the perfect gift under the tree. Want to give the gift of whisky? Head on over to the Tamdhu website!
Shortbread House Tins
Looking for a sweet treat after dinner or stocking filler? The award-winning Shortbread House is here to help. With a variety of flavours to choose from, including salted caramel, dark chocolate and sicillian lemon (alongside their original recipe) there is a taste to satisfy everyone's sweet tooth.
Whether its a single tin or an assortment of flavours, these are sure to go down a treat! Head on over to the Shortbread House website to share the gift of sweetness this festive season.
Pekoetea Scottish Fudge Tea
Do they love tea and sweets in equal measure? Then why not try this delicious concoction from Pekoetea. Teaming up with The Fudge House of Edinburgh, this unique blend of assam black tea and Scottish fudge is the best of both worlds: rich and creamy yet soothing creating a perfect balance.
Whether it is for some enjoyable afternoon tea or to warm the heart during the cold winter nights, this is a delightful flavour that makes for the perfect gift this holiday season.
St Andrews Farmhouse Cheese Box & Perthshire Oatcakes
Theres nothing better than a good cheeseboard, so why not share that love with this combo of gifts. The award-winning St Andrews Farmhouse are renowned for their fantastic cheese, so be sure to give an assortment of their fantastic flavours with their Cheese Box offering.
Once the cheese is acquired, be sure to grab some fantastic Perthshire Oatcakes. Their popular Traditional Oatcake flavour is made from 100% pinhead oatmeal and has no added sugar or sweeteners making it the ultimate pairing to some award-winning cheese!
Cold Town House Beers
Why not treat the beer lovers out there with some award-winning brew. Cold Town House, winners of the Best Beer Bar award at the Scottish Beer Awards is certainly worth talking about due to their fantastic drinks catalogue.
With a wide assortment of flavours to choose from, there is a Cold Town Beer for every taste and mood. Why not consider putting one of their Christmas Boxes under the tree, which contains their festive flavours, a themed glass and a commemorative t-shirt! The perfect gift for the beer fan in your life.