The Journal | #Fortnums

Open the buckles. Lift the lid. Begin your adventure.

Nothing beats the magic of unpacking a Fortnum’s hamper.

Centuries of experience has made us experts in the art of building them. Our wickers are treasure chests of discovery, carefully packed with wonderful and unexpected things that each have their own story to tell.

Hidden inside you’ll find tea sourced from exclusive gardens around the world, confectionery handmade to time-honoured recipes, fresh and seasonal food from the finest producers, and condiments, preserves, curds and cakes too. We've even been known to bury gold coins on occasion too. Chocolate ones, mind you.

And when all is said, done, eaten and drunk, the hamper itself continues its story and becomes part of your home.

If you don’t believe us, just watch. Then, all that’s left for you to do is…