By now the tree is up, the decorations are out and a feeling of Christmas is in the air. After downloading the latest festive soundtrack to play over the holidays, you need to think about feeding the family. With so many options out there, here is our list to help you find indulgent hampers and sweet treats for a good cause.
This festive season find your way to Éclair at Andaz Xintiandi, Shanghai to indulge in the Éclair Christmas Hamper. This is the perfect gift of indulgent delights with chocolates, macarons and other holiday-inspired treats delightfully packaged and ready to take away. Prices start from RMB288.
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Christmas hampers filled with charming festive handcraft goodies are available at the Pastry Boutique (1st floor). From cookies to assorted holiday favorites, perfect for gatherings at home or as gifts and stocking-fillers for loved ones this holiday season. Prices start from CNY1,588.
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Supporting the Hyatt Thrive corporate responsibility program, Hyatt on the Bund is continuing its commitment to local communities with ‘Cookie tins for love.’ This festive season, purchase a cookie tin painted by people with special needs from the World of Art Brut Culture (WABC) and 5% of the purchase price will be donated to the organization. Price is RMB68.
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Making your own gingerbread house can be a truly memorable family experience during the festive season. The talented culinary team at InterContinental Shanghai NECC have created a special 'DIY Gingerbread House,' which includes all the ingredients and pre-baked pieces making assembly easy and enjoyable for you and your loved ones. Price is RMB368 net per box.
In the spirit of corporate social responsibility during the season of giving, InterContinental Shanghai NECC has teamed up with Mifan Mama. This non-profit organization focusing on children in need who are based in Shanghai, bring a little cheer and joy to their lives. Guests can purchase the 'Love Me Flying Piggy' and 'Gingerbread Cookies,' with proceeds donated to the Mifan Mama Organization.
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The ultimate hamper for your Christmas celebration can be found at the Festive Hamper Shop within The Langham, Shanghai, Xintiandi. Filled with an elaborate array of gourmet delights and fine wines, it’s a first-class choice for spoiling your family, friends or colleagues. From a bottle of Perrier-Jouet NV to Christmas fruit cake and Iberian ham, this impressive hamper has something for everyone to enjoy. Price is RMB4,552.
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