This dip is elegant summer party food. Think picnic, entertaining on the patio, outdoor concert on the grass, white wine, grown-ups, etc. I had it for the first time at a party at my friend Lisa's house a few weeks ago. Let's just say, if an empty bowl is the sign of a good dish, this one's a sure winner -- it was the first thing gone from th
Pretty paper goods are no match for an unruly summer breeze at an outdoor party. River rocks (available by the bag at garden centers) help keep plates and napkins where they belong, even after they've left the serving table. Pile them in a bucket on the buffet table for guests to grab along with their utensils; you'll avoid having to chase flyaways. Read more at Marthastewart.com: Outdoor Entertaining Ideas and Recipes
mason jar lanterns.