BBQ party outside is no longer a strange thing with Vietnamese. Because, Vietnamese enjoys the family fun, opening a barbecue to display our close affection, reunion, gathering between members together. But it is expensive to hold a barbecue in the garden with friends and family. Therefore, this essay will be given to show you some quite simple tips to help you hold a successful BBQ party without losing a large amount of money.
- Variations with the basic stuffs
If you are planning to celebrate an outdoor barbecue party with traditional burger and hot dog, let strongly spending on bacon, cheese, salad, tomatoes and other basic materials. If you have chickens, let do more barbecue sauces to bring many different tastes when combining with each type of sauce. An extensive menu with accompanied sauces will offer customers a comfortable choice of food that they like. Because of that, they can serve for themself a meal without wasting a large amount of money to buy a variety of high-quality materials.
- Buy cans instead of bottles
Instead of buying the soda bottle to serve during the party, you should buy cans and refrigerated. Thus, after the party if drinks are leftover, you could still leave for future use, you will not see soda bottles in half after the party.
- Buy the right seasonal food
Fruits, vegetables and fish are always cheaper when being in the right reason. Thus when you need to buy more food, you should look for buying in discounted areas or buying at wholesale areas where regional farmers are to get the best price.
- Do not be wasted with decorations
Decoration is not necessary with 1 outdoor BBQ party. If you want to take care of the party scene to be more spectacular , let visit the same price store which specializes in selling all kinds of accessories, decorative materials, such as bags of balloons, tablecloths, the ribbons … suitable for most of the party.
- Understand with regards to guests
Do not put yourself at a disadvantage when trying to impress to diners by a spectacular menu. Instead of expensive dishes as you want and sophisticated processing that takes a longer time, let cook simple dishes that you know that they will love. In Additiona, if your guests come with small children and they are fussy eaters, the simple menu will be more suit for us.
- An outdoor BBQ party in the form of “sharing”
It is cost-efficient for you if you can ask the guests to bring appetizers or desserts. This will make the party has the intersting surprises, and will also reduce considerably costs for your party.
- Make use of what you have
Do not buy these kinds of plates, bowls or plastic cups which are used for the party, because it is very expensive and used only once but can not reuse. Let take advantage of the dishes from your kitchen cabinet. You will save a mount of expense and also contribute to environmental protection.