October 01, 2021
Who says it has to be taco tuesday to enjoy all of your favorites: cheese dip, salsa, guacamole, the list is endless! Invite friends and family over any night of the week to enjoy great food, even better company, and of course, fabulous margaritas. Afterall, nothing brings friends together quite like a bowl of guacamole! An appetizer spread is always a good idea. Guests can graze on delicious dips while waiting for the dinner to be served. Mud Pie makes entertaining easy with dip bowls fit for any occasion!
The absolute best guacamole recipe deserves to be shared:
4 ripe avocados
½ diced onion
1 large diced tomato
Cilantro (to taste)
1 lime, squeezed
Salt (to taste)
Pepper (to taste)
Garlic salt (to taste)
Onion powder (to taste)
Garlic powder (to taste)
1. Cut avocados in half, remove the pit and scoop the insides into a large bowl
2. Smash the avocados with a fork
3. Add the tomato, onion, cilantro, and lime
4. Season to taste
5. Mix thoroughly
6. Serve with tortilla chips
When throwing a Cinco de Mayo Party, the more color, the better! Incorporating bright hues into your decor will have guests swooning all party long. Cinco de Mayo is the perfect day to decorate with exciting colors and textures! Add mini pinatas and bright flowers to bring your table to life, and don’t forget mini potted cacti and fringe napkins to keep the theme going throughout. Whether you are throwing a buffet style or sit down style dinner, don’t forget the margaritas. The secret to great margaritas is as easy as 1-2-3! Combine 1 part freshly squeezed lime juice, 2 parts triple sec, and 3 parts tequila. Shake in a cocktail mixer and serve on the rocks! Grab your favorite Mud Pie Drinkware and get pouring. Don’t forget the best part: the salt rim of course.
Let’s up the spice a bit with chili pepper centerpieces! Of course bright flowers will add a pop of color to your tablescape, but what about lining the vase with chili peppers. Grab two glass vases, one slightly smaller than the other to set inside the first. Line the open space with brilliant red, orange, and yellow chili peppers. Fill the small vase with water, arrange your flowers inside, and you've got one spicy centerpiece! In a pinch, add chili peppers to a large bowl for a statement sure to carry the Fiesta Theme throughout.
Perfect for the hot natured or mild mannered guests at your fiesta, quesadillas are an easy crowd pleaser! Our favorite party hack is shaping food to fit any theme. For a Christmas Fiesta, simply cut your quesadillas into triangles and arrange in a Christmas Tree shape! Garnish with toppings to resemble ornaments! Grab a holiday themed cookie cutter and get to work. Valentine's Day? Use a heart! This hack is so simple and easy but is sure to wow your guests! Display your masterpieces on any large Mud Pie serving platter. Looking for more serving pieces? Find your next favorite Mud Pie Platter here!
Attending a Fiesta Themed Party? Make sure you do not show up empty handed! Hostess gifts do not need to be elaborate or expensive, just consider the event to plan your gift. When invited to a dinner party, items for the home are always a good idea! You can never go wrong with wine or flowers, of course. If you want to bring something a little different, opt for cocktail napkins or soaps. Another personal host or hostess gift idea is a wrapped picture frame for their home. Mud Pie has you covered with gifts for every Fiesta host or hostess. Add a bottle of their favorite tequila to any gift as a special way to say thank you for hosting! Check out our best-selling host/hostess gifts below:
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