Would you be happy with this meal?

posted 2 years ago in Food
  • poll: Would you have enough to eat?
    I would have something that appealed at every course : (51 votes)
    73 %
    Not for every course, but I'd have enough overall : (16 votes)
    23 %
    This needs some changes (suggestions below) : (3 votes)
    4 %
  • Post # 17
    477 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: City, State

    That sounds incredible. I would love to attend a wedding with this menu!

    Post # 18
    3730 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: November 2014

    The only problem I would have would be choosing which option to try for each course because they all sound so good!

    Post # 19
    7 posts

    Looks absolutely incredible to me. I wouldn’t worry too much about picky  eaters  (which I used to be) when it’s 3 courses people really need to be able to enjoy them all, with your feast if there is one course that is challenging of even two they won’t go hungry. 

    Post # 20
    6294 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: August 2014

    xiexie :  I’m pescatarian, and this menu sounds amazing. I’d have the veggie options for the first and last courses, but for all others would go with the seafood options as they sound delicious. I should add that I’m not a fan of South East Asian (Thai/Chinese etc) cuisine, but would be very happy to attend a wedding with this menu.

    Post # 21
    720 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2015 - Backyard

    It all sounds delicious! Now I’m craving Chinese food!!

    Post # 22
    1715 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2017

    The menu sounds amazing! 

    Post # 23
    2019 posts
    Buzzing bee

    The only thing I think could be a problem is if anyone has a shellfish allergy. I do, and there’s no way I could be around all that shellfish without having a reaction. I wouldn’t complain at all, but Darling Husband and I would have to leave. No clue if any of your guests have that allergy, but just something to consider. I don’t think you need to change your menu, but maybe just alert anyone with that allergy that there will be a lot of shellfish served, and they can determine if their allergy is severe enough to skip. Just a thought, but it all sounds delicious! 

    Post # 24
    561 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2016

    That sounds absolutely delicious.

    Post # 25
    2824 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: November 2017

    xiexie :  I would love that menu,  although I think I might be too full to walk afterward. Haha! I think it’s great,  lots of variety and choices…

    Post # 26
    9809 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: City, State

    I would eat the sweet and sour chicken and the steak. That would be it. As long as you had steamed rice as a side I could make that a meal.

    Post # 27
    1070 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: December 2013

    I think you’ve gone out of your way to accomonate your Western guests while at the same time keeping a lot of traditional dishes.  If I attended a wedding in Thailand, I would not expect there to be a lot for me to eat, but I think I would be fine with your menu. smile  Great job!

    Post # 28
    2922 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: March 1996

    All of it sounds amazing to me; I wish I had any of it right now!

    Post # 29
    199 posts
    Blushing bee

    Omg this menu is incredible. I would not change a thing! I think for allergies, if there is a way to make sure they can have more of one of the alternative dishes that would probably help. But since most people don’t have allergies, I would not cut out those amazing dishes. If you know the allergies ahead of time you can plan.

    Post # 30
    2413 posts
    Buzzing bee

    It’s a really seafood/shellfish heavy menu.  I would personally be concerned about cross contamination and being around that much shellfish.  Also, please ensure potential allergies that may be in the sauces or marinades or other ingredients are disclosed.  I once had a reaction and had to use my epipen when there was a non-disclosed ingredient containing shellfish in a steak marinade at a wedding.  

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