In the southern entertainer’s cookbook, courtney whitmore shares her party go-tos, from appetizers and salads to entrees, drinks and desserts. In addition to sharing modern twists on classics and beloved heirloom recipes from her family’s cookbooks (not to worry, no archaic methods or hard-to-find ingredients here), courtney provides tips throughout to make the most of your gathering: try embellishing a plate with edible flower petals or create mini versions of a well-known dessert. Courtney continues to be a trusted resource for creating delicious, party-friendly food to enhance any meal and every party. Consider this the only southern cookbook primer you need. Hardcover 200pgs cooking/tablesetting Courtney whitmore is a well-known stylist and blogger in the field of party design and entertaining. Her expertise has been seen in hgtv.com, nashville lifestyles magazine, ladies home journal, aol's diy life, get married magazine, marthastewart.com, and more.