2020 Advent Calendar Review

At Grub Club, we always get excited to see how brands bring their products to life in an advent calendar. Advent calendars are shrouded with excitement, anticipation and reward, so we see no better way to show off your brand and keep consumer loyalty.

We have picked out some of our favourites. We hope you enjoy them too.


Joe & Seph’s

RRP £25.00

Buy from https://www.joeandsephs.co.uk/gifts/gourmet-popcorn-advent-calendar

What we think:

Get into the festive spirit and celebrate the end of 2020 in delicious style, with our sparkling, brand-new Gourmet Popcorn Advent Calendar 175g. Featuring a new festive design and more award-winning popcorn than ever before.

Our whimsical, new Advent Calendar opens up like a giant Christmas storybook and depicts a snowy scene of Joe’s Popcorn Kitchens at Christmastime. It’s certainly our most magical Advent Calendar yet. Filled to the brim with more popcorn than ever before, including our Milk Chocolate Popcorn Bites on Day 24!

Behind 24 festive cubbyholes you’ll find 19 unique flavours of our award-winning, gourmet popcorn!  Including a merry collection of our most popular gourmet popcorn flavours, our festive favourites and several marvellous exclusives. All guaranteed to make December the most wonderful time of the year!  See contents tab for the full (very jolly!) flavour list, each flavour comes in a 7g bag.



PureHeavenly Advent Calendar

Pure Heavenly

RRP £7.95 

Buy from on their website https://pureheavenly.com/christmas/

What we think:

24 x 5g vanilla flavoured milk chocolate alternative pieces made with rice cream. This is a delicious alternative to the higher sugar advent calendars, offering a wonderful tasting chocolate calendar for the whole family to enjoy. 




Cambridge Gin Company 

RRP £99.99

Buy from https://cambridgedistillery.co.uk/collections/gin/products/12-days-of-gin-calendar

What we think:

Not actually an advent calendar but this beautifully packaged tasting experience is the perfect way to try our gins.  Each set includes a curated collection of 12 outstanding 5cl Cambridge Distillery gins, such as Truffle Gin, Lemon Verbena Gin, and even a Breakfast Gin (Lady Grey & Marmalade) – each created using the freshest of botanicals and the distillery’s ground-breaking distillation methods.  The selection is accompanied by a delicious serving suggestion for each gin and a Cambridge Distillery gin glass.


PlayinChoc Advent Calendar

Play in Choc

RRP £55.00

Buy from https://playinchoc.com/products/advent-calendar-2

What we think:

PLAYin CHOC advent calendar – advent contains 24 drawers, each calendar drawer contains: 10g organic vegan milk chocolate + 3D puzzle toy & fun facts card.

Once each drawer is removed, replace back to front to form a new picture which will be completed on Christmas Eve. The outer sleeve of the advent can also be opened up into a landscape to play with all 24 toys. Great for kids, this interactive advent calendar is far more than just a treat.