Category Archives: Entertaining in Style

Relish Recipe: Midnight Kiss Cocktail

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Start the New Year with a sweet and tart cocktail.

It’s time to say goodbye to 2017. Every year is full of ups and downs, rosy memories and lessons learned. We like to send things off in style and, for us, that means Champagne. The Midnight Kiss cocktail is a palate-pleasing blend of bright cranberry juice, aromatic Gin, and, of course, classic bubbly (try swapping in pomegranate juice if you want to get extra fancy). When choosing your Gin, go for something lighter on juniper and heavier on fruit like Bols Genever or Nolet’s.

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Holiday Table Inspiration: Grown Up Green and Red

No colors bring to mind this festive time of year better than red and green. We’ve put a sophisticated twist on the classic Christmas color palette with this table setting. A rich burgundy, instead of Santa-suit red, is paired with lush greenery and metallic accents. Thanks to the calligraphy-style menus and place cards, the table’s overall look captures a casual yet elegant feeling. Guests will be in the holiday spirit from the moment they sit down!

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Relish Recipe: One-Pot Pork Tenderloin

Relish Decor Blog A La Mode Frederick MD Staub Pork Tenderloin Recipe

A cozy comforting meal to serve a crowd.

So, you just got a brand new, shiny Staub Cocotte. Time to throw a dinner party! This one-pot meal is sure to please the whole crowd. We paired lean and flavorful pork tenderloin with roasted apples and root vegetables for a fabulous fall dish. Browning is a breeze on the signature enameled cooking surface. Plus, the self-basting lid ensures meat stays tender while vegetables cook through. Best of all, Staub cookware goes straight from stovetop to oven to table in classic French style. Check out the recipe, write your guest list, and get cooking!

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Top Five Favorite Serving Pieces

How to set the perfect table at your next dinner party.

Sharing a meal with friends and family is one of the best ways to make new memories together. But hosting a dinner can be intimidating, even for a seasoned home cook. You can whip up an amazing and delicious roast, but how do you set the table to equal its elegance? Don’t let all of those serving pieces leave you flustered when you should be enjoying the evening! We’ve pulled together the top, must-have serving pieces for any host who loves to entertain. Plus, some clever tips for getting the most mileage out of those beautiful bowls and pretty platters.

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Tiki Cocktails 101

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It’s no secret that tiki drinks are having a moment in the cocktail world.

But this whimsical and tasty style of drinks is much more than a passing fad. They contain an irresistible combination of fresh ingredients and high-proof booze, topped off with a heavy dose of kitschy tropical flair.

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