There’s a reason why fruit baskets are a popular Christmas gift. Not only are they delicious, but they are also healthy, and making them is a wonderful way to support local farmers. Fruit baskets can make a wonderful gift for anyone on your list this year and in light of this, we’ve rounded up the top 10 reasons why they’re an essential gift this Christmas. 

(1) There’s truly something for everyone

If you’re stuck on what fruit basket to choose or don’t yet know if the person you’re choosing to give it to likes certain fruits, you can simply go with one of the baskets that are “mix and match”, like our Supreme Fruit Basket, which is filled with an array of the very highest quality succulent traditional and exotic fruits sourced worldwide and where possible locally.

A fruit basket filled with an array of different foods, from our delicious to tasty Fruit and Nut hamper to our tasty Cheese Box Taster, there’s something for everyone! Additionally, when you order Gogo Fruits, you can contact us and customise your fruit basket to suit the preferences of the gift’s recipient.

(2) They’re healthy and delicious 

We all know that fruit is rich in vitamins and minerals, which fight illness and keep us healthy. However, there is a common misconception that living a healthy lifestyle or eating healthier foods means giving up the foods and snacks we love and enjoy, but fruit baskets can be a tasty and healthy treat. 

Our popular Energy Basket offers an assortment of healthy flapjacks, nuts and fruit for those who are health conscious and have a sweet tooth.

(3) They’re a wonderful surprise

Whether it’s a surprise for a friend or a traditional Christmas gift, fruit baskets can be a simple and sweet way to show someone how much you care about them. And, when you buy from an online vendor, you can have it delivered in just a few days! It will also provide your friend or family member with something refreshing and tasty to wake up to in the morning

(4) The basket can be reused

After your friend or family member has gone through the basket, they can either fill it back up or use it is a beautiful decorative piece within their homes. It really is a gift that keeps on giving.

(5) They’re eco-friendly and great for the local economy

Buying fresh, locally produced fruit is a great way to help local farmers. By choosing a fruit basket from a business that uses locally grown produce, you’re supporting a local business and these local businesses can help the economy and local communities thrive. 

Furthermore, the carbon footprint of fruit baskets is often lower than that of externally sourced gifts, since they come from local farms. 

(6) They’re easy to order and quick to deliver

With a click of a button, you can order a delicious fruit basket for your loved ones in no time. We also offer free shipping on our fruit baskets. Check out our delivery page to find out more UK delivery information.

(7) They’re beautiful to look at

With all of the different colours and textures, fruit baskets like our Tropical Fruit Basket, can really add something to someone’s décor. Not only are they a vibrant gift, but they also add a touch of elegance to any room.

8. You can choose from so many different options

There are so many varieties of fruits that come in baskets. From apples to pears to dragon fruit and star fruit, there are so many different types of fruits available in baskets it’s impossible not to find one you like! And, the baskets themselves come in all sorts of sizes and shapes as well! You can find larger or smaller sized baskets that come with all different types and amounts of fruits.

(9) Fruit baskets come in an array of different budgets, to suit your needs.

Whether it’s a small thank you gift or a lavish Christmas gift for the family, there’s a basket available to suit your needs. No matter what the occasion is, we’re sure you’ll find something that fits into your budget.

That rounds up the 9 reasons why fruit baskets are the ultimate Christmas gift. Make someone’s day memorable with our wide selection of fruit baskets; from the luxurious festive indulgence fruit basket to the delicious family gift fruit baskets, we have everything you’ll need to make an unforgettable Christmas gift.