Cocktail hour is the perfect transition between the wedding and the reception.For most guests, the cocktail hour is the best, most delicious part of the whole celebration.After all, the 60-plus minutes after the wedding is over are a chance for guests to mix cocktails, sample a variety of foods and mix drinks.
The cocktail hour also sets the tone for the rest of the evening and warms up for the reception.Plus, the atmosphere is usually more relaxed.That means couples have a chance to get creative with the cocktail hour menu and choose dishes that truly reflect their personality.Check out these fun finger foods for your cocktail hour:
Eating something on a stick will make it more delicious.Plus – no cutlery required!You can put anything on a stick, from candy to salad.
Strawberry shortcake skewers
Caprese salad skewers
Mini cheeseburger skewers
Fried mac and cheese balls
Opt for some fried mac and cheese balls. They’re crispy, creamy and delicious and can be made using a whole slew of cheeses.
Serve your guests a little something sweet with mini pies. If you’re tying the knot in autumn, consider the classic – apple pie. But spring or summer can call for delicious berry pastries like cherry and blueberry pie.