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It’s April and that means the beginning of wedding season. (Yippee! More pictures and sights for me to see.)

Today’s Wedding Wednesday feature focuses on cuisine. The variety of foods highlighted can be served at any wedding function — a bridal shower, engagement party, reception, etc.

I believe the food you select for any wedding event should reflect your personality or food that you like. Yes, you want to provide options that all your guests will eat and enjoy — that is why bars and stations work so well. They allow people to eat what they want, how they want it. Food bars and stations are also fun because there are so many options.

If you have a have a favorite food truck, reach out to them and see about the costs for catering events. Food that is fun will be remembered and talked about… Trust me!

Below are some ideas that you can incorporate into the cuisine for your wedding events. The links below include sources or recipes, so click and find out!

Comfort Food

Comfort food will always be a crowd pleaser.

Sliders, Bacon Cups & Beans from Peter Callahan Catering, Mini Muffalettas, Spaghetti & Meatballs served on a bed of grated parmesan cheese from Occasion Caterers, gourmet fries, Veggies in bread cups from Martha Stewart Weddings

Taco & Salsa Bar from Wolfgang Puck Catering, Salsa and Tacos from Pinterest

Grilled Cheese Station from Southern Weddings Magazine, Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup from Pinterest, Grilled Cheese and Soup from Fresh Tart

Mac & Cheese Bar with crab meat, proscuitto, asparagus, chicken, cheese from Pinterest, Mac & Cheese
Mashed Potato Bar Martini & Martinis, Potato Bar fixings from Pinterest

Brunch / Breakfast

A way to save money on wedding expenses is to have it earlier in the day. Serving brunch can be more affordable because breakfast items are usually cheaper to prepare. Brunch is always fun. There’s so much you can do with it.

Bacon & Eggs Cups, French Toast, Yogurt Parfait from Pinterest, Pancake Bar from Green Wedding Shoes, Chicken and Waffles from Southern Weddings Magazine, My Recipes & Pinterest, Bacon Waffle w/ Fried Chicken, Gravy & a Fried Green Tomato from Pinterest, Shrimp & Grits, Grits Parfait

Sweets & Treats

Beignets from Pinterest, Beignets and Milk & Kahlua Shots from Baker Bettie, Coffee & Donuts #1, #2, #3, Smores #1, #2, Shortcake Bar from Elizabeth Anne Designs, Biscuit & Berries from Martha Stewart Weddings, Frozen Yogurt or Shortcake Toppings from Pinterest, Popsicles & Champagne from Southern Living, Milk & Cookies #1, #2

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