How to Create Your Own Charcuterie Board

No matter the occasion, charcuterie boards make the perfect party platters. Not only are they easy to create, they are a simple way to make a stunning party centerpiece. Best of all, these deli platters usually include something that appeals to every guest’s tastes. Size your charcuterie plate to accommodate all of your guests, from… Read More >

Taste Test Tuesday: Stonewall Kitchen Traditional Scone Mix

The Secret to Our Success We’re often asked how we choose the gourmet gifts that fill each of our fabulous baskets. The short answer is, taste testing, taste testing, and then… more taste testing! Even after the basket designs are complete, we consistently revisit the contents of each and every basket to make sure we… Read More >

Gifts for Hospital Patients – 6 Things You Should Know Before You Gift

Your loved one is hospitalized or your best friend just had her baby and you want to send them a get well gift or a congratulations gift. Easy, right? Maybe not. There are a few things to consider when sending a gift to a hospital patient. Hospital gifting policies and an incorrectly addressed package are just a… Read More >

Business Gifting: The 10 Most Common Mistakes

Every day at GourmetGiftBaskets.com, we help businesses design, launch and run business gifting programs that delight their customers, employees and partners. We often get called in to fix gifting programs that haven’t been successful. Over the past 17 years, we’ve help thousands of companies build stronger bonds with their customers and employees. When it comes… Read More >

Gift Basket Upcyling – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Reduce, reuse, recycle… upcycle! Four words we hear a lot of industry experts, friends, and neighbors talking about these days. Although it may be something we care about and want to do, it isn’t always easy to make it happen. We all lead busy and hectic lives. Sometimes just the thought of adding even one… Read More >

July 4th Gifts From the Heart – Star Spangled Generosity

What does Independence day mean to you? Does it include gifts from the heart and Star Spangled generosity? Or do you mainly focus on the celebration aspect of the 4th of July holiday? For our family of employees here at GourmetGiftBaskets.com, we were about to discover what Independence Day truly meant to us.

5 Delicious Sangria Recipes

When the weather gets warm, it’s time to reach for the sangria! Common in Spain and Portugal during the warm summer months, this tasty cocktail has taken the world by storm. It was introduced to the United States during the 1964 World’s Fair and since then, people have been crafting their own delicious spins on… Read More >

3 Tips for Hosting a Beer Tasting Party

A beer tasting party is a great alternative to wine tastings. This is especially true if you love beer even more than wine! These days, there are so many types of beers and beer gifts on the market that it may seem impossible to try them all. Beer tastings allow you to sample different beers… Read More >