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A feast fit for a Prince! See the best royal wedding-inspired food and drink

The foods we'll be feasting on to celebrate the royal wedding


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Chloe Best
Lifestyle Features Editor
April 9, 2018
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Iceland lemon and elderflower cake

While we may not have received an invite to the royal wedding, we can still eat, drink and be merry on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's big day with this selection of tasty royal wedding-inspired food and drinks. From a lemon and elderflower cake that's a budget-friendly replica of the royal wedding cake to chocolates adorned with the bride and groom's faces, these are the limited-edition treats you won't want to miss.

Iceland limited edition Lemon and Elderflower cake

Taking inspiration from the wedding cake Harry, Meghan and their guests will be tucking into, Iceland has launched its own limited edition lemon and elderflower celebration cake, and it looks delicious. The handmade cakes will be available in stores from 14 May and cost just £8.

Percy and Penny Get Married

Percy & Penny Pig Get Married

It's not only Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tying the knot this spring, but also another iconic couple – Percy & Penny Pig! Celebrate the special occasion with these tasty Marks & Spencer treats, available at the high street store for £1.65 a bag.

Prestat Ginger Hunks

Prestat Ginger Hunks

A tongue-in-cheek nod to Prince Harry, these delicious Ginger Hunks (dark chocolate covered fiery stem gingers) are the perfect fuel for the royal wedding. As chocolatier to Her Majesty the Queen, the brand has the royal seal of approval. £17.50, available from Prestat and Selfridges.

Walkers Shortbread commemorative tin

Walkers shortbread commemorative tin

Enjoy some pure butter shortbread printed with the Union Jack flag while you watch the royal wedding. This limited edition tin from Walkers features a photo of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, and is filled with 24 biscuits. Order from walkersshortbread.com for £9.

Tyrrells ginger and sparkle crisps

Tyrrells Ginger & Sparkle parsnip crisps

Flavoured with a hint of ginger, sweet honey and added edible glitter, these limited-edition Tyrrell's parsnip crisps are a must for your royal wedding party! RRP: £2.49 for 125g from selected retailers.

Mr Kipling bridal fancies

Mr Kipling Bridal Fancies

British favourite Mr Kipling is celebrating the royal wedding with three new bridal-themed cakes. Ahead of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's nuptials on 19 May you'll be able to feast on Bridal Fancies, Princely Pie and Wedding Whirls, a new twist on their classic confections. The packets of cakes all cost £1 each and will be available at Asda from 26 April to 16 May.

Choc on choc chocolates

Choc on Choc royal wedding chocolates

Luxury chocolatier Choc on Choc has created chocolates bearing the faces of Prince Harry and Meghan ahead of the royal wedding. While they're available to purchase at choconchoc.co.uk for £4.99, you can enjoy a free box when you order a 'Harrypolitan' cocktail at Harry's Bar, London from Monday 9 April.

Fortnum and mason wedding bouquet blend

Fortnum & Mason Wedding Bouquet Blend

What better accompaniment could you choose for your royal wedding cake than a cup of tea? Fortnum & Mason's Wedding Bouquet blend pays homage to Prince Harry and Meghan's heritage, with a blend of both English and American grown mint, paired with Jasmine green tea and white cornflower petals. This can be enjoyed freshly brewed, as an iced tea, or even served cold with a splash of gin. Available until July 2018 at Fortnum & Mason, £12.50.

gin and er royal wedding gin

Gin&'er royal wedding gin

The Queen Charlotte pub, located close to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding venue in Windsor, has joined forces with Oak Taverns Ltd to create a commemorative gin – called Gin&'er to celebrate the royal wedding. The tipple is currently available to buy in the historic bottle in 70cl bottles, with miniature bottles launching soon.

royal botanical afternoon tea the shard

Royal Botanical Afternoon Tea at Shangri-La Hotel, The Shard

Taking inspiration from the royal family and the future Duchess, guests can enjoy a selection of botanical-themed cakes, scones and freshly made sandwiches with stunning views over London at TĪNG restaurant and lounge within Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London. Available for £60 per person.

Lidl Broadwood Folly wine

Lidl Broadwood Folly English Wine

With speculation rife that Prince Harry and Meghan will serve English wine at the royal wedding, Lidl has launched its own English wine that is fit for a prince! Made by Denbies wine producers in Surrey, the Broadwood Folly wine is said to be "dry yet fresh-tasting, with a light spritz and appetising flavours of green apple." Buy yours at Lidl for £7.99 a bottle.

Partridges Chelsea Flower Gin

Partridges No 2 Chelsea Flower gin

Royal warrant holders Patridges have launched a new Chelsea Flower Gin to commemorate both the royal wedding and Chelsea Flower Show, which takes place just a few days later. The drink has been infused with bergamot and is described as "elegant, indulgent and rounded with body and freshness". Pre-order yours from partridges.co.uk for £29.95 a bottle.

Gu Lemon Elderflower Cheesecake

Royal Wedding Edition: Gü Lemon & Elderflower Cheesecakes

If the thought of Prince Harry and Meghan's lemon and elderflower wedding cake has tickled your fancy, you'll love these limited-edition cheesecakes from Gü. Available in ramekin twin packs from 25 April, they're the perfect way to celebrate the royal's big day. £3, available at Waitrose from 25 April and Tesco from 16 May.

Maitre Choux

Maître Choux limited edition eclairs

Renowned éclair specialist Maître Choux has taken inspiration from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's official wedding cake by creating limited edition éclairs with a delicate and smooth cream of lemon and elderflower. Buy yours at Maître Choux shops for £5.80 each.

paul wedding cake

Royal Wedding Cake by PAUL

Inspired by the royal wedding cake, PAUL have created a special dessert that will be perfect for any tea parties on the day. The signature flavours of lemon and elderflower have been infused in a delicate cream filling, between light layers of jaconde sponge, topped with white chocolate, cream and a sweet lemon jelly. The cake is available in both a sharing size of six servings for £21.95 and as an individual cake for £3.95. Orders can be made online for London delivery or collection until 20 May.