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Four d’oeuvres to serve

 

With 4 days ‘til Christmas, we’ve got 4 ways to get your parties started off right! Enjoy our top hors d’oeuvres to serve.

Appetizer Math

The number and type of appetizers you serve all depend on the event you are hosting. Since you'll serve a full course meal at a dinner party, you can prepare fewer appetizers. For a cocktail party, appetizers will be the focus, so be sure you have plenty to go around!

Type of Event Number of Appetizers
Cocktail Party: 12 pieces per person
Dinner Party: 4 to 5 pieces per person for an early meal
6 per person for a later meal
Variety: 8 different appetizers if 50+ people
4 to 5 different appetizers for 20+ people
3 different appetizers for small gatherings

 

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