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Whether you’re sending a delicious gift or putting on a feast at home, here’s what to order this Mother’s Day.
From simple cups of tea to long lunches, high tea, champagne toasts and extravagant dinners, many a Mother’s Day celebration revolves around food. And we’re expecting nothing to change tomorrow, Sunday 10 May for Mother’s Day 2020—except for the fact that many of us will be celebrating through a screen.
But physical distancing needn’t stop our celebrations. So whether you’re sending a delicious gift or putting on a feast at home, we have some ideas for what to order this Mother’s Day.
Doma Hotels: High Tea at home
Want to put on a luxe High Tea spread at home? Canberra’s most exclusive high tea is now available for takeaway.
With a selection of finely made French cakes and tarts, delicate savouries and traditional scones, the Burbury Hotel’s luxe High Tea can be made fresh for your mum for Mother’s Day.
Think smoked salmon, cucumber, lemon and dill cream cheese finger sandwiches lemon curd tartelettes, strawberry meringue, homemade rose water nougat and gin & tonic cheesecake.
$40 per person, per box.
Order by 4 pm Friday 8 May for pick-up Sunday 10 May
Please email email@example.com or text 0423 736 061 or call 02 6163 1808 with your full name, contact number and order details. Doma Hotels will then be in touch to discuss the delivery/pick-up options that best suit you and your needs.
Hippo Co.: A celebratory drop
Hippo Co. Bar is stirring bottled cocktail packages this Mother’s Day—perfect for shaking things up at home.
Treat your Mum to a custom Martini, Old Fashioned or modern classic just the way she likes it, with personalised wrapping and notecard.
Is she a whisky fan? Choose a whisky flight with a private whisky tutorial live-streamed from the bar.
Place your order before 7 pm on Saturday 9 May and Hippo will deliver directly to your Mum’s door on Mother’s Day.
Pickup and postage are also available. Jump on hippoco.com.au or call or text 0406 336 734 to order.
Agostinis: Salute Mamma!
Bring an Italian feast home this Mother’s Day with Agostinis.
Choose all your favourites from Agostinis extensive takeaway menu or select one of their In Casa Meal Kits to cook your own Italian feast at home from freshly made pasta and pizza.
You can even add some items from their Italian Grocer (think 500g of fresh homemade pasta—heaven!) or select a drop or two from the Bottle Shop. Better still, every order over $60 will receive a bottle of Prosecco!
Takeaway and delivery are available. See easthotel.com.au/eat-and-drink/agostinis for more information.
Contentious Character: Sip Sip Hooray!
Treat Mum to a delicious Roast Dinner and ‘Love You Mum’ Cake this Mother’s Day.
Contentious Character’s Wine and Dine Value Packs for two or four people include your choice of roast, side dishes, Love You Mum cakes and a bottle of Mum’s favourite Contentious Character Wine.
Pick and choose between Free Range Chicken, Italian Style Free Range Pork or Tallegio Baked Cauliflower. Add some Fried Brussel Sprouts, Garlic and Rosemary Roast Potatoes or fresh Garden Salad, with hand-decorated “Love you Mum” Cakes for dessert.
Pick up instore and go for a stroll through the vineyard, or delivery is $15.
Contentious Character’s cellar door is open from 11 am–8 pm Thursday through Sunday, so go in and grab a coffee and choose a gift for Mum from their selection of local skincare products, candles, gourmet food products and wine.
Banana Leaf Restaurant: A feast awaits…
Whether it’s Mum cooking for you or the other way around, Banana Leaf has got you covered.
Make life easier with a hassle-free, delicious lunch or dinner to replace spending this special day in the kitchen. Indulge in autumn warmers like Butter Chicken, Beef String Hoppers, Chicken Kottu Roti and more.
$8 delivery Canberra-wide and free delivery to the Inner South on orders over $70.
For 20% off use the code ILOVEMUM. Orders must be in before 9 May for pick-up or delivery on Mother’s Day. Select the special Mother’s Day Pick Up or Shipping option.
Call 6101 2713 or visit bananaleafrestaurant.com.au
Jim Murphy: A box of luxury bubbles
There’s nothing better than receiving a delivery of your favourite drop—or discovering a new one. Treat Mum to premium bubbles from Jim Murphy and get free delivery before Mother’s Day* on the Mumm Twin Glass Pack ($54.90 each). But hurry—gift packs are limited.
Or, if Mum isn’t into champagne, why not phone the crew at Jim Murphy for their recommendations? They’re more than happy to help and the options are endless.
See jimmurphy.com.au t purchase now.
*Offer valid until 8 May 2020
You can Click + Collect or home delivery is available—and for free when you order six or more bottles or purchase the Mumm Twin Glass Pack.
Royal Hotel Queanbeyan: catch of the day
You can now enjoy a fresh seafood spread or grazing box delivered for Mother’s Day in the comfort of your home from the Royal Hotel Queanbeyan kitchen.
All boxes include a bottle of sparkling wine or, to really wow mum, why not add a special Jartini to your order for just $15?
Sunday pickup & Delivery to Queanbeyan, Jerrabomberra & Googong from 10 am onwards. Orders must be in by 12 pm Friday 8 May 2020.
See royalhotelqbn.com.au or call 6297 1444