Quintessential Hamper


A classic hamper filled with our most popular cheeses, chutneys and crackers

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Orders placed today will be delivered in time for the weekend.

Total Order Minimum Amount is £12

Presented in a charming black hamper, the Quintessential Hamper celebrates our most popular cheeses and chutneys and includes a box of buttermilk crackers.

Black Bomber (extra mature Cheddar, 200g)
Red Storm (vintage Red Leicester, 200g)
Beechwood (naturally smoked mature Cheddar, 200g)
Red Devil (Red Leicester with Habanero chillies and peppers, 200g)

Green Thunder (mature Cheddar with roasted garlic and herbs, 200g)
Balsamic Caramelised Onion Chutney (100g)
Pear, Date & Cognac Chutney (114g)
Miller’s Damsel Buttermilk Crackers (125g)

Orders are usually delivered within 5 working days from receipt of order.

We offer FREE delivery for orders over £35. A delivery charge of £5 applies to all orders under £35.

We deliver to mainland UK, excluding Northern Ireland and the Scottish Highlands and Islands.

For more information, please see our Delivery FAQs.

Every order is packaged carefully with ice in a recyclable cardboard box to ensure it arrives in the best possible condition. See our unboxing video of our Quintessential hamper as an example of how your hamper will arrive.

Our cheeses are famous for their jewel-coloured wax casings – not only do they look good, but they keep the cheese tasting delicious, retain all-important moisture and help preserve it, too.

Here are our recommendations for preparing waxed cheeses to serve.

First, remove the cheese from the fridge and allow it to reach room temperature before cutting into it. This softens the wax slightly and cheese also tastes better when it’s not fridge-cold.

Next, remove the sticky labels. To make a good, clean slice, make sure you always use a very sharp knife.

There are three cutting methods we recommend:

  1. Cubes
    Take your knife and carefully cut around the outer circumference of the wax, just along the top edge. Remove the upper “lid” of wax. Next, turn over the cheese and cut the wax across the centre. Gently pull the rest of the wax away from the cheese before slicing up and cubing the cheese, ready to serve.
  2. Slices
    Simply cut the cheese into 1cm slices and serve. Remove wax before eating.
  3. Wedges
    Cut the cheese into quarters, then cut each quarter in half, then serve. Remove wax before eating.
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