Edible Wedding Favors: 15 Desserts that are Better Served in Jars

Whether you’re planning to have dessert at your upcoming event or send a dessert home as a favor or gift, jars are such a great way to serve them! More fun than your average bowl or plate, jars are the perfect way to enjoy or send home treats because of their easy-clean-up, lids to keep treats spill free, and practicality. (They can be used over and over again!) And because we love the idea of giving party guests and other loved ones desserts in a jar for special occasions so much, we rounded up 15 of our favorites to share with you! Keep scrolling to find our top 15 desserts that are better served in jars, click on the links below each image for recipes, and get inspired for your next event! And don’t forget to check out our jars and more packaging!


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Banana Cream Pie 

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Chocolate Frosted Cupcakes 

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Strawberry Angel Food Trifle 

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Lemon Curd 

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Key Lime Pie 

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Banana Split 

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Peach Crisp 

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Apple Pie 

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Blueberry Cheesecake 

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Red Velvet Cake 

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Caramel Apple 

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Matcha Mint Grasshopper Pie 

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Once you’ve decided what dessert you’d love to serve, take a look at our selection of jars to accompany your needs! You can even add personalization for an extra special touch.

Which of these desserts are you dying to try? Do you plan on making a dessert as a favor or gift for your upcoming special occasion?