Green Door Hospitality

Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Simple Appetizer Alert: Dill Dip

A nice quick and easy appetizer for the current and upcoming holidays (depending on what you celebrate).  This dip tastes fresh, creamy and DILL-icious!  Perfect with vegetables!  And once you … Continue reading

April 18, 2014 · 10 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Individual Flourless Chocolate Cakes

Talk about decadent, these individual flourless chocolate cakes are the perfect way to close out an evening of entertaining friends.  Each guest gets their own rich cake topped with seasonal … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · 14 Comments

Casual Dining: Marinated Chicken with Cherry Tomato Risotto

Last fall, I came across a wonderful risotto dish from fellow blogger Cottage Grove House.  This Risotto with Sun Gold Tomato Sauce beckoned to me.  I filed it away to … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · 11 Comments

This Party Calls For A Theme: Spring Garden Party

I think everyone, everywhere has a mad case of spring fever!  So let’s indulge and dream shall we of warmer days to come!  One of my many favorite things about … Continue reading

March 3, 2014 · 17 Comments

This Party Calls For a Theme: Dr. Seuss Throwback

In honor of Throw Back Thursday, Dr. Seuss’s birthday coming up this Sunday (March 2), and the fact that it has been quite the busy week, here is the Dr. … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · 11 Comments

Entertaining Basics — Having a Beverage Station

Entertaining can be stressful and time consuming enough without spending every waking moment worrying if everyone’s drinks are filled.  Beverage stations help alleviate some of that stress.  Now that’s not … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · 20 Comments

Elegant and Affordable: Roasted Asparagus with Balsamic Browned Butter

Asparagus season is almost upon us.  And I feel like with the way some of the weather has been in this country lately, a little taste of spring is just … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · 21 Comments

Super Occasions: Tenderloin with Port Reduction and Bleu Cheese

This meal shouts romantic and elegant dinner for two (if you’re an omnivore that is).  The port sauce combined with the distinct flavor of the cheese really hits this meal … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · 17 Comments

Simple Appetizer Alert: Three Cheese Walnut Spread

You had me cheese and walnut!  This is a deliciously savory appetizer that is perfect to serve for guests — or to bring for a potluck!  There are only a … Continue reading

February 4, 2014 · 18 Comments

Hostess Gifts: Housewarming Gift Box

Purchasing a new home — whether it be your first, second, or third — can be a very exciting yet stressful time.  There is so much to do and remember.  … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · 19 Comments