Your wedding reception is a great opportunity to treat your guests and of course yourself to some great culinary delights! When it comes to figuring out your reception menu, you can quickly get overwhelmed by the assortments of dishes you probably have seen so many times. Don’t give up on the opportunity to have some fun. First, you have to decide what kind of wedding reception you want to have and what budget are you ready to make for this. Singapore catering companies like us at Eats Catering who specialises in wedding catering, can do much more in guiding you through the options available to you.
When it comes to the actual items on your menu, from the regular appetizers to special recipe items, you can work out things like seasonal selections, presentation specifics and serving logistics. So long as it is within your budget, guests can relax and relish the well planned line-up of meals available. Let us give you some 10 delicious food options to inspire your menu.
BBQ Hawaiian Pizza
Yes, this Hawaiian style BBQ Pizza is a crowd pleaser. This hot menu item can come with crust topped with barbecue sauce, pineapple, ham, bacon and lots of cheese is sure to be a hit with a large section of guests. A sweet and tangy pizza, it is actually easy to make. Just be sure you have enough to go round.
Baked Mushroom Chicken Pie
The traditional mushroom chicken pie is a welcome addition to the menu anytime. Usually it has a full top and bottom crust, with the filling made up of small pieces of chicken and sliced mushrooms in a creamy sauce. They can make for a hearty and satisfying main course. There are variations in its preparation which you can discuss with your caterer.
Seafood Cheese Roll
This is a delightfully spicy and very healthy addition to your menu. They are fried to golden perfection and even the kids love them.
Hot & Spicy Baked Chicken Drumlet
Hot and spicy chicken drumlets are indeed tasty. They are wonderful proteins for your parties, picnics, and of course wedding reception. The baking makes them a bit lighter than the deep fried alternatives. You can request for specific treatment here, like adding some extra spice to the sauce if you like them super hot.
Sin Chow Fried Bee Hoon
Sin Chow Fried Bee Hoon is easily identified as a landmark Singaporean dish in international cuisine. This dish of tasty fried noodles is common in Asian or Chinese restaurants and international hotels. They are usually served up pretty mild in flavour with some hot chilli available on the side if you want to heat things up.
Signature Mixed Fruit Cake
Love it or hate it, the classic fruitcake has long been an item for special occasions. It is a cake made with candied or dried fruit, nuts, and spices, and optionally soaked in spirits. Certain rich versions may be iced and decorated. Your planned wedding culinary experience may not be complete with this.
Chilled Mango Beancurd with Cocktail & Aloe Vera
If you want to serve something with the ‘pulpy’ texture of orange juice, this drink for you! It is a very refreshing addition to your menu. While we love to use mangos in making a smoothie, the bean-curd cocktail with Aloe Vera is a spectacular throat wetting delight. By combining these ingredients precisely to achieve just the right consistency, we achieve a flavoured cocktail like nothing you’ve ever tasted before.
Assorted Cocktail Sandwiches
Your reception can begin with a selection of assorted Cocktail Sandwiches, including Egg Mousse and Tuna with onions and vegetables. These sandwiches make for great appetizer and set the stage for other menu items.
This very healthy addition to your menu can be prepared in different ways. The inviting scent of juicy lychees with sweet pink lychee jelly looks and smells so tantalizing. They are an excellent source of Vitamin C; feel free to please your guests towards wellness with this popular flavour.