In The Ultimate Gift Guide we’re bringing you all the best advice on gifting, whether you need something to share for the holidays, bring to an event, or gift just because!

It may be hard to always find the perfect birthday gift, but we do know one thing everyone can agree on: food! Whether your dad loves salty snacks, you want to surprise your best friend with something sweet, or you need a cake to feed a whole party, this list has gifts for everyone. Check out our favorite birthday gift baskets, baked treats, sweets and snacks, and fresh fruit!

Birthday Gift Tower

birthday gift tower
There’s no better way to send sweet, elegant birthday wishes than with one of our classic towers. This Birthday Gift Tower features a variety of treats crafted in our Southern Oregon candy kitchen, including our signature chocolate truffles, classic Moose Munch, and famous pears. Finished off with everyone’s favorite chocolate-covered cherries, this birthday tower is a delicious surprise.

Snack Basket

Harry & David snack basket
Do they prefer salty snacks over birthday sweets? A snack basket with all their favorites is the perfect birthday gift. This woven seagrass basket comes with mixed nuts, dried fruit, a party snack mix, and our classic caramel Moose Munch® Premium Popcorn. It’s all tied off with a beautiful blue bow.

Birthday Bakery Tray

birthday bakery gift with cookies and cake
What’s better than stopping by the bakery for a sweet treat on their special day? The whole bakery delivered right to their door! This Birthday Bakery Tray has it all, from eight kinds of cookies to a rainbow of petit fours. There’s even a frosted confetti birthday cake. There’s enough goodies in this bakery gift to feed a party, or to spread the celebration out over multiple days.

Deluxe Happy Birthday Wine Gift 

birthday wine gift
The birthday party starts when this gift arrives. This Birthday Wine Gift is filled with more than enough sweet and savory goodies to share. Salami, cheese, and crackers complement sweets like Moose Munch and shortbread cookies. A bottle of Harry & David wine finishes it off, and it all comes packed in a reusable galvanized tin bucket. Whether you can be there to celebrate in person or not, they’ll be able to cheers to their special day!

Birthday Sweets Gift Box

birthday gift box with candy and caramel popcorn
Send them a little something sweet with this Birthday Sweets Gift Box. Our classic Moose Munch is matched with fun treats like red licorice, fruity jelly beans, and vanilla shortbread cookies covered in candy confetti. The bright and colorful message on the box says it all: Happy birthday!

Bear Creek Gift Box

Harry & David classic gift box with pears and chocolate cherries
The Bear Creek® Gift Box is named after our original orchards, and comes full of our classic treats. Juicy pears and seasonal apples are paired with sharp white cheddar cheese, summer sausage, and more savory snacks. There are also sweet treats like chocolate-covered cherries and raspberry galettes. This gift is perfect for someone who loves the classics or likes to share their gifts with the family.

Chocolate Birthday Cake

chocolate birthday cake
Everyone knows the most memorable celebrations end with the perfect chocolate cake! Made with rich dark chocolate, this cake is split in two decadent layers with a chocolate cocoa cream cheese filling. Hand-decorated cream cheese frosting and confetti sprinkles top it off. And the best part is it’s big enough for a whole party to enjoy!

Whether you’re celebrating their birthday in person or over a video call, sending them a little something sweet is guaranteed to get the party started. You can also surprise them with something homemade, like these small batch pink cupcakes or this decadent truffle cherry cheesecake. However you help them celebrate, the important thing is they know you’re thinking of them on their special day!


At Harry & David, we deliver expertly crafted delight.

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