It’s nearing the end of the year, which means Santa is coming to town, provided he is fully vaccinated to bring joy and smiles to our loved ones. From social events like Christmas Wonderland to staying home, snuggling over another Netflix series with your partner, friends and family. The Peak has compiled a list of 5 thoughtful gifts for this season for your family and friends.
For Those Who Imbibe
Stressing over what to get your alcohol-loving friends and family? EC Proof has thoughtfully curated several categories of spirits ranging from whisky, rum, gin and more. For the whisky lovers, gift them a set of 12 Scotch Whisky Drams of Christmas ($128) or Drinks by the Dram Japanese Whisky set ($78). For those who prefer cocktails, there is a “Private Couples Cocktail Class ($450)” conducted by renowned bartenders from 28 Hong Kong Street, Manhattan and Atlas. Or better yet, splurge with the “The Penn Station Home Bar Trolley (starting at $399)” for the full experience.
Find out more at: EC Proof Gift Catalogue
For the Sweet Tooth
Dive into the past with modern day Danish cookies. All the way from Copenhagen, Leckerbaer has launched its first flagship store along Keong Saik. Treat yourself and your loved ones to a box of eight, 12 or even 16 modern day interpretations of the Danish cookies we once knew. For those who like a little fruity taste on their sweets, we recommend the Vanilla and Passionfruit Smakager.
Find out more at: Leckerbaer
For the Lovers
Not able to plan a quick getaway overseas with your partner? Why not book a “Romantic Epicurean Soiree” at The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore. This package includes a 5-course set dinner from 15 Stamford by Alvin Leung, 20 percent dining discounts at 15 Stamford by Alvin Leung and hotel-managed restaurants at Arcade, and a complimentary bottle of champagne and chocolate-dipped strawberries. Definitely a great escape this Christmas.
Find out more at: Romantic Epicurean Soiree
For the Tea Connoisseurs
From loose tea leaves to a whole counter setup for your favourite tea lover, TWG has you covered with its customised gift hampers ranging from tea tasting to a tea tour. If you’re still unsure, we recommend the “Night of Noel Hamper”, comprising the Night of Noel tea, disposable cotton tea filters, Buffalo horn tea scoop and brown/white sugar tea sticks. A perfect wrap for this holiday.
Find out more at: TWG Christmas Gift Hampers
While you’re busy prepping gifts for everyone in your life, you should also think about yourself. Buy that item you’ve been eyeing on or simply book a day at a spa. This Christmas, pamper yourself with a full-body massage, hot stone therapy or even a fully curated treatment recommended by Mandarin Oriental Hotel’s in-house therapist.
Find out more at: Mandarin Hotel Spa & Wellness