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Can't make it to this year's Kentucky Derby? Neither can we. But we were excited to find out we can enjoy the fastest two minutes in sports with the exact mint julep served at Churchill Downs from the comfort of our own homes!
Since eating seafood like lobster, crab and peel-and-eat shrimp is both a deluxe food experience and a hands-on activity, it's great for a party—especially in the summer. Boiling up a large pot of shellfish with all the fixings of a classic low-country boil—potatoes, smoked sausage, Old Bay seasoning and plenty of melted butter for dipping—is one of the easiest ways to feed a crowd. The benefits are endless:
Pictured Recipe: Ultimate Summer Fruit & Cheese Board
Effortless, casual entertaining in the summer wouldn't be complete without a bountiful cheese board highlighting the best of the season. Making a beautiful warm-weather cheese board is super-simple, as long as you keep a breezy, easy-going vibe when setting up the cheese and accompaniments.
Hosting the big family feast this year or having a holiday dinner party with friends? If you haven't already put together your plan, start with this festive (and impressive) holiday dinner menu. We'll help you pull it off with a printable shopping list, prep-ahead tips, step-by-step instructions, and—of course—all the mouthwatering recipes you need. This menu is made to serve 12 people, with some leftovers.