Well known for its exquisite bath, beauty and hand care, Crabtree & Evelyn also has a wonderful range of food (shortbread, biscuits, jam and preserves) and teas, which I only tried for the first time last week (I only ever find myself in the bath and hand cream sections when I’m in store).
If you’re look for a luxury treat, in packaging that can be re-used, or a beautiful gift to give to someone, here’s some of what you can expect in the range:
Traditional baked biscuits: All Butter Honey & Oat, All Butter Lemon & White Chocolate, All Butter Strawberries & Clotted Cream, All Butter Dark Chocolate Chunk & Orange, All Butter Dark & White Chocolate with Raspberry, All Butter Triple Chocolate Chunk, All Butter Salted Caramel Chocolate Chunk, All Butter Toffee & Pecan (R200 a tin).
Confectionary: Handmade Rose Drops, Handmade Mandarin & Ginger Drops, Handmade Elderflower Drops, English Butter Toffees, Clotted Cream Fudge, Salted Caramel Fudge (from R120)
Shortbread: Handmade Shortbread Fingers with Demerara Sugar, Handmade Traditional Shortbread Fingers, Handmade Shortbread Fingers with Stem Ginger (R350)
Preserves: Strawberry & Vanilla Preserve, Raspberry & Lime, Wild Blueberry, Tarocco Orange, Citron Curd (R130)
Teas: English Breakfast, Afternoon Tea, Early Grey, Spiced Chai, Green Mint, Green Jasmine, Green Mango & Bergamot, Pure Camomile, Peppermint & Liquorice, Green Rooibos, Peach & Cherry (R150)
For more information head to Crabtree & Evelyn, where you can also shop online.