Our top 5 hamper deliveries, gourmet style

Ah, we meet again Sydney lockdown… This means for all of you foodies who love going out and trying all things gourmet and flavoursome foods can no longer do so! Lucky for us, restaurants and cafes around Sydney are coming up with new and tasteful takeaway food options that may come as a source of comfort in what has been an undeniably stressful situation… Has anyone else felt it this last week? But what’s cooler than just ordering takeaway meals you ask? Delivered hampers! Locals around Sydney are jumping on board the hamper train, suited to any cravings- alcohol, cheese, meats, pantry goods, hot food, or all in one! We are so about this *mouth-watering* trend,  so we have put together five of the best hamper options that you won’t even have to leave the house for:

Simon Johnson

Simon Johnson

You know those sorts of hampers that you give someone else and you wish you had kept it for yourself? Well, that is a Simon Johnson hamper. Packed with specially selected items made by talented artisans and farmers all over the world. Whether you’re looking for something for the sweet tooth in your life or a gourmet selection for a food-loving friend or family member, or you are wanting to treat yourself because, well… LOCKDOWN, there’s something for everyone at Simon Johnson. Delivering nationwide, we have our eyes on the Gourmet Pantry hamper: Pimped with fine cheese, Valrhona chocolate, crackers, Chardonnay, pasta sauce, Benedetto Cavalieri pasta and so.much.more.

Insta @simonjohnsonprovidore

Gourmet Basket

When the name says it all… Gourmet Basket is exactly that, a basket filled with appetising and epicure wines, cheeses, gourmet and ready to go food, sweets, you name it, they have it (pannier style)! There is something to suit everyone from this well known Sydney delivery service, and a hamper to suit every budget. Bundles are carefully prepared with Fat Yak, Woombye Blackall Gold Washed Rind and quince pastes, or for the red wine lovers; d’Arenberg The Footboly Shiraz accompanying some Blue Gum Nougat (just to name a few). Hampers can be ordered and delivered within 2-5 days and can be tracked online after you have made your purchase. Happy shopping!

Insta: @gourmetbasketoz 

Formaggi Ocello

A Sydney family based business bringing you all the finest and largest selection of Italian, French, Swiss and Australian farmhouse cheeses… Who needs to travel for gourmet cheese when you have Ocello, right?! They have a large range of Cheese & Wine selections and you can even customise your own box. The Ocello hamper will definitely make the perfect gift for a loved one or for yourself to help get you through #iso. Want to know something even cooler? Spend over $120 and you will receive free shipping to anywhere in Greater Sydney – Boo yah!

Insta @formaggiocello

Happy As Larry

Happy as Larry has made sure that all of you Italiano foodies out there don’t go without whilst not being able to wine and dine at your favourite Italian restaurants during lockdown 2.0, delivering only the most gourmet and authentic artisan Italian products out there. Not only can you get ready to go Italian meals delivered, but you can also customise your hamper filled with Italian pantry items such as wines, pasta sauces and other fridge and pantry goods. They are also looking out for us Sydney-siders with free delivery to various suburbs when you spend over $89… WINNING.
Buona Spesa!

Insta: @happyaslarrysydney

Happy Factory

Well, forget all the lame gift hamper’n, because Happy Factory does THE most modern, funky and playful gifts to hit the city, and guess what? They deliver not only to just Sydney but to Melbourne, Perth, Brisbane and beyond. With up to 18 different hamper bundles, you can choose a hamper ready to go or design one yourself. From the ‘Chill Out Box’… Fitting right? To the ‘Sugar Rush’ hamper which includes all the sweet treats, you can imagine that would induce one hell of a sugar high. They also have a box called ‘The Lockdown’ which includes all the essentials to get you through this next week (craft beer, dad joke toilet tissue, Mai Tai by Curatif… etc.).Did we mention that this brand also uses sustainable earth-loving packaging? Something we are all about! Check out what all the fuss is about.

Insta @happyfactoryau