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You Should Definitely Know These Things about Wedding Food Tasting

Your wedding food is absolutely essential for the success of your Big Day – so the last thing you want for your Gatlinburg wedding is for the food to be less than you want in terms of taste, looks, and freshness.

That is precisely why having a good tasting is a step that shouldn’t be forgotten.

What are some of the most important things to know about food tastings? We’ve gathered them right below – so read on and find out more.

  • You can attend the food tasting with your fiancé, or with more people. However, our advice is to keep the entourage to a minimum – too many opinions (and even more, too many conflicting opinions) can be overwhelming, confusing, and downright stressful.
  • Take your tastes into account, but don’t forget about your guests either. Unless you plan a very small wedding, it is impossible to know what everyone likes eating – but even so, try to stay away from things people are less likely to enjoy. For instance, if you eat your food super-spicy, probably tone it down for the wedding, so that all of your guests can actually take pleasure in consuming it.
  • You can always add an even more personal note. For instance, if your grandma has a special cookie recipe everyone loves, you might want to include that in the wedding menu. Remember to leave a note and tell everyone the cookies are made by your grandmother (or after her recipe) – doing this will add such a nice, sentimental touch to your entire Big Day!
  • Be specific, and don’t be afraid to provide polite, constructive feedback. Ask your catering provider for specific foods for the tasting, so that you make things easier (for YOU and for them as well). Also, if you think any of the foods could use a bit of improvement in your opinion, don’t be afraid to politely relay it to your catering manager. They will be happy to adapt!


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