How to set a buffet table

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Baking multiple dishes at once

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Appetizer — Homemade Turkey Parmesan Meatballs & Cavatappi Al Forno

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Looking for more easy entertaining appetizers for your next holiday party? We recommend Dream Dinners’ Homemade Turkey Parmesan Meatballs with Cavatappi. This meal plays double duty, you get two easy, homemade appetizers for the price of one. 

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Appetizer — Single Serving Golden Shrimp & Skewers

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If you’re entertaining this season, be sure to add a few our Golden Shrimp with Parmesan Risotto to your order. This elegant dish, is easy to cook and simple to transform into easy appetizers your guests will rave about. 

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Appetizer — Pesto Cheese Ravioli with Chicken & Walnuts

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Between extracurricular activities and the holidays, this time of year often brings an increase in potluck or banquet celebrations — Dream Dinners has you covered.

Our Pesto Cheese Ravioli with Chicken and Walnuts is just as delicious when served chilled.

Simply prepare as directed prior to your event — remember, you’ll want to leave enough time to thoroughly chill the dish.  To create the perfect entertaining pasta salad we recommend leaving in your refrigerator overnight.

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Appetizer— Toasted Sesame Chicken Bites with Dipping Sauce

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You’ve got Thanksgiving Day covered — but what about the days leading up to the big event? Will friends and family be arriving early? Or are you keeping things simple and low key? Either way Dream Dinners can help with your entertaining.

This holiday season we will be releasing a series of Easy Entertaining Appetizers that remix current recipes to help make your holiday gatherings go off without a hitch.

Keep November simple with our NEW— Toasted Sesame Chicken with Sweet Chili Sauce.  This wonderful and delicious meal, makes the perfect weeknight appetizer. In just one extra step you can transform this dinner from entrée to bite sized, shareable pieces everyone, your kids included, will devour.

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Thanksgiving Week Meal Plan

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When you’re busy planning your family’s Thanksgiving gathering, the last thing on your mind are all the dinners in between. We’ve got a week’s worth of easy dinners all planned out so you don’t have to! With crockpot meals and dinners that go straight from your freezer to the oven, you can spend less time worrying about what’s for dinner and more time enjoying this season of thankfulness.

Be sure to follow our Fall Favorites board on Pinterest for even more fall recipes and Thanksgiving decor ideas!

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Save time by making and freezing your pies in advance

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Appetizer: Terracotta Chicken Pitas

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It’s so easy to make this dinner appetizer ready for your next holiday gathering. Instead of spending hours prepping food in the kitchen, you’ll be able to join the party and enjoy time with family and friends.

A small bite full of Mediterranean flavor.

Direction

  1. Prepare chicken and warm pita as directed in cooking instructions.
  2. Cut chicken into bite-size pieces.
  3. Slice warm pita into 6 even slices.
  4. Top each slice with spoonful of hummus and piece of chicken.

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Appetizer: Flank Steak Skewers

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It’s so easy to make this dinner appetizer ready for your next holiday gathering. Instead of spending hours prepping food in the kitchen, you’ll be able to join the party and enjoy time with family and friends.

Our classic flank steak sliced thin and made into a delicious finger food.

Direction

  1. Prepare Herb Crusted Flank Steak as instructed.
  2. Let rest for 5 – 10 minutes.
  3. Slice thinly, against the grain at a 45° angle.
  4. Take slices of steak and thread on 6” skewers.

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