Best vegan hampers and gifts to buy 2023
Want to know what to buy the vegan in your life? From the best vegan hampers to nifty kitchen gadgets, we’ve found the best foodie gifts for your plant-loving pals
Looking for the best vegan hampers to buy? Want the best plant-based gifts to create a thoughtful gift for your favourite vegan? Check out our ideas below, from vegan chocolate hampers to vegan pasta making kits. We have also found the best foodie vegan gifts that you can buy to fill your own hamper, including vegan wine, vegan cook books, vegan snacks and more.
The best vegan hampers for Christmas at a glance
- Best vegan Christmas hamper: Harvey Nichols ‘No Reindeers Were Harmed’ hamper, £75
- Best large vegan Christmas hamper: Abel & Cole The Festive Moments Vegan Christmas Hamper, £90
- Best vegan baked Christmas hamper: Cutter & Squidge Luxury Vegan Christmas Hamper, £64.99
- Best compact vegan hamper: hampers.com Red Wine & Dark Chocolate gift box, £36
- Best vegan Italian hamper: Vorrei luxury vegan Italian hamper, £235
- Best party hamper: The British Hamper Company Vegan Gourmet Hamper, £75
- Best bargain vegan hamper: Vegan Chocolate Hamper Gift Box, £24.90
- Best snack hamper: Eden Treat Vegan Luxury Treats Collection, £44.99
- Best vegan chocolate hamper: Rococo vegan chocolate hamper, £49.95
Harvey Nichols ‘No Reindeers Were Harmed’ hamper
- Available from Harvey Nichols (£75)
Best vegan Christmas hamper
Get in the festive spirit with this luxury Christmas hamper – you’d never guess everything inside was vegan. There’s a vegan and gluten-free Christmas pudding, so no one has to miss out on the big day, plus plenty more treats to share, from sweet raspberry and coconut ice, to nutty sunflower and pumpkin seed brittle.
Harvey Nichols (£75)
Abel & Cole The Festive Moments vegan Christmas hamper
- Available from Abel & Cole (£90)
Best large vegan Christmas hamper
There’s plenty to unwrap inside this generous hamper, all delivered in a traditional wicker basket. Christmas hamper staples such as tea, coffee and chutney are all included, alongside innovative vegan cheeses, mini mince pies, cookies and a bottle of red wine.
Abel & Cole (£90)
Cutter & Squidge luxury vegan Christmas hamper
- Available from Cutter & Squidge (£64.99)
Best vegan bakery Christmas hamper
If you want to host a festive afternoon tea, this is the hamper you need. The highlight of the hamper is the vegan Christmas gingerbread cake: spiced sponges are sandwiched with vegan golden syrup buttercream and a layer of Biscoff spread, and decorated with sticky toffee glaze and festive cranberries, pistachios and candied orange. Also in the hamper, you’ll find butterscotch popcorn, orange and ginger chocolate bark, praline truffles, chutney, chilli nuts, coffee and more.
Cutter & Squidge (£64.99)
hampers.com red wine and dark chocolate hamper
- Available from hampers.com (£36)
Best compact vegan Christmas hamper
If you don't want to overload someone with extra food during the festive season, this chic gift box is a great minimalist choice. Inside, you'll find a bottle of Spanish red wine a rich, hearty pick ideal for cold winter nights. A trio of vegan-friendly dark chocolates accompany the bottle including Love Cocoa's Peruvian dark bar and a bag of giant chocolate buttons.
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Vorrei luxury vegan Italian hamper
- Available from olive shop (£235)
Best vegan Italian hamper
For a keen home cook, this luxury hamper provides all the ingredients for cooking a vegan Italian feast. There’s a range of pasta and risotto kits (from chickpea strozzapreti to a courgette and saffron risotto mix), gourmet sauces and everything you need for aperitivo hour, including caponata, olives and marinated greens. For afters, there’s vegan chocolate and fig jam, plus two bottles of organic vegan wine to wash it all down.
olive shop (£215)
The British Hamper Company Vegan Gourmet Hamper
- Available from Not On The High Street (£75)
Best party hamper
This pretty box is peppered with products that are perfect for the party season. Try rosemary and garlic olives to serve with homemade cocktails, Seville orange marmalade for a weekend brunch and red-hot chilli crackers for a unique appetiser.
Not On The High Street (£75)
Vegan Chocolate Hamper Gift Box
- Available from Amazon (£24.90)
Best bargain vegan hamper
Want to satisfy the sweet tooth of your vegan pal? This eco-friendly gift box comes filled with indulgent snacks, from 70% dark-chocolate slabs to nutty nougat bars.
Eden Treat Collection Vegan Luxury Treats Collection
- Available from Not On The High Street (£44.99)
Best snack hamper
Stockpile your cupboards with these moreish vegan snacks, from plant-based caramel cups to maple glazed nuts, praline cookies or vegan hot chocolate. Plus you can choose to add on a wide range of liqueurs, from salted caramel vodka to raspberry gin, or even Prosecco.
Not On The High Street (£44.99)
Rococo vegan chocolate hamper
- Available from Rococo (£49.95)
Best chocolate gift hamper
Vegans don’t have to miss out on luxury chocolate with this pretty Rococo package and there’s no compromise on taste. It offers an irresistible selection compromising nutty pralines, plus two dark chocolate bars and chic dairy-free dark wafer thins.
Pasta Evangelists Vegan Pasta Making Kit
- Available from Not On The High Street (£30)
Best vegan kit
This pasta-making kit comes with semolina flour and sea salt flakes as well as cutters, stamps and a tapered Italian rolling pin to make a range of shapes from gnocchi and ravioli to fluted pappardelle. There's also recipe cards included to get you started making orecchiette and trofie and impress at your next dinner party.
Not On The High Street (£30)
Vegan Marshmallow Toasting Kit
- Available from Not On The High Street (£21)
Best gift for a couple
Warm up this winter by toasting your own (vegan) marshmallows on a bamboo skewer. Fruity strawberry marshmallows come in a box complete with gel burner, skewers and instructions for how to toast them perfectly.
Not On The High Street (£21)
The Green Roasting Tin: Vegan and Vegetarian One Dish Dinners
- Available from Amazon (£10)
Build up your friend’s cookbook collection with Rukmini Iyer’s genius book filled with one-pan recipes. The first dish you need to make? All-in-one dal with roasted shallots, coriander, pomegranate and cashews – a jewel-studded treat.
Booja Booja Dairy Free Hazelnut Crunch Chocolate Truffles
- Available from Waitrose (£6.50)
Made with just four ingredients, these indulgent chocolate truffles (presented in a sleek gold-rimmed box) melt in the mouth with a rich cocoa dusting on top. Strictly not for sharing.
Borough Olives Gift Subscription
- Available from Borough Olives (from £15)
Best letterbox gift
Fresh olives delivered through your letterbox? That’s your party snacks sorted. The team behind the Borough Market stall, Borough Olives, packs up three beautiful bags of fresh olives or antipasti per delivery. Select your favourites, including green olives stuffed with almonds; green chilli; and pickled garlic, or leave it up to the experts to choose.
Borough Olives (from £15)
- Available from Cheerful Buddha (£9.99)
Gift a packet of coffee with a difference for something new in a morning brew. Cheerful Buddha offers a range of CBD-infused products, including CBD-infused coffee with different blends available in whole bean, ground or decaffeinated forms. Check out our reviews of more unusual healthy coffees here. Plus, see more coffee gifts from milk frothers to espresso cups and more.
Cheerful Buddha (£9.99)
Tofuture Tofu Press
- Available from Amazon (£24.49)
The kitchen gadget you didn’t know you needed, until now! Invest in this two-tone press to remove water from the bean curd and make tofu firm, ready for frying in recipes such as kimchi-baked tofu and cajun tofu tacos.
olive magazine subscription
Want vibrant recipes, restaurant inspiration and travel ideas delivered straight to your door each month? Buy a gift subscription to olive, which comes filled with loads of inspired plant-based recipes each month, including this epic vegan blueberry meringue pie.