We don’t have an opportunity to get together with our friends in a small and intimate environment very often. Throw a small dinner party and invite your friends over for a fun night of laughing, chatting and food. The Kitchn has several great ideas that can help you through a successful dinner party at Balmoral Village.
I have a spring birthday that coincides with peak strawberry season, so these glorious berries always feature in the festivities. Though some might think it overkill, this year I am dreaming of an all strawberry menu, from crostini appetizers to old-fashioned strawberry shortcake, a Victoria sponge cake (Two desserts? Why not?!), and this sparkly homemade soda. More
Last week we heard some requests for “appetizers without cheese”. Yes, it is just about the easiest thing in the world to slap some goat cheese on a cracker and put an olive on top. Cheese makes appetizers easy. But let’s move on, shall we? There is a wide world of spreads and dips beyond soft cheese and yogurt; here are 10 favorites that go big on flavor without any cheese. More
A beautiful fruit tart, and sesame-tamari vegetables in today’s Delicious Links. More
For most of us the three, two or even one-martini lunch are out of the question. However, a Saturday lunch menu at Atlanta’s Holeman & Finch Public House proved that you most certainly can have your mid-day drink, without the day being shot. In fact, their cocktail menu is broken down into sections titled “Errands to Run” and “The Day is Shot.” You’d be correct in assuming the first section includes low-octane cocktails and that those in the latter fall on the brawny side. Read on for my favorite of these lower-alcohol yet still very pleasurable drinks. More