6 most popular wedding sweets trends of the season

Weddings season is here and with that begins all the madness of shopping, making lists ,selecting , zeroing in ,distribution of cards and sweets .Indian weddings and sweets goes hands in hands.We Indians have a sweet tooth and everyone look forward for the box of mithai which comes along with the invitation card. These sweets are a token of love and respect for the people we invite. Here’s a look at some of the most popular wedding sweets trends of the season:

1) Quintessential Traditional sweets packaged in a modern style Authentic Indian traditional sweets are the most appreciated  and come under the “Always-in” sweets category. India is a land of diversity. We have a rich heritage of food and sweets. To name a few sweets which never goes old fashioned are – motichoor laddoo,besan laddoo,Jodhpuri laddoo,Barfi,kaju katli,Peda,Bengali rasgulla etc – when these authentic tasting delicacies are packaged in new age style loaded packaging, the impact is magical.

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2) Fusion sweets-For people who look for something out of the box,go for fusion sweets.A combination Of Authentic Indian And Western sweets.Today the confectioners in India are experimenting and recreating  many  Indian desserts .Indo western sweets are very much in demand.Gulab Jamun Cheesecake,Motichoor Rabri Parfrait,Besan chocolate fudge,Thandai mousse cake,Apple crumble jalebi,Chocolate gujiya,Blueberry laddos,kiwi barfi ,Carrot halwa cake are some of the popular Fusion sweets.

3) Exotic Flavoured Dry fruits-New trend round the corner is to give healthy dry fruits in a more creative way. Exotic flavoured dry fruits look classy ,taste yummy  and have a longer shelf life . There is a huge variety of flavours -Roasted ,salted ,sugar coated, sweet honey , caramel coated ,cafe mocha,chocolate coated,paan flavoured ,spicy paprika or smoky barbecue. Adding extra seasoning to nuts  delivers the diverse taste to nuts and is an absolute delight to gift as a wedding favour.These are packed nicely in glass jars or vibrant colored pouches or potlis and are in huge demand for wedding gifting .

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4) Bite Size sweets- Another trend of the wedding season is to go for small bite size sweets .Quick to grab sweets,eaten in one go,smaller in portion but bigger in flavour. So small is new revolution-mini size laddoo,mini brownie bites,mini barfi -small bites gives a sense of freedom and enjoyment of eating sweets,without the guilt of having too many extra calories at one go.

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5) Packaging plays a crucial role–  The most upcoming trends in wedding gifts packaging are using Goodie Baskets,Potlis,colourful Khurja designer crockery,Jute bags decorated with flowers or other themes ,beautiful silver thalis,Gilt wedding boxes.A personalised satin ribbon with your name printed on it brings a unique way of presenting the gift and gives a personal touch.These days people also go for classy  bird cages. There are a variety of sizes and colours available in it and one can pack goodies of your choice inside (dry fruits, exotic sweets,chocolates, or a candle inside).Also small old antique trunks painted in colorful patterns  are used to create an interesting packaging option. These vintage boxes/trunks can be used later to keep their essentials . These packaging options truly make the guests happy and impressed and you can even customise them as you like. Fill your dream here and it can be fulfilled at no extra cost

6) Edible crockery-Edible Cutlery products are a latest food trend in weddings ,be it for gifting or wedding buffets.It is such a cool concept – Eat with it and then eat it too.These cutleries are environment-friendly, biodegradable and  plastic-free. All the products are made from millets, grains, pulses and spices . These cutlery are healthy-rich in fibre and protein.Even if discarded, they decompose easily within five to six days .

 

Because Sweets form such an integral part of our personalities in India, we are Chiccee are totally crazy and passionate about getting the authentic recipes, using the best ingredients and using food-grade, biodegradable packaging for all our products.

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