25 Best Healthy Gift Basket Ideas

November 15, 2022

Need scrumptious ideas for your healthy gift box? Look no further!

When it comes to finding gifts that are tasty, unique and healthy, you may feel like your options are limited. Or, if you are able to find a lot options, sifting through cheap snacks and items that don’t seem healthy can be overwhelming.  

The good news is, you can create a healthy options gift basket without breaking the bank or their appetite. The key to a heart healthy gift basket your recipient is sure to love is to keep it simple, colorful and fun. And remember, not all of your healthy gift basket ideas have to be food.

With a little creativity you can send healthy gift basket items to anyone! To help you get your juices flowing, we’ve brainstormed ideal products for the best healthy gift baskets around. Plus, with a little help from Gemnote you can add packaging, custom labels and cards and more to make the perfect presentation. Need sustainable items? How about sourcing, kitting, or warehousing? Yeah, they do all that too! 

24 Gift Box Ideas in 2023 to Satisfy Just About Everyone!

1. Crispy Dark Chocolate Orange Slices 

Fresh California oranges dipped in dark chocolate for a snack that’s citrusy sweet, packed with vitamins (thanks to the rinds which are left on), and ready for snacking. 

What makes these great: 

  • No sulfur
  • No preservatives
  • Made in California 
  • Shelf Life: 24 months

Want more ideas with chocolate? Check out these Best Custom Box Of Chocolates →  

Shown: Crispy Dark Chocolate Orange Slices 

2. Rosemary & Sea Salt Pistachios

You’ll love adding this reusable tin filled with tasty plant based pistachios snacks that are lightly roasted in rosemary and sea salt to your healthy gift baskets. 

What makes these great: 

  • Vegan 
  • GMO Free 
  • Gluten Free

Shown: Rosemary & Sea Salt Pistachios

3. Organic Dried Mangos

Sweet and chewy mango slices aren’t just a healthy options gift basket idea, they’re an eco friendly gift thanks to the 100% compostable packaging. 

What makes these great: 

  • 100% Organic Dried Mango Slices
  • Compostable Packaging
  • No added sugar 
  • No  preservatives

Shown: Organic Dried Mangos

4. Poppi A Healthy Sparkling Prebiotic Soda

The natural prebiotics come from unfiltered Apple Cider Vinegar they only use real fresh fruit. Sure it’s soda, just reimagined!

What makes this great: 

  • Fat-free
  • Gluten-free
  • Non-GMO
  • Vegan 

Learn more about Poppi, the Shark Tank approved business →  

Shown: poppi, Strawberry Lemon, A Healthy Sparkling Prebiotic Soda

5. RXBAR Maple Sea Salt Protein Bar

Can we even talk healthy options gift basket ideas without adding a great protein bar, like this one from RXBar? 

What makes this great: 

  • Features egg whites for protein
  • dates to bind and nuts for texture
  • Other simple ingredients, like maple water
  • Gluten-free and guilt-free

Shown: RXBAR Maple Sea Salt Protein Bar

6. Daily Hemp Seed Oil Facial Cleanser

The best healthy gift baskets are great for your skin too! Like this Cannabidiol derived cleanser that’s rich in omega 3,6, and 9 fatty acids.     

What makes this great: 

  • Great for all skins (including sensitive!)
  • Effectively removes all traces of dirt, excess oil, and residue 
  • Won’t strip skin of its natural moisture
  • Sulfate-free cleansing

Shown: Daily Hemp Seed Oil Facial Cleanser

7. Camellia + Pink Lotus Candle and Camellia + Pink Lotus Reed Diffuser

To send healthy gift basket packages that are sure to delight all of their senses, a scented candle or diffuser is just the thing to make the say “Ahhhh.” 

What makes this great: 

  • You won’t find it on Amazon
  • Eco-friendly
  • Women Owned
  • Handmade
  • Not on Amazon
  • Social Good
  • Organic

Shown: Camellia + Pink Lotus Candle  + Camellia + Pink Lotus Reed Diffuser

8. Classic Italian Bruschetta

Want to surprise your recipient with a self-care gift basket? You can’t go wrong with a jar of bruschetta like this one that’s versatile enough to use with lamb, eggplant, crackers, and much more.  

What makes this great: 

  • Features fresh artichokes, tomatoes, red bell peppers, black olives, and garlic
  • Inspired by Mediterranean cuisine 
  • Made in the US

Shown: Classic Italian Bruschetta, 10 oz. 

9. Hot Pepper Peach Fruit Spread

Further proof that healthy gift basket ideas don’t need to be boring!

Spice up your goody basket ideas with a spread like this one that bring the sweet and the heat! 

What makes this great: 

  • Made from scratch
  • Small batch cooking
  • Made in the USA 

Shown: Robert Rothschild Hot Pepper Peach Fruit Spread

10. Graza Sizzle Extra Virgin Olive Oil 

Featuring mid-harvest olives for a more mellow flavor, this extra virgin oil can be used for cooking. How? The super stable picual olive sizzle was born for the heat! 

Extra virgin olive oil contains anti-inflammatory substances making it a fabulous addition to you heart healthy gift basket. 

What makes this great: 

  • 100% extra-virgin olive oil
  • Made in Spain 

Shown: Graza Sizzle Extra Virgin Olive Oil 

11. Brightland Rapture Blackberry Balsamic Vinegar

What’s is double fermented with California zinfandel grapes and ripe Triple Crown blackberries and perfect for your healthy snack baskets? This raw balsamic vinegar straight from a family-run farm in California’s Central Coast. 

What makes this great: 

  • RAPTURE comes in a 200 mL recyclable glass bottle
  • Perfect with salads, marinades, mozzarella and tomato, crusty bread, BBQ, fruit and more
  • Made in the USA

Shown: Brightland Rapture Blackberry Balsamic Vinegar

12. Rustic Bakery Savory Cheese Coins

Your healthy gift box deserves a cracker. And this one features leaven for a slow rise that ferments like bread. 

What makes this great: 

  • Feature the best cheeses
  • Crackers ferment like bread 
  • Made in California 

Shown: Rustic Bakery Savory Cheese Coins

13. Hen of the Woods Chipotle Buttermilk Ranch Dip Mix

Toss in a dip mix, like this Chipotle Buttermilk Ranch Dip packet, to your healthy gift baskets for him and her, and get ready to make their day! 

What makes it great: 

  • Gluten-free
  • No artificial sweeteners
  • No preservatives
  • Non-GMO

Shown: Hen of the Woods Chipotle Buttermilk Ranch Dip Mix 1 oz.

14. Blume The Glow Up Water Elixir  

This hydrating berry elixir helps you glow from the inside out, and who wouldn’t enjoy that?

What makes these snacks great:

  • Superfoods like prebiotic fruits and soothing botanicals
  • 100% of your daily dose of Vitamin C
  • Organic

Shown: Blume The Glow Up Water Elixir  

15. Norlo Organic 'Original' Coffee Tin - Ground & Beans

Inspired by Oslo's iconic coffee scene, these high-quality organic beans feature raw antioxidant & mineral content and are have won the 2021 Great Taste Award.

What makes this great: 

  • Fully recyclable coffee tin and reusable tin
  • Award winning taste
  • Organic beans
  • Made in UK 

Shown: Norlo Organic 'Original' Coffee Tin - Ground & Beans

16. Tangerine & Cinnamon - Sweet & Sour Collection

It’s not just a healthy garnish, this cooking crayon is ready to add zest to any recipe! Just sharpen over your snacks, desserts, drinks and more for a fun, fresh taste. 

  • Easy to ship 
  • Fun unique product!
  • Lasts up to 12 months 
  • Made in Canada

Shown: Tangerine & Cinnamon - Sweet & Sour Collection

17. Teapressa Matcha Kit 

For the matcha lovers, these make the best self-care basket additions! 

Just drop a matcha cube in a glass of milk or water then flavor with a vanilla infused sugar cube. Finish off the barista-inspired beverage with edible rose petals, for a beautiful drink that tastes great. 

See the Teapressa recap from Shark Tank → 

What makes this great : 

  • Fun unique product
  • Features everything you need
  • Eco-friendly
  • Women Owned
  • Handmade

Shown: Teapressa Matcha Kit 

18. Sparko Sweets Honeycomb Lollipops

Need an easy way to brighten up healthy gift baskets for him and her? These sunny honeycomb pops are an easy and inexpensive way to add a pop of color.

Made from Wildflower Honey which is great for alleviating allergies, these also make great additions to your care basket ideas and wellness gift basket ideas. 

What makes these great: 

  • Made from pure organic honey
  • No corn syrup
  • No artificial colors or flavors
  • No preservatives

Shown: Sparko Sweets Honeycomb Lollipops

19. Fly By Jing Sichuan Chili Crisp

A favorite sauce with a cult-like following, Fly By Gin makes themed gift basket idea packages even better! 

What makes this great: 

  • 100% real ingredients
  • Produced by renowned expert on Chinese cuisine
  • Based in LA, CA

Tip: For breakfast basket ideas, this pairs splendidly with eggs!

See the review → 

Shown: Fly By Jing Sichuan Chili Crisp

20. Sun & Swell Foods Fudge Brownie Bites

Dark chocolate- check! Clean ingredients- check! These tasty organic fudge brownies are nutrient-dense and ready to top your list of healthy and comfort basket ideas.

What makes these great: 

  • Organic
  • Vegan
  • Dairy-free, gluten-free & soy-free
  • Ethically sourced
  • Fair trade & Locally sourced
  • No artificial sweeteners, preservatives
  • Compostable packaging 

Shown: Sun & Swell Foods Fudge Brownie Bites

21. Keepsake Linen Cocktail Napkin 

For a healthy dose of style, a linen napkin compliments all of the best get-well gift baskets! Reusable linen napkins make a great sustainable addition to swag kits and gift baskets. To make these extra special, talk to your Gemnote rep for ideas for customization like embroidered logos and more. 

Need more sustainable gift options? Check out these 20 Sustainable Gifts, Swag and Giveaway Ideas → 

What makes these great: 

  • 100% pre-washed linen 
  • Available in multiple colors
  • Made in United States

Shown: Keepsake Linen Cocktail Napkin (in Olive)

22. Subtle Art Studios in Key Lime Pie Milk Chocolate Glass Coaster

For non-food gift basket ideas, coasters are a fun way to infuse a little color! 

Also nice for thank you basket ideas and get well gift ideas too!

What makes these great: 

  • Handcrafted in limited quantity
  • Use as a drink coaster, jewelry display, photo props and more
  • Available in more colors
  • Thick, durable, and long-lasting coasters would 

Shown: Subtle Art Studios Glass Coaster in Key Lime Pie Milk Chocolate

23. Areaware Hex Vase

For the office, for the home, for your self-care basket ideas? Yes, yes, and double yes! This Areaware geometric vase inspired by Brutalist design makes all gifts—even healthy gifts better!

Why they’ll love it: 

  • A geometric vase inspired by Brutalist design
  • First BZIPPY designs in glass, and not ceramic materials
  • Makes a great addition for the best get-well gift baskets

Shown: Areaware Hex Vase

24. Areaware Drink Rocks

For your food basket ideas, don’t forget beverage helpers, like these drink rocks that keep drinks cold but without being diluted by ice.  


Why they’ll love it: 

  • Made with natural materials 
  • Finished by hand
  • Inspired by nature


Shown: Areaware Drink Rocks

25. Proxies: Zephyr by Acid League

Strawberries, rhubarb, lemon, florals and more. It’s complex, delightful, and bursting with flavor. 

Think fancy, not boozy.  

Why they’ll love it: 

  • Non-Alcoholic   
  • Complex Flavors
  • Feels Fancy

Shown: Proxies: Zephyr by Acid League

See something you like? Talk to your Gemnote for ideas on adding personalization to your gift basket ideas for the most memorable gifting. Not sure this list is for you? they are boss when it comes to curated products. From HR gifts, employee swag- like onboarding kits, to gift baskets, giveaways, even custom merch, they’re your one stop shop for fun, customized, professional gifts and products. 

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Plus, their knowledgeable staff can help you curate a list that fits any brand, any occasion, and every budget. With swag this good, you may even want to think about creating your own swag store.  

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