THE OSCARS – A Viewing Party Menu Your Guests Will Love!

To celebrate the Academy Award’s show we created a red carpet worthy menu for your Oscars viewing party, inspired by the Best Picture nominees. We suggest you prepare your thank you speech for your adoring party guests! THE OSCARS MENU Cocktail Gravity – Heavenly Inspiration Celestial Fizz Cocktail Opening Monologue Wolf of Wall Street – 80′s hors d’oeuvres Buckwheat Blinis with Crème Fraîche and Caviar American Hustle – 70’s hors d’oeuvres Crab Rangoons Angels on Horsebacks And the winner Is… Updated classic antipasto platter – great for sharing in the viewing room Feta ball with peppadews, Grissini olives and assorted crackers Grand Finale Dallas Buyer’s Club – Cowboy Style Cowboy Cookies atop RumChata milk shake {via} Celestial Fizz Cocktail Buckwheat Blinis […]

The Envelope Please…

Add Panache To Your Oscar viewing party Invites with The Academy’s Official Envelope Designer. Marc Friedland, the designer of the Academy Award winners’ envelope has designed a collection of Academy sanctioned invitations for Oscar viewing parties. Ten exclusive Oscar party invitation designs are available online for party hosts to personalize and send digitally. The Oscar Collection’s designs range from The Classic Golden Age of Hollywood to modern. There are witty takes on the iconic Oscar. There is glitz and glam (complete with Swarovski studded Oscar) to mid-60′s inspired pop art. Each design is a handcrafted original that Marc Friedland’s studio transformed into digital e-vites. Each invitation in the collection has a matching designed envelope, custom stamp, and features the never before available Oscar statuette, use […]

Spice Up Your Curry!

Make Curry At Home Curry is not a spice, rather a mélange of spices. Packaged curry is acceptable in a pinch, but pales in comparison to fresh-made curry. Toasting and grinding your curry is a sensory and taste experience. Imagine wandering through the vibrant and exotic atmosphere of a New Delhi village market. The street food vendors tantalizing scents waft into the air; sabzi kachauri [spicy potato curry], matar kulcha [curried peas with mango], chole bhature [white chickpeas curry with fried leavened bread] and chaat, a savoury snack. Bring that sensation into your home cooking experience. The curry is so aromatic and flavorful. The spice ingredients are readily available at food co-ops, where you can buy bulk. Your homemade curry powder will stay fresh for […]

What Would Frasier Serve For A Seahawks Superbowl Party?

Looking for Super Bowl recipes? We created a menu Frasier would serve – Spicy & Haute. What would Frasier serve if his farther Martin wanted to invite his buddies over to watch the Superbowl game? The Pacific Northwest’s flavors and Pike’s Place fresh-caught fish would come into play. Frasier would elevate the standard playbook menu and serve an array of re-imagined dips, chips and spreads with internationally inspired seasonings and spices. Chips in Salsa Frasier would not resort to serving the standard go-to chips and salsa combination. He would give the combo a spicy spin with homemade salsa tossed into just-fried flavored tortilla chips and sprinkled with Mexican Cotija cheese. Olé Dish Inspiration Queso Fundido al Tequila Frasier would add a […]

Entertaining Superbowl TV Commercials.

This Year’s Superbowl TV Commercials are a wacky and wonderful mix of Hotbots, ostriches, Muppets, puppies & Clydesdales, villains, War & Peace and more. For those who watch the Superbowl for the commercials, this is our Entertaining List of the best Superbowl 2014 TV commercials. Doritos ran a contest for Best Doritos Ad for Superbowl 2014 And the winner is… Doritos  ‘Breakroom Ostrich’ How can the Budweiser top their Clydesdale TV Ad of 2013? Budweiser  ‘Puppy Love’ Some Muppet fun… who can resist? Toyota Highlander  ‘The Muppets Steal A Car’ Just when things are getting Interesting… Oikos Greek Yogurt  ‘Full House Mini Reunion’ Don’t kick the tires! Kia Forte  ‘Hotbots’ An Agency Creative Blue-Sky Session… Samsung Mobile  ‘The Next Big Thing‘ […]

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Moët’s Luxury Leopard Makes an Entrance.

The Methuselah Leopard Luxury Edition The Methuselah Leopard Luxury Edition is Moet’s newest exclusive release.  The limited edition’s label is coated in 22-carat gold leaf and ensconced with a leopard motif. This exclusive edition is Moët Nectar Impérial Rosé’s boldest statement yet. Only 60 bottles were produced worldwide, reserved for the most exceptional moments. Moët Nectar Impérial Rosé distinguishes itself by its extravagant fruitiness and delightfully crisp finish, a champagne crafted to please the senses.  {via} Entertaining your most exclusive wishes xoxo

Elegant New Year’s Eve Canapés

The Menu Parmesan Shortbread Bites with Bubbly Creamy Goat Cheese with Sun-dried Tomatoes on a Crispy Spoon-Shaped Cracker Trio of Savory Madeleines Beet “Tartare” Deviled Quail Eggs Bloody Mary Soup Shots with Shrimp and Pickled Vegetables Warm Yukon Gold Blinis with Crème Fraîche and Salmon Caviar Lobster Salad Canapés image + recipes: Small Bites