wandapoo75 Posted 4 Aug 2008 , 3:38pm
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I was approached to consider doing dessert for 100 people at a Teacher Appreciation Luncheon. I was thinking along the lines of doing individual desserts of some sort...but not sure what.

Any ideas for something easy but somewhat elegant?

Thanks!

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twooten173 Posted 4 Aug 2008 , 3:50pm
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How much are they paying you?

edited to add:
Are they paying you enough to do an good assortment? I ask because I normally do a cake, a cheesecake, and pie assortment. Obviously you are not going to sell them cheesecake or apple pie (when apples aren't in season) for the same price as a slice of cake.

babybundt Posted 4 Aug 2008 , 3:53pm
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i have done many teacher appreciation lunches. mini cupcakes and brownies work well. i made mini champagne cc with a champagne buttercream that were a hit. mini strawberry shortcakes and platters of cookies are good choices too. hope this helps............l icon_smile.gificon_smile.gif laura

sportsmom005 Posted 4 Aug 2008 , 3:55pm
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I did an assortment of cake balls for our teacher appreciation luncheon. They were a HUGE hit!

RRGibson Posted 4 Aug 2008 , 3:55pm
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Wow, I just did something like this this weekend. Can't say that I'd do it again though. I did tarts, lemon bars, cookies and cupcakes.

ValMommytoDanny Posted 5 Aug 2008 , 2:20am
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Are they sitting at tables? Maybe you could do a cupcake bouquet for each table-I did that one year and it was really nice.

I have done in the past -cupcakes, tiered presentation cake, individual tarts-brownies-petit fours. Oh - and don't forget dietary needs - include fruit if you are doing all of the desserts.

I really liked the cupcake thing on each table - you could do cookies too. It's really a nice presentation.

Hope this helps icon_smile.gif

playingwithsugar Posted 5 Aug 2008 , 2:37am
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Does it have to be cake? I was thinking banana pudding. It's easy, very portable, and yummy.

Theresa icon_smile.gif

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