8 Sweet Bridal Shower Treats
Austin Wedding Cake Balls
Cupcakes are so last year. Thrill your guests with these ingenious spheres of moist, tender cake and decadent frosting in a chocolaty shell. Choose from 12 flavors—like salted caramel, red velvet, and tiramisu—to make up a custom dozen.
To buy: $29 for 12, austincakeball.com.
The Groovy Baker Grapefruit-Rosemary Lollipops
No ordinary pops, these pretty citrus-flavored suckers are infused with grapefruit oil and fresh rosemary. Use them instead of place cards on the table, or gather them in a vase for an edible centerpiece.
To buy: $10 for 7, etsy.com.
Eleni’s Cookies All Wrapped Up Cookies
Give your guests “something blue” they’ll adore. With a nod to Tiffany, these clever miniature sugar cookies are almost too cute to eat. Also available in an ivory version.
To buy: $32.50 for 32 cookies, elenis.com.
Dufflet Fruit and Nut Morsels
Make over your mixed nut bowl with these addictive munchies from one of Toronto’s most popular pastry shops. The chocolate-dipped collections include cherries with Madagascar vanilla, blueberries with Valencia orange, and caramel-coated pistachios.
To buy: $23 for two 6-ounce boxes, amazon.com.
L’Artisan Parisian Macarons
The “it” sweet goes exotic: French pastry whiz Alexandre Trouan recasts the always-elegant cookie with sumptuous flourishes: Think orange macarons with a dusting of saffron and chocolate macarons sprinkled with cacao nibs. Available in single or mixed flavor collections of 15, 24, and 49.
To buy: $28.50 for 15 cookies, lartisanmacaron.com.
Butter Blossoms Cranberry-Walnut Shortbread Hearts
A delectable addition to a bridal tea, these buttery, fluted cookies are the delicious handiwork of a mother-daughter team. Made in Charleston, South Carolina, they arrive in a festive bright pink box.
To buy: $22 for 24, etsy.com.
Droga Confections Rebel Rocky Road
Who would have thought rocky road could be this elegant? Two of these homemade marshmallows—dipped in milk or dark chocolate—come nestled in a chic little box embossed with your message of choice.
To buy: $24 for 12, drogaconfections.com.