18 May 2015
One of the important aspects of a baby shower is the menu for the party, which has a great significance in making the party a memorable one. The constituents of the menu and the way you present it to the guests will portray the amount of effort you have put into arranging the baby shower. While planning the menu for a baby shower, you can fill in some delicious and mouth-watering items in the slots.
Have a look at some of the menu, which you can choose from:
- Fruit Salad – Fruits are easy as well as simple to serve to the family members and friends whom you have invited. Fruit salad acts as a very good appetiser and can be provided before or even after the meal or dessert. You can prepare a fruit salad with the fruits of your choice or buy fruit salad from the local grocery if you want to save time and work. The best way to serve fruit salad is in a large bowl for it will allow guests to help themselves to their favourite fruits.
- Vegetable Salad – Vegetable salad is a tasty and healthy option for appetisers. Cut and mix broccoli, cauliflower, celery, baby carrots, cucumbers and others of your favourites in a big bowl, or you may even buy a vegetable tray from the market. Vegetable salads are usually served chilled with dressing of ranch and dips.
- Drinks and Beverages – Alcohol-free martini, popularly known as 'preggnatini' are an excellent idea for drinks at a baby shower. Tea, coffee, soda and punch can be served as beverages. Coffee should be provided with cream and the blue and pink sweeteners. If tea is being served, a tea tray with a pot of hot water and flavoured tea bags can be an exotic touch. For soda, keep regular as well as diet choices. If you are serving punch, then you can go for the usual fruit punch, while other punch choices may be mint julep, raspberry lemonade or pink lemonade.
- Baby Shower Cake – The most important in the menu, a baby shower cake can be either a traditional two-tiered vanilla or a custom cake. Some popular and unique ideas for baby showers cakes in Brisbane are cake shaped like the belly of a pregnant woman, baby shower butter cake, cake decorated with a baby buggy on its top, etc.
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