When we think of cookies, most of us are brought back into the mood of a sweet moment we remember in life from our childhood. Or maybe we remember a romantic night out when someone special gave us that sweet memento. So it is not a stretch to think that cookies as a wedding favor may also create a special memory for the guests. Each subsequent cookie may bring back the memories of that wedding day. Or perhaps each memory of the wedding will bring back the delicious taste you leave in your wedding guest's mouth. Either way, cookies make for an excellent wedding favor.
Cookie wedding favors are also relatively inexpensive, depending on the size and details. It generally costs $2.50 - $5.00 per cookie if done professionally, and less than $0.20 per cookie if you have a family member willing to do it for you.
By far the most common cookie wedding favors are fortune cookies. Though your guests are not so likely to get a thrill out of the taste of a fortune cookie, it does provide a certain entertainment value. You can delight your guests with a fun little fortune or with a personalized message about what makes each special.
Cookie cutters provide an excellent opportunity for tasty, designer cookie wedding favors
. With a cookie cutter you can make a heart-shaped or bride and groom shaped cookie of your favorite flavor. These are very easy and you can make enough to send a box of cookies home with each guest if you wish.
If you're looking for a more personalized cookie wedding favor, how about shaping the cookie like a bride
and then using some colored frosting to paint the bride and groom on? Guests really get a kick out of biting off your cookie wedding favor's heads.
If you're looking to go a little more formal, many chocolate and cookie boutiques offer designer cookie wedding favors. You can have wedding cake cookies
, dove cookies, bride and groom cookies, and even frosting-inscription, wedding vows cookie wedding favors.
As you can see, cookie wedding favors can be a unique and memorable delights for your wedding guests. It is among the less expensive wedding favors
available, yet one of the more desirable. And if all of that evidence is not enough to convince you, a good cookie appeals to all age groups better than many other types of wedding favors.
Copyright Andrea R Britt, 2005. All rights reserved.