The most important aspect of any wedding party is the food and usually, people remember any party including a wedding for the delicious food they had. These days people try to make their weddings special by serving exotic and diverse cuisine from across the world. People find Mediterranean and Middle Eastern food to be tasty and light on the stomach. Besides, Mediterranean food is considered by many to be the healthiest. Listed below are some Mediterranean themed royal wedding party food ideas.
Grilled Artichoke Stuffed With Hummus
Hummus is a Mediterranean as well as a Middle Eastern delicacy and it is the staple for many meals there. It is a puree made from chickpeas, tahini (paste of ground sesame seeds), olive oil and herbs. It is considered to be an appetizer and is easy on the stomach. This is served in grilled artichoke along with grilled crispy pita bread.
Sweet Basil Citrus Cup
This is a lip-smacking sweet delicacy of sweet and juicy fruits. It is served in a small cup filled with oranges, ruby red juicy grapefruit, strawberries, and blueberries. This heavenly mixture of fruits is topped with sweet fresh basil sauce. It can be easily considered as true nectar of gods.
Gorgonzola cheese is a very delicious cheese with a crumbling and smooth texture similar to blue cheese. This, when combined with sun-dried tomatoes, dried cherries, walnuts and served on top of spring greens, makes it a perfect first course item for a special wedding party dinner.
Greek salad made up of carrot slivers, fresh spring greens, green onion, kalamata olives, along with chunks of feta cheese and topped with Greek dressing made with spices from the Mediterranean region. It is enjoyed by people due to the contrast of flavors, and textures form vegetables, cheese, and spices.
Black Olives And Flat Bread
The combination is a perfect hors d’oeuvre for any guest. Fresh mint and juicy aromatic black olives in extra virgin olive oil are served with freshly grilled and crispy flatbread. It is the perfect wedding party snack for cocktails.
Instead of the regular fish entrees at wedding parties, grilled snapper that is perfectly flakey is a welcome change for any wedding party. This is served with creamy orzo pilaf garnished with a grilled clove of garlic.
Basil Pesto Soup With Grilled Tomato
This is a very flavorful exotic dish with the two contrasting flavors of garlicky tomato and half boiled basil pesto. It has more of an Italian flavor than a regular Mediterranean cuisine.