Posted on Sep 16, 2016

The changing season and the fall harvest brings with it, a new reason to gather. Gwen and Lindsey share their fall entertaining favorites, including the drinks, dishes, and décor that help them set the mood.

LINEN NAPKIN IN PERSIMMON | HUDSON GRACE
These bright napkins add a pop of color to Gwen’s table.

24K GOLD RIMMED MONOGRAMMED PLATE | SASHA NICHOLAS
The monogramming on these beautiful plates adds a personal touch. 

RED PEPPER & CAULIFLOWER CHOWDER | FOOD 52
This is one of Gwen’s favorite recipes, using delicious, seasonal ingredients. 

PLUM CRUNCH | INA GARTEN
Gwen loves this recipe but uses Italian prunes – in-season for just a few weeks in September and October. She recommends cutting the sugar in half.   

ARRANGEMENT | EMILY THOMPSON FLOWERS
These unique floral arrangements are a favorite for adding drama to the room. 

CEDAR CANDLE | THE LAUNDRESS
Gwen loves our Cedar Candle – a modern take on a woodsy scent with a base of cedar and sandalwood, orange and rose included.

MILES DAVIS | ITUNES
Jazz is a must and there’s typically Miles Davis playing at some point in the evening.

APPLE PIE WITH PECAN CRUST | HAVE CAKE WILL TRAVEL
Apple picking season always inspires Lindsey to bake an apple pie.

RUSTIC PUMPKIN CENTERPIECE | PINTEREST
Lindsey loves this rustic centerpiece for its simplicity, with a subtle nod to the season.

FARM TO TABLE DINNER PARTY | PINTEREST
A true farm to table experience reflects Lindsey’s ideal ambiance.  

ZUCCHINI BREAD | FOOD 52
Lindsey doesn’t eat much bread, but she’ll make an exception for zucchini bread. She uses fresh zucchini from her parents’ garden.

HARVEST QUINOA SALAD | RECIPE RUNNER
Quinoa is Lindsey’s current obsession and the butternut squash, apples, dried cranberries, pepitas, and toasted almonds add plenty of fall flavor.

ROAST CHICKEN RECIPE | MARTHA STEWART
Lindsey doesn’t cook often, but loves to roast chicken in the fall. This recipe calls for steaming chicken in a paper bag to keep it tender.

PINK MARTINI | SPOTIFY
Pink Martini’s jazzy vocals are a mainstay on Lindsey’s entertaining playlist.