So much thought goes into entertaining, so why stop at the recipe? Here is a roundup of beautiful save-and-splurge-worthy serving dishes to bring out at your next party or get together.
For the antique lover, try a crystal cake plate
This intricate crystal cake plate gives the impression of an expensive vintage piece, featuring a beautiful pattern that slowly reveals itself with each cake slice. It’s a must for entertaining all year round. Pair it with this cake for an impressive display.
For the modern sophisticate, try a porcelain 3-tier cake stand
There’s a reason why foodies prefer to showcase their goods on white surfaces: it provides a perfect neutral backdrop that’s refined and subtle. Whether you add a different dessert to each layer of this budget-friendly porcelain stand or go with a monochromatic scheme, guests will ooh and ahh over this elegant cake stand. Pair it with these cookies or brownies.
For the fun-loving host, try these graphic bone china bowls
The architectural shape of these inexpensive bone china bowls add a graphic element to desserts like ice cream. Serve up any flavour and top with an impressive chocolate sauce for a modern addition to an ice cream sundae station.
For the gold enthusiast, try golden dessert plates
The gilded detailing in these hand-painted plates helps add an instant wow factor to desserts like slices of cake or a delicious tart. You even can mix and match them with similarly coloured dessert plates you’ve collected over the years for a unique, bohemian look.
For the trend focused, try a wood marble covered server
Clean design lines and mixed materials give this splurge-worthy server a stylish Scandinavian feel. Use it to display cheese or stackable desserts, day or night. The best part? It keeps food covered and fresh until ready to serve.