(Closed) Fried chicken served at a wedding?

posted 3 years ago in Food
Post # 2
10306 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: City, State


I would do fried chicken, Mac and cheese, rolls/biscuits/cornbread, mashed potatoes and gravy, some kind of veggie for the people who eat those. 

Make sure they have hot sauce. 

Post # 3
435 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2018

Fried chicken…mmmmm now my mouth is watering. Gotta have Mac and cheese!!! Oooooh and some potato salad! Now I’m really hungry!!!

Post # 4
9384 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: July 2016

Yes! Above plus always coleslaw plzzzz. I like having something with a little zest to balance all the richness.



Post # 5
189 posts
Blushing bee

My only concern with this would be how fancy is the wedding?  I love me some fried chicken but I only eat it at home, with a million papertowels next to me and in grungy clothing cause I am messy like that.  If it were a dressed up affair, I probably would not partake.  But I would be salivating over the fried chicken…..


Post # 6
320 posts
Helper bee

This is a great idea yummmm

Post # 7
3228 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: March 2017

I would be a happy guest

Post # 8
278 posts
Helper bee

Would there be other entree options? As PP said, it may not be ideal in a more fancy setting. Greasy, delicious chicken and nice dresses don’t really mix well! If it’s more of a backyard/casual wedding, then I think it’d be fine. I like my fried chicken with mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, mac & cheese. Maybe a salad for good measure? 

Post # 9
839 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: Church

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jmm23 :  I love fried chicken. I like mine with mac&cheese, cole slaw, and broccoli with cheese 🙂 Rolls are good too. I would add a few fruit and veggie platters. When I think of fried chicken, I have to think of sweet tea 🙂 

Post # 10
6190 posts
Bee Keeper

Ooooh nomnom. Definitely include hand wipe thingys at the table.

Sides? Mac N Cheese, potato salad, fries, Grilled veggies, creamed corn, and now I’m hungry. Lol. 

Post # 11
6190 posts
Bee Keeper

And how did I forget mashed potatoes and gravy!? 

Post # 12
333 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2018

Fried chicken is delicious, however for a wedding I’d do it as boneless pieces that could be eaten with a knife and fork so guests can keep themselves clean.

Mashed potato is also a great choice for a side, and is a standard wedding meal side too, with maybe some grilled veggies or a salad. 

Post # 13
3 posts

Fried chicken are delicious and I like to cook it on  picnic with my coworkers. But it is nice dish for wedding ceremony too. I like to put chicken on the special food boxes, which I ordered on the [link removed]  think it is useful things in use, and you can use them during your wedding ceremony. 

Post # 14
499 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2017 - Greenspot Farms


My little sister did this for her wedding but they also offered some grilled chicken as well.

They had potato salad and macaroni salad.


I would have prefered only one of the above and then mac n cheese with a roll plus regular salad.

Post # 15
13 posts

Damn! potato salad or mashed potato with some coleslaw would be an awesome combination! 


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