Sweet treats like chocolate wedding favors are a favorite mini-gift to share with your guests and with the variety of favors available, you can surely find something that will complement your theme, style and personalities. To help you with your decision, here are nine popular options to consider.
Chocolate Bar Wedding Favors â€“ is the simplest and easy choice if you can't decide on shape and flavor. You can personalize chocolate bars of regular bar size or miniature size. The label can match your theme and the couple's names and date on the wrapper.
Gourmet Chocolate Truffles
These are bite size chocolate confections usually round in shape and filled with chocolate ganache center coated in chocolate or cocoa powder. Other fillings may replace the ganache with liquor, being quite popular. You can also get chocolate truffles filled with cream, melted chocolate, caramel, nuts, almonds, berries, mint, fudge and nougat centers.
Chocolate Covered Almonds and Mints
Another lovely favor idea is chocolate covered almonds or chocolate covered mints wrapped in tulle. Mints can be presented in individual colored tins, which you can personalize with your names and wedding date.
Petit fours are bite sized layered sponge filled with butter cream and iced in glacÃ© icing or fondant - either in dark chocolate or light shades. You can monogram your initials.
Apples on a Stick
This is gaining popularity as wedding favor choice. Rather than dipping apples in caramel or candy, chocolate is the new coating. Dipped in either dark, milk or white chocolate, then decorated with piped icing in various patterns, wrapped in cellophane and tied with a ribbon.
These are small chocolate coated round brownies on a stick similar to apples. After dipped in chocolate they are decorated with elaborated designs using piped white chocolate.
Old but very versatile chocolate lollipops are still a great choice as a wedding favor. Lollipops are very easy to make as chocolate only to be poured in molds which can be designed to compliment your wedding theme.
These are small chocolate shaped pieces like leaves, butterflies, shells, hearts, monogrammed squares or anything based on your theme wrapped in foil. You can present them in tulle or place them in boxes.
Hunt around on the net, you will find wedding favors that fit your colors and theme without too much hassle whether you are looking for classic or casual style.
There are more chocolate novelty favors to the ones above like flowers, playing cards, doves, couple figurines while chocolate covered cookies, chocolate cigars, and chocolate covered pretzels â€“ are ideas that are becoming popular as chocolate wedding favors.