Make-Ahead Magic Party Timeline
• Basic White Cupcake
• Moist Chocolate Cupcakes
• Vanilla Buttercream
Prepare all dips, place in serving dishes, and chill. (All the dips will easily double if you only want to make a few but still serve a crowd.)
• Frozen Sangria
• Mock Tea Sangria
• Caribbean Cashews
• Bacon-Cheese Dip
• Sun-dried Tomato Aïoli
• Fresh Herb Sauce
• Fresh Lemon Basil Dip With Blanched Green Beans
Mix and form crab cakes. Cover and chill.
Prep and chill vegetables for dip station.
Label and arrange serving pieces.
• Butternut Squash-Parsnip Soup
• Maryland Crabcakes
Thaw cupcakes, and prepare frosting.
Set out cupcake decorations.