Whether, you’re looking to add an element of surprise to your annual v-day gift, or just looking to get a great gift for the foodie in your life, an edible bouquet is an instant upgrade from regular bouquets.
Especially for those who say they hate flowers, edible bouquets can be romantic, surprising, thoughtful, and delicious, all in one. There’s not too many things on this earth that score high in all four of those categories.
The term edible arrangement, bouquets, or gift baskets can refer to a couple of things, ranging from a gift basket made up of mostly food products, to an actually bouquet arrangement that has replaced flowers with chocolate covered fruit and candy assortments.
There are some amazing spots in Ottawa to buy, and deliver gorgeous gift baskets and edible bouquets, fruit baskets, chocolate bouquets and candy bouquets in Ottawa, Kanata, and Gatineau.
Fruit Couture is Ottawa’s first local gift basket and edible arrangement shop. They are online-based, and offer delivery across the city. Their website boasts a huge selection of gifts, from fresh fruit bouquets, to chocolate dipped fruit bouquets, traditional fruit baskets, chocolate dipped gift baskets, smashable chocolate hearts (think KUWTK style), and a ton more.
Fruit Couture’s edible fruit bouquets and gift baskets/ gift arrangements can be fully customized and they offer free delivery across Ottawa.
Our favourite? These chocolate covered strawberries that come assorted in a gift box, super romantic and a great gift for valentine’s day, weddings, baby showers, and the list goes on!
They even do incredible chocolate covered strawberry towers, which are completely dreamy.
Their products range from $40 – $150 dollars, and you can shop products by occasion or special event, or, start your own custom order.
Kit & Kaboodles
Moving more into the ‘gift basket’ section, Kit & Kaboodles is Ottawa’s best stop for gift baskets for any occasions. The shop has been around since 1983, and has over 35 years of experience bringing the best gifts to Ottawa, Kanata, and the Gatineau Region.
Gift baskets range from $60 – $150, and there are baskets for every occasion, including ‘get well’ baskets, romantic ‘chocolate lover’ baskets, and gift baskets for moms, girlfriends, boyfriends, family, coworkers, and friends.
They also can handle gift basket delivery in Ottawa, can across Canada.
Incredible Delights is Ottawa’s one-stop chocolate gift shop. They offer a huge range of custom-order chocolate strawberry baskets, edible arrangements, and other edible gifts, that can all be KETO and Vegan, too.
They are famous for their boxed chocolate strawberries with handmade decorations.
Check out their instagram below to see all of their gorgeous edible arrangements.
Chocolate covered strawberries and edible bouquets in Ottawa
How much should you expect to pay for a chocolate assortment, chocolate covered strawberries or edible arrangement in Ottawa? It depends on how big you want it to be, and how custom.
For a standard box of chocolate covered strawberries, you should expect to pay anywhere from $35 – $60.
Gift baskets and large edible arrangements, can cost anywhere from $90 – $175, with some speciality bouquets and baskets costing over $300!
Here’s Some Inspiration
Looking for some edible arrangement inspiration? Here’s some of the best we’ve found.
Roses and Chocolate
Sometimes it’s best not mess with a classic, and roses & chocolate definitely fall under that category! Boxed, bouquet, or in a chocolate/rose tower.
Mother’s Day Chocolate Strawberry Box
A pastel palette for chocolate covered strawberries is perfect for Mother’s Day, and Ottawa’s Incredible Delights does it so well, seen here mixed with their handmade berrie marchmellows.
Wedding Inspired Chocolate Covered Strawberries
These bride & groom inspired strawberries are the cutest wedding treats, ever! Perfect for a stag & doe, bridal shower, or wedding day.
Chocolate Covered Strawberry Tower
Strawberry towers are all the rage, and a can be custom-order for any size! Check out this tower from Ottawa’s Fruit Couture.
Breakable Chocolate Hearts
These breakable chocolate hearts are another super unique and customizable gift option. The little hammers make for a fun experience.
Strawberries make the best unicorns! These are the perfect treats for birthday parties or baby showers, or for anyone who loves unicorns.
Back to the fruit! Have a large party gathering and need a fresh treat? How about mini, personal-sized edible arrangements? These fruit kabobs are the perfect treat.