Press Release




Mercato by Giando, Hong Kong’s most authentic Italian market, offers bespoke gourmet hampers this holiday season. Customers may choose from an array of gourmet Italian offerings, exclusive in Hong Kong to Mercato. Additionally, Mercato offers seasonal delicacies such as White Truffles by the gram (HK$34/gram), imported caviar , and the ultimate indulgence:  homemade white truffle gelato. (HK$680/ .5 litre).  


Gift-givers are invited to visit Mercato, located on the ground floor of Fenwick Pier, to hand select gourmet treats sure to delight and tantilize everyone on their holiday shopping list. Mercato by Giando is a curated Italian marketplace home to Italian favorites not commonly found in Hong Kong. Some exclusive upscale offerings includingEgly Ouriet Blanc de Blanc Champagne (HK$730), Pamigiano Reggiano Vacche Rosse Riserva Gennari (50g, HK$60),  Azzato Black Truffle Oil (100ml, HK$117), Kaluga Amur Caviar (50g, HK$656), andTelfort Garda Extra Virgin Olive Oil (250ml, HK698). Those not sure what to get will be excited to receive advice from any of Mercato’s knowledgable Italian Food Experts.  The homey Italian market also offers Italian  favorites such as homemade pastas,  fresh sauces, boutique wines, charcuterie, cheeses, olive oils, chocolates, and other imports exclusively available in Hong Kong from Mercato by Giando. Holiday baskets are complimentary with items totaling over HK$500, and free delivery is also included with the minimum spend.  Those keen on the holiday hampers can also enjoy a complimentary ride from Uber with code GIAHK75.


A favorite at sister restaurant, Giando, Mercato is now offering homemade White Truffle Gelato by the half litre (HK$680). This luscious treatis a mixture of vanilla beans, rich cream, Italian eggs, honey, and of the star of the show, a generous portion of hand-grated white truffles.

Gianni Caprioli, founder of Già Trattoria and Mercato by Giando says, “ingredients have always been my passion. We know where our ingredients come from. With frequent trips to Italy, our relationships remain strong with our suppliers, so that we are able to offer our customers the same high-quality that our mothers in Italy would be proud to put on their tables and serve to our families. We are thrilled to bring these ingredients to homes in Hong Kong for the holidays.”


This holiday, gift-givers shouldn’t risk ordering pre-made hampers full of sub-par ingredients. Instead, head to Mercato by Giando and select and taste a range of high quality ingredients and create customized gifts for everyone on their list.