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This Diwali Exchange Happiness With Goodness Of Health

To help you pick your bucket of choice from the wide range of gifts and hampers being offered in the market, here are some good options that may cater to you and your loved ones’ foodie tongues.

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India’s biggest festival, Diwali is ready to knock the Indian household doors’.  The markets have started updating them with all the colourful lighting and decorative items. Planning has started as what to buy for Dhanteras and what to gift to family, friends and loved ones. 

To help you pick your bucket of choice from the wide range of gifts and hampers being offered in the market, here is a good option that may cater to you and your loved ones’ foodie tongues.

With the festive fervour setting in, Marriott has curated a selection of indulgent festive delicacies to celebrate the season with its unique offerings under “Diwali with Marriott”.

Handcrafted to perfection by Marriott’s own chef fraternity, this bespoke limited-edition artisanal hamper will raise the temptation quotient for the perfect celebrations.

From Pralines, Bonbons, Cookies, Florentines, Tarts to traditional favourites like the Nankhatai and Laddoos, this uniquely crafted delicacy box features an array of interesting and creative fusion of modern and traditional treats. The hamper is available for a limited period at select properties in Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai, Indore, Jaipur, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Pune for Rs 5,000.

Starbucks India celebrates the beginning of India’s most cherished festive season - sparking the Diwali spirit with limited edition indulgences added to their food and beverage offerings. Warm hearts of near and dear ones with Starbucks exquisite gift hampers - Customers can curate an exclusive gift hamper with in-store merchandise like whole bean coffees, mugs, tumblers, and chocolate boxes.

Starbucks’Exclusive Limited-Edition Gift sets feature delicious cocoa-filled confections packed with the flavours of White Caramel, Red Fruit, Tiramisu and Roasted Almond. Available in two sizes of 16 pieces and 8 pieces, the decadent assortments are rich in flavour and texture – every epicure’s delight.

Oberoi Gift Cards can also be gifted for any occasion like:

Special gesture for colleagues, clients or senior management;

Appreciating the team for a stellar performance - Incentives, Offsites, Rewards and Recognition;

Special occasions -Weddings, Birthdays, Anniversaries;

Welcome or a Farewell gift;

Festivity gifting – Diwali/Christmas/New Year

Oberoi Gift Cards are redeemable for overnight stays, dining, spa treatments and more at participating Oberoi Hotels and Trident Hotels in India. Unlike conventional gifting, One may gift wrap a pre-loaded physical gift card or an e-gift card.  Available in variable denominations starting at Rs 5,000 up to Rs 10,000 per card. The card will be valid for a year from the date of activation with No GST applicable

There are 2 options:

Physical Gift Card with Premium Packaging

E-Gift Card

Giftwrapped by Oberoi is valid for use at Oberoi Hotels in India only and can be purchased using Credit Cards/Debit Cards issued by banks in India. E-Gift card will be delivered instantly to the receiver’s email address shared at the time of purchase.

This Diwali, Teabox, a tea brand, has also introduced a collection of tea gifts that spell style and finesse. The collection is a thoughtfully crafted collection of teas and exclusive teaware making it a good gifting option suitable for any occasion.

From tea gifts created with the theme of Indian Heritage to those specially created for true tea connoisseurs, every tea box has an essence of sophistication. Maya, Rasa, Raga and Kaja
are designed to symbolize purity, divinity, beauty, power and emotions.

The Tea Epicure Collection including
Dolce, Vernal, Arome, Perle, Arcadia, Fleur are curations for tea enthusiasts who love to delve into the nuances of their special brew. These tea gifts are themed around the surreal wonders of nature drawing an association between the soft, gentle, vibrant and youthful qualities of Mother Nature and the drink that soothes the soul. 

With a fine collection of chic tea boxes and quality teas, gifting loved ones will be a breeze this festive season. Choose from these two exclusive gift collections or customize your own tea box picking your favourite teas from exotic teas like Summer Muscatel Black Tea, Chamomile Green Tea, Hibiscus Lush Tisane, Mountain Rose Black Tea, and fruit blends like Mango Strawberry Black Tea, Fruits and Nuts Tisane, Orange Pineapple Black Tea. 

Speaking about the Teabox gifting collection, Kausshal Dugarr, Founder of Teabox says, “Choosing gifts during the festive season is a daunting task because your gift must be meaningful, worthy and exciting. Every Diwali we like to explore our roots for inspiration to imbibe into our gift boxes. With this year’s theme being Indian heritage, we thought of using the Zentangle technique, with simple strokes flowing naturally to give form to four of the most notable Indian symbols. Using all hand-drawn patterns and layered with colours and textures that reflect the cultural richness, our designers bring you this special series of tea gifts that are as unique, vibrant and beautiful as the occasion.”

Teabox also offers tea accessories like tea infusers, tea sets, tea storage and tea tools for tea décor that make for perfect accompaniments to the teas.

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