Unique gifts to send with Wedding Invites that are Not Mithai!
Take a break from ‘Mithai ka Dabba’ monotony and explore this range of yummy alternatives.
We want to remember our wedding forever but we want our guests to remember it as fondly. That wonderful lasting impression begins with the invitations. It’s part of Indian tradition to send something sweet along with the wedding cards and so today, no celebration is complete without a box of mithai!
But suppose you want to do something a little different or a little more ‘you’?
We explored some delicious diversions from the usual that we think your guests will love too.
Get inspired by 15 of our favorite edible wedding treats.
1. Edible gift hampers from Swa Foods
Show your guests how much you care for them with gift hampers curated with the best of delicious and healthy treats from Swa Foods such as dry fruits, berries, stuffed dates, sugar-free nutty blocks and more. Packaged opulently, these goodies are 100% plant-based, consciously-sourced, guilt-free, and bursting with flavor. These hampers are also curated keeping your needs and invitation aesthetic in mind, giving you the liberty to choose everything from flavors to label designs.
2. Nutty treats from Library of Nuts
Embrace healthy festive gifting with sensational nutty treats from Library of Nuts. What started as a family favorite recipe today offers a vast selection of hand-crafted nut based munchies that would be the perfect accompaniment to your wedding invites. Packaged in premium glass jars and gift boxes to suit your needs, their offerings are customizable with logos, personalized stationery, messages and more, making for a wonderful and thoughtful invite gift.
3. The Kashmiri Kahwa set from WeddingSutra Shop
Perfect for those tea-lovers, this Kashmiri Kahwa set from the WeddingSutra Shop would strike an elegant and thoughtful tone for the festive season. Complete with authentic Kashmiri treats such as saffron, almonds, kahwa cups, and of course kahwa packed in hand-painted paper-mache boxes, this charming set would be a precious gift.
4. Eco-friendly curated hampers from P-TAL
Happy occasions in life inspire us to spread love all around us. Show some extra love to not just your guests but also the environment and local businesses by choosing P-TAL’s sleek and sustainable artisan-made zero-waste wedding invites and favors. Curated sweets, chocolates, and dry fruits packaged in eco-friendly containers of brass and copper instead of paper or plastic will add a thoughtful and traditional flair to your invite gifts.
5. Artisanal delicacies from Enchanté Café & Confectionary
Step away from tradition and add a dash of Parisian flair to your wedding invite with luxurious and exclusive delicacies from Enchanté Café & Confectionery. Whether you are hosting any functions with a Parisian theme or just have a taste for European elegance, you’re bound to be spoilt for choice with lip-smacking desserts at this mesmerizing cafe!
6. A Spice Jar from CRISTA Spices
Exotic, textured and redolent of India – spice up your invitations with premium spices from CRISTA Spices. Whether you want to highlight local flavors with regional specialties or those representative of your wedding’s locale, you can send a jar of your favorite spices that make the path between modernity and tradition fragrant with innovation.
7. A Special Brew from Bombay Tea Club
A healthy, mindful lifestyle is becoming the norm and what better than a healthy alternative to go with your wedding invites like a special brew from Bombay Tea Club! Let your guests relish assortments of their delightful teas that have three main flavors – Darjeeling Tea, Assam Tea and Nilgiris Tea from the finest tea plantations of India.
8. Organic Honey from Under The Mango Tree
Your guests will love a jar of organic, natural honey from a conscious company that supports traditional Indian beekeepers. Not only does honey come with its own mysticism but the Under The Mango Tree honey is good on the inside and out – because you can customize the packaging to reflect your wedding aesthetic.
9. Gourmet Popcorn from 4700BC Popcorn
Sometimes all you want to do is sit back and be entertained with a big box of popcorn for company. Whether your guests are foodies or your wedding has a movie inspired theme, you can satiate them with gourmet popcorn from 4700BC Popcorn that offers over 18 different flavors!
10. Box of Nuts from Arome
Placed in a beautiful box, basket or wrapped in tulle, nuts from Arome are the best option to send with long distance invitations. A more sophisticated and exotic approach to edible gifting, the luxury of the high-quality dry fruit and their traditional appeal as gifts in the time of celebration, makes them perfect!
11. Personalised Candies from Papabubble
Delight guests with a childhood favorite! Pick a pack of candies from Papabubble with your wedding date or initials designed into them. No guests will leave these tasty treats sitting on their coffee table with your wedding invitations for too long and you could also choose from a variety of flavors and colors for your guests.
12. Dessert from SweetTooth Patisserie
Okay, so you’ve given up on the mithai – but you may still want to leave a sweet taste with your invitation. A small box of cupcakes or tarts is sure to impress. Or explore other sweet specialties from SweetTooth Patisserie for your edible wedding invite treats. For a special touch, put them in customized boxes.
13. A Healthy Treat from Brown Salt
Going to have a rustic, nature inspired celebration? Or maybe you guys met on a trek? Bring a little outdoor romance into your invitations with a box of the delicious range of granola mixes from Brown Salt. You can even get a little fancy and bundle up customized packaging that reflects your wedding theme.
14. Natural Produce from Flyberry Gourmet
If your guests are all about the love of good looking and great tasting food, then consider Flyberry Gourmet and pick from their range of exquisite natural produce. From Medjoul dates to delicious dehydrated fruits, these delicious, exotic food products are sure to hit the spot!
15. Cake in a Jar from Country of Origin
Cakes in a mason jar put a creative spin on traditional desserts and these yummy treats from Country of Origin are perfect to add to your wedding invites. The glass jars with layered cakes baked on the inside are a pretty vision from the outside with concentric circles of delicious red velvet cake that is the color of love.
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