Category Archives: placesettings

Sunday Suppers: Lasagna!

Sunday Suppers. Great for a gathering. Why not feature a “buffet” with a few varieties of lasagna? Add some antipasti + salad +  rustic loaves + fabulous company. The Menu Shoppe has it covered… great tips for great menus. Artichoke … Continue reading

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Springtime Holiday Tabletop

Springtime holiday tabletop Elegance personified by the season.  Light.  Bright.  Airy.  Pristine. Linen. Damask.  Ivory. Ecru. Pale on pale equals sophisticated formal elegance. Or perhaps a pop of color as subtle exclamation. Discover the Menu Shop “finds”. From Neiman Marcus…impeccable … Continue reading

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Springtime gifting: Irish tabletop elegance

Cheers! Slainte! St. Paddy’s revelry also means springtime gifting. Graciously. Irish crystal is a classic +  springtime tabletop finery. Discover the Menu Shoppe “finds”… Cashs of Ireland is acclaimed as best purveyor of Irish crystal. cashs.com This fine crystal  is hand … Continue reading

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Frites, Fritters…and Frisee

Friday snacks:  Frites, Fritters…and Frisee Best classic pub fare.  Savory fritters.  Chic frisee. The Menu Shoppe has it covered… best  presentation with our new Wire Basket Collection. Sandwich Baskets  Lined with our newsprint tissue is snazzy for frisee and fritters. Fry Holders  … Continue reading

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Frites and Fritters

Frites and Fritters.  Gastropub fare at its best. Great snacks anytime.  Savvy small plates. Ideal Lenten menu. The Menu Shoppe has it covered… or displayed perfectly in our new Wire Basket Collection. A must-have for gastropubs. Bread and Sandwich Baskets Oval … Continue reading

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The Menu Shoppe presents our new collection of wire baskets and cones

The Menu Shoppe introduces… our new collection of wire baskets and cones + handsome theme tissue liners. A must-have for gastropubs. Bread and Sandwich Baskets Trending now…modern steel baskets. From appetizers to sandwiches or bread to beignets. Line with your … Continue reading

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Elegant trimmings for elegant menus

Along with the splendid holiday menu, ensure an elegant tabletop and festive placesettings. The Menu Shoppe has it covered, and shares a few examples with some top design tips.  Tassels:  Spruce a door by displaying elegant tassles. Metallics:  For that … Continue reading

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