The key to any successful bridal shower brunch is to have delicious food and let’s just start by saying there are there plenty of options to choose from! We’ve compiled a list of all our brunch menu favorites with everything from sweet to savory to cocktails. Whether you’re the bride looking for inspiration, or if you’re the Mother of the Bride or Maid of Honor hosting this darling event, we have you covered! Enjoy!
One: Cheesecake Waffles
Blueberry Lemon Cheesecake Waffles… what more could we say than WOW! Crispy, fluffy waffles that could be mistaken for blueberry cake are what these waffles are. Bursting with blueberries in every bite, served with a creamy cheesecake toping and fresh home-made blueberry sauce!
Two: Avocado Toast
Celebrate in style with an avocado toast bar! Avocado toast has been a top trend for a long time, and with good reason. We recommend thinking of a few of your favorite topping combos, offering ingredients for those, and letting guests make the final decision about what to put on their toast.
Three: Chicken and Waffle Shooters
A Southern favorite, chicken and waffles is a decadent, delicious pairing and will take your brunch menu to the next level. Serve in a shot glass with locally sourced maple syrup.
Four: Honey Butter Chicken Biscuits
Your girls will obsess over this copycat Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit recipe. One of the best ways to feed a hungry crowd is a hearty and easy-to-prepare dish. This all-in-one homemade breakfast sandwich includes buttermilk biscuits, tender chicken strips, melted butter and honey. Trust us on this one, it will be love at first taste!
Five: Charcuterie Grazing Table
Grazing boards are always a crowd-pleaser. Blend local cheeses with fresh fruit and veggies and let guests build their own plates.
Six: Yogurt Parfait
This bridal shower brunch yogurt parfait bar is so easy to put together, and your guests will love it! Serve an array of flavors such as plain, vanilla, low fat, Greek and more. Here are some great serving dish ideas for your yogurt bar. Mason jars are cute and quite inexpensive. They will look darling for a rustic bridal shower theme. Amazon also has dessert cup and spoon sets. This is a great deal if the shower will have a lot of people.
Seven: Mini Spinach and Cheese Quiche
Mini quiches are delightful for brunch when you don’t want to fuss. Replace vegetarian option with ham and bacon, sausage, chicken or shrimp, or use chopped onion, red pepper or zucchini instead. The ideas are truly endless when you start making these!
Eight: Fresh Fruit Bowl
The glorious colors of the fruit make this a festive salad. A bright, beautiful fruit salad featuring crimson blood orange slices and tangy kiwi tossed with strawberries, pineapple, blueberries, red grapes, and a honey lime dressing.
Nine: Whipped Honey Goat Cheese Crostini
Crunchy, fresh baguette makes the tastiest finger-food snack that your guests will devour while sipping and socializing. Topped with glazed blueberries and lemon zest this Italian appetizer is the kind of recipe you’ll have in mind as soon as the last fork goes down.
Ten: Mini Gourmet Grilled Cheese Bites
Bite-sized finger sandwiches are perfect for small and large gatherings alike. Choose from flavorfully-delicious cheeses and spreads and build a beautiful display completed with signage of all the options guests can pick from.
Eleven: Baked Cinnamon Apple French Toast
Baked apples and cinnamon naturally go together. This recipe is wonderful because you can make it the night before and pop it in the oven while guests are first arriving or right before!
Twelve: Bourbon Candied Bacon
What? You’ve never heard of Pig Candy? Bacon is an absolute must for any brunch, and you’ll find that this bourbon candied version is the best you’ve ever had!
Thirteen: Fruit Baked Oatmeal
A delicious mix between an oatmeal bar and traditional creamy breakfast oatmeal. Baked oatmeal squares are the ultimate comfort food, warm, filling, and always a hit! Plus, there are so many different ways to spice up this treat, add fresh fruit like strawberries, blueberries, or raspberries. Add toasted coconut flakes. Add chocolate chips for something everyone will love. You could also add extra nuts and seeds.
Fourteen: Mini Pancake Skewers
Another sweet treat dish that is even more fun to eat. These mini flapjack stacks, topped with assorted fresh berries and powdered sugar, are just perfect as lazy Sunday in-bed breakfast or delightful brunch hors d’oeuvres!
Fifteen: Fruit Pizza
Try a sweet dessert pizza made with a rich sugar-cookie crust, frosting, whipped cream and your favorite fresh fruit.
Sixteen: Champagne Cupcakes
Soft and fluffy vanilla wedding cupcakes topped with champagne frosting. Perfect for any wedding celebration and bridal shower!
Seventeen: Cranberry Orange Mimosas
Mimosas are just so elegant for Sunday brunch. This Cranberry Orange Mimosa is the stuff memories are made of! With a blend of frozen cranberries and a splash of orange juice, this recipe is sure to become a favorite.
Eighteen: Limoncello Prosecco with Blueberries and Thyme
This perfectly crafted cocktail has everything you could want in a drink. Bubbles, tart, sweetness, and a bit of savory that will complement everything you put on your table.
Nineteen: Celebration Punch
Give your childhood fruit punch a grown-up boozy twist! This pretty cocktail punch has just the right amount of sweetness and makes for a perfect refreshing, light, and fruit treat! A sippable signature drink for adults only!
Twenty: Cappuccino Punch
This coffee flavored punch is an alcoholic take on your morning cappuccino. Guests will eagerly gather around the punch bowl when you ladle out this frothy mocha ice cream drink!
For more inspiration on hosting a stylish bridal shower brunch, check out our Pinterest Board.