Tuesday, December 30, 2008

New Years Eve and New Years Day Menu Ideas

Everything you need for your New Year's Eve party from beverages to dips, appetizers to seafood dishes and all the traditional New Year's Day eats, all in one place.

NEW YEAR'S EVE
MENU IDEAS and PARTY FOODS


Boiled Drinking Custard

Beverages

Holiday Sangria
Southern Mimosas
Pomegranate Cosmos
Party Punch (Alcohol Free)
Milk Punch
Hair of the Dog Bloody Mary
Spiked and Spiced Hot Chocolate
Homemade Eggnog

More Beverages and Cocktails

Cheese Straws

Dips & Salsas

Hot BBQ Chicken Dip
Cheddar Bacon Dip
Charleston Cheese Dip
Texas Caviar Mississippi Style Salsa Dip
Kickin' Rotel Restaurant Style Salsa
Garden Fresh Salsa
Caramelized Onion Dip
Cream Cheese with Hot Pepper Jelly Dip and Ritz crackers
Spinach & Artichoke dip with white tortilla chips
Rotel Queso Dip with Tostito scoops
Hot Crab Dip with Club crackers
Buffalo Chicken and Bacon Dip
Hot Corn Dip
White Rotel Dip
Warm Feta and Artichoke Dip
Classic 70s 7-Layer Dip
Caramelized Onion Dip
Awesome Jalapeno Popper Dip
Cream Cheese & Hot Pepper Jelly Dip
Cajun Shrimp Spread and Dip

Crab Martini

Appetizers, Snacks and Starters

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms(with Sausage Variation)
Stuffed Pizza Bites
Crab Stuffed Potatoes
Fried Pickles
Jalapeno Poppers
Jalapeno Chicken Poppers
Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Jalapenos
Angels and Devils on Horseback
Fried Mozzarella Cheese Sticks
Bite Size Bacon and Tomato Cups with Basil
Spicy Cheese Bites
Grape Jelly Meatballs and Little Smokies Sausages
Sausage Cheese Balls
Cheese Straws
Loaded Potato Skins
Fire 'n Ice Pickles
Muffuletta Sandwiches
Sausage Cheese Balls
Original 1952 Chex Mix
Crab Martini
Deviled Eggs
Pimento Cheese Finger Sandwiches
Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Jalapenos
Shrimp Remoulade

More Appetizers

Ain't No Thing Chicken Wings

Wings

Oven Baked Louisiana Hot Wings
Ponzu Lime Mojo Wings
Cane Syrup Glazed Sriracha Hot Wings
Hot Wings with Blue Cheese Dip
Oooey Gooey Crockpot BBQ Wings
Sticky Sweet & Spicy Oven Baked Wings
Southern Fried Hot Wings

Crawfish Rice Dressing

Seafood

Creamy Oyster Stew
Corn and Crab Chowder
Cajun Courtbouillon
Seafood and Okra Gumbo
with Shrimp, Crab and Oysters

Shrimp and Okra Gumbo
Shrimp Casserole
Crawfish Rice Dressing

More Seafood


NEW YEAR'S DAY MENU

Eggs in Purgatory

BRUNCH IDEAS

Garlic Cheese Grits
Grillades and Grits
Baked Garlic Cheese Grits Casserole
Eggs in Purgatory
Creamy Scrambled Eggs with Herbs
Hash Brown Andouille Sausage Quiche
Speedy Breakfast Casserole
French Market Beignets
Cafe au Lait
Pain Perdu Custardy French Toast
Overnight Baked French Toast Casserole
Homemade Buttermilk Pancakes
Pecan Waffles
Denver Po'boy





Ever wonder why Southerners eat certain foods
for the New Year? Read up on it here.

TRADITIONAL SOUTHERN
NEW YEAR'S DAY DINNER


Hangover Helpers

Classic Bloody Mary
Classic Hair of the Dog Bloody Mary
Bellini
Mimosa

Pork Roast
Pork

Brown Sugar Cocoa Cola Baked Ham
Cajun Glazed Ham
Smothered Pork Roast with Rice
Pork Roast with Spicy Sweet Onion Pan Sauce
Sage Pork Roast with Apple Pan Sauce
Pork Chops - Fried, Smothered, Baked
Easy Cheater Pulled Pork
Spicy Crockpot Pulled Pork
Carolina Style Crockpot Pulled Pork
Pork Ribs - 3 Recipes
Fall Off the Bone Oven Baked Ribs
Not too cold to break out the grill? Try these Grilled Ribs
Black-eyed Pea Jambalaya with Bacon, Ham and Smoked Sausage

More Pork

Corned Beef and Cabbage Hash
Greens

Collard Greens
Green Gumbo
Southern Fried Cabbage
Corned Beef and Cabbage
Corned Beef and Cabbage Hash
Scalloped Cabbage
Cajun Cabbage au Gratin
Stir Fried Cabbage with Ground Beef
Pineapple Buttermilk Coleslaw
Sweet and Sour Coleslaw
Basic Creamy Coleslaw

Deep South Hopping John

Black-Eyed Peas

Deep South Hoppin' John - Black-eyed Pea Jambalaya
Black-eye Peas and Rice
Greens and Black-eyed Pea Soup

Skillet Cornbread

Sides and Other Stuff

Southern Fried Potatoes
Colcannon - Cabbage and Potatoes
Cajun Potato Salad
Shrimp and Bow Tie Pasta Salad
Shrimp and Macaroni Salad
Shrimp and Salad
Skillet Cornbread

More Sides

Soups

Greens and Black-eyed Pea Soup

Sausage and Sweet Potato Soup with Black-eyed Peas and Cabbage
Ham and Cabbage Soup
Leek and Cabbage Soup
Turnip Green Soup
Cabbage Soup
Gumbo Z'herbes (Greens Gumbo)

More Soups, Stews, Gumbo and Chili

Fruit Iced Tea
Southern Iced Tea
Mint Iced Tea
Southern Fruit Iced Tea




And, of course, there's always
LAST CALL FOR SWEETS!
(No leftovers? Make more!)

7 Layer Bars

Cakes

Southern Pound Cake
Buttermilk Texas Sheet Cake
Apple Dapple Cake
Fresh Apple Cake
Apple Upside Down Cornmeal Cake
Lazy Daisy Cake
Sour Cream Lemon Poppy Seed Cake
Southern Caramel Cake
Strawberry Cake
Mandarin Orange Cake
Peach Crumb Cake
Red Velvet Cake
Old Fashioned Coffee Cake
Sour Cream Coffee Cake
German Chocolate Cake
Almond Joy Cake
Easy Banana Cake

Candies & Cookies

Forgotten Cookies
Crockpot Candy - Chocolate Peanut Clusters
Cornflake Candy
Old Fashioned Ting-a-Lings
Old Timey Rum Balls and Bourbon Balls
Rocky Road Squares
Rolo Pretzel Turtles
Decorator Cut-Out Sugar Cookies
Pecan Finger Cookies
Pecan Shortbread Cookies
Pusharatas
Sweet Dreams Fudge Candy
7 Layer Magic Bars
Check the Online Cookbook for even more ideas!


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5 comments:

  1. You hit the nail right on the head with this. I am a mississippi girl and we have always done this type of southern dinner for new years.

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  2. Awesome recipes! Thanks for all your postings this year. I have used several of your recipes at our Wed night church suppers and everyone loved them each time. Happy New Year to you and your family from SC!

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    1. Thank you so much Chip & Happy New Year to you also!

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  3. Wow, I'm so impressed with this site! The vast knowledge, great photos, and attention to detail really set you apart. Great work! Thank you for becoming my new go-to reference for when I need to remember some of the recipes from my childhood. You got SOUL, girl! Happy New Year!!

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