What is a Good Gift To Get Mum for Christmas: Hamper Ideas

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Christmas Hampers 2023 - Gift Ideas for Mum

‘Tis the season of celebration, and it’s time to treat the most special of queens – mum! Mums sacrifice a lot for their children’s happiness – 78% of mums even sacrifice their sleep schedule to care for their families. Christmas is the perfect time to show your appreciation for her.

Finding the perfect Christmas gift can be a delightful challenge, but fear not, we've curated a list that'll make her eyes sparkle with joy. From luxury treats to heartwarming surprises, here are some suggestions that will turn this Christmas into an unforgettable celebration.

Scroll down to learn more about our top Christmas hampers your mum will love.

Luxury food hampers for her: a feast fit for a queen


The Spey Luxury Food Hamper - Gourmet Christmas Delights

When it comes to giving back and pampering mum, nothing beats a luxury Christmas food hamper. Elevate her taste buds with exquisite delights curated just for her. From scrumptious conserves to savoury chutneys, a luxury food hamper provides plenty of surprises.

Our top recommendation? The Spey is our most decadent hamper. This 24” treasure trove contains a magnificent selection of foodstuffs, wines, champagne, whisky and more. Her reaction is sure to make this Christmas a memorable one.

Includes 18 items | £295

Gourmet cooking gifts for mum

Audrey Baxter Signature Range - Gourmet Cooking Essentials


Is your mum a culinary queen? Consider a hamper filled with gourmet cooking essentials. From rare spices to high-quality olive oils, these ingredients will inspire her to whip up culinary masterpieces throughout the festive season.

Many of our hampers exclusively contain the Audrey Baxter Signature Range; your mum will be delighted when she gets to try an assortment of cooking ingredients she hasn’t seen before. From Jalapeno Chilli Jelly to Passionfruit and Mango Curd, she’s sure to find a new favourite.

How about round off the evening with a pair of Highland Chocolatier's rich dark hot chocolate & Kinalba Cashmere socks for the perfect cosy night in?

Take Mum down memory lane with a nostalgic hamper

Traditional Baxters Hamper - Nostalgic Journey Through Time

Take a trip down memory lane by creating a hamper filled with nostalgic treasures. Food is well known to be interconnected with memory, so selecting items that your mum grew up with such as Baxters Cullen Skink or Cream of Tomato Soup is a delightful way to help her reminisce.

Our Traditional Baxters Hamper is filled with 12 classic dishes that will help her do exactly that; it’s a delightful assortment of timeless classics that delve into the history of Scottish food.

Includes 12 items | £60

Wine gifts for mum – uncork a Connoisseur's Delight

The Sommelier’s Selection - Premium Wine Selection

Elevate mum's Christmas with a specially curated hamper for the wine enthusiast. This collection boasts six bottles of high-end wines, each carefully selected by our own wine expert to delight mum’s palate.

Our fabulous Sommelier’s Selection pairs brilliantly with a pair of wine glasses. It’s the perfect excuse for an unforgettable catch up with your mum. This is a sophisticated and tasteful gift that celebrates the spirit of the season.

Includes 2 reds, 2 whites, 1 rose & 1 champagne | £199

Experiencing afternoon tea elegance with mum

Afternoon Tea Elegance Hamper - Premium Tea and Treats


For the mum who enjoys a leisurely afternoon tea, delight her with a sweet treat at home with our specially crafted Afternoon Tea Hamper.

This exquisite collection features a selection of premium tea and coffee, accompanied by delightful treats such as Lemon Curd, Blood Orange Marmalade, Peach and Apricot Conserve, artisanal biscuits, and luxurious chocolates.

Includes 14 items | £120.

Personalised gifts for her – treat your mum to something as unique as her

Personalised Christmas Hampers - Thoughtful Gift Options


The joy of giving a Christmas hamper is adding personal touches that make it extra special.

Every one of our hampers includes a complimentary personalised card. Tell us your loving words and we’ll take care of your thoughtful message to ensure it surprises your mum.

We also offer paired add-ons such as elegant Ishga Skincare sets and our unique Scotch Whisky with each hamper to really create an all-singing-all-dancing experience for her.


This Christmas, go beyond the ordinary and surprise mum with a gift that speaks to her heart. Whether it's a luxurious food hamper, a personalised creation, or a nostalgic journey, these ideas are sure to make her festive season merry and bright.

Need more ideas for Christmas? View our Christmas brochure for the best, luxury items for your whole family.