Whether it's a quiet night with friends, a
holiday open house, or a big birthday
celebration, serving a selection of
appetizers can be a fun way to
Set up a large table or several stations
throughout the house, so that your
guests can serve themselves and also
mingle with others.
TIPS FOR SETTING UP AN APPETIZER
1. Use varying heights when serving a
selection of appetizers to create visual
2. Layer items (one item slightly in front
of another); it encourages the eye to
3. You can include decorative items
alongside and between platters of food.
4. When grouping items together, use
an odd number; this technique has
been proven to be very eye pleasing.
TURN YOUR FAVORITE PLATE
INTO A PEDESTAL SERVING DISH
Cake stands are super versatile for
serving appetizers. They add height and
make a great display. But cake stands
can be difficult to store. The Serve It Up
Plate Stand has a porcelain base, topped
with a suction cup that securely affixes to
dinnerware or bowls that have a flat
bottom. Simply pull the tab to release the
plate when you're done.