Charlottesville Breaking News
It never truly feels like summer until you throw (or attend)
that first al fresco cocktail party; whether you look
forward to the tasty and fruity cocktails or the delicious hors
d'oeuvres to nibble on, summer entertaining is generally the
highlight of the season.
Just throwing together a few friends, lawn games, and beer in your back yard? Don't be afraid to serve restaurant-quality munchies for your guests to graze on. Summer 2011 is all about spoiling your palate with pops of flavor, color, and class. The Hook asks our favorite restaurateurs– with some of the best patios and outdoor eateries in town– to plot the perfect cocktail party menu for any summer soiree.