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Cookbook review: Winter Cocktails

Relish Decor Winter Cocktail Cookbook

It’s that time of year. The cold weather is keeping you indoors, making you crave the warmth of a lit fireplace and likely in search of a new winter cocktail. We have the perfect suggestion for you if you’re looking for new cocktail recipes for cold nights, any winter party, or just to enjoy. “Winter Cocktails: Mulled Ciders, Hot Toddies, Punches, Pitchers, and Cocktail Party Snacks” by Maria Del Mar Sacasa is Relish Decor’s go to pick this winter season. There is something for everyone and every occasion. If mixing up a new cocktail sounds like something you want to try, swing by and snag this book for yourself.

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Cookbook Review: Tasting Paris – 100 Recipes to Eat Like a Local

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Fast Review: Everyone knows Paris is a culinary destination. Combine the beauty of the city with the charm and enthusiasm of author, Clotilde Dusoulier, and you’ve got a hundred recipes for success (not to mention inspiration to plan a trip to Paris). Grab this look and say oh là là!

Clotilde Dusoulier is a French food writer based in Montmartre, Paris. Her blog and cookbooks are all about celebrating the joys of cooking and being truly excited about it. She believes recipes should be simple, approachable, with a creative twist. She lives in a culinary mecca and gives readers her look into the vibrant and robust Parisian food scene. Readers of this book will fall in love with her accessible recipes, delightful stories and the beautiful photography (of both the food and the city)!

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Pretty in Pink

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Pretty in Pink isn’t just your favorite 80’s rom-com anymore. It’s the perfect color to accent your home or a dream theme for a bridal shower. We’ve gathered our top ten items at Relish Decor that will fit into a palette inspired by cotton candy, pink champagne, and fresh florals.

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5 reasons to love the Staub Essential Pot

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Our latest cast-iron obsession is with the Staub Essential Pot, a new staple of cast-iron cookware.
These little beauties are also stovetop and oven safe, with enameled bottoms for safe cooking on a myriad of surfaces. Unlike the squared bottoms and flatter lids of Staub’s round cocottesthe Essential Pot features a more rounded interior and a domed lid. The shape lends itself for more even heat transference, perfect for risottos and stews, where even heating is vital.  

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Fall Style Trends

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Fall is one of our favorite seasons to be in the kitchen. There is a certain hum in the air as the leaves begin to change color and the days start getting shorter. Time to start planning for the holidays! We have hand-picked this year’s top autumn style trends to make sure your table knocks the socks off all of your guests. Whether you are drawn toward hues of grey (the hot new neutral), love using texture to give dinnerware a pop, or are ready to invest in timeless European pieces for your kitchen, make sure to read on for the full list of favorites!

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Kristin + Brad: Lavender Summer Wedding

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We love a wedding with a bold color palette, especially when it involves ombré shades of purple. Kristen and Brad captured the romantic essence of soft lavenders and radiant orchid on their big day at Strong Mansion. A classic English garden setting was the perfect backdrop for saying “I do” beneath cascades of lilac blooms. Coordinated table linens, dramatic uplighting, and flowing bridesmaid dresses all tied into the color scheme. It all came together on a sunny summer afternoon, read on for tons of gorgeous details from this fabulous outdoor wedding!

Want more wedding inspiration? Check out our past featured weddings.  Recently engaged? Be sure to visit our registry page!

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Spring Style Trends

A new season calls for fresh decor! Brighten up your kitchen for spring with our favorite new trends: bold colorful florals, pops of shimmering gold, and earthy natural woods. Whether you are putting together a wedding registry or looking for a special Mother’s Day gift, these picks are sure to give you that warm weather feeling!

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Etiquette: Elegant Place Setting

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Setting a table is easier than it seems. Whether you are aiming for beautiful and basic or formal and fabulous, following a few easy rules can save you a lot of headache! Check out our helpful graphic above, then read our infallible tips below.

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A Gift For…The Ultimate Gift Guide

Giving a holiday gift that’s meaningful, useful, and affordable can be a challenge. But at Relish Decor we’ve got you covered! Whether you need a present for that person always trying out the latest recipes, and whipping up delicious cakes or cookies; the friend who is a bit of a cocktail aficionado; the host or hostess who always has a dinner or party going on at their place; or the great cook in your life – you can find the perfect gift at Relish Decor!

Relish Decor gifts for the baker

1. Rolling Pin $55  |  2. Dough whip $10 – Available in store  |  3. Potholder Set $24  |  4. Magnetic Kitchen Timer $17  |  5. Maple Cookbook $22.95 – Available in store  |  6. Hedley & Bennett Apron $98

 

Relish Decor gifts for the mixologist

1. Mix N Measure Cup $10  |  2. Stainless Steel Straws $12  |  3. Cocktails for the Holidays Book $19.95 – Available in store  |  4. Tippleman’s Syrups $38  |  5. Bittermilk Syrup $20  |  6. Mini Measure $8 – Available in store   |  7. Bar Mops $18

 

Relish Decor gifts for the entertainer

1. Hobnail candle $32  |  2. Fire Cracker Bark $26 – Available in store  |  3. French Stripe Linen Towel $20  |  4. Martha Stewart’s Appetizers Cookbook $27.50 – Available in store   |  5. Salt & Pepper Cellar $42  |  6. Beverage Dispenser $42

 

Relish Decor gifts for the chef

1. Cutting Board Oil $34  |  2. Plenty Cookbook $35  |  3. Prime Cuts Dishtowel $16  |  4. Fruitwood Utensil $18  |  5. Cutting board $138 – Available in store

 

Let’s not forget the stocking stuffers! Who doesn’t like reaching down the stocking on Christmas morning and discovering small, fun and useful little gifts! Here are our top 6 stocking stuffer ideas for her and for him!

Relish Decor stocking stuffers for her

1. Embossed bowls $8  |  2. Deer dishtowel $16 – Available in store  |  3. Measuring spoons $6 – Available in store   |  4. Cake tester $10  |  5. Wine pearls $26 – Available in store   |  6. Colorful Dishcloths $12 – Available in store

 

Relish Decor stocking stuffers for him

1. Black linen dishtowel $20  |  2. Old Man Drinks $14.95 – Available in store  |  3. Wall Mount Bottle Opener $10  |  4. Bittermilk Syrup $20  |  5. Whiskey Stones $26 – Available in store   | 6. Beef jerky $8.50- Available in store

Crisp Autumn Collection

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The kids are headed back to school, time to reclaim the kitchen and get back to basics. Upgrade your kitchen tools to hand-carved wooden utensils, organize your pantry with colorful jars, and master Michael Ruhlman’s classic cooking techniques. This crisp autumn collection will definitely earn you an A+ in decor!

1. Recipe Binder $60 | 2. Notebook Mug $16 | 3. Math Dish Towel $16 | 4. Plaid Jars $12 | 5. Fruitwood Utensils $18 | 6. Chalkboard Ramekins $24 | 7. Ruhlman Cookbooks $25 | 8. Fruitwood Measuring Spoons $36