17 Non-Cheesy Baby Shower Recipes (That Aren’t an Infant Cake)
We’re just going to come out and say it: Eating baby-shaped things is kind of creepy. (Refer to exhibit A. And B. And C.) Eating mini versions of your favorite comfort foods and pretty baked goods, on the other hand? Delightful. Enter these 17 baby shower recipes that the mama-to-be and guests will love. These recipes are so good, those adorable onesies won’t be the only thing guests will be oohing and awwing over.
Mini Chicken and Waffles
Crispy meat + fluffy waffles = comfort food at its finest.
Four Crostini Recipes
Nothing says “grown-up party” like an array of elegant appetizers. (Just don’t tell anyone they only took minutes to make.)
Mini Baked Doughnuts with Chocolate Glaze
Use a cookie cutter to get a perfect round shape. (Then use self-restraint not to gobble them all up before guests arrive.)
Strawberry Chamomile Paloma Mocktail
Yep, these alcohol-free coolers taste as good as they look.
White Chocolate Party Popcorn
Because she’s ready to pop. (Sorry.)
Ice Cream Ombre Cake
Using whatever flavors and shades you fancy, this one’s also great for a gender reveal since the inside is a surprise until you slice into it.
Sparkling Lavender Lemonade
So good, you won’t even miss the alcohol.
Chocolate Chip Mini Scones
Perfect for an afternoon tea party.
Oven Baked Pickle Chips With Horseradish Chipotle Sauce
Give in to the mama-to-be’s cravings.
Mini Yogurt Cheesecakes
Prep these in advance for easy party planning.
Mini Quiches with Hash Brown Crusts
Made with crispy potatoes instead of pie dough.
Peach, Prosciutto and Brie Tart
Drizzled in honey and a syrupy balsamic reduction. Classy.