Couples hosting a winter wedding have an excellent opportunity to serve the comfort foods and decadent sweets that characterize the winter season. From warming soups to hot chocolate inspired drinks, below are some mouthwatering ideas to help inspire your winter wedding menu.
Baked Cheese Appetizer
Spruce up your cocktail hour with some winter-friendly snacks like baked brie tarts served with nuts, fruit jams, and pear slices.
Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup
This classic winter combo can also be miniaturized and incorporated into your cocktail hour for a satisfying snack.
Macaroni and Cheese Bites
This crowd-pleasing comfort food will definitely have your guests salivating during cocktail hour.
Everyone loves baked potatoes, but you can elevate this simple starch by allowing your guests to customize it with toppings. Anything from bacon crumbles to a classic sour cream dollop will delight your guests.
Roasted Root Vegetables
For a colorful and hearty side dish for your reception dinner, you can incorporate different varieties of roasted winter vegetables.
Hot Chocolate and Toppings Bar
Treat your guests to a cup of hot cocoa and a buffet of toppings, from rock candy and peppermint stick stirrers to whipped cream and marshmallows.
Mint Chocolate Lava Cakes
In addition to your wedding cake, offer warmed individual chocolate lava cakes to satisfy all the sweet tooths at your wedding.
To-Go Poutine Bar
For weddings going late into the night, poutine is a great midnight snack. This Canadian dish starts with a base of French fries and is topped with gravy and cheese curds.