Monthly Archives: December 2015

Anticipate the Anticipation (December 27 – January 2, 2016)

There’s always that little lull between dinner and the New Year’s Eve moment. I like to serve my Celebration Parfait to ease the anticipation and give an opportunity to refill the Champagne glasses with great Champagne bubbly. Happy New Year! … Continue reading

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Accolades Are Not Just For Entrees (December 20 – December 26, 2015)

We wish and pray for peace and happiness, especially during this week of Christmas. I learned at an early age that when large groups gather around the table, people tend to be the happiest when they like the food. We … Continue reading

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Make It Florentine and Make It Special (December 13 – December 19)

December’s cuisine can be highlighted with concepts which include green tones – think Florentine. The word Florentine is derived from and refers to Florence, Italy. It is also a culinary word which refers to spinach. For example, Oysters Florentine, Poached … Continue reading

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Seasonal Je Ne Sais Quoi (December 6 – December 12)

I am frequently asked about how to plan a successful party. It is simple. Offer multiple styles of interesting entertainment, offer interesting quality food selections and invite a manageable size group to attend. It is a winning combination. In order … Continue reading

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