Wedding Reception Brunch


Wedding Reception Brunch


What type of wedding reception is right for you?  When you envision your wedding reception, do you dream of sunrise at a beautiful beach or the mist rising from the mountain tops?  If you are planning a sunrise wedding ceremony, you’ll need to develop a menu for your wedding reception brunch. 

Whether your wedding ceremony is on the beach or at the top of a mountain, you’ll want to serve your guests a wonderful breakfast or brunch after the ceremony.    Traditional wedding brunches include classics such as quiche, frittata and Eggs Benedict.  Setting up omelet and French toast stations are welcomed by your guests, along with a nice selection of fruits, muffins and breads.  If your budget allows, carving stations with ham, turkey or beef tenderloin will add a touch of luxury.  Drinks should include Mimosa’s, Bloody Mary’s, Bellinis and of course don’t forget great coffee, teas and juices.


Here’s a sample menu from my upcoming book Simple Wedding Reception Menus for Your DIY Wedding


Sunrise Brunch Menu


Brunch Basics

Omelet Station

Cinnamon Bread Custard with Fresh Berries

Ham, Leek and Three Cheese Quiche


Carving Stations

Roasted Beef Tenderloin with Gorgonzola Sauce

Roast Turkey Breast with Cranberry Conserve



Mini Blueberry Muffins

Homemade Cheese Danish

Lemon Ginger Scones

Buttermilk Biscuits with Goat Cheese and Chives



Wedding Cake or Cupcake Tower

Mini Cheesecakes with Fresh Raspberries



Peach Bellini’s


Bloody Mary’s

Coffee, Tea, Juices & Imported Water