For this Christmas, listen to your Chairman or at least give in to the Chairman’s Choice at Harrods. Trust me you are not going to regret it. Cause nobody produces a Christmas hamper of such lavish proportions as The Chairman’s Choice. A sumptuous brown leather trunk contains the finest caviar, cheese board selection and seasonal fruit, with a prime Aberdeen Angus cut of beef trimmed and ready for your table. A range of the world’s most coveted wines and spirits including the acclaimed La Mission Haut Brion 1979 Bordeaux have been selected by their wine experts to enhance every type of meal and social occasion throughout the festive season. The pick of the Harrods Chocolate room, along with an iced fruit cake and pudding, completes the list. Read on for more details on goodies……
CHATEAU LA MISSION HAUT BRION 1979
Well known for its longevity and concentration of flavour, this offering from La Mission displays all the characteristics of a premier cru wine.
JEAN-LOUIS CHAVE, HERMITAGE 2004
Approachable, young, yet with fantastic ageing potential, Chave Hermitage is without doubt one of the greatest wines of its appellation.
FRESH FOODS • Beluga Caviar, 125g • Rib of beef, 6kg • Side of smoked salmon, 800g • Half truffle ham • Cheese selection: Half Cropwell Bishop Stilton, 4kg; Montgomery Cheddar truckle 2.3kg; Brie de Meaux 750g • Seasonal fruit basket • Tray of dates, 1.2kg
PANTRY • Luxury iced decorative cake, 4.5kg • Luxury jewelled whole fruit and nut cake, 2kg • Limited edition Christmas pudding in a ceramic bowl, 907g • Luxury handmade ruby grapefruit marmalade, 340g • Luxury handmade strawberry conserve, 340g • Box of 12 mince pies, 744g • Brandy butter, 210g
TEA & COFFEE • Tieguanyin China tea chest, 50g
CONFECTIONERY • Opulent chocolate box containing an assortment of milk, plain and white chocolates, 930g • Luxury raspberry and champagne truffles, 150g • Bittermints, 260g • Silver Avola almonds, 200g
WINES & SPIRITS
CHAMPAGNE • Dom Pérignon Champagne 1999 • Taittinger Comtes de Champagne 1998
RED SELECTION • Monte Real Gran Reserva 1964 • Volnay Taillepieds 1979 • Le Pigeonnier, Lagrezette 2001 • Barbaresco Starderi 2001 • Peter Michael, Les Pavots 2003 • La Mission Haut Brion 1979 • Leitz Magdalene Riesling • Domaine de la Vougeraie, Corton Charlemagne 2004 • Giaconda, Aeolia Rousanne 2005 • Chave, Hermitage Blanc 2004 • Meursault Perrieres, Prieur 2000
PORT • Quinta do Noval 1966
SPIRITS • Glenmorangie Whisky 1977, 70cl • Kauffmann Vodka, 100cl • Eaux de Vie de Prune de Mouton, 70cl • Lustrac 1967, 70cl
GIFTS & ACCESSORIES • Box of luxury Christmas crackers • Waterford crystal bowl • Seasonal flower arrangement and candle