Food and Drink Pairings

Food and Drink Pairings

Great food and drink make great weddings. Leave a lasting impression on your guests by taking your wedding menu one step further. Think outside the box with exciting food and drink pairings that are curated to complement one another perfectly. These mouthwatering ideas will have your guests wondering how you came up with a such a creative menu and keep them excited for what culinary surprise you have waiting for them next.

Food and drink pairings work wonderfully for cocktail hour since they’re easily passable and perfectly presented. Both adorable and functional, consider these bite-sized pairing. You can even have these dynamic duos featured later into your reception throughout the main course, dessert and late-night treats! So, here are few of our favorite snack and sip combinations!

For Cocktail Hour
Candied Bacon and Bourbon

Shredded Pork Tacos and Mini Moscow Mule

Mexican-Style Nathan’s Mini Hotdogs and Petite Margaritas

Red Snapper Ceviche and Tequila

Cornmeal Crusted Fried Oysters and Bloody Mary Shooter


For the Main Course
Vodka Mac and Cheese and Social House Vodka Shot

Southern Fried Chicken and Jack and Coke

Hand-Shucked Eastern Shore Oyster Roast and White Wines

Tacos and Strawberry Blonde (Tanteo Jalapeño Tequila/Lime/Muddled Strawberry/Simple Syrup)

Sushi and Sake


For Dessert
Beignets and Coffee

Blood Orange Sorbet with Prosecco

Assorted Cookies and Milkshake Shooters


For Late-Night Snack
Soft Pretzel Bites and Craft Beer

Cotton Candy and Champagne

Mini Angus Sliders or Mini BBQ Sliders with Craft Beer

As you can see, the possibilities for food and drink pairings are endless! At Scarborough Fare Catering, we encourage couples to get creative. Contact us today to start planning your perfect wedding menu!

Article Provided By: Allison Thomas