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family

08/06/2018
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Hosting the Perfect Family Picnic

The perfect picnic is a relaxing stress free way to sit back and doze off in the warm sunshine while listening to the calm serenity of the countryside… A mutter of soft rustling leaves in a light breeze along with the peaceful but joyful tunes of the birds. This moment of tranquillity with the family sounds most pleasant but aiming for that delicious lunch on a sunlit Sunday afternoon requires planning which we are here to help you with all the inspiration you’ll need to make your leisure day that... Read More

01/09/2017
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The Perfect Blackberry and Apple Crumble Recipe

The trees and bushes are still laden with fruits & berries along the tracks and riverbanks here at The Basket Company. We are located just 5 miles from the New Forest National Park, where apples and blackberries are in bountiful supply and it looks like this year has provided a plentiful harvest. September is the perfect time to pick the sweetest fruits for all your recipes including pies and desserts and this month, we bring you the epitome of British puddings – A Blackberry and Apple crumble recipe.  But first, Fill... Read More

13/12/2016
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The Basket Company Christmas Gift Guide

In between gorging on chocolates and mince pies we need to be thinking about putting up the Christmas tree and doing some Christmas shopping! Sometimes it can be so difficult to think of what to get everyone. The usual socks, pants and chocolates can sometimes feel a bit monotonous and boring. What about doing something a bit different this year?  To help give you some inspiration, read The Basket Company’s Christmas Gift Guide and view our wide range of charming and unique gifts. Know someone who loves their wine, champagne... Read More

24/05/2016

4 Father’s Day gift ideas for Dad

With Father’s Day just around the corner we thought we’d help you out with a few gift ideas that are sure to put a smile on Dad’s face. Dad’s can be so difficult to buy for. So many of us just resort to the usual socks, pants or bars of chocolate as an easy option but how about trying something different this year? Think about Dad’s hobbies, interests, favourite nibbles and tipples. Dad’s always seem to have a healthy appetite so what about doing some home baking and whipping up some tasty... Read More

02/03/2015

3 Lovely Gifts To Give This Mother’s Day

When it comes to the most important people in the world, Mums have to be up there! They are the person who is always there for you, has brought you up and cared for you and Mother’s Day is the perfect day to nudge us as all for a little reminder at just how brilliant they are, and we should let them know with an amazing gift! It can be tricky to buy that something special without just going for the obvious. To give you a little helping hand we... Read More