"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Appetizers & Hors D'oeuvres
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 05-17-2007, 04:41 PM   #1
Senior Cook
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Tennessee
Posts: 470
Good ideas for soccer banquet?

We've been requested to supply finger foods for the end of the season soccer banquet. These players are in high school. Any suggestions on what would be easy to transport? It would also help if the dish didn't need to stay hot. Thanks for your help.

__________________

__________________
carolelaine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2007, 04:50 PM   #2
Chef Extraordinaire
 
mudbug's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: NoVA, beyond the Beltway
Posts: 11,166
I have the same issue, only it's for a lacrosse banquet.

Come on, people!
__________________

__________________
Kool Aid - Think before you drink.
mudbug is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2007, 04:59 PM   #3
Chef Extraordinaire
 
GotGarlic's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Southeastern Virginia
Posts: 16,860
Pigs in a Blanket with Lil Smokies sausages would be great: Little Smokie Piggie Recipe: Lit'l Smokie Sausages and Crescent Roll Appetizers They're fine at room temp and better with some mustard for dipping.

Cheese cubes and fruit, like grapes, melon balls and pineapple chunks, on frilly toothpicks.
__________________
GotGarlic is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2007, 05:10 PM   #4
Head Chef
 
legend_018's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: NH
Posts: 1,188
Also prosciutoo wrapped around the melon balls tied together with toothpicks.

How about some crockpot stuff? Can you bring a crock pot? You can make kielbasa in it.

Tuna or chicken salad with rolls and/or cold cut platter

I have a recipe called best ever layered mexican dip. Which you'd serve with tortilla's.

Cheese Ball and crackers
__________________
My Blog
legend_018 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2007, 06:15 PM   #5
Head Chef
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Illinois/USA
Posts: 1,343
Fingerfoods for athletics are like pizza and more pizza. Cookies, brownies, and apple crisp.

It is Spring after all.
__________________
"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." --- Thomas Edison
StirBlue is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2007, 07:59 PM   #6
Chef Extraordinaire
 
Katie H's Avatar
Site Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: I live in the Heartland of the United States - Western Kentucky
Posts: 15,156
How about making a "mess" of tortilla pinwheels. I have several recipes for these yummy little nuggets. Here's a cooks.com link for one: Tortilla Pinwheels.

This is something that isn't too costly to make, can be made by the ton and done ahead of time. Every time I serve them, there's none left. Zippo. Zero. None.
__________________
"As a girl I had zero interest in the stove." - Julia Child
This is real inspiration. Look what Julia became!
Katie H is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2007, 09:48 PM   #7
Executive Chef
 
amber's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: USA,Maine
Posts: 4,099
So there is no way to heat the food or keep it cold once you get to the high school to serve the food? I'd go for chips and salsa. I dont see how you could have safe foods other than junk type foods without heating or cooling, short of vegetables and fruit and I'm not sure soccer people or lacrosse people would like only fruit and veggies :)
__________________
amber is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2007, 04:53 PM   #8
Senior Cook
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Tennessee
Posts: 470
There isn't a way to keep the food hot or cold, but that may not be a big issue as I think they'll eat up everything pretty fast. I am reading your recipes now, thanks for all of the suggestions.
__________________

__________________
carolelaine is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
None

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:22 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.