Fortnum’s donates world’s largest chocolate hamper to Great Ormond Street Hospital

FORTNUM & MASON has made an eye-catching donation to Great Ormond Street Hospital, ushering in the Christmas period by giving away one of their iconic F&M hampers, to be auctioned off this December.

ULTIMATE_CHOC_HAMPER_AThe ultimate Fortnum & Mason chocolate hamper

Worth over £1,500, interested parties are invited to bid at the Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity’s 20th Anniversary Christmas Carol Concert.

The stunning hamper, released to mark the launch of F&M’s brand-new confectionery department, features a sample of every chocolate ever sold at the London institution.

ULTIMATE_CHOC_HAMPER_CA closer look at Fortnum & Mason’s amazing donation

Expect staples like Marc de Champagne Truffles and Ruby Chocolate, as well as more leftfield experiments – Oud Caramel, Baked Bean Truffle and Welsh Rarebit are all daring nods to F&M’s proud history of confectionary innovation.


by Charlie Navin-Holder

The auction takes place on Tuesday, December 10

Finally, if you miss out, fear not. A further four hampers will be set aside and available, on a first-come first-served basis.
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