Wine & Food Pairings

Jale Mills Jale March 8, 2021
Wine & Food Pairings

With so many delicious pairing options, wine and food is a combination that never disappoints. Whether you’re hosting an event or just having a quiet night alone, a glass of wine and an accompanying snack is a fabulous way to indulge.

Whether you like reds, whites, or sparkling, Gourmet Basket has plenty of wine gift hampers to suit your style. In this post, we’ve put together four of our favourite wine and food gift baskets to spoil yourself or a loved one.

Red Wine and Chocolate

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If you enjoy bold and rich flavours, then red wine and chocolate is the ideal pairing for you. The deep aroma of red wine perfectly matches the sweet decadence of fudge, dark chocolate, and other sweet treats.

At Gourmet Basket, our Chocolates and Red gift hamper offers the best of both worlds. Inside, you’ll find a bottle of D’Arenberg The Footbolt Shiraz from McLaren Vale. You’ll also get a selection of sweet treats, such as rocky road, fudge, mini melting moments, and more.

White Wine and Cheese

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On the other hand, if you have a more savoury palate, a wine and cheese hamper might be the best pick for you. These gift baskets include everything you need to enjoy a drink and a nibble and are perfect for picnics, lunches, and other fun-filled occasions.

Need some inspiration? The Sauvignon Blanc Cheese Hamper is one of our top wine and cheese gifts and comes with two types of cheese, crispbread, salted pistachios, and more. There’s also a bottle of Villa Maria Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc from Marlborough, New Zealand.

Sparkling Wine and Sweets

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There’s nothing like a nice glass of bubbly to make an ordinary day feel special, and bundling it with dessert can make things even sweeter. With so many varieties of sparkling wine produced in Australia, you’ve got plenty of delicious options to treat yourself and your loved ones.

The Cheers Hamper from Gourmet Basket is a wonderful way to delight anyone on your list. It’s jam-packed with sweet foods, including mini melting moments, a milk and dark chocolate assortment, and raspberry and pistachio white chocolate bark. Plus, there’s also a bottle of Domaine Chandon Brut Sparkling Wine from Victoria.

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 and salted Caramel

When you’re celebrating a special occasion, Champagne is a must-have. And why not pair it with some sweet treats? Whether you’re toasting to a birthday, anniversary, or another life milestone, this wine and food combination will greatly elevate the day.

If you’re closing on a new home, for example, our Sweet Surprise Settlement Hamper will help you mark the occasion in style. This hamper contains a bottle of Veuve Clicquot Brut Champagne and a package of salted caramel wafers for a simple and sweet celebration.

No matter what type of wine and food pairing you enjoy, you will find plenty of options from Gourmet Basket. All of our gift hampers contain hand-selected products, including wine, cheese, beer, chocolate, and more.

Explore the complete selection of food and wine gift hampers from Gourmet Basket on our website. You can also call us on 1300 354 393 if you have questions about our products, delivery areas, or shipping.

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