Author: MaryK

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hospitality, wine

Hospitality @ Home: Home Party Set Up with Bar

At the very least, separate the bar/ beverage area from the food area. Browsing a buffet is a different speed than dashing off a martini or pouring a glass of Chianti. Plus beverage areas involve sloshing, splashing, ice, lemon wedges, and all manner of things that you wish to keep […]

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Restaurant 101

Restaurant 101: Marking

Mark– verb. The act of setting a table with the appropriate utensils for the next course. “Desserts are up for table four, have they been marked?” “Yes, everyone has coffee spoons and dessert forks” Usually marking is performed by the server, though in some establishments the duty is shared equally […]