Are you planning on hosting a sit down dinner for a few important guests?
Well, we have just the right tips to help keep your calm in preparing for it.
- Perfect China
Choosing the best China that suits the type of food your guests would enjoy is very important. For example: if you were to have some simple food then it would be best to have them presented well on simple pottery.
For most of us who would like the easy way out then going for White China would be the better choice as that would make any food look good, as it won’t conflict with the color of the food, and you will also be able to mix match the pieces well.
- Extra Soup Bowls:
They play a very important role in binding together the entire meal, with their versatility, to be used as salad bowls, liquid condiment holders, small serving dishes, chip bowls and so on.
- Large Mugs and Wine Glasses:
Being the best bet for informal Dining, they can be used to serve anything from water to wine, soft drinks to cranberry juice, with a gracious and generous feeling.
- Inspiring Table Coverings:
The real deal breaker is having the perfect table covering that inspires the palate and sets the mood. Try a variety of sheets, bed coverings or any material on which a hem can be sewn, and go ahead and get creative. For example: Lacy tablecloths being a romantic touch to the dining experience.
- Fresh Flowers:
Flowers have always been the centerpiece to any fulfilling dining experience and therefore it is always very important to keep them reasonable in size as too bushy can inhibit communication.
- Light Dessert Dishes:
These can vary in style and weight from the rest of the china where desserts like icecream or other runny after-dinner delights can be served in soup bowls. Also, if you’d like a little self deception, use Lighter more delicate plates can be used to make the dessert seem lighter in calories.
- Coffee China:
Set the perfect mood by using either fancy French China or down to earth mugs while serving coffee.