Category Archive: Entertaining

Mushroom Tapas

Simple appetizers for stress-free entertaining This version of the Spanish mushroom tapas, champiñones al ajillo, is a confit of mushrooms and garlic rather than a classic sautéed preparation. This means wonderfully tender mushrooms, creamy spreadable garlic, and a ton of mushroom garlic oil for dipping. Just add crusty bread and wine. Buen provecho! Mushroom Tapas …

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Pumpkin Pie Dip

Delight guests with fun flavors in summer snacks Barbecue-bash throwers, birthday-party planners and sleep-out schedulers take note — pumpkin isn’t just for Thanksgiving or Halloween anymore. This original, highly shareable and seriously easy-to-make pumpkin pie dip can make even the simplest summer backyard event a memorable one. Not only is it a wonderful treat for guests of …

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Dinner Party Ideas and a Chicken Parmesan Recipe

Planning out a dinner party can be a lot of fun. Of course, there is always a lot to do before the dinner party. You want to choose the perfect decorations, tableware, and of course, you want to have a great menu. From the drinks to the dessert, everything should be absolutely perfect. If you …

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Sundried Tomato Spread

Host this summer’s best backyard barbecue Summer is heating up and many of us are thinking about heating up the barbecue too – especially for entertaining. If you need a little refresher before your guests arrive, here are some helpful tips from Ozery Bakery, each one designed to turn up the heat on your next …

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5 ways to shake up your summer barbecue

(NC) Every group has one: the friend that always hosts the best parties, the type of nights people talk about for years. This season that friend can be you. “Most people think that good entertaining takes a lot of hard work and preparation,” says Frank Spadafina, the food product development manager with Walmart. “The reality …

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