In any wedding, the snacks are the key to success because the food is the most common interest to all the guests. But, as we know Indian wedding takes hours, so, naturally your guests will get exhausted and need something light to delight their taste buds. So, here is a list of some cool snacks for helping you in deciding your late night or mid phera snacks menu.
1. Bread Sticks
Breadsticks are generally pencil-sized sticks of crispy, dry bread. For your wedding guests, they can serve as a good mid phera snacks as bread is rich in protein and energy. Breadsticks are frequently topped with garlic sauces when served as appetisers and also as a dessert item. They are often topped with cinnamon sugar and icing.
2. Spring Rolls
Spring rolls are of different shapes, sizes and fillings. Spring rolls are traditionally wrapped in rice paper. Spring roll can be filled with a variety of filling inside the wrapper like spring vegetable, egg, chicken.There are also some Indo-Chinese recipes with fillings of paneer, cabbage, and Manchurian.
Fries, the most common food around the world with a variety of recipes. Mostly they are served with sauce but nowadays people are getting more attracted to chili cheese fries.They can be accompanied by butter chicken poutine, seafood poutine, bacon, mayonnaise and what not. So, this is a worthy one to include in among our list of lip-smacking mid phera snacks to add up in your menu.
4. Fried Italian Olives
A different and less tried continental mid phera snack. Fried Olives can also be served with wine or you can also serve it with tea or cold drinks or you can simply serve it with sauce. Also, olives are rich in antioxidants, fiber, vitamin E, so they are also healthy.
5. Cheese and Crackers
A cracker is a baked food. You can also add flavours or sprinkle spices over the top for making them taste more good. Cheese may be added to the dough or sprinkled on top before baking to give a more yummy taste. Crackers are eaten on their own or can accompany other food items, such as cheese or meat slices, dips, or soft spreads such as jam, butter or peanut butter.
6. Ice Cream Sandwich
Summer weddings with a delicious icy desert will make your guest mouth watered. Your guests will be lining up for a taste of these icy desserts with chocolate chip cookies.You can keep it simple or you can add some toppings like whipped cream, nuts(peanuts)or tiny chocolate chips.
7. Mini Tacos
A taco is a traditional Mexican food composed of a corn or wheat tortilla folded or rolled around a filling. A taco can be made with a variety of fillings, including pork, seafood, vegetables and cheese, allowing for great versatility and variety. It is often garnished with salsa, chilli pepper, avocado, guacamole, cilantro (coriander), tomatoes, onions and lettuce. In India, tacos can be made by kidney beans, shredded Cheddar cheese, iceberg lettuce.
8. Nachos with dips
Nachos are composed of tortilla chips covered with cheese or cheese-based sauce and can be accompanied with toppings(salsa, guacamole etc.). You can add some more toppings like black beans, pinto beans, or refried beans or chilli con carne, Cilantro, chives or scallions, meat, sliced steak, chicken, chorizo, occasionally bacon, pepperoni, spam, guacamole.
9. Mini Hamburgers
Include this delicious snack in your mid phera snack's menu and make your party a huge hit. Keep them bite sized and serve with tomato sauce or cheese. They can also accompany with milkshakes, cold drinks, soft drinks etc.
Now, last but not the least, everyone's favourite snack, popcorn. There are so many recipes of popcorn like cheesy popcorn, spicy popcorn with sprinkled cinnamon, sweet lime flavoured popcorn, caramel popcorn, salted popcorn, vanilla flavoured popcorn, chocolate caramel popcorn etc. You can add more than one recipe of popcorn in your menu.
So these were some of the ideas for the mid phera snacks that will keep your wedding guests on. Hope this will help you figure out what you should offer as a midnight snack for your guests. You can also add your suggestions and ideas in the comment section and share the blog if you liked it.