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Gourmet Gift Basket for Special Occasions

Updated on July 17, 2013

Buying a gourmet gift basket can take the hassle out of finding the perfect gift for someone. Whether it is for a friend, family member or even a business associate giving a gift basket can solve all your gift buying problems.

Not only are they convenient but they also look beautiful with all their fancy baskets, ribbons and wrapping. You can even buy them online and have them sent right to the door of the person you are buying for so you don't need to worry about delivering them yourself.

The fun thing about buying a gourmet gift basket is you get to personalize the gift for the person you want to give it to with their special tastes. It could be a coffee basket for the coffee lover, a chocolate gift basket for the chocoholic or even all the trimmings for a spa day!

If you need to buy for clients then gift baskets are the way to go. Again they can be personalized for the receiver or a way to represent your company.

One last important thought around buying gourmet gift baskets is that they are budget friendly. No matter how much or how little you want to spend you can find the perfect gift basket to take to your next party or send to a friend.

Gourmet Tea and Snacks Gift Basket

A great gift basket to send to someone special especially if they need cheering up! They will love all the "goodies" in the basket including chocolate chip cookies, truffles and toffee popcorn. There are a couple of teas to choose from and three keepsake boxes just right for storing personal items.

Here's what one happy purchaser had to say about this gift basket: "I ordered this gift for my mother-in-law. The phone call I received from her touched my heart. She is a woman of impeccable taste and style. Being our family Grand Dam a compliment is definitely earned. The package was delivered on time and secured nicely. She commented on the beauty of the gift wrap. The three hat boxes were study, well made and of good quality. She said she felt like a kid at Christmas. Each hat box had a number of treats that thrilled her to no end. Each was a surprise. When all of the edibles were gone she felt that the hat boxes were beautiful enough to be placed in the family room. They are now being used as storage. She is still talking about it."

Because You're Special Gift Box

This is a thoughtful gift to send to someone special. There are all sorts of goodies including truffle cookies, toffees and popcorn. There is also some potpourri and lavender soaps all in a beautifully decorated purple gift box and keepsake picture frame.

Here is what one happy customer had to say about this gift box: "I sent this as a sympathy gift for my bosses wife when her mother passed away and she absolutely loved it. The gift was something to make her feel good while mourning, instead of filling her house with flowers and plants that die."

Why Give A Gift Basket!

Sometimes you have to buy a gift for someone you don't know very well or who you know has everything and you are at a loss as to what to get them.

Why not give them a gift basket? This can solve all your gift buying problems because you can simply order the gift baskets online or at a store and have the basket sent to the person. You can also personalize them with items and products you know they love or use.

There are many popular kinds of gift baskets such as ones that are filled with all sorts of gourmet food such as chocolate or cookies, even wine or coffee and tea.

Spa baskets are very popular and make a great gift for mother's day or a bridal or baby showers. The great thing with gift baskets is that they have an assortment of items so it makes it fun for the receiver to go through all the items.

Another great way to use gift baskets is to send to them to clients. They are perfect for this because usually you don't know too much about them or what their tastes or likes might be. Real estate agents, lawyers and accounts use this type of service a lot.

The next time you are at a loss as to what to buy someone check out the selection of gift baskets and send them one. I'm sure they will thank you for their terrific and exciting gift

Coffee and Tea Gourmet Gift Baskets

Who doesn't love a good cup of coffee or tea in the morning? With this collection of Starbucks most popular items you will be a hit when you give this gift basket away. It contains a package of French Roast ground coffee as well as the House Blend.

You will also find a great selection of Tazo teas including organic red apple, Zen green and Awake black tea. For hot chocolate lovers there is a selection of marshmallow and peppermint flavors. As well you will find some cookies and two coffee mugs.

With 5 positive reviews, this gift basket was a hit for all the buyers. They liked that there was a good selection of Starbucks items.

How to Wrap a Gift Basket

The Perfect Gift Basket to Give to a Bride!

This gift basket comes with a unique, antique-style wooden gift chest detailed in hand painted English Roses and inlaid with a real working clock. It contains the Peony and Lily scented spa line with cleansing Bath Gel, moisturizing Body Lotion, ultra soothing Body Butter, exfoliating Body Scrub, and two Rose Tealight Candles to light the room. Additional items include a Gourmet Tea Cookies and a keepsake ceramic picture frame. Have delivered to your special someone as a surprise or take it as a gift at a Bridal Shower!

Here is what one happy receiver had to say about this gift basket: "This gift box is perfect for any girly girl on your list, teens to seniors. Petite, dainty and delicate feminine goody box. You will make a hit with this selection. Not for tomboys. Bought for myself, want more for gifts. Nice selection, ready to wrap or gift bag it."


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      Firoz 4 years ago from India

      Impressive hub on Gourmet Gift Basket. Voted up.