Outdoor Entertaining for Spring
At last, the skies are blue, new leaves are beginning to appear, and the weather is warm. Spring is here! There’s nothing quite like that first spring meal outdoors, enjoying the beauty and the bounty of the season with friends and family. Make it your best grilling season yet with these six outdoor entertaining essentials that will transform your patio into a five star culinary experience.
Emile Henry Large Rectangular Pizza, Grilling, and Baking Stone ($60) via www.emilehenryusa.com
Crafted from all natural materials, this grilling and baking stone makes whipping up a pizza on the grill easier than ever. Available in your choice of charcoal or burgundy.
Twin Eagles 36” Outdoor Gas Grill via www.twineaglesgrills.com
The ultimate in upscale grilling, out 36” outdoor grill offers zone dividers to regulate different temperatures, an easy-to-open hood assist system, and interior lights with a hood-activated light switch for nighttime grilling.
Volcanica Wood Boat Candle ($101) via www.volcanicacandles.com
Carved by hand, this polished teak candle features eco-friendly, aromatic beeswax. The perfect centerpiece for an outdoor meal.
Cherry Bombe: The Cookbook ($35) via www.anthropologie.com
Upgrade your outdoor dining menu with tantalizing recipes like food writer Gail Simmons’ Charred Pineapple Margarita and chef Naomi Pomeroy’s Hanger Steak & Tomato Salad.
Michael Aram Dogwood Serving Set ($100) via www.michaelaram.com
Inspired by flowering dogwood, this is the prettiest stainless steel serving set you’ll ever see! Durable and perfect for spring.
Beatriz Ball Garden Banana Leaf Platter ($468) via beatrizball.com
Make a dramatic statement with this extra large, nature-inspired serving platter. Oven and freezer friendly.