Cinco de Mayo Party Ideas

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo this year to commemorate Mexico’s win over France in the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Get those drink recipes ready, that classic Mexican cuisine, and some great decorations to honor this victorious day in Mexico’s history. Here are some items that you can add to the fun on May 5th this year.

Margarita Goblets

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Someone is making margaritas at this year’s Cinco de Mayo celebrations, so serve them in a glass fit for the occasion with the Margarita Goblets Set. These two stainless steel drinking cups will make quite the statement at your table this year. Fill them up with those tasty beverages, add the classic salt or sugar to the rim, and garnish it with a slice of lime to perfect this popular drink.

Margarita Goblet

Great for food too!

Lemon Squeezer

Lemon Squeezer Blomus

Make extracting that fresh and citrus lemon juice fast and easy with this stylish Lemon Squeezer. Simply place a cut lemon inside, press, and watch as all the lemon juice just squeezes right out of it. Pour it from the bowl and use for making either cocktails, drinks, or foods on Cinco de Mayo.

Blomus Lemon Squeezer

Meat Tenderizer

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Show that meat who is boss with the Knuckle Pounder Meat Tenderizer. Take the tough out of food preparation with these fake brass knuckles there to really make those meats nice and tender and ready for cooking.

2 Part Beverage Jar

Artland 2 Part Beverage Jar

With all the drinks being talked about for Cinco de Mayo, you’ll love having the 2 Part Beverage Jar to serve them from. This is the ultimate in drink-serving due to its beautiful glass crystal design and two compartments: one for the actual drinks and the bottom for garnishes like lemons or limes. Turn your party table into one of absolute elegance when guests see this incredible drink dispenser displayed there.

Gifts for Brunch Lovers

Is a nice brunch with your friends sound like something you would enjoy? In case you don’t already know, brunch is a combination of breakfast and lunch and is usually enjoyed late morning/early afternoon. Brunch can consist of coffee, teas, and juices paired with a variety of lighter cuisine, breads, meats, or pastries, and sweets. If you or someone you know loves throwing a brunch, here are some must-haves for the next occasion.

Bread Basket 

Your brunch isn’t complete without an assortment of breads for you and your guests to slather in butter, jams, and cream cheese. Set the table with the Bread Basket from Blomus and fill it with a variety of rolls, croissants, and slices of bread. Designed in a stylish chrome plated wire and a fabric liner, it will make a great centerpiece on your next brunch table.

Cafe Latte Automatic Frother 

Forget buying those expensive coffees when you can be your very own barista now with the help of the Cafe Latte Automatic Frother. Make skimmed milk into fluffy froth that will turn those basic coffees high-end. Also, you can whip up some great scrambled eggs with this mixer due to its whisking capabilities. Start preparing because your great brunch is waiting.

Egg Cups

Why settle for plain old bowls to hold those hard boiled eggs when you can create a stunning table that will turn heads. The Blomus OVO Egg Cups are the cherry on top of your brunch table masterpiece. Stainless steel bases securely hold fragile eggs in place while the silicone lids double as both covers and insulators for keeping eggs warm until all guests arrive. Serve up these fresh eggs for your brunch menu and you won’t be disappointed.

Spiraled Spoke Satellite Bowl

Of course you can’t have a brunch without a nice refreshing bowl of fruit, but don’t just have any bowl when you can have the Spiraled Spoke Satellite Bowl. Its unique design is unlike any fruit bowl your guests will expect at your brunch. The lacquered spokes hold all your fruits nicely in place while also doubling as a great centerpiece at your table. Complete your presentation at your brunch with this well-crafted fruit bowl.

Easy Double-Walled Bottle Cooler 

Finally, if you and your guests prefer a nice bottle of champagne to finish off their meal, you’ll want to keep those bottles chilled until drinking time. The EASY Double-Walled Bottle Cooler will do just the trick at your next brunch. This high quality stainless steel insulator is designed in a fine brushed matte finish and will keep your drinks at the perfect temperature. Now you are all set to pop the cork and pour a cool glass of your favorite alcoholic beverage when brunch time arrives.

5 Thoughtful Wine Gifts For Under $50

Do you just love wine? The aromatic scents, sweet tastes, and rich blends of a nice bottle when you pop that cork for the first time. If you or someone you know considers themselves a wine connoisseur, here are some great gift ideas that won’t cost you more than $50, thereby saving your money to go buy even more wine.

XL Wine Glass

You may not believe it, but this wine glass can hold an entire bottle of wine. Don’t believe us? Try out the XL Wine Glass for yourself and see. Your eyes are telling you that it isn’t possible, but once you pour out the contents of that bottle, you’ll realize that it is true. Enjoy sipping from this extra large glass filled with your favorite entire bottle of wine.

Blind Wine Tasting Game  

In case your wine drinking wants to become a challenge, you can now try the Blind Wine Tasting Game. Gather you and your friends and hold the ultimate in wine tasting. Simply put each bottle into one of the eight black sacks, take a sip, and see who can guess the type of wine. Keep score with the scoring sheet and by the end of the night, there will be a wine champion!

Wine Storage Rack

Now you can hold those fragile bottles of wine on a rack that is both strong and decorative. The Stainless Steel 3-Tier Wine Rack comes with spaces for up to 9 bottles of wine. The wavy metal shelves act as holders for the bottles and the steel support bars lock everything in place. Keep your bottles in style now with this expensive-looking holder that won’t break the bank.

HELIX Decanting Wine Pourer

Filter and aerate your wine all at the same time now thanks to the HELIX Decanting Wine Pourer. This stainless steel spout attaches to your wine bottles and allows you to pour without ever missing a single drop. Create a chic and elegant wine-drinking experience from now on when you serve up those glasses using this sleek pourer.

Legacy Wine Bottle Opener 

You can’t enjoy your wine if you can’t get the bottle open first. Fear not, wine drinkers, for the Legacy Wine Bottle Opener will pop the corks off all those bottles with ease. This bottle opener comes with a cartridge that will open 60 bottles of wine! The flavor is unaffected by this device and you’ll be able to start enjoying those vinos faster now with the help of this product.

Kitchen Gifts for the Chef in Your Life

Break out the recipe books, wash out those pots and pans, and get those tables ready to be set with all the great dishes and desserts you can make. If you know someone who loves to cook, consider these five products that will surely be a hit for any chef in the kitchen.

Froma Cheese Slicer

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For the high-end chef who is having a cheese and wine platter this holiday season, give them the gift of the Froma Cheese Slicer for all those cheese-cutting needs. This stainless steel kitchen tool will cut through all those hard cheeses easily, giving you great slices each and every time.

Inset Salad Servers

 

Even salads need a classy way to be served and the Inset Salad Servers will do just the trick. These stainless steel utensils are both sleek, modern, and have a special design that allows the fork half to fit into the spoon half. Make salad time even better now when these serving tools are brought to the table.

Glass Oil & Vinegar Cruet

You may not have thought that you needed a product that can store both oil and vinegar at the same time without mixing together until you saw the contemporary look and design of the Glass Oil and Vinegar Cruet. It’s inner chamber can store vinegar and the outer chamber holds oil, but with two separate pouring spouts, you can easily decide which you would rather use in your daily cooking.

Pasta Server with Multifunction

 

Imagine a kitchen accessory that can measure your pasta, grate your cheeses, and serve your cooked foods. You’ll get that with the Pasta Server with Multifunction. This three-in-one tool can do all that while looking like an expensive piece of cooking equipment that your friends or family will wish they had in their kitchen.

Garlic Twist

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Chop and mince that garlic so you can flavor your favorite cooking creations now with the help of the Garlic Twist. This handy kitchen tool is easy to use and will give you peeled and cut-up garlic in seconds. Use it with other key ingredients like ginger or peppers in your dishes and make your cooking preparation that much easier next time it is dinner time.