The perfect hamper can elevate a day at the park, on the beach, out at sea or even at home. These luxury picnic hampers, that can be ordered online, include everything from gourmet cheeses and Champagne, to sweet and savoury snacks, canapés and charcuterie. Many come with crockery, glasses, and bottle openers, packaged up in a wicker basket.
Rajasthan Rifles explores the intersection of two cultures with unique, mouthwatering takes on Anglo-Indian cuisine. Designed for two to safely enjoy the outdoors while chowing down on some delightful and hearty bites, each hamper contains Rajasthan Rifles’ take on staple picnic food, including samosa chutney, the Rajasthan Rifles signature club sandwich, chocolate brownie and toffee pudding and more. All hampers come inclusive of blankets, enamel flatware and a flask so all you really need to do is stroll on over to the Victoria Peak Gardens for the ultimate burra-khanas.
Price: A hamper for two is $448
Fortnum and Mason
Established in the heart of Piccadilly, London in 1707, Fortnum and Mason is renowned for its opulent hampers for all occasions and its picnic baskets don’t disappoint. They include everything from glassware and cutlery to an insulated flask and crockery to help you enjoy an array of delicacies that can be ordered separately, such as a selection of tea blends, sandwiches, scones and scotch eggs.
Price: The four person hamper is $6528
From the gourmet catering and events company Invisible Kitchen, comes a selection of extravagant 7-course picnic baskets. Highlights include miniature black puddings, scotch eggs, salads, a collection of sandwiches, skewered meats, artisan cheese and cured meats. There’s delicious desserts too, such as chocolate brownies and strawberry Eton Mess, best enjoyed with a cup of tea or coffee or a bottle of Moët & Chandon Champagne, which can be added for $400 per bottle.
Price: For a minimum of 4 people at $395 per person
Named after London’s iconic East London street, Brick Lane is known for its hearty British comfort food. Its picnic baskets are no different — they include everything from salads, sandwiches and fries, to the more elaborate whole roast chicken and scone sets. Extras can be added onto whichever option you select, and will be served up in a wicker basket lined with tartan.
Price: From $450
For the ultimate in Parisian picnic, European-style cafe Classified has you covered. Its hampers include a selection of wine and cheese that include hard and soft variations such as brie, a blue cheese, pecorino and camembert, accompanied by quince paste and crostini. Depending on your wine choice, there are hampers with Delamotte Brut Champagne and a red pinot noir, or a Miraval Côtes de Provence Rosé.
Price: From $1,888
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