Holiday Entertaining Tips from Hickory Farms

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The holiday season always brings so much joy and excitement. With the excitement and anticipation that go hand in hand with the holidays, there also comes a great deal of planning. Here at Hickory Farms, we want to help lighten the load by providing quick and easy tips to help the holidays go smoothly. Tip #1- Keep Chocolate on Hand Don’t be caught empty handed! We’ve all been in those situations where we have an unexpected guest arrive to a holiday event. By keeping an extra box of the Hickory Farms Signature Chocolate Collection readily available at your home, you’ll never have to worry about being unprepared this season. Tip #2- Have a Signature Drink Add a personal touch to your holiday parties by having a signature drink. We love taking the fresh fruit found in the Orchard’s Bounty Gift Basket, and adding it to a Cabernet Sauvignon to create the ultimate festive party beverage. A signature drink can require way less, and can be as easy as adding a candy cane to the rim of a White Russian! Tip #3-Set the Holiday Tone with Music Decorating for the holiday season is a tradition so many families possess. Why not make decorating even more …

Hickory Farms Offers Excellent Cyber Monday Shopping

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After the stress of cooking over Thanksgiving, send your favorite chef a carefully crafted gift basket filled to the brim with delicious snacks to accompany any Thanksgiving leftovers. By ordering a Cyber Monday gift basket through Hickory Farms, you’ll let your favorite cook know how special you truly think they are. Take advantage of Hickory Farms’ Cyber Monday specials and deals this holiday season by sending someone special a gift basket filled with savory bites and sweet treats perfect for every household. Have your thoughtful gift stand out from the rest with unique assortments of delectable morsels in every sausage and cheese gift basket or fruit and nuts gift basket.    On December 1, start the Christmas cheer a little earlier with one of the best Cyber Monday sales and order the sweetest person you know some delicious treats. These delectable bites are guaranteed to make them smile this holiday season.   Embrace the holiday season and share some Christmas cheer a little early with a gift basket tailored to make this season a bit brighter. By ordering a gift basket during Cyber Monday sales you’ll be starting off the happiest time of the year little earlier. To make it easier, …

Corporate Party Ideas for the Holidays

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Throwing your employees a Thanksgiving party is a great way to let them know how much you appreciate all of their hard work. This year, you can make your corporate party extra special with these simple party planning tips. Time and Place The holidays are a busy time for most people. Therefore, you’ll want to make sure that both the time and place work for everybody. You should pick a location that’s festive and centrally located for employees. If you decide to host an office party, make sure to go the extra mile with your decor to give the event a boost of festivity. Next, select a time that won’t overlap with family activities. Try scheduling the party a day or two before Thanksgiving or, if you want to have the party on Thanksgiving, select a time that doesn’t conflict with dinner. Theme When choosing the party’s decor, try sticking to a theme. A fall harvest is a simple idea with tons of possibilities. Try decorating with fall squashes, carved pumpkins and a bouquet of leafy greens. An apple theme can also give you great ideas for fun decorations, delicious food and beverage pairings. Activities Plan a few activities to ensure that everyone will have a good time. You can compile a list of fun …