Putting Together Healthy Asian Food Gift Baskets


Gift-giving doesn’t have to be time-consuming or pricey. If you are wondering what to get for an Asian food lover, perhaps this article may be helpful in assembling a gift basket with affordable items.

Chinese gift baskets are popular gift choices. A Chinese food lover will be happy to get one. Making a Chinese gift basket is simple and cheap. Below are some Chinese gift basket ideas.

There are many choices for filling the gift basket. Be sure that you personalize the basket based on the preferences of the recipient. Your budget will determine whether you end up making an affordable or expensive gift basket. 

Chinese Gift Basket Ideas: Foods to Include

Chinese noodles There may hardly be a person who does not enjoy Chinese noodles. These noodles come in various textures and shapes. You can put a few packets in the basket. Shou Mien, a type of Chinese noodles, denotes a healthy and long life as per the Chinese tradition.

Gift Basket for Chinese Food Lovers

Put a wok in a basket. Fill the wok (or some other unique container) with:

  • Chinese tea sea
  • green tea
  • cookbook
  • cleaver
  • chopsticks
  • package dried black mushrooms
  • bottles of soy sauce, Szechuan sauce, plum sauce, and teriyaki sauce
  • Oriental Stir-fry seasoning packets

    Tofu is always an option to put in your Asian gift basket.

Tofu-Tofu, which is made using soybeans, is another famous Chinese product that is chocked filled with proteins and widely used in numerous Chinese recipes.

Chinese sauces and seasonings-Sauces are a critical ingredient used in Chinese cooking. Include a bottle of oyster sauce, soy sauce, Hoisin sauce, yellow bean sauce, and fish sauce. Include herbs like cinnamon, peppercorns, fennel, star anise, and cloves.

Beverages-Include packets of Chinese herbal tea and green tea

Liquor-Include a bottle of yellow wine which is quite popular in China. This wine is made with wheat, rice, corn, and alcohol.