Easy Entertaining offers enough suggestions for a lifetime of entertaining - ideas ranging from the simplest to the most elegant are shared in this delightful new book. Original, fresh ideas for the inexperienced party give are included, as well as inspiration for the accomplished host and hostess. Featuring tried and true recipes that bring raves, plus practical hints, such as how to select a caterer. Examples of what is covered in Easy Entertaining: 1) Party Price Tags Needs Not Show. 2) Budget Time and Energy. 3) Mix and Match Menus and Recipes. 4) Which Wine with Which Food? 5) After-dinner Liqueurs and Cordials. 6) Invitations. 7) Checklist for a Large Party. 8) Bar Equipment. 9) How to Select a Caterer.
Edith Gilbert is the ultimate wedding planner! Known as the wedding expert, she is a feature writer for both the New York Times and the Chicago Tribune. She is the author of several other popular books on entertaining and table setting, and runs a consultation service on modern etiquette in Charlevoix, Michigan.