Diwali is one of India’s biggest festivals. It is a celebration of life and people celebrate it by strengthening relationships by exchanging greetings, gifts and sweets with their friends and family. This Diwali, get ready to spread some joy, happiness and Diwali hampers even if you’re short on time. From farals, chocolates, wines and eco-products, we’ve compiled a list of six places that are offering fun and exciting Diwali hampers in the city.
Shop For Diwali Hampers From Daily Treats
This year, surprise your friends and family with tailor-made Diwali hampers from Daily Treats. The hampers are alluring, packed to perfection and contain a plethora of mini gifts and boxes. Whether you are gifting young or old people, these hampers suit all. You will find different sizes of mithai boxes in designer kits, Indian flavoured macarons, chocolate boxes and a lot more.
Where- The Westin, Survey 36/3-B, Koregaon Park Annexe, Mundhwa, Pune
With the history of 50 years, Daga Brothers has been a favourite among Punekars when it comes to dry fruits. Their main branch is located on Laxmi road and they have various organic options for dry fruits. The prices start from INR 400 for a small pack of mixed dry fruits. They also do bulk orders during Diwali so just make sure you call and book your orders early on.
Where- 589, Near Shagun Chowk, Laxmi Road, Sadashiv Peth, Pune
La Bouchee Dor
You wouldn’t expect a French cafe to dish out Diwali hampers with such fervour. If you’re looking to impress with a fancy hamper then head to La Bouchee Dor. Their hampers come in two sizes. The Diwali baskets consist of handmade biscuits, dry fruits, mixed nuts, tea, coffee and chocolates and it’s available at all their three outlets. Spread the smile with these hampers.
Where- Gera Plaza, Ground Floor, Dhole Patil Road, Pune
Worried about packing in pounds this festive week? Worry not, Sorted Delicatessen is here to sort out your mithai fix. Think sugar-free, gluten-free and grain-free mithai. Say what? We love that now you don’t have to compromise on sweets. Get your hands on delicious Quinoa Phirni, Cashew Nut Boondi Ladoo, Dates & Nuts Barfi, Sweet Potato Gulab Jamun, to name a few, without worrying about empty calories.
Where- Next to Royal Orchid Golden Suites, Opp Marigold Society, Kalyani Nagar, Pune
If fancy and exuberant is not what you’re after, yet looking for something hatke this gifting season? Murthy’s got a lot of chocolate farals like Chocolate Karanji, Crispy Chakli and Chocolate Besan Ladoos. Keeping up with the theme, They also have pataka chocolates that are nothing but a variety of chocolates in the shape of rockets, fountains, bombs and other crackers. Hmmmm * major case of hunger pangs happening.
Where- Padma Sunder Niwas, 399 Somwar Peth, Pune
Sweeten this Diwali with these gorgeous hampers from Le Flamington. They have a range of hampers ranging from a small, medium and large to a golden celebration hamper. That’s not all, they have also curated a Keto friendly Diwali hamper with 100 per cent drinking chocolate, three peanut bars, four bars of 100 per cent chocolates and two diyas. The other hampers include a box of handmade chocolates, vanilla bean marshmallows, caramel popcorn, drinking chocolate and lots more. If you’re getting them for friends and family, make sure you get an extra one just for yourself.
Where- 88, East Ave, Palace View Society, Ramwadi, Kalyani Nagar, Pune
Contributed by Mansi