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what kind of food would be good for a wedding reception bbq

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sweetestkitten

Asked by sweetestkitten at 8:37 PM on Jun. 25, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • kabobs!
    CAGirl4

    Answer by CAGirl4 at 8:38 PM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • Brisket
    AmazingAmanda

    Answer by AmazingAmanda at 8:39 PM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • Finger foods. Besides the meat, potato salad, mac salad, fresh vegetables, fruit kabobs, baked beans, things you can keep hot or cold easily- so platters of food probably aren't a good idea unless you can set the platters on a chilled tray with ice on it.
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 8:39 PM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • It would depend on the type of wedding/reception. If you are having an informal gathering of a limited number of people, I would say anything goes. You could somehow tie in the colors/theme of the wedding with the food and atmosphere of the bbq.

    If it is a more formal wedding with the reception immdiately after, it would be a good idea to have a more formal reception to match.

    Just think of the "feel" of your wedding and match the reception.
    NikkiMomof2grls

    Answer by NikkiMomof2grls at 8:41 PM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • We had bbq at our wedding reception. We had rotissary (sp?) chicken and pork. Then we had all the normal things that go with it. Potato salad, ect...
    Mel_in_PHX

    Answer by Mel_in_PHX at 8:42 PM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • well we are doing a traditional chapel wedding.....but we are having a non traditional reception lakeside....the chapel is also lake side. i thought a bbq would be more fun then a traditional reception.
    sweetestkitten

    Comment by sweetestkitten (original poster) at 8:45 PM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • we had a garden wedding in 06. my mom made 2 hams and 2 turkeys the nite before and also potato saled. plus we had a home made 3 tier cake and a keg
    knagsmom

    Answer by knagsmom at 8:46 PM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • We're having a barbecue reception, too! There will be different grilled meats - filet mignon, chicken, & ribs; steamed little neck clams & shrimp with new potatoes & a white wine/garlic/butter sauce; ratatouille; pesto pasta salad; red potato salad with a dijon mustard dressing; a green salad. We're doing a fruit & cheese platter and a veggie crudite for appetizers.
    Wheepingchree

    Answer by Wheepingchree at 8:58 PM on Jun. 25, 2010

  • roasted corn on the cob
    figaro8895

    Answer by figaro8895 at 9:14 PM on Jun. 25, 2010

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