8 Dec 2014

Luxury Christmas Gift Guide 2014

This excellent Champagne Pol Roger Brut Reserve Non Vintage is the perfect aperitif for Christmas. Pol Roger founded his renowned Champagne house in Epernay in 1849, The signature champagne of the House, Brut Reserve is an equal blend of three Champenoi grape varieties: Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay.

Available from www.amazon.co.uk
Currently priced at £36.95 subject to terms and conditions


A great way to start the festivities - Sirius Bordeaux 2011 

The Sichel family have been making Bordeaux wines since 1883. Sirius was created by the winemaker Peter Sichel.  In Sirius Red the emphasis is on the aromas of the three Bordeaux grape varieties Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. The modern label reflects the style of this modern Bordeaux, which is named after the Dog Star, Sirius, the brightest star in the solar system.

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Currently priced at £28.47 Case of 3 - Subject to terms and conditions


These adorable reindeer from Lindt are a wonderful way to enjoy a small luxury chocolate treat on Christmas Day, to share, or to pass round to your guests as an after dinner treat. There are an
amazing 67 reindeer in the drum!  Adults and children alike will love these.

Smooth milk chocolate reindeer's wrapped in gold foil from master chocolatier's Lindt.

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Currently priced at £36.85 for a 670g drum - subject to terms and conditions


Wines for Foodies from Australia's number one wine brand Hardys established in 1853 - Notes and Images Courtesy of Hardy's Wines
South Australian Chardonnay from William Hardy is the perfect wine to accompany a Christmas Day feast. This wine exhibits lemon zest and white peach flavours complemented by subtle, spicy oak to give a well-balanced white wine with a creamy texture.
Available from Asda, Tesco, Ocado £9.99


To enjoy after a lavish Christmas dinner - well it would be rude not to!
William Hardy South Australian Shiraz that embodies festive flavours of rich plum, mulberry fruits, dark chocolate, vanilla and spice, with a soft, rounded palate and a long, savoury finish.
Available from Asda, Tesco, Ocado £9.99

Disclaimer:  Thank you to all the brands for the wonderful samples.