Chocolates may be the traditional gift for a lover or friend, but these days, not any old box of candy will cut it. If you want to impress a truly discerning companion, give them Pierre Marcolini’s luxurious Giga Hamper which is packed with decadent delights from hot chocolate and pralines to candied fruit, dates, chocolate spreads and other treats.
The Belgian chocolaterie has stores all over Belgium as well as other major locations like Paris, London, New York and Kuwait and Tokyo. Having collaborated with big brands like Olympia Le Tan, Maison Kitsune and even Tom Dixon, the exclusive chocolate company has established itself as a highly regarded confectioner whose creations are rich in flavors and creativity.
The Pierre Marcolini Giga Hamper contains Malline Gourmande, Pralinés 36, Grand Cru, Palet Fins, Saveurs du Monde, 20 Marons glacés, 21 dates, Candied fruits, Rochers, Croustillants, milk, white and dark chocolate tablets, Hot chocolate, Infusion Cacao and Caramel, Chocolate, Hazelnut spreads along with a Recipe book.
The entire hamper is priced at £599 (approx. $853), but whether you decide to give it away or enjoy it yourself, you can be sure that it’s worth the splurge.
[ Available at : Selfridges ]