Catering Ideas for Winter Weddings:
One of the best things about winter is all the delicious, hearty food you can eat. So if you’re planning a winter wedding, you’ll want to make sure you incorporate plenty of winter warmers into the food you serve your guests. Here are a few mouthwatering options to help you create your winter wedding menu.
This is almost a no-brainer when it comes to a winter wedding, hot appetisers always hit the spot! They are great as with the freezing cold temperatures outside, arriving to a selection of hot foods will undoubtedly please your guests. Simple foods such as chicken fingers, bacon wrapped scallops, and even fondue are all perfect choices for your winter wedding.
A Hot Chocolate Bar:
A hot chocolate bar is a perfect idea for every winter wedding! No matter what wedding theme you have, a hot chocolate bar will add a little extra to your big day. Your guests (Both adults and kids) will love it; you’ll just need to style the bar depending on your wedding theme.
To tie into your theme, you can create paper cups or mugs with monograms, or even decorate the bar with flowers or pine cones. And of course, don’t forget about marshmallows as it’s a classic addition to cocoa and chocolate drinks.
Start With Soup:
When it’s cold outside, there’s nothing more warming than soup! Whether serving a simple broth or a chunky chowder, soup is a great item to include on your wedding menu. Delicious winter soups that will taste great at your winter wedding include; butternut squash soup, pumpkin soup, and a classic leek and potato soup.
Garnishing the soups with something rich, such as bacon, sour cream, mascarpone cheese, or heavy cream to gives your guests something extra special.
Just because it’s cold outside doesn’t mean all your drinks need to be warm. A great punch or cocktail with a seasonal twist can get your winter wedding reception hopping with fun. You could even add a frosted glasses if you are going for a more festive theme. If you are going down the cocktail line; Cranberry Martini’s, Mint Mojitos and Butterscotch Martini’s are all great additions.
These are just a few of the great ways you can incorporate a wintery theme into your wedding catering. If you want to find even more useful ideas make sure to check out our pinterest as we have a whole board dedicated to winter wedding ideas!Posted on: August 23, 2018, by : fairhursts