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5 Ways to Throw the Best Cook out

An article written by guest contributor, Brian Rees

Many people throw out parties once a month for various reasons to see their friends and relatives. Almost all people arrange at least one party every three months, whether it be a birthday party, feast, anniversary, etc. Many people are unsure how to run a great party in the home without spending too much money. Some have a misconception that parties can only be conducted in hotels or special halls. But, it is always better to conduct small parties in the home. There are few tips on how to arrange a good party and throw the best cookout for your guests.

Decorate the Home for the Cookout

Decorating the home for a party is the initial step. Focus on the theme of the party and try to hang up decorations reflecting it. Children’s birthdays and other celebrations can have rich colors for the decorations, whereas for adults, celebrations can be in lighter color decorations. Evening parties can be decorated with lighting, and daytime parties can focus on natural vegetation like flowers. The party area should be decided in advance before starting the decorations, as it will be the focal point of decorations.

Choose the Best Place for Cookout

Choosing the cookout location should be after careful consideration as it should serve the purpose of easy accessibility to other parts of the property, including the area dedicated for serving. The most obvious location is around the barbecue grill or outdoor kitchen, but other good places could be the decks of swimming pools or courtyardsas all of these can be used effectively with space, and guests can enjoy the evening.

Decide What to be Served

Perhaps most important, as ultimately the food will determine the satisfactory level of your guests. It is not always easy to fill everyone’s specific dietary needs; however, your best effort should always be given. List the total number of guests and try to know their preferences if possible. If you know vegetarians or vegans, try to pick up veggie friendly options to throw on the grill.

Arrange the area for the Cookout

When arranging the cookout area, the total number guests should be considered first. Set up the area with outdoor chairs and tables without making the area seem too crowded. Also, ensure enough supply of plates, bowls, forks, and knives. If required, separate areas can be arranged for children and adults. Also,music is a great way to create a welcoming ambiance for a cookout.The food should be properly arranged in a corner, to ensure free access for the guests.

Some Cooking Tips

When serving meat for a cookout, hamburgers and hot dogs are always safe choices. Both are popular and less expensive than other meats. No matter what you serve, it’s always important to remember to give your meat a good flavor.Also, arrange some side dishes for guests like potato salad, corn, coleslaw, and vegetables. Dessert can be anything from ice cream, cookies, pies, or cakes. Be sure to have plenty to drink! Water bottles, canned soda, and possibly alcohol, are great for the guests.

 

Author Bio

Brian Rees is a media relations representative for Dependable Glass. In his spare time, he enjoys writing, music, and spending time outside.

Galaxy Outdoor Backyard Blowout Sale – July 17th – 19th

(6) Large custom length outdoor kitchen by Galaxy Outdoor

Visit the official Galaxy Outdoor Backyard Blowout Sale Facebook Page and “like” us. This will be one sale you won’t want to miss. We’re clearing out and making room for brand new inventory. We have huge savings on professional BBQ grills, BBQ islands, fire features, and so much more.

Backyard Blowout Sale – July 17th – 19th 2015

Evo Affinity 30G Flat Top BBQ Grill

Evo Affinity 30G Flat Top BBQ Grill

On JULY 17th – 19th we will hold our first BACKYARD BLOWOUT SALE at our GALAXY OUTDOOR facility in LAS VEGAS, NV and we will be sending out invitations to all of you to attend. It will be an exciting weekend with presentations from our suppliers and live cooking demos with the Kamado Rocket, Evo grill, Saber grill . There will be food, fun, information for all and door prizes as well as give aways throughout the weekend. I certainly hope you can make it. We will also offer deep discounts (up to 75% off) on products we have discontinued, Demos, or Slightly Used grills.
All in-stock Furniture is 50% to 75% off so bring your truck and load it up!

 

Galaxy Outdoor
4425 Dean Martin Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89103
Phone: (702) 448-5600

The Voyager Series Semi-Custom BBQ Island Set – Galaxy Outdoor

Voyager Series Semi-Custom Outdoor Kitchen Series Complete Set

Galaxy Outdoor New Semi-Custom Line of Outdoor Kitchen Products – “The Voyager Series”

Voyager Series - 5 Ft. Semi-Custom BBQ Island Section

Voyager Series – 5 Ft. Semi-Custom BBQ Island Section

Galaxy Outdoor is the nation’s premier designer and manufacturer of custom outdoor kitchens. We continuously strive to innovate the products that are found within the professional outdoor kitchen market. Whether we’re designing barbecue grills such as our 2014 Vesta Award Winning Kamado Rocket or building modular outdoor kitchen & stainless steel components, “Our Mission is to Exceed the Expectations of Every Client”. This mission is at the very core of our beliefs and is exactly what drives and inspires us to excel within our industry.

Galaxy Outdoor is introducing the new “Voyager Series”. A line of stylish outdoor products which includes a grill station, bar island, fireplace, fire table, fire pit and Kamado Rocket. All products matching with 1 ¼ thick, heavy-duty Santa Cecilia granite slab counter-tops. Customers are able to pick and choose to create the ultimate backyard design of their choice.

  • 5 Ft. Granite Island and 32” Grill w/ Double Doors, Drawers – SKU #GXV-IG-NG-F
  • 5 Ft. Granite Island and Refrigerator w/ Pullout Trash – SKU #GXV-IGR-F
  • 5 Ft. Granite Bar Attachment – SKU #GXV-IBA
  • 30” x 30” Granite Corner Unit – SKU #GXV-ICC-F
  • 56” Round Granite Fire Table W/ Door, 16” Fire Pan Package, Fireglass – SKU #GXV-FT-F
  • 36” Round Granite Fire Pit W/ Door, 16” Fire Pan Package, Fireglass – SKU #GXV-FP-NG-F
  • 68” Fireplace w/ 42” Ventless S/S Fire Box – SKU #GXV-FPL-NG-F
  • Voyager Series Themed Medium Size Kamado Rocket

Aesthetics of The “Voyager Series”

Voyager Series BBQ Island Bar Attachment

Voyager Series BBQ Island Bar Attachment

The Voyager Series is in perfect harmony when it comes to aesthetics and functionality. The series features a matching themed design throughout each of the 7 products within the set. The set features 1 ¼” thick Santa Cecilia granite with a Sand Pebble Dryvit Synthetic Stucco texture in a Prairie Clay color tone.

“Voyager Series” – The Extensible Island and Outdoor Product Set

The new series allows consumers to purchase the individual components separately based on their demand in an outdoor kitchen configuration. Our Voyager Series base 5 Ft. Island (#GXV-IG-NG-F) can be used on its own as the perfect entry-level outdoor kitchen. The island consists of a 32” Swiss barbecue grill, Swiss 27” x 19” double doors and a separate Swiss 3-drawer unit. The ultimate 5 ft. outdoor kitchen convenience center.

If the entry-level 5 Ft. island doesn’t quite meet your needs we’ve designed the Voyager Series to be extensible. Consumers have the choice to add a 30“ x 30” Granite Corner Unit (#GXV-ICC-F) as well as a secondary 5 Ft. island section that includes a Swiss Stainless Steel Trash Drawer and 4.5 Cubic Ft. Refrigerator for all your cold storage needs.
Here at Galaxy Outdoor we’ve even designed a sleek and of course optional 5 Ft. Granite Bar Attachment (#GXV-IBA), the granite bar attachment can be installed in either of the 5 Ft. Island sections. The “Voyager Series” is a perfect outdoor product solution.

Contact us or come into our showroom today for special promo pricing. (702) 448-5600

The “Voyager Series” Sample Gallery

In perfect harmony between functionality and aesthetics we bring you the Voyager Series Semi-Custom BBQ Island Set by Galaxy Outdoor. Now you can pick & choose between the components you want in your backyard entertainment area. Come on in to our showroom today to find out more information about the Voyager Series Semi-Custom Barbecue Island Series, or call call us at – (702) 448-5600