Wedding Food Trends for Spring

The recent warm weather has us dreaming of spring and all of the beautiful weddings to come this season! If you’re planning a spring feast at your reception, check out Wedding Director, Gilda’s, tips on incorporating the fun seasonal flavors into your wedding!

Photo by Krystal Kast Photography

With the color of the year reflecting the freshness of the upcoming season, choose to incorporate touches of green! “Spring peas,” said Gilda. “Need I say more? Beautiful, diverse and delicious! Green is in this year! If you can’t exist on peas alone, spring lamb is always a special delicacy for a truly deserving audience.”

Don’t forget to incorporate lush spring greens and greenery in your cake and floral decor as well! Check out some inspiration from Fearrington weddings on our Pinterest!

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Header image by Heidi Geldhauser, Labor of Love.

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