Summer is just around the corner, and that means blistering hot days and warm evenings. It means wearing cooler clothes, long walks on the beach and a happier atmosphere. This season is the perfect excuse to be with family and friends, some food and drinks, as well as music. However, hosting anything requires work when it comes to the food and preparations, but it will be all worth it when you see everything coming together and laid out in front of you. Creating a list and writing down your plans for the day and what needs to be done, is important, especially the tools you will need for the food. We have compiled a list of essential yet fun items that you should have ready for a party:
First Things First
Before getting your hands dirty, the first item to remember is an apron. It is a staple at backyard parties and get-togethers with the family. It can be an apron showing your unwavering support for your favourite sports team or how you’re the world’s best cook. The apron will prevent any stains from ruining your T-shirt and add to the fun atmosphere. Once the apron is sorted, the next thing to pay attention to is the food preparation station which will help tasks proceed smoothly. An outdoor prep table is enough to fit your requirements, designed to house your vital utensils and avoid the hassle of walking back and forth to the kitchen and outdoors.
Fruits and Drinks
It’s summertime, and some of the most popular fruits are available so while there are sugary drinks and snacks on the menu, give guests an option of snacking on their favourite fruit. It is healthy and will help them stay hydrated, or give guests the opportunity of making smoothies for themselves. If they want something stronger, then you can mix some of the fruit to make creative cocktails. It gives people another option to wine, beer and juice.
You have already been working hard, making sure that the drinks and food are ready, but the most important of all is the meat. There is the option of spending time next to the fire and getting the meat ready, or you can enjoy spending time with family and friends by hiring a bbq spit roast. It will be prepared right in front of you and your guests, and it can serve as side entertainment.
You can get a delicious, slow-cooked to perfection bbq spit roast at Victorian Golden Roast. We pride ourselves in providing premium quality produce and cooking methods that leave our customers wanting more. Do not miss out on our 25 years experience roasting meat and creating a delicious menu for our community. For more information, visit our website to book an appointment today!