There are just those days when you’re feeling peckish, but that pack of chips that you got from Fairprice just doesn’t seem to work out. It may just be quick bite, but sometimes, a luxury snack is what you need to satiate that nagging desire for a treat.
And who best to turn to than the United Kingdom for luxury snacks, after all they take ‘high tea’ very seriously! With some of the most high end department stores in Britain featuring luxury snacks the Brits can’t get enough, it’s only right we turn to them for inspiration.
So without further adieu, here are 7 luxury snacks to indulge in from the UK!
1) Cartwright & Butler Biscuits
These may sound like ordinary biscuits, but wait till you bite into one of these baked goodness — a beautiful marriage of a winning cookie base, with bits of extra exquisite flavours. The Yorkshire based brand prides themselves on producing snacks using traditional methods and in small batches, so you can be sure you’re getting only the best of the best.
£7.95 per tin
Tempted by the Cartwright and Butler biscuits? While you can get some of the range in Singapore, with Airfrov you can place a request and select any variety from the brand to have a traveller bring back the item! Request here!
2) Harrods Shortbread Selection
You don’t have to pop by a cafe for a British-style high tea session. Simply get your hands on one of these Harrod’s biscuit tins — we recommend the Shortbread Selection for loads of buttery goodness — and a cup of Earl Grey Tea, and you’re set for a post-lunch hi-tea session in the comforts of your home.
£19.00 per tin
Want the Harrods Shortbread selection tin in Singapore? You can place a request for the department store’s most famous shortbreads by selecting ‘request now’ to have a traveller bring back the item from the UK!
3) The Snaffling Pig Co. Pork Crackling
Those who’d prefer something savoury may want to try out the addictive pork crackling by The Snaffling Pig Co. These are somewhat like the keropok that we are used to, but this time, in tons of mouth-watering flavours such as Sweet Chilli, Black Pepper & Sea Salt, Low & Slow BBQ… you name it, they’ve got it. Perfect snacks to go with a pint of ice cold craft beer!
£15.00 per jar
Mouthwatering over the The Snaffling Pig Crackling snacks? You can request for the item here, to get the snack in Singapore!
4) Whittard Hot Chocolate (Limited Edition)
You’d be amazed at the sheer amount of hot chocolate variations there can be to the humble drink. Fancy a peanut butter flavoured hot choc? Whittard’s got it. How about some Mumbai White Chocolate? You can count on Whittard. You really can’t go wrong with one of London’s favourite brand when it comes to beverages. Plus, those tins that your hot chocolate comes in are totally collectable’s items.
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Chilli, Mint, Peanut butter or any other of the many unique hot chocolate flavours catch your eye? If so place a request on your choice of beverage ‘here‘ in order to have a traveller bring back your chosen item from the UK!
5) The Niche Co. Tea
Health and wellness are at the core of The Niche Co.’s tea creations, so drinking of cup of one of these teas of special blend is likely to put your mind and body at ease. Feeling stressed out? Go for the Mind Herbal Tea, a harmonious mix of cinnamon and lemongrass to fight off that mental fatigue. Likewise, should you be looking for a tea that can cleanse your system from the inside, try the Cleanse Herbal Tea, which has peppermint, cardamom and ginger root to help you feel lithe and light.
£11.90 per tube
Need a break from hectic everyday life? You can place a request for the herbal, soothing tea here and you can get your hands on it in Singapore!
6) Harrods Christmas Biscuit Assortment
Nobody really does Christmas like Harrods which once again appears on this list, this time featuring the Christmas biscuit assortment featured by the world famous department store. Made by a family run bakery in Yorkshire – this particular assortment includes a tempting selection of all-butter and chocolate coated biscuits perfect for the festive season. Find dark chocolate chip shortbread stars, Viennese whirls, cherry shortbread fingers, mince pie cookies and more in this generous Christmas tin.
Feel like indulging in the Christmas spirit? Head on over to Airfrov and place a request for the assorted biscuits here!
7) Cottage Delights Savoury Hamper
Everybody loves a good hamper, and this one from British department store John Lewis have got our stomachs rumbling! This rustic set comes in wooden box and charming traditional packaging with the following contents: Pork & Stilton Pate, 180g, Tomato Chutney, 310g, Sweet Apple Chutney, 105g, Caramelised Onion Chutney, 105g, Oval Alberts with Rosemary, 150g.
Fancy being one of few to have the hamper in Singapore? You can place a request for the item here!
Mouth watering yet? 7 luxury UK snacks, all available at your fingertips via Airfrov! Happy indulging!