Dessert parties are by far less stressful and easily executed. Dessert parties are your answers to having fun time gatherings for those who can’t seem to find the time. In our busy world, there is not always time to stop and enjoy the fine things in life. Dinner parties are great but if every one is busy, consider the idea of dessert parties. People can come later, gather around food and share friendship. You don’t have to spend a lot of time getting ready for dessert parties but, the effect of such a party can be quite
dramatic. The effect of a dessert parties far outweighs the effort put into them.
Dessert Party Plans For A Great Evening :Coffee & Flavored Cream
Pick up some supplies. Buy paper doilies that you can use to put on a dessert plate under a piece of cake or a pretty pastry. Pick up half a dozen small coffee cups if you don’t already have some. Teacups and saucers, which used to be so much a part of a household, are wonderful for coffee parties. If possible, have a set of these on hand. They are well worth the pleasure you will get from drinking out of them. Get a special coffee and some flavored creams for the coffee.
Dessert Parties| Ice Cream & Pound Cake
Now for the desserts. Here are some simple desserts you can whip up on your own that look like they took hours. Chill wineglasses. Buy a pound cake at the local grocery stores and cut it into bite sized pieces. Also buy two flavors of ice cream. Before the guests arrive, put a layer of the ice cream and pound cake in the chilled glasses and leave them in the freezer until they are ready to serve.
Fresh Fruit Cheese & Coffee
Fresh fruit and cheese served with coffee make for a lovely, simple and diet conscious dessert. Slice the fruit in advance and arrange with the cheese, also sliced, on a cheese board or a large plate with dessert plates and napkins on the side.
Dessert Parties| Fresh Pastries / Frozen Desserts
You can buy fresh pastries at the bakery and add your own touches in presentation. You can buy frozen desserts and let them thaw during the day and pre-slice it before the guests arrive. Avoid serving pie. Pies do not work well in the ambiance of a dessert party. Gather up candles and set the stage for a delightful evening.