6 Ideas For A Foodie Hen!
The bond between a foodie bride and exceptional cuisine is as powerful as the bond between a person and their snooze button on a Monday morning...so no pressure, right?! We're here to help you navigate the world of hens party planning for a foodie hen to make her hens party dreams come true, whether she's a total sweet tooth, an Instagram foodie or home cook!
While many hens party ideas revolve around wild nights and man candy - there is a vast and delicious world of food related activities and fun to be discovered and when it comes to the perfect recipe for a foodie hens event, we have all of the ideas and inspiration you need to plan a hens party that will have her ready to say "I dough"! And when all our food ideas make you thirsty, it is definitely worth checking out our hens party cocktail making session for your next soiree!
Is your hen...
- The Sweet Tooth Foodie
The Sweet Tooth FoodieFor this dessert enthusiast, every occasion is a reason to celebrate with something sweet. Birthdays call for decadent cakes, brunch isn't complete without a touch of sugar, and dessert is on the menu every night! So when it comes to her hens party? A sugar-fest is a must, from doughnut stacks, to high tea, to sweet tablescapes and cupcake decorating - the opportunities know no bounds!
- The Instagram Foodie
The Instagram FoodieThe Instagram foodie lives by the motto "the camera eats first" and takes her inspiration from every aesthetic Instagram post and Pinterest board she can find. From colour themed table decor to custom cookies and menus, be prepared to curate the heck out of her hens soiree for this foodie!
- The Carbs Are Life Foodie
The Carbs Are Life FoodieBecause carbs ARE life, and we refuse to hear otherwise! Carbs aren't just nutrients, they're the essence of joy! Be it fries, bread, bagels or a buttery croissant, this foodie is savouring the goodness of life one glorious carb at a time. Treat your hen to a delicious Italian feast or pasta making class to indulge her in her perfect celebration!
- The Snack Foodie
The Snack FoodieIf your hen is the unofficial snack provider of every get-together, and won't be seen on the couch without a bag of chips or block of chocolate by her side, then what better way to treat her on her hens party than with a snack extravaganza! Mix it up with both sweet and savoury, and put on the ultimate spread of all things crunchy, delicious and chocolate coated! Whether you're stocking her hotel room with snacks, or loading her up with a snack-lovers hangover kit from heaven, get creative and let the fun begin!
- The International Foodie
The International FoodieIf your hen had a passport for flavours, she would have a stamp on every page! She loves to try new cuisines, and appreciates the incredible flavours from around the world. A culinary explorer shall we say! With an international foodie hen, you can have fun with themes like Italian pizza parties, Japanese sushi parties or Mexican taco parties and even have your guests dress to the theme!
- The Nostalgic Foodie
The Nostalgic FoodieThe nostalgic foodie hen loves memory making, and reminiscing on those younger days that made her who she is today! Her hens party is the perfect opportunity to give a nod to her love of story telling from her childhood, and put on a nostalgic spread like never before! Where every bite is a journey down memory lane, allowing her to travel back in time to the days of sleep overs, pajama parties and posters on the walls!
No matter what kind of foodie your hen is, we can bet that she believes that food is the answer to all of life's problems...
And we agree!
Your bride to be deserves a celebration as indulgent as her favourite dessert, and so have the 6 best foodie hens ideas to get the party started!
Top 6 Foodie Activities
1. Hens Party Pizza Making
Let's be honest, who doesn't love pizza?! Especially when it's crafted by hand with love, and enjoyed with friends! A hens party pizza making class will transport you straight to the heart of the Italian Riviera, no passport required!
From kneading your own pizza dough, to choosing the perfect array of toppings from lashings of mozzarella to fragrant fresh basil, vine ripened tomatoes, freshly sliced pepperoni and so much more...embrace the challenge of making the perfect pizza! With your own personal chef host to teach you the tips, tricks and traditional Italian methods for the perfect slide, soon your creation will be ready to head straight into the wood fired oven, next stop - your taste buds!
This little slice of la dolce vita awaits you for the ultimate foodie hen experience. And to top it off, you can all cheers to amore as you indulge in your creations afterwards!
2. Hens Party Pasta Making
This one is for the hens who love their carbs, and still find themselves talking about that one perfect bowl of fettucine they had in Rome 8 years ago. The ultimate hens party pasta making experience is full of pasta-bilities for photo opportunities, learning, fun and total carb loading of course!
Picture this: You arrive to our professional kitchen where you and your squad are armed with rolling pins and aprons, ready to knead and twirl the afternoon away as you learn to make pasta from scratch and indulge in a little friendly competition along the way. Who can roll the longest spaghetti strand, and who can beat the chef in a dough spinning competition? It's a culinary showdown in the best way possible...the one where everyone wins because, let's face it, pasta is the real MVP here.
After you have perfected your pastas, it's time to indulge with the ultimate hens dinner party as you enjoy the fruits of your labour. Pasta la vista baby!
3. Hens Party Dumpling Making
Why dumplings, you ask? Well, for starters, they're like little pockets of happiness – just like the bride herself! But our favourite thing about dumpling making? It's such a unique hens party idea!
Dumpling making is not just any class, it's a total culinary adventure and hands on experience that will have everyone bonding, laughing and learning as they go. Your guests will adore learning how to fold, pleat and pinch, and just wait until you try all of the divine fillings and flavours. Life changing! From here it's simple...create, eat, repeat!
Be sure to get the recipe card from your chef host, because you will definitely want to showcase your new dumpling skills at that next dinner party!
4. Hens Party High Tea
Elegant, sophisticated and totally indulgent, a hens party high tea is a classic idea for a reason! Whilst many hens groups love the high tea for the Instagrammable photo opportunities, the family friendly atmosphere and the opportunity to get a little fancy and dress up with your best girls...a high tea is equally adored for the incredible food.
Foodie hens rejoice, a high tea ticks every box for a stunning experience. Sweet & savoury flavours, hot and cold food options and aesthetic tri-tiered displays are just the beginning. From light fluffy scones with lashings of jam and cream to warm and crumbly quiches, creamy cheesecake bites to decadent colourful macarons, a high tea can offer it all!
If you want to indulge in delectable treats that rival the fanciest Parisian patisseries, a high tea soiree is calling your name. Prepare to clink your teacups with pinkies raised as you enjoy a spread that's as sweet as the bride herself.
5. Hens Party Grazing Spread
Why grazing, you ask? Because variety is the spice of life and the best thing about hens party grazing is that it is so versatile! No matter what you have planned for the main event, a grazing experience can compliment it perfectly.
With options from Instagrammable tablescapes spanning meters to boho styled picnic affairs, brunch platters to cure tomorrow's hangover, sweet treat grazing boxes for our sugar-lovers, custom cookie boxes for that personalised touch or a classic grazing box for a day time activity like paint and sip or flower crown making! The list goes on...
If your foodie bride to be loves to graze, that's your sign to give her a grazing experience she will never forget for her final fling! Picture an experience filled with with an abundance of cheeses, charcuterie, fresh fruits and sweet treats as the ultimate masterpiece that is both aesthetically stunning and incredible delicious.
Why grazing, you ask? Because variety is the spice of life, From velvety brie to the crunch of the perfect cracker, each bite is a culinary adventure waiting to be paired with the perfect cocktail or glass of wine!
6. Hens Party Brunch
In the world of hens party brunch – the mimosas are ever-flowing, and the food is so good, you'll want to eat it for breakfast, lunch AND dinner. Team that with a little caffeine and sunshine, and it's not hard to see why hens groups love brunch!
Whether you are brunching poolside, or enjoying breath taking ocean views - there's nothing like having the sunshine on your skin and a mimosa in your hand as you indulge with your besties! And sure...breakfast might be the most important meal of the day, but brunch is the most Instagrammable one, so get that camera ready!
A true foodie hen believes that the perfect eggs benedict is the way to anybody's heart, and she's not wrong! So too can the creamy & crisp pairing of avocado or the golden flaky pastry of a freshly baked croissant.
Kick starting the hens party with brunch sets the tone for a day of fun and celebration, so raise a glass to your bride to be and get your brunch on!
Food Inspired Hens Theme Ideas
Ready to plan the ultimate foodie hens for your bestie? Allow us to be your ultimate source of inspiration and your party planning secret weapon as we dream up the perfect celebration. We can even provide tips on what to wear on to a hens party.
Whether it's high tea, a fun hens party group cooking class, custom cookies, Instagrammable grazing or a nostalgic pajama party My Ultimate Hens is your ultimate hens night destination.