Summer Party Menus
Whether you want to fire up the grill, pack a picnic basket, or set a poolside table, we've got your menu covered.
Picnic on the Beach
The dough can be made and frozen up to one month ahead, and different colors of sanding sugar are festive for many occasions. Pack them in a hard container to prevent crushing.
- Recipe: Sugar Sand Cookies
Keep guests up and mingling by serving the wraps and yucca fries wrapped in parchment paper. Grill the corn with the husks pulled back and secured with twine to provide a convenient handle.
A variety of white wines (and even beer) will be great with this melt-in-your-mouth appetizer, but specifically try a Pinot Blanc, Chenin Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, or Columbard.
- Recipe: Coconut Shrimp with Maui Mustard
Start your electric freezer well in advance of your guests’ arrivals so this flavorful treat is well-chilled. Garnish with fresh mint leaves for a pretty presentation.
- Recipe: Blood Orange Sorbet