With the countdown to Christmas well and truly underway the countdown to our countdowns is on too…

And with these delicious foodie advent calendars ranging from volcanic spice through to tipsy treats who wouldn’t be excited to wake up and open each door!

Check out our top picks for the perfect 2018 advent calendar


advent calendarWith 25 delicious protein cookies, bars, chocolates and snacks behind each window even the biggest gym bunny can find a reason to get in the Christmas spirit. Boost Box’s Protein Advent Calendar is the perfect combination of fitness and festive. Each box, which is worth over £100 contains 15g of premium protein per product, guaranteed, and comes complete with a free £30 Athlete Perks Membership and 40% off your first Boostbox Subscription Box.
RRP: £39.99 available at www.getboostbox.co.uk


Looking to spice things up over the holidays? Then this calendar is for you! Sous Chef have created their ultimate Big chilli Advent Calendar which not only contains 25 different chillies but over 20 different recipes to try over the Christmas period including Chilli-coconut toffee, warming Christmas tipples and a DIY spice blend for your Turkey. Each day comes complete advent calendarwith tasting notes for your chilli advent which range from whole chillies, flakes and powders from mild through to volcanic! Can you handle the heat?  RRP: £29.95 available at sous-chef.co.uk


Everyone’s best loved luxe chocolate Green and Black’s have launched their very first advent calendar promising moments of magic on the lead up to the big day. Each window contains small moments of utter bliss with their bite sized offerings from their milk and dark wrapped Praline and Velvet Edition ranges using only the finest quality ingredients. This is truly the perfect calendar for the chocolate connoisseur in your life. RRP: £10.99 available at greenandblacks.co.uk


Countdown to Christmas with your very own luxurious personalised prosecco advent calendar. Sip in style and quench your thirst this December with 25 bottles of branded 20cl Prosecco bottles guaranteed to get you feeling merry and festive. Whether you raise a glass a day, or save it for advent calendarthe main event, you can definitely feel the Christmas cheer with this incredible variety of bottled brilliance. RRP: £199 available at prezzybox.com


Sweeten your Christmas with the UK’s oldest family-owned preserves Duerr’s. advent calendarTheir jam-packed advent calendar  contains 23 miniature jars of their traditional and spirit infused jams and marmalades with an extra special door hiding an big festive treat for Christmas Eve. Wake up merry to gin, rum, vodka, amaretto, kirsch and malt whisky infused fruit jams and preserves to spread the Christmas cheer throughout December. RRP: £12.50 available exclusively from Costco.


Written by Amanda Bootes