Romantic finger foods are so easy eat at a picnic. If you are with someone special you do not want plates and cutlery
getting between you and your partner.
You can even feed each other.
They are simple and quick to prepare at home. Pack them in plastic boxes with airtight lids. Keep them cool so they are ready to nibble on as soon as you arrive.
Here are some ideas for yummy finger foods to make for you both to share.
Spicy Picnic Chicken Wings
the spices, garlic and oil in a mortar and pestle with some salt and
pepper and grind into a paste. Place chicken in a bowl with the marinade
and toss well to combine. Cover and chill for at least 4 hours or
Pre-heat the oven to 180°C .
Mix the eggs, bacon, onion, cheese, salt & pepper, cream & parsley well.
Eat cold with a salad at a picnic.
Avocados have the reputation of being an aphrodisiac so they make ideal romantic finger foods.
Ham Wrapped Asparagus
Pre-heat the oven to 180°C.
Cover an oven tray with baking paper.
Wrap a slice of prosciutto ham around each asparagus spear.
Roll each spear in egg, flour and sesame seeds and place on baking tray.
Cook for 3-4 minutes until the asparagus is nicely roasted and the ham is crispy.
There are recipes for finger food desserts here. Try strawberries dipped in chocolate, rum and orange balls or dates stuffed with mascarpone and almonds.