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    Default Bbq and party food ideas

    Hi all, I'm doing my kids birthdays (together) soon and i would like some ideas, I think I have some idea.
    The main food is a bbq and salad.
    Bbq meat will be all sorts of meat, chicken, lamb, pork, sausages, corn, onions, etc.

    Do you think I need a lot of finger food? Any sort?
    So far I'm thinking the following......
    Zucchini slice
    Mac and cheese
    Sausage rolls
    Dips and crackers
    A platter of cheeses/cucumber/carrots/cherry tomatoes and kabana
    Cheese pie & Spinach and cheese pie (I won't have time to make them myself) so store.
    I'll also make a cake and have a store bought one.
    Drinks
    Lollies & chips

    Anything else?

    Thank you

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    What's your guest list like? Numbers?

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    Are you doing any kids party food or dessert? Like jelly cups or choc crackles , fruit kebabs type of thing?

    Is it mainly adults or kids? I usually do a food table and a party food table , the party food themed around the kind of party or theme , I love bite size or easy to eat with one hand kind of food so I always have a lot of those , I leave the food/keep filling it up so people can just eat all day kind of thing as I find the kids are too excited to usually sit still for longer than 5 minutes!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rose&Aurelia&Hannah View Post
    What's your guest list like? Numbers?
    30 people so far adults and kids

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elijahs Mum View Post
    Are you doing any kids party food or dessert? Like jelly cups or choc crackles , fruit kebabs type of thing?

    Is it mainly adults or kids? I usually do a food table and a party food table , the party food themed around the kind of party or theme , I love bite size or easy to eat with one hand kind of food so I always have a lot of those , I leave the food/keep filling it up so people can just eat all day kind of thing as I find the kids are too excited to usually sit still for longer than 5 minutes!
    Good idea. It's both adult and kids, hubby is making the bbq the main meal, so,I just wanted to have bits and pieces for the guests so they don't starve.

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    Definitely need dessert foods. Is it themed.


    I also do lots of finger foods too. Hot & cold depending on temperature of day. Some favourite finger foods I've served for lunch/dinner time parties

    Rice paper rolls
    Fish cakes
    Sausage rolls
    Meatballs
    Spicy Chicken wings
    Zucchini fritters
    Tandoori chicken wraps
    Mini beef fajitas
    Baked ham
    Last edited by Rose&Aurelia&Hannah; 02-05-2016 at 17:07.

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    I have quite a sweet tooth, so I would be making a few (lots) desserts as well
    eg

    Cheesecake (s)
    Pavlova
    Slices (s)
    Brownies
    Tart (s) of some description
    Fruit salad
    Icecream

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