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Christmas Dessert Ideas That Are Out of This World

December 3, 2018

christmas-cake-pops

If there’s one thing aside from the gifts that you can’t forget to bring to any Christmas Eve or Christmas Day celebration, it’s the dessert – people love baked goods, and you can bet that they’ll be looking for a variety to choose from on the dessert table! But since most people bring the same desserts every year – a classic cake, some brownies, and some chocolate chip cookies – we want to help you spice some things up this Christmas; here are a few desserts we recommend: Continue Reading…

National Days & Holidays, Party Food

5 Different Fruit Cocktails to Help You Celebrate National Cocktail Day

May 10, 2018

Whether you’re getting ready for a big party or are just looking to relax by your pool on an exceptionally hot day, having a few fruity cocktail recipes on hand (or in your hand) is never a bad idea. And while there’s nothing wrong with a glass of wine or a martini, experimenting with new ingredients is a fun way to up your barista game (*insert visions of becoming Tom Cruise in Cocktail*). Take advantage of all the fresh produce spring has to offer by adding some fruity touches to your favorite drinks.

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Fun and Fruity Fall Inspired Cocktails

September 19, 2017

The seasons aren’t the only things that are beginning to change — so are our taste buds. As the warm evenings of summer become the cool nights of fall, it only makes sense that our favorite cocktails match the changing temperatures. With sweater weather officially upon us, it’s time to welcome apples, pears, and of course, pumpkin, back into our cocktail Rolodex. This season, relax and unwind with a few of these fall inspired cocktails. Continue Reading…

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DIY Fourth of July Appetizers and Desserts

July 3, 2017

It seems like just last week we were all watching the ball drop and ringing in 2017. But alas! Can you believe we’re already halfway through the year and gearing up to celebrate the Fourth of July? While we’re sure you’ll have plenty of red, white, and blue decorations at your barbecue, there’s no such thing as being too patriotic on Independence Day, so make sure your food is on theme too!    Continue Reading…

Gatherings & Events, National Days & Holidays, Party Food

How To Make Sure Your Memorial Day BBQ Is a Hit

May 25, 2017

It seems like just last weekend we were all showering mom in flowers and chocolates for Mother’s Day — where did the time go? With only a few days left until Memorial Day, many of us will be kicking off the summer around the barbecue with friends and family. But there’s a lot more to a barbecue than just turning on the grill and dusting off your lawn chairs. If you want to have a truly unforgettable Memorial Day barbecue, here are a few things you should consider before, during, and after the party. Continue Reading…

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St. Patrick’s Day Appetizers That Are Sure To Please

March 8, 2017

Homemade Irish Soda Bread for St. Patrick's Day

No matter your nationality or heritage, on March 17th, we’re all Irish! On this lucky day, the whole country breaks out into a celebration of all things green. If you’re skipping the bars and restaurants this year and hosting your own St. Paddy’s Day celebration instead, there’s plenty you can do to transform your house into an Irishman’s paradise – starting with the food. From traditional Irish dishes to fun green-colored snacks, here are a few appetizers that are sure to please any party-goer. Continue Reading…

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Best Food & Wine Pairings

February 13, 2017

Two glasses of white and red wine with food at sunset, toned

Wine lovers know just how well the perfect wine can bring out the flavors of their favorite foods. Some wine and food pairings are well known – like a full-bodied red with red meats, or white wines with fish. But for those of us who prefer boxed wine over Cheval Blanc 1947 (which yes, is one of the most expensive wines in the world, at $33,000 a bottle), not all pairings are so obvious. If you’re planning a fruit and wine tasting or just want to embrace your inner sommelier, here is our guide to wine and fruit pairings.

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