The holidays birth a deep desire for the more extravagant things in life— blame Christmas movies, Instagram stories of pen-pals or the etched memories of your favourite festive joint in the city. We scanned the country and picked flavourful Christmas offerings from five kitchens to make your at-home celebration just as lavish. Mimic the goodness of a fine-dining experience by throwing in a dish or two from our gourmet curation delivered to your doorstep.
Feli’s Bake House
Specialising in cupcakes, cookies and cheesecakes - this Mumbai-based baker has put together kits with festive cut-out cookies you can paint yourself! For you and your crafty friends- get your hands on them now or gift this most thoughtful DIY and have a wild paint party.
Don’t fret if we didn’t cover your city. We leave the best for last, and what’s Christmas without a gorgeous drink in hand? Try the ‘Mistletoe At Your Door’ Beverage Box sold exclusively online- stocked with all you need to concoct your own themed cocktails. Gingerbread espresso martinis, bitter almond old-fashioneds and cranberry spice G&Gs to clink away on Christmas eve.
Playful treats incoming! This Gurgaon-based cakery doing a vast Christmas selection delivers pan-India. Hot chocolate bombs and a chocolate Santa pinata filled with truffles, caramels, candied oranges and more- hammer away to find out. An absolute must-try is chef Sakshi Singh’s rum, raisin and chocolate babka cooked to perfection.
Stollen bread, dragées and a wholesome roast turkey from this Italian diner is all you can wish for this Christmas. Pop in to visit their festive goodies counter at all their locations in Bangalore, Chennai and Pune for a truly magical sight.
Residents of Bombay don’t need to be introduced to this globally-inspired farm-to-table restaurant in Colaba. It’s classy, it’s cool and it’s got a Christmas take-out menu! Mini mince pies, tender palmiers and aromatic mulled wine to get you in the groove.
Good food almost immediately lifts your mood, let’s be grateful and enjoy the gifts of nature that we are blessed to sustain ourselves with. This Christmas line your bellies well but pay it forward by feeding another. Let’s put a kinder world at the top of all our wishlists!