Bring friends together for an enticing feast for the senses by the shore.

Pineapple Mojitos

Hoisin Beef Spring Rolls
Spicy Lettuce-Wrapped Chicken
Glazed Honey-Garlic Chicken Wings
Black Sesame Seared Tuna
Curry-Spiced Shrimp
Summer Fruit with Cardamom-Lime Syrup

June 18, 2013
Photo: Anne Liles

Tips for easy summer entertaining:

  • Forget chairs
  • Choose sturdy tableware for outside dining
  • Go for pretty and practical
  • Avoid fork-and-knife foods
  • Prepare items that taste just as great at room temperature
  • Ask for help
  • Get the party started with a cocktail