Make sure you have the most perfect gift under the tree!
For 2021 we have come up with a gift wish list with something for everyone, even something to make Aunt Rosie and Uncle Jack smile, who'd have thought!
Whether your loved ones are real foodies, fans of beer, fashion or something a little more original, you're guaranteed to find something they will like from our selection of Burgundian gifts.
Once your loved ones have opened their gifts, don't forget to recommend they come and visit our producers in 2022, and take even more local delights back home with them.
Everyone knows that the region of Burgundy goes hand-in-hand with delicious food and the best wines in the world!
You already know that our region is full of gourmet delights: sweets, chocolate and of course wine! But have you tried the craft beers of Burgundy? We bet our delicious ideas with be the perfect addition to your Christmas stockings!
The Moutarderie Fallot, the last remaining great family-run mustard factory in Burgundy, needs no introduction. It was founded in 1840 and has even been awarded the French Living Heritage Company label, a symbol of the excellence of French expertise. The Moutarderie Fallot even sells an advent calendar with 24 different mustards, including the very latest from the Dijon Mustard range, with cocoa beans.Find out more about the shop
Whether you're a fan of ganache truffles, praline or if only 100% dark chocolate will do, Maison Dufoux has been creating sweet delights since 1960 and you're sure to find something you like. This company was founded in La Clayette, in Saône-et-Loire, and has opened several shops across the region and even a foodtruck called Truck à Croquer, available to cater for private functions.Find out more about the shop
Anis de Flavigny sweets
Have you heard of this exceedingly good sweet® made from natural, plant-based ingredients in a Benedictine Abbey in Flavigny-sur-Ozerain, one of the most beautiful villages in France, since 1591? The entire range of flavours is delicious but our favourite has to be blackcurrant.Find out more about the shop and factory
The Ferme Fruirouge
In the village of Concœur in Hautes Côtes de Nuits, Côte-d'Or, Isabelle and Sylvain pour all their passion into producing a range of delicious products at the Ferme Fruirouge. We can guarantee that your loved ones will enjoy tasting the blackcurrant ketchup!Find out more about the shop
The Brasserie Larché
The Brasserie Larché brewery was founded in 1996 in Sens, and their motto is "In Burgundy, we also know how to produce beer!" They have a wide range of beers, all with famous names related to Burgundy's history, including Thomas Becket, Alésia and Burgindia.Find out more about the brewery and the beers
Mulot & Petitjean 'pain d'épices' (spice cake)
For 220 years, this family-run business has been making their famous 'pain d'épices' in the capital of the Dukes, much to the delight of generations of Dijon locals. This year, they have added to their product range pear-vanilla Dijon 'nonnettes' and savoury mini 'nonnettes' that are ideal for festive nibbles.Find out more about the shop at Place Bossuet in Dijon
To add some sparkle to your festivities, the sommeliers suggest beginning your festive meal with a glass of Crémant de Bourgogne sparkling wine. Did you know that it is perfectly matched with red berry sorbet for a refreshing end to the meal?
Here are the Crémant producers in our region:
Dress in our local colours
Many of your loved ones now choose their food and drink very carefully, making sure to give priority to local products and short circuits. There's no reason the same can't apply to your clothes. We have selected some 100% Made in Bourgogne clothes especially for you, and even a cuddly toy to put under the tree!
To make sure you've got everything you need to stay warm in winter, the Manufacture Perrin has thought of everything! In Montceau-les-Mines since 1924, this is the last family-run company specialised in 100% French manufactured socks and stockings working for the luxury brands. This company has also been awarded the French 'Living Heritage Company' label.
The safe bet for men: French Gauthier Shirts
Gauthier has been creating a range of shirts in the port town of Chalon-sur-Saône since 1947, and this brand's values of 'elegance, modernity and authenticity' never go out of fashion.
Nin-Nin, the cuddly toy made in Burgundy
In Le Creusot, a dad from Burgundy had the great idea to create a cuddly toy factory called Nin-Nin. These gifts are a keepsake to be kept for years and can even be personalised.
Our original gift ideas
It's not always easy to find gift ideas for loved ones who already have everything they could possibly need. That is why this year, our original gift ideas are bound to surprise even the most picky of family members. They include trendy faience objects made in the town of Nevers, cosmetics made from Burgundy blackcurrant and the famous Pinot Noir grapes, guitars and bass guitars in aluminium made in the Auxois region, not-to-mention the star product of the region, the SEB pressure cooker.