The Holiday season is here, and the hunt is on to find the perfect gifts for everyone! While shopping off a list can be convenient, it can sometimes lack a personal touch. If a handpicked gift is more your style, why not show your appreciation with a custom holiday gift basket?
Custom gift baskets offer the ideal opportunity to personalize the contents to ensure that each item is one your recipient is sure to love! At The Olive Bar, our gift baskets are custom-made and individually packaged for a one-of-a-kind gift filled with high-quality ingredients and flavors from around the world.
The Top 10 Products to Include in Your 2020 Custom Holiday Gift Basket
To help you choose what your custom holiday gift basket should contain, we’ve picked out our top 10 products for holiday gift-giving.
10. Truff Black Truffle Infused Hotter Sauce
About this product: A jalapeño rich chili blend designed for the heat-seeking flavor connoisseur.
What we love: This sauce is infused with the rare and sought-after flavor of truffles and adds a unique kick to any food you enjoy with hot sauce. The versatility and amazing taste of this product make it a must for anyone that enjoys spicy foods.
9. Traditional 18-Year Style Balsamic Vinegar
About this product: A traditional, high-quality balsamic.
What we love: There’s nothing like the flavor of traditional balsamic. Use it as a delicious and simple vinaigrette, as a complement to extra virgin olive oil with some fresh bread, and much more!
8. Fig Flavored 25-Year Style Balsamic
About this product: Lightly sweet and full of authentic fig-flavor. This balsamic elevates dishes as a dressing or marinade.
What we love: The fig-flavor pairs well with pork and mozzarella or burrata cheese which make it a necessary inclusion for charcuterie snacking.
About this product: Enjoy these delicious, high-quality caperberries from Spain in any recipe or your favorite drink.
What we love: Caperberries make our list for their versatility beyond serving as a decoration in an iced cold martini. They make a perfect addition to potato, tuna, and other salads, as an hors d’oeuvre, and as an ideal garnish to hummus.
6. Black Truffle Sea Salt
About this product: One of the world’s most coveted gourmet treasures, the Italian black truffle has a distinctive, earthy mushroom flavor that chefs and food manufacturers cherish for its ability to elevate their dishes & products from ordinary to extraordinary.
What we love: Black truffle sea salt seals in the unique flavor of black truffle and packages it into a seasoning that makes it easy to add to your favorite dishes.
5. Pear Flavored White Balsamic
About this product: Super-premium balsamic vinegar barrel aged for up to 25 years. Extra thick and sweeter than our standard balsamic.
What we love: This is the perfect balsamic to satisfy those sweet-tooth cravings. Use this balsamic to balance savory or bitter tasting-notes or drizzle over fruit to create more complex flavors.
4. Organic Virgin Coconut Oil
About this product: Santa Maria VCO is pure, unrefined, unbleached, non-deodorized, and non-hydrogenated. It has no preservatives, no cholesterol, no chemicals added and no artificial flavors or colors.
What we love: There are so many advantages of using coconut oil—as a healthy fat or butter alternative while cooking, or as a natural moisturizer for your skin, and more!
3. Roasted Garlic Flavored Extra Virgin Olive Oil
About this product: This number one seller has had the essence of fresh roasted garlic added at the olive oil mill.
What we love: This savory extra virgin olive oil is fantastic for sautéing vegetables, marinating meat and fish, and dipping bread.
2. Meyer Lemon Flavored Extra Virgin Olive Oil
About this product: Lemons are crushed with olives at the Mediterranean mill.
What we love: This extra virgin olive oil is perfect for cooking chicken and salmon, drizzling over vegetables, or using as a dressing. Pairs well with Strawberry, Raspberry, and Blueberry balsamic vinegars, among others.
1. Tuscan Herb Extra Virgin Olive Oil
About this product: This savory blend of basil, rosemary, oregano & garlic make this oil a must-have.
What we love: This olive oil is a fan and staff favorite! Try it on fresh tomatoes and hot pasta for an instant meal or for dipping or marinating meats before you cook.
Holiday gift baskets are a great way to give a variety of items all in one neat package. They make for the perfect office or family gift to make sure there is something for everyone to enjoy. Creating a custom holiday gift basket allows you to add a personal touch with hand-selected choices. Start building your custom gift basket today and make this holiday season one to remember!
Shopping for a custom holiday gift basket? The Olive Bar is located in Downtown Campbell, CA, and carries a wide selection of olive oils, vinegar, hot sauces, jams, and more! Contact us or stop by our store in person for free tastings and to start building your basket today!