We’ve rounded up a selection of products for food and drink lovers because it’s time to decide on the best Easter food gifts. From delicious seasonal cakes and special Easter teas to English sparkling wine and a DIY butchers’ box, all are available for nationwide delivery.
Here are our favourites at Eating in London.
1. Hot Cross Buns from Japan Centre
Japan Centre’s Matcha Earl Grey Hot Cross Buns are wonderful.
Japan Centre’s Japanese and English fusion hot cross buns are the ultimate Easter treat, made with freshly ground matcha powder and blended with traditional English Earl Grey tea. Enjoy them straight from the bag, or toasted with butter and a cup of tea.
These will be £2.99 for a bundle of four in Japan Centre and on their countrywide online shop.
2. Chocolate treats from SUPPER London
From high-end boutiques to top eateries, SUPPER London will be offering one of the best easter food gifts this 2022.
Fortnum & Mason, Rococo Chocolate, and Hummingbird Bakery are among the partners accepting pre-orders or sales on the spot. They ensure even the most delicate items arrive undamaged.
3. Easter Cake from Patisserie Valerie
One of Britain’s top bakers has an Easter smash cake and exquisite Easter centerpieces. Available in-store and nationally.
Have a crack at the eggs on top to discover additional eggs and beans within the Easter Smash Cake (£49.95, serves 10–12).
If you like a chocolate Genoese sponge with Swiss chocolate buttercream, the Easter Log Cake (£42.95, serves 10–12) is a good choice.
4. Pleesecakes Easter Chuffles
Pleesecakes’ limited-edition Easter Chuffles (£24) is the ideal alternative to conventional Easter eggs.
Flavors include Passionfruit, Lemon, Mint & Rhubarb, Praline, and Blueberry Lemon. Send a lovely Happy Pleester to relatives and friends around the country!
Pre-order Easter items from Pleesecakes today for delivery between April 6th and 13th. Pleesecakes HQ in Redhill, Surrey.
5. Heliot Steak House x Tom Hixson of Smithfield: Easter Butchers’ Box
A special Easter butchers’ box made by Executive Chef Ioannis Grammenos and third-generation Smithfield master butcher Tom Hixson.
Two free-range and grass-fed New Zealand (Lumina) lamb racks, raised on carefully planted chicory and herb meadows, are included in the package.
Chef Ioannis’ dishes are included, as are Salvo Russo’s wine matching suggestions. Orders placed by April 12th will arrive in time for Easter.
£125 (RRP £148.65) per box
6. Easter Tipples from Hattingley Valley
Classic Reserve NV (£30) from Hampshire vineyard Hattingley Valley is light gold in hue with delicate and exquisite long-lasting bubbles.
Enjoy this well-balanced wine with its aromas of green apples, creamy nougat, freshly baked brioche, and subtle toasted notes.
Gifting Hattingley Valley Reserve STILL Chardonnay (£25) is a great option for a rich buttery seafood meal or Sunday brunch on Easter Sunday.
This 100% Chardonnay wine has intense scents of rich orchard fruits and is nicely balanced by creamy wood and natural sharp acidity.
7. Mariage Frères: Easter Tea Collection
This year, wish loved ones a Joyeuses Pâque with Mariage Frères‘ Thé de Pâques® line.
This unique three-piece tea set has delicate yet delectable aromas of crème brûlée, lemon, and vanilla, guaranteed to elevate any tea break or Easter afternoon tea spread
Available to buy online or in-store at King Street, Covent Garden. £25 for 80g.
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