29 Foods on a Stick
We certainly can’t explain the intricacies of why everyone loves to eat food on a stick. Maybe it is the novelty of eating with your fingers without getting them messy. It could be the nostalgic feeling one gets from eating food reminiscent of our childhood favorites… corndogs, lollipops, popsicles. Whatever the reason, it cannot be denied that if you bring food on a stick, people will eat it…and love it. Don’t question perfection. Here is a list of foods that were made for eating from a stick, as well as some that maybe hadn’t crossed your mind as being stick-worthy.
Appetizers on a stick
Melon and prosciutto, drizzled with basil pesto
Buffalo chicken tenders- serve with bleu cheese dressing
Scallops and bacon
Shrimp and mango
Sausage and bell peppers
Steak and mushrooms
Salad on a stick
Caprese salad, great idea and recipe from Terri’s Table.
Cobb salad- boiled eggs, turkey, tomatoes, bacon- serve with salad dressing
Snack on a stick
Soft pretzels- serve with cream cheese dip
Rice Krispie treats- add to the fun with some sprinkles
Dessert on a Stick
Bananas dipped in chocolate and sprinkles
Chocolate dipped marshmallows
Chocolate dipped strawberries
Caramel dipped apples or pears
Not just any stick will do. Confetti Couture’s wooden lollipop sticks with the traditional wooden bead are classy and don’t become soggy like paper sticks can. Available in two sizes, these wooden lollipop sticks are perfect to use as skewers, picks, drink stirrers, and so much more. Stock up. Food on a stick is, and always will be, the favorite on the party buffet.