Best Happy New Year Food Menu

Happy New Year Food Menu

Our spread of New Year’s Eve food includes the best New Year’s Eve appetizers that will kick the night off right, delicious main courses and sides that will steal the show, and holiday desserts that will cap the year off with the perfect touch. We’ll even help make sure everyone has a bubbly New Year’s cocktail in hand to toast with!

Salmon Rillettes

This creamy rich spread is never out of place at a party.

salmon rillettes

Spicy-n-Sweet Snack Mix

Want to give guests something they can munch on all night without filling up? These portable cups of spiced nuts are just the thing!

spicynsweet snack mix

Pomegranate French 75

This combo of sparkling wine, cointreau, and pomegranate molasses is a delicious twist on the traditional glass of Champagne.

pomegranate french 75

Grilled Apples with Prosciutto and Honey

Here’s an impressive-yet-easy appetizer that will keep guests nibbling all night long.

grilled apples with prosciutto and honey

Pimiento Cheese Deviled Eggs

Give your shindig a bit of Southern flair with these upgraded deviled eggs.

pimiento cheese deviled eggs

The Daisy Buchanan Cocktail

This lighthearted cocktail takes inspiration from F. Scott Fitzgerald’s golden girl—who certainly knew her way around a party.

the daisy buchanan cocktail

Rosemary Beef Tenderloin with Root Vegetables

Planning a New Year’s Eve dinner? Make it a feast with this impressive roast!

rosemary beef tenderloin with root vegetables

Citrus-Roasted Salmon

If beef seems to be too heavy an option, go lighter by getting a big fillet of salmon and roasting it gently with herbs and citrus.

citrus roasted salmon

Horseradish–Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes

Pair that salmon, above, with these zesty, creamy potatoes. To make them even creamier, use a potato ricer.

horseradish–sour cream mashed potatoes

Roasted Mushrooms and Radicchio

This ultimate fall side dish boasts the rich flavor of mushrooms, a little bit bitter from fresh radicchio, and a sweet note from balsamic.

roasted mushrooms and radicchio

Chocolate Coconut Truffles

One of the best ways to keep the party going is to have plenty of bonbons available for snacking on. These simple truffles are easy to make—and even easier to eat.

chocolate coconut truffles

Cranberry Pâte de Fruit

If you’re a cranberry fan, this may be the last chance to cook up the seasonal treat until next fall. Use it to make these tangy-sweet cubes.

cranberry pâte de fruit

M5 Sidecar

This bourbon-based take on the elegant turn-of-the-century cocktail comes from Mary Heffernen of Five Marys Farms. It’s dangerously quaffable.

m5 sidecar

Hot Toddy with Charred Oranges

If the weather outside is frightful, try this. It’s festive and great for warming you up on a cold night.

hot toddy with charred oranges

Pecan, Hazelnut, and Coconut Tart

2021 has been nuts. Send off the old year with this extra-nutty tart.

pecan, hazelnut, and coconut tart


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