Dry Fruit Gift Packs for Holi

Dry Fruit Gift Packs for Holi

Not only have dry fruits been a part of Indian cuisine for ages, but also an integral part of India’s rich tradition and culture. People offering dry fruits to their friends, family and loved ones on special occasions has been a long-standing custom in India. Gifting each other dry fruits is widely regarded as a rich and savoury way to show your love and gratitude. As gifts, dry fruits not only symbolise love and affection but also make for a thoughtful and nutritious choice. With its many health benefits and indulgent taste, dry fruits easily qualify as one of the best gift items for special occasions. 

This Holi, gift your loved ones the perfect combo of good health and great taste

In Indian culture, gifts hold a very special place. It is a great way to extend warm wishes and show your love to your friends, family and loved ones on special occasions. And there’s nothing better if these gifts help you get healthier. An ideal health snack, dry fruits make for the perfect gift option. After all, the goodness of wholesome taste and good health packed beautifully surpasses all other gifts.

Dry Fruits: A nutritious gift option

Dry fruits are among the tastiest and healthiest superfoods out there. Even in small portions, these scrumptious snacks can supply abundant nutrition in the form of vitamins, proteins, minerals and other essential nutrients. We all know that dry fruits benefit our health in many ways. Some of the health benefits of dry fruits include:

  • Improved heart health

  • Strengthened immunity

  • Reduced cancer risks

  • Improved bone health

  • Improved skin health

  • Optimal weight management

A feast full of colours

Just like the different colours of Holi symbolise different moods and emotions, dry fruits of different colours have different taste profiles and serve us in different ways.


Almonds (Light beige/brown) 

This light beige/brown coloured dry fruit is popular for its rich taste and high nutritional value. Loaded with essential nutrients, almonds can be blanched, roasted or just eaten raw. There’s also a range of desserts and delicacies that use almonds to enhance their taste.

Cashews (Off white to light brown/orange) 

Ranging from off white to light brown to shades of orange, the colour of cashew nuts can vary depending on their quality and origin. An excellent source of essential nutrients like zinc, phosphorus, magnesium, iron and copper, cashew nuts are one of the main ingredients in a variety of Holi special dishes.

Dates (Amber to reddish-brown)  

Loaded with a range of essential nutrients, dates have a sweet flavour and rich taste. This dark coloured dry fruit is one of the most important ingredients in quintessential Holi dishes like barfi, thandai, kulfi, etc.

Raisins (Dark brown) Raisins are basically dried grapes. And grapes turn into a dark brown colour when they are dried. With a wide range of applications from baking to cooking or brewing, they are often used to enhance the taste of many dishes and are an excellent source of a range of essential nutrients.

Pistachio (Pale yellow to light green) 

This unique sweet flavoured dry fruits is rich in a range of essential nutrients like oleic acid, vitamin E, antioxidants, carotenes, magnesium, copper, iron, etc. Known for its anti-inflammatory properties, pistachios have a rich taste and are used to enhance the taste of a variety of desserts and delicacies.

A beautifully packed box full of quality dry fruits and nuts makes for a perfect gift package; a fistful of health, wholesome taste and natural goodness all encompassed in one. Such a gift will only bring smiles to the face of your friends, family and loved ones.

Ministry Of Nuts brings you the perfect assortment of the healthiest and tastiest dry fruits handpicked from the best sources around the world. India’s one stop shop for the finest quality nuts and dry fruits, Ministry Of Nuts firmly believes in nourishing people’s lives through junk-free and healthy snacking. This Holi, present your loved ones with the gift of nutrition. Send dry fruits to your friends and family- a reminder of your care and admiration!