Open your windows, ditch the sweaters, and sweep up the back deck. Spring, a time full of new beginnings and new reasons to celebrate, has finally sprung. And what better way to begin anew than with a few fresh entertaining ideas?
You could take inspiration from the world around you and host a garden party where guests show up in their Sunday best and lounge in the backyard. Terracotta pots make for stellar décor and food presentation.Prepare a delicious guacamole dish and spruce up the table with bright colors for a fancy fiesta. Make a DIY taco bar or hang a piñata out back and watch your friends flail around trying to get some sweet candy. Or simply fire up the grill and enjoy the fact that you can wear a sundress without shivering.
No matter what your style of entertaining is, a spring celebration is always called for. But if you’re entertaining this weekend, you need a spring inspired menu to get you through your soiree.Entice your guests with a spring appetizer like strawberry ricotta bread. Fill them up with grilled pizza and spring vegetable ratatouille before treating them to a refreshing frozen dessert. Oh, and don’t forget to loosen them up with a classic spring cocktail. With a killer menu like the one we curated, your guests will be basking in the culinary glory of all that is spring!
Shrimp and Avocado Salad Appetizer
One of the greatest tricks to a dinner party is finding menu items that look impressive without actually taking much work. This simple appetizer fits the bill — it only requires a few minutes of prep, but by showcasing it in the avocado shell you get a unique presentation that will wow any guests.
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- Ali Rosen
Spring Onion Bread Pudding
A savory bread pudding made of onions makes a delicious and unique side to your outdoor, spring outside party.
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