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    Default "Bring A Plate" ideas :)

    I need to make a dish for a Christmas Eve party and I'm just stuck for ideas.
    I just checked and some of the stuff being made by others will be:

    *Fried rice
    *Lasagne
    *Potato bake
    *Chicken curry with vegies



    The host has just asked for something easy to reheat in her oven and that'll be the spread (her hubby, my uncle, usually does a big BBQ but she wants him to be able to relax and mingle this year so it's bring-a-plate style.)

    I was going to bring chicken drummets with honey soy marinade but that's too easy, I love cooking and don't mind putting in the effort but can't think of anything that I can easily make in bulk for the many guests.

    Any ideas? Links to recipes etc? THANKS
    (no salmon or very "fishy" stuff please, yuck..)
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    Default "Bring A Plate" ideas :)

    I'd go with the chicken idea lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by HugsBunny View Post
    I'd go with the chicken idea lol.
    Yeah they're yummy, I just feel like cooking something different

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    Default Re: "Bring A Plate" ideas :)

    What about

    An egg slice or quiche of some sort

    Chicken and pasta salad

    Crunchy noodle salad

    Or one I really love is a warm cob loaf dip, let me know if you want the recipe, I don't make the standard one mine is sooooo much nicer lol.

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    Default "Bring A Plate" ideas :)

    Veggie bake. Potato salad pasta salad roast chook? A big platter if cheese dips crackers n kabana ? Or you could take dessert. Say pavlova or triffle

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    Default "Bring A Plate" ideas :)

    Meat balls with dipping sauces?
    Salmon patties?
    Quiche?
    Fruit salad?
    Salad?
    Roasted veggies?

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    oh I forgot, potato salad is already being made...

    I thought about dessert, but I'm not really a desserty type.. never really made one..

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    Oh yes I like the meatballs idea.. maybe a lamb/ spiced meatball & yoghurt dipping sauce? Maybe, maybe...

    loving these ideas

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    Default "Bring A Plate" ideas :)

    A tart? Like feta and pumpkin or artichoke or something?

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    How about:
    - sushi rolls (recipes online)
    - sausage rolls
    - fruit & cheese platter
    - rum balls

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