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Who doesn’t love receiving a Christmas hamper? Indulgent food and hopefully a bottle of wine (or two!)

From beautiful but budget-friendly options, to Christmas classics from Fortnum & Mason and Claridge’s, there’s something for everyone.

We’ve even got socially conscious hampers like the The Red Prince Christmas Hamper by Social Supermarket on our list.

So if you are still deciding which Christmas hamper to buy for 2020, here is our pick of the best ones around, in price order from lowest to highest.

Biscuiteers Nutcracker Biscuit Tin

Christmas hamper 2020 Biscuiteers nutcracker biscuit tin
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Not strictly a hamper, but this Nutcracker Biscuit Tin by Biscuiteers was too adorable to leave off this list.

Presented in a beautiful keepsake tin – and perfect for sending as a gift – it contains 10 hand-iced biscuits, including the Sugar Plum Fairy and of course, the Nutcracker.

Price £35

Buy the Nutcracker Biscuit Tin from Biscuiteers here

Build Your Own Scottish Christmas Hamper

Best Christmas hampers 2020 Build your own
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The Tartan Blanket Co. might be our new favourite gifting website – and their customisable options mean you can spend as little or as much as you like.

For their Build Your Own Scottish Christmas Hamper, you start with a scarf or blanket presented in a beautiful gift box and add as many luxuries as you like.

Choose from chocolate, Scottish shortbread, a candle, mug, socks – and even a Christmas book.

Price from £36 (depending what you add to the hamper)

Buy a Build Your Own Christmas Hamper from The Tartan Blanket Co here

Sussex Luxury Cheese Collection Hamper

Sussex Eggspress Luxury Cheese Collection hamper
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Treat the cheese lover in your life to a luxury hamper and support local businesses at the same time.

All the items in the Sussex Eggspress hampers are from small Sussex producers who use the highest quality ingredients.

They also do a Sussex Luxury Brunch Box (£34.99) and a Sussex Luxury Chocolate Gift Box (£29 for small, £59 for large).

Price from £47

Buy the Sussex Cheese Luxury Hamper from Sussex Eggspress here

Positive Bakes Luxury Pink Christmas Gift Set

Christmas hamper 2020 Luxury Pink Christmas Gift Set by Positive Bakes
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This gorgeous hamper from vegan and gluten-free cake company Positive Bakes is perfect for a pink afternoon tea.

The Leicester-based bakery launched during the first lockdown and we love their offerings so far – our favourite being this Luxury Pink Christmas Gift Set.

As well as a beautiful pink mug, it includes vegan blondies, pink berry rose cakes, chocolate and raspberry cakes, luxury white chocolate, a selection of tea, tea strainer and a Christmas card.

Price £49.95

Buy the Luxury Pink Christmas Gift Set by Positive Bakes here

Elegance Sparkling Hamper

Christmas hampers 2020 Elegance Sparkling Hamper Very.co.uk
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This one is perfect for the fizz lover in your life – and won’t blow the budget.

The Elegance Sparkling Hamper includes a full-size bottle of Prosecco, truffles, fudge, three different types of biscuits and marshmallows, and it comes presented in a deluxe gift box.

Price £49.99

Buy the Elegance Sparkling Hamper by Very.co.uk here

Hotel Chocolat Merry Christmas Everyone Hamper

Hotel Chocolat Merry Christmas Everyone Hamper
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A Christmas favourite, the Hotel Chocolat Merry Christmas Everyone Hamper is one the whole family can enjoy.

With dark chocolate and salted caramel snowflakes, winter puddings, chocolate Christmas trees and Ho Ho Ho chocolates, it’s a festive feast for those with a sweet tooth.

The ribbon tied box also includes a mini bottle of Prosecco and champagne truffles.

Price £55

Buy the Hotel Chocolat Merry Christmas Everyone Hamper here

Whittard Christmas Afternoon Tea Gift Box

Whittard Christmas Afternoon Tea Gift Box
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This beautiful gift from Whittard of Chelsea is a boozy afternoon tea in a box.

A lovely present to receive, or a treat for yourself, it includes festive breakfast tea, Christmas pudding biscuits and Furleigh Estate Classic Cuvée Brut.

Price £55

Buy the Whittard Christmas Afternoon Tea Gift Box here

Provisions Mediterranean Hamper

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Provisions Wine & Cheese on Holloway Road, north London have released a selection of exclusive hampers just in time for Christmas – and all are available for nationwide delivery.

We love their Mediterranean Hamper (pictured above) which is made up of treats from small suppliers across Europe.

It’s also worth checking out their fondue and raclette sets (from £29) if you’re on a smaller budget.

Price £85

Buy the Provisions Mediterranean Hamper here

Bettys Perfect Christmas Hamper

Bettys Perfect Christmas Hamper 2020
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The Boutique Handbook team love anything from Bettys. It’s great for giving gifts all year round, but especially so at Christmas.

Gifts start from £10, but our favourite this year is the Bettys Perfect Christmas Hamper.

This includes a rich, fruity Christmas cake, Yorkshire gingerbread, chocolate panforte, limited-edition coffee and a bottle of Little Rascal Chardonnay, all in a lovely wicker basket.

Price £85

Buy Bettys Perfect Christmas Hamper here

The Red Prince Christmas Hamper

Best Christmas hampers 2020 - The Red Prince by Social Supermarket
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This Christmas hamper from Social Supermarket only includes products from social enterprises, so you can gift with a conscious this festive season.

With 14 items including two full-size bottles of wine, two beers, and an array of sweet and savoury treats beautifully presented in a wicker basket, you certainly get value for money.

Social enterprises include Forty Hall Vineyards, who deliver health and well-being benefits to their local community. While Toast Ale are a zero-waste operation who make beer from surplus bread.

Price £110

Buy The Red Prince Christmas Hamper by Social Supermarket here

Made In Italy Hamper

Primo x Nife is Life Taste of Italy Christmas hamper 2020
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This authentic taste of Italy hamper is from luxury online Italian delicatessen, Nifeislife.

Filled with the very best Italian specialities, it includes a bottle of Primo Aperitivo Negroni and bottle of prosecco.

Luxury Italian pasta, organic balsamic vinegar, Italian extra virgin olive oil, and an artisan Italian pannetone complete the decadent feasting hamper, which comes gift wrapped in a traditional woven basket.

Price £125

Buy the Made in Italy hamper from Nifeislife here

Cartwright & Butler Grosmont Hamper

Best Christmas hampers 2020 Cartwright & Butler Grosmont Hamper
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Cartwright & Butler know a thing or two about hampers – and their indulgent Grosmont Hamper is our favourite of their offerings for Christmas 2020.

Featuring 13 items including a bottle of prosecco, bottle of merlot, Earl Grey tea, salted caramel fudge, ginger chocolates, cheese flat bread, red onion chutney and an array of different flavoured biscuits, this is one for grazing into the new year with.

It is also presented in a wooden crate which makes a great looking storage box to use afterwards.

Price £130

Buy the Cartwright & Butler Grosmont Hamper here

The Ottolenghi Christmas Hamper

Ottolenghi Christmas Hamper
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Definitely one for foodies, the Ottolenghi Christmas Hamper is the ultimate in festive indulgence.

Packed full of Ottolenghi favourites, there is chutney for cold meats and cheese, savoury snacks, and sweet treats including panettone, sugar sprinkled shortbread snowflakes and new coconut and strawberry meringue brittle.

It’s also worth checking out the Ottolenghi Christmas In A Bag (£90) for a more budget-friendly option.

Price £150

Buy The Ottolenghi Christmas Hamper here

The Fortnum’s Classic Christmas Hamper

Best Christmas hamper 2020 - The Fortnum's Classic Christmas Hamper
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When we think of Christmas hampers, we immediately think of Fortnum’s, so we had to include their Classic Christmas Hamper on this list.

Packed full of still and sparkling tipples, utterly indulgent biscuits, jars of loveliness and rich delicious puddings, it’s our idea of festive heaven.

We also love the Fortnum’s Christmas Eve Box (£55) and the Fortnum’s Family Christmas Hamper (£225).

Price £175

Buy The Fortnum’s Classic Christmas Hamper here

Maison Samadi Luxury Chocolate Christmas Hamper

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Celebrate Christmas in style with this luxury hamper by iconic Knightsbridge chocolatier Maison Samadi.

Filled with decadent truffles, melting chocolate hearts, assorted chocolate thins and chocolate coated almonds, among other treats.

In an extra touch, the show-stopping box is decorated with real preserved flowers that will last until next year.

Price £280

Buy the Luxury Chocolate Christmas Hamper from Cosaporto here

Claridge’s Davies Hamper

Christmas hamper 2020 Claridges Davies Hamper
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This stunning hamper from the team at Claridge’s hotel in London’s Mayfair is a splurge, but it’s fabulous.

It includes homemade and exclusive-to-Claridge’s products you can’t get anywhere else. Highlights are the Laurent-Perrier La Cuvée Brut, Claridge’s Aged Negroni, Claridge’s Champagne Truffles, Claridge’s Christmas Cake and Claridge’s Blend Tea.

We also love the Claridge’s Mews Hamper (£125) and The Breakfast Edition Hamper (£150).

Price £450

Buy the Claridge’s Davies Christmas Hamper here

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