Every Meal Needs To End With This Strawberry Sorbet Recipe

It is always nice to sit down to a homemade meal, rather it be in a restaurant or at home, but the end of our meals should be just has important has the beginning of our meals. This is why you should serve up this tasty and refreshing Strawberry Sorbet recipe in pretty oval deli cups.

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Enjoy this refreshing strawberry sorbet recipe served in these pretty oval deli cups.

This recipe offers a nice end to any meal. Plus, the oval deli cups are durable and add a lovely modern touch to any restaurant or home tablescape. You and your dinner guests are going to be very pleased with both these amazing heavenly gifts.

Refreshing Strawberry Sorbet Recipe:

Ingredients you will need:

12 cups of hulled strawberries, this is about 4 pounds, you can use fresh or frozen berries.

1 cup of water

2 Tablespoons of lemon juice

4 teaspoons of vanilla extract, pure vanilla extract works really well in this recipe

1 cup of sugar

Directions:

Put strawberries in food processor and blend until smooth.

Put water, lemon juice, vanilla extract and sugar in a saucepan, then heat it over medium heat until the sugar is dissolved.

Pour this water/sugar mixture into the berry mixture, then place it in the fridge until cold, this takes about 4 hours.

Pour the sorbet into an ice cream maker, then mix according to directions on your ice cream maker.

If you don’t have an ice cream maker, freeze the sorbet in shallow metal cake pan or in ice cube trays for about 6 hours, after it freezes, break the sorbet a part and place it back into the food processor and mix until smooth.

Serve in pretty oval deli cups, the best part about serving this in deli cups is at the end of dinner if your guests want to take some sorbet home, they can just put the miniware lid on the deli cup and safely take the sorbet with them.

 

 

 

Using Plastic Containers With Lids In Restaurants

Do you believe that plastic containers should only be used to put your leftovers in after dinner? Well, this isn’t so, restaurants can benefit from using plastic containers with lids, too. Matter of fact, a lot of restaurants already use plastic containers regularly for edible and non-edible items. The three most common places where a restaurant uses these types of containers is in the kitchen, dining area and hostess stand/check out area.

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These plastic deli cups with lids should be in very restaurant.

Using Plastic Containers with miniware lids in Restaurant Kitchens:

One plastic container that gets used a lot in a restaurant kitchen is the large deli cup and lid. These vessels are made of premium material so you can use them as to go boxes when a customer as a small amount of food left and wish to take it home.

Plastic deli cups are versatile, durable and offer a modern touch to any kind of culinary treat. They are definitely great to have in the kitchen.

Using Plastic Containers with miniware lids in Restaurant Dining Areas:

If your restaurant offers crayons at the tables for children to use while they wait for their food to arrive, then you could put the crayons in pretty oval deli cups. These cups look amazing on any kind of restaurant tabletop.

If your restaurant places food on the tables for customers to snack on while they wait for their food, then Terzetto dishes and lids would work perfectly to hold your the food you serve.

Using Plastic Containers with miniware lids in Restaurant Hostess Stands/Checkout Areas:

You could offer mints or other types of candy on the stand and feature it in plastic cups, but don’t forget to put a fabulous miniware lid under the counter so at the end of the day you can cover the goodies up for the night.

terzetto plates

You should try these Terzetto plates out in your Restaurant or at your Catering events.

There are many way to use plastic containers with miniware lids in your restaurants, this type of tableware is definitely products that all restaurants can benefit from using in their establishments. You should try using them now.

 

 

Unique Recipe For Catering Events

Do you cater many parties or own your own catering company? If so, you might want to start including venison in with the foods you serve on a regular basis. Venison can be used in a bunch of ways, in a variety of recipes and tastes delicious. One way that my family, friends and catering clients like to eat it is in the below recipe, Venison sausage. Everyone I know loves the texture, flavor and taste of this yummy treat. Plus, we all love seeing venison sausage sitting on beautiful white plates at dinner time or any time for that matter.

med white plates

These white plates make great vessels for catering events.

Medium Modern White Plates add a special touch to the sausage, they offer a classy elegance to it. Plus, these plates are durable and heavy duty so we can use them in all our catering events. Inside or Out, these plates hold up well. You will find that white modern plates are the kind of tableware that makes people smile and happy, which means your guests will be honored to have you cater every one of their party celebrations.

Yummy Venison Sausage:

Ingredients you will need:

2 Pounds of Ground Venison Sausage

16 ounces of Bacon, chopped or minced

2 teaspoons of sage

1 teaspoon of ground ginger

1/2 teaspoon of pepper

1 1/2 teaspoons of onion salt

Directions:

Mix together venison, bacon, sage, ginger, pepper and onion salt. Using your hands, make patties, it is best to use about 1/4 cup of the mixture to make each patty. Now, you can fry the patties in a frying pan on the stove, grill them or freeze them to use later at future catering events.

If you plan to use them right away or even in the future, don’t forget to feature them on pretty white plates, you will amaze everyone by using these plates and making this yummy sausage recipe.

 

5 Good Reasons To Use White Plates At Your Wedding

Your day is about to arrive, you have been planning this important event for some months now, every detail has been addressed, except you can’t believe what a nightmare clean up is going to be after the reception. There will be dirty dishes on top of dirty dishes. However, you can ease the burden of cleaning all those dishes by simply deciding to use white plates that are disposable as tableware at the reception.

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Medium White Plates make fantastic Wedding Plates.

Besides making clean up easier, here are 5 More Good Reasons To Use White Plates At Your Wedding:

1. Cost – White disposable plates are cost efficient. We all know a wedding can be very costly so by using these plates you can save some money. Perhaps buy your white plates in bulk, might save you even more money.

2. Variety – White plates come in a bunch of  sizes, shapes and designs so you can choose ones that fit perfectly with your wedding decor. Plus, white will match any color scheme that you have at your reception hall.

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You really should consider using white plates at your wedding.

3. Easier: White plates are lightweight, easy to transport. This means that you can transport them easier than you can other kinds of tableware.

4. Beauty: White plates offer a special beauty to party settings. This means they will look amazing and add elegance to your wedding tables.

5. Durable: White plates are made from premium material so you don’t have to worry about them breaking in the hands of your wedding guests.

There are many reasons why you should use white plates at your wedding, but the main reason is that these plates will make your special day a lot less stressful thus you will be able to enjoy it with all your heart and soul. Make your day the best it can be by using white wedding plates and other disposable wedding tableware.

 

 

10 Steps For Making Yummy Sushi On Asian Spoons

It often takes people a long time to master the art of making sushi, but with these 10 steps you can become a sushi master quicker than most anyone in town. The fact is making sushi is fun, once you figure out how to do it. You could have a sushi party and invite all your friends over to create their own sushi, which would be a really fun thing to do on a Saturday afternoon.

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Fun is in the air, make some sushi and serve it on pretty Asian spoons.

Steps to making yummy sushi:

Ingredients and Tools You will Need:

1 1/3 cups of sushi rice

2 Nori sheets

12 Sticks of Imitation Crab

1 Avocado

Sesame Seeds

Lemon juice

12 Lovely Porcelain Asian Spoons

Plastic Wrap

Bamboo Mat

Step 1. Wrap your bamboo mat with plastic wrap.

Step 2. Break a Nori Sheet in half, sometimes these sheets are hard to break, if you are having trouble breaking them, try using scissors to cut it. After you cut it, Place the shining side down on the bamboo mat.

Step 3. Take a handful of sushi rice and place on Nori Sheet, try to make the rice about 1 cm high, you don’t need to press it down just place it all over the Nori Sheet.

Step 4. Sprinkle sesame seeds over the rice.

Step 5. Flip the Nori Sheet Over, so the rice is now on the bottom.

Step 6. Put crab sticks along the bottom edge of the Nori Sheet.

Step 7. Now, line up the avocado sticks right beside the crab sticks.

Step 8. Put a few drops of lemon juice over the avocado.

Step 9. Roll you sushi up, inside out.

Step 10. Cut into small round pieces.

Now, the final step, place a piece of your sushi roll onto a elegant porcelain Asian mini spoon. Serve and Enjoy.

 

 

Mini Spoons – The Best Way To Serve Appetizers

Most of the time people serve appetizers at cocktail parties and catering events because  it gives people the opportunity to mingle and carry around their food at the same time. For the most part, appetizers are small sized, which makes them a whole lot easier to carry around than a big plate of food. So, if you are the host or caterer of an event than you must come up with ways to serve smaller sized portions of food so everyone can move freely around and chat with one another.

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Mini bamboo spoons make excellent vessels for appetizers.

This brings us to mini spoons, which is one of the best ways to serve up appetizers or other small sized culinary treats. Mini spoons come in a variety of sizes, shapes and designs, you can always find ones that meet your needs and the food you are serving at the event or party. Plus, many appetizer or mini spoons are disposable so you can simply throw them away after using them, which makes clean up a snap.

If you are focused on helping out the environment or should we say “going green”, then you can even find mini spoons that are 100% biodegradable and many mini spoons are made from sustainable resources. The best part about these sweet little spoons is you can use them in outdoor or indoor food settings because some of them offer charm, some elegance, but they all offer style and durability.

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Mini silver spoons work great for upscale party functions.

So, if you are catering an upscale wedding or a casual backyard bar-b-que and plan to feature appetizers or bite sized desserts at your event, then remember to include mini spoons in the supplies you buy for your party. You might even want to buy a few different styles because putting a few kinds together on a table or buffet would had a unique touch to your overall party decor.

 

 

Everyone Loves Tapas, Why Not Try These Tapa Recipe

Everyone loves tapas, which is why many restaurants and caterers are serving tapas every day all week long. Tapas are a wide variety of appetizers, snacks and other goodies in Spanish cuisine. These yummy treats can be served hot or cold, a hot tapa might be a chopito or flash fried prawns, a cold tapa might be olives or cheese. The purpose of tapas is to encourage conversation between the clientele of a restaurant or guests of a catering event.

You will need a way to serve your tapa, which is why you should get your hands on some modern tasting plates. You can get these kind of plates in a variety of styles, sizes and designs. They are made from plastic, bamboo, wood and porcelain. The best thing is hot and cold tapas both will look amazing on any tasting plate, but you may want to pick several different plates so you can feature two or three different ones.

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These seagreen amuse bouche plate adds elegance to your tapa creations.

Here is a Delicious Tapa Recipe and Serve it on classy Seagreen Amuse Bouche Tasting Plates:

Ingredients you will need:

2 cups of extra virgin olive oil

8 cloves of garlic, minced well

12 whole dried red chiles

1/2 cup minced flat leaf parsley

4 pounds of shrimp, peeled and deveined

Salt

Directions:

Using a deep skillet, heat the extra virgin olive oil, add the garlic, chiles and parsley, cook these ingredients for about 10 minutes. Now, add the shrimp and cook until they are a translucent pink color, this should take about 3-4 minutes. Once shrimp is cooked, take a couple of them and put on a pretty amuse bouche plate, top with some of the sauce. Serve in your restaurant or at your catering event.

This is a very yummy tapa recipe, hope you enjoy it.

 

 

Host Your Own Wine Tasting Party

The best way to learn about wine is to host your own tasting party in your home. Of course, the more you know about wine, the more fun the party will be for everyone. However, even if you are an amateur wine connoisseur you will have a great time with everyone and get the chance to enjoy a glass of wine and some delicious food. Here are some of things you will need if you plan to host your own wine tasting party.

First, get yourself some pretty wine glasses, mini wine glasses are great and fun to use at wine tasting parties. You can get a variety of different shapes, sizes and styles of wine glasses that will add to the fun of the party.

Second, plan a menu that includes bite sized appetizers, little desserts are nice, too. You could make some mini mushroom tartlets, little ham roll-ups and  perhaps some cute little meatloafs.

Third, get some pretty tasting dishes. You can get tasting plates to match the elegant decorations you will be using at your wine tasting party. Tasting plates are perfect tableware that offer a modern touch to parties, catering events and restaurant establishments.

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This is one elegant tasting plate.

Things to consider when picking out tasting plates:

1. How many people will be coming to your party? You need to know an approximate number of guests so you can make sure to purchase enough plates.

2. What style of plates do you want to use at your party? You can find tasting plates that are really elegant, some that are pretty and some that add charm to your party decor.

3. How much food will you be serving at your party? If you plan to serve many appetizers, then you will want to get slightly bigger plates like Round Bamboo Plates. However, if you are only going to serve one or two small sized appetizers, then you could use some adorable little plates like the Shooting Star Appetizer plates.

round bamboo plates

Round bamboo plates make great tableware for tasting parties.

Throwing and attending a wine tasting party can be a lot of fun, just follow these few tips and enjoy the night.

 

How To Dry Peppers And Showcase Them

Do you use a lot of dried peppers? Don’t you want to use the best dried peppers in town? If so, you should think about drying your own peppers. Yes, this might seem a little strange to you, but it is a great idea. See, by drying your own peppers you know exactly what you are getting in regard to the peppers you use in your kitchen. Plus, dried peppers last a very long time in the pantry, which means when you dry peppers you will always have a bountiful of peppers on hand at all times.

After you dry your peppers you can store some of them in your pantry, but don’t forget to put a few peppers in a charming medium bamboo boat and showcase them for all your guests to enjoy. Bamboo boats make great vessels for showcasing dried peppers, dried fruits and much more. These amazing disposable plates add a modern touch to any kind of food display so you can use them at home, in a restaurant or for catering events.

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Dried peppers look amazing in these charming bamboo boats.

Steps for drying peppers:

Remember you can use any kind of pepper, For examples :Habanero, Jalapeno, Serrano and really any pepper you want to preserve. You might want to wear gloves if you are going to dry any kind of hot pepper.

Step 1. Wash your peppers and lay them on a clean towel so they can dry.

Step 2. Once peppers are completely dry, cut off the top of each one.

Step 3. Now, cut the peppers lengthwise, then into halves or quarters. (Note: if a pepper has any kind of mold on it, make sure to throw that one out.)

Step 4. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.

Step 5. Put the slices peppers on the parchment lined cookie sheet.

Step 6. Bake peppers at 200 degrees for 3-5 hours. (Note: it is a good idea to start checking your peppers to see if they are dry after 30 minutes and every 30 minutes until they are dried out.)

Step 7. You can tell the peppers are dried out, when you can crumble them in between your fingers, remember to wear your gloves when checking to see if your peppers are dried enough.

Step 8. Once peppers are dried, take them out of oven, put in a glass jar and store them in your pantry. (Note: remember to keep some of them out and place these ones in a cool bamboo boat so everyone can see your creative talents.)

 

 

 

New Wave Of Disposable Plates

You are a caterer, a darn good one, too. Your friend asked you to cater her family reunion and you graciously accepted the task. You have lots of yummy recipes that you can serve at the event, but what about the right tableware. Oh sure, you have the tableware that you always use at catering events, but this function is different it needs something unique and special in regard to tableware.

You don’t want to go out and buy fine china because there will be lots of kids at the event, kids and china don’t really mix that well. How about using the new wave of disposable tableware? If it makes you nervous to think of using disposable plates, it shouldn’t because nowadays disposable tableware is presentable, elegant, classy and offers all the qualities you need when it comes to catering events.

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A medium Bamboo boat is perfect for catering events.

In addition, disposable plates are made of eco-friendly material so you will be helping out the environment when you use this type of tableware. Bamboo, plastic and wood is some of the material that is used to make disposable plates.

These plates are also durable, which means you can put practically any food item on them. The new wave of disposable tableware can withstand outdoor elements so if the reunion is at a park or some other outdoor venue than this tableware is definitely what you should be using at the event.

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Medium Bamboo Plates, great way to serve food at catering events.

Disposable plates come in many sizes, shapes and designs so you can find just the right kind of vessel to showcase all your culinary creations. You really can’t go wrong by using these kinds of plates, they are some of the best party plates on the market, these days.

The new wave of disposable plates is much better than any disposable tableware you used in the past. It is truly worth using this kind of tableware at any and all your catering events from here on out.