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Planning the Most Delicious Autumn Wedding Menu

Planning the Most Delicious Autumn Wedding Menu | CHWV

Celebrate the season with a fantastic autumn wedding menu that’s full of the best that Britain has to offer. We show you how!

Autumn is a fantastic season for food and Britain can offer some truly mouth-watering culinary delights throughout these months. From delicious game to colourful and delectable seasonal vegetables, you can pick from an amazing selection to create your perfect autumn wedding menu for your big day. We take a look at some delicious autumnal wedding food ideas that are readily available for you to pick from, and what you should bear in mind to wow your guests with your wedding menu.

To Start

While fresh salads and cold starters might have been perfect for the summer, the autumn climate may call for something a bit more warming. Take your food inspiration from the sea and opt for something seasonal such as crab or mussels, or turn to the continent with a wonderful ravioli or risotto for your wedding menu.

Planning the Most Delicious Autumn Wedding Menu | CHWV

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Planning the Most Delicious Autumn Wedding Menu | CHWV

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The Main Course

Autumn is game season in the UK and this provides an array of options to create a wedding menu with a bit of a difference. Choose from British specialities such as venison, duck and pheasant, among many others, and combine with seasonal vegetables like parsnips and carrotts to produce unforgettable autumn wedding food.

Planning the Most Delicious Autumn Wedding Menu | CHWV

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Planning the Most Delicious Autumn Wedding Menu | CHWV

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To Finish

If the colder evenings are drawing in, then a warm and comforting dessert might be the perfect choice for an autumn menu. Some of the most beloved British fruits are in their prime this season, such as apples, pears and blackberries, so sweet treats such as an apple strudel or fruit crumble served with a generous helping of custard, provide that warming, homely feel to your wedding menu. Chocolate lovers may want to opt for something rich and decadent like a hot chocolate fondant pudding or soufflé to finish off their wedding food in style.

Planning the Most Delicious Autumn Wedding Menu | CHWV

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Planning the Most Delicious Autumn Wedding Menu | CHWV

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Evening Food

The evening reception often means more hungry guests to feed, so planning some delicious evening food for your autumn wedding is a must. Luckily for you there are plenty of amazing options to choose from! For us, freshly made pizza is a perfect choice and bound to be a hit with all your guests too.

Planning the Most Delicious Autumn Wedding Menu | CHWV

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The perfect autumn wedding menu needs the perfect autumn wedding venue to serve it in, so take a look at our 7 Barn Wedding Venues that are Perfect for an Autumn Wedding and be inspired!

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