What does 1965 and my father-in-law have in common? 50 YEARS!
When it comes to celebrating turning 50 it can’t be taken lightly. You only turn 50 ONCE and it should be celebrated as such! So I have put together this 50 Cheers for 50 Years Guide to help make your party planning a little easier.
Whether it’s delicious appetizers you are seeking or party decorations ideas, this guide will help you be on your way to enjoying 50 in no time!
| Bleu d'Auvergne|
With a pungent scent, Bleu d'Auvergne has a salty and spicy taste. A perfect addition to salads or served with apple slices, Bleu d'Auvergne is also ideal on a burger. Enjoy with sweet dessert wines, strong reds, or a rich dark beer. Learn More Here.
| Brie Cheese|
Called the King of Cheeses, Brie is one of the best-known cheeses of France. Its soft, creamy texture, mellow flavor and rich aroma make it a crowd-pleaser on bread and crackers or melted in an omelet. Try Brie with light, fruity red wines or crisp whites. Learn More Here.
| Camembert Cheese
The quintessential French cheese, Camembert is typically a bit stronger in flavor than Brie. It has a taste of wild mushrooms and a buttery texture that melts into the ultimate grilled cheese sandwich. Enjoy Camembert with a light, fruity red or sweet white wine. Learn More Here.
With small, scattered holes called "eyes," Comté has an intriguing, complex flavor that can include hints of apricot, chocolate, butter, cream, hazelnuts and toast. Enjoy Comté in cubes, on a sandwich, melted in fondue, or grated and sprinkled on your favorite dishes. Any way you like it, serve Comté with a dry white or light red wine. Learn More Here.
Delice de Bourgogne
Luxuriously creamy, Delice de Bourgogne has a rich, delicate flavor with the tanginess of sour cream. Spread some on walnut bread and enjoy with a glass of Champagne. Learn More Here.
With a lightly sharp, slightly salty taste, Emmental is great on a sandwich or a burger, in an omelet, or as a surprise twist to macaroni and cheese. Try Emmental with a sweet white or light to medium red wine. Learn More Here.
The sharp, nutty, fruity taste of Mimolette also includes sweet hints of butterscotch. Its brilliant orange color makes it the focus of any cheese platter. Try Mimolette with a rustic red wine or ale. Learn More Here.
With buttery, savory flavors and hints of tangy fruit, Pont l'Evêque is similar to Livarot and is an excellent choice to serve before or after a meal. Enjoy Pont l'Evêque with Champagne, medium-bodied whites, hard cider, or apple brandy. Learn More Here.
With a salty, nutty flavor and silky, smooth texture, Raclette is delicious melted and served with bread, boiled potatoes, roasted root vegetables, or cured meats. Try it with a fruity, medium-bodied red or white wine. Learn More Here.
With a grassy, nutty flavor and a touch of salt and spice, Saint-Nectaire is a great addition to any cheese plate and it goes well with bold, fruity reds and silky white wines. Learn More Here.
Food Should Taste Good Black Bean Multigrain Chips
Black beans, nutty flax seed, sesame seeds, and quinoa are combined to create a unique and wholesome chip to be enjoyed alone or paired with a tasty dip. Learn More Here.
| Food Should Taste Good Blue Corn Tortilla Chips
Nutty flaxseed, quinoa and organic blue corn create a robust yet versatile chip to be enjoyed alone or paired with a fresh dip. Learn More Here.
Food Should Taste Good Multigrain Tortilla Chips
Flax, sunflower and sesame seeds add to the distinctively nutty flavor, making this chip a wholesome, perfect snack to be enjoyed on its own or dipped into your favorite hummus. Learn More Here.
|Tastefully Simple Beer Bread Mix|
Just add beer or a carbonated beverage to our signature beer bread. In a matter of minutes, your home will be filled with the aroma of freshly baked bread. Pairs amazingly with creamy cheese fondue! Learn More Here.
Smoky Bacon BBQ Turkey Meatballs
Deliciously seasoned turkey meatballs smothered in Tastefully Simple's Smoky Bacon BBQ Sauce and Ultimate Steak Seasoning. You can also try these ingredients with mini sausages as a great appetizer for parties. Learn More Here.
Price: $8.99 (seasoning) and $9.99 (sauce)
Tastefully Simple Creamy Cheese Fondue
This tasty fondue combines Tastefully Simple's Perfectly Potato Cheddar Soup Mix with cheese (and a few other ingredients) to make an appetizer that is dip worthy. It's best served with their bountiful beer bread and is a must try in my book! Learn More Here.
Ritz Fresh Stacks
Fun, on the go. Our original RITZ crackers in convenient fresh stacks! Perfect for lunches, sporting events, and more! Learn More Here.
Ritz Crackers- Original
The classic recipe, with a buttery taste perfect for pairing, topping or popping. Perfect to use for appetizers, cocktail parties, and more. Pairs great with cheese slices or cream cheese spreading. Learn More Here.
Ritz Crackers- Roasted Vegetable
For those that love bold flavor! Delicious RITZ crackers, meet the flavor of roasted veggies. So good, you’ll want to lick your plate. Perfect for a spinach and cream cheese dip. Learn More Here.
Ritz Crackers- Bacon
Chances are you know someone who loves bacon so these are perfect to have on hand for any occasion. Your favorite cracker, now with the irresistible flavor of cracked black pepper and bacon. Take a bite just to prove you’re not dreaming. Learn More Here.
You may not think of CVS as your first option for shopping for snacks and drinks but they offer a great selection at a great price. Whether it's snack items such as nuts or drink mixers, they have it when you want it. You can learn more here.
Baskin Robbins Ice Cream
A birthday party isn't complete without dessert and what is better than Baskin Robbins Ice Cream? You can pick up prepacked quart sized ice cream in a variety of flavors so you have exactly what your guests want! Learn More Here.
Price: $6.00 (may vary by location)
Captain Morgan White Rum
The Pristine Waters of the Caribbean inspired the creation of the Captain Morgan White Rum. A white rum that is five times distilled and made with the fine can molasses, it is as smooth as the captain himself. Learn More Here.
Captain Morgan Coconut Rum
Sweet, delicate and creamy taste of fresh coconut with a background of citrus and tropical fruit balanced with notes of molasses. Its natural fruit flavors mix perfect with any cocktail and help to provide a sweet and refreshingly crisp finish, like that of a warm caribbean afternoon. Learn More Here.
Captain Morgan Pineapple Rum
Very fragrant fresh pineapple aroma, with a ripe and juicy pineapple taste profile. Its slight notes of molasses and natural fruit flavors help to create a balanced finish that is both perfectly sweet and refreshingly crisp. The results is a delicious cocktail as lively as a midsummer three-day weekend. Learn More Here.
Partida Blanco Tequila
Partida’s Blanco boasts a soft floral aroma blended perfectly with hints of citrus, fresh herbs and tropical fruit. This crisp-tasting premium tequila lingers on your palate, leaving it feeling clean and fresh. This high-quality Blanco is an original and nothing short of remarkable. Learn More Here.
Diplomático Reserva Rum
Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva is an elegant and complex sipping rum, carefully crafted from the purest of sugar cane honeys. It is delicately distilled in ancient copper pot stills and aged in small oak casks for up to twelve years. Marrying a unique body with excellent balance has made it a reference for rum lovers and connoisseurs throughout the world. Learn More Here.
Amaro Lucano was born in 1894 from a secret recipe that the family Vena passed down from generation to generation. Thanks to the skillful blending
of more than 30 herbs has a strong taste, perfect for all occasions. You can enjoy smooth, cold, with ice or with an orange peel. Great as a base for cocktails. Learn More Here.
Pinnacle Pineapple Vodka
Bright tropical notes give way to vibrant fruity flavor in this satisfying pineapple vodka. Add a juicy twist to a refreshing brunch punch or create a relaxing vodka cocktail. Learn More Here.
Pinnacle Peach Vodka
Warm with late-summer sun, this juicy peach vodka captures the light sweetness of your favorite summer fruit. Enjoy it with lemon-lime soda or in a fresh and fruity vodka cocktail for a satisfying peachy treat. Learn More Here.
Little Black Dress Pinot Nior
Get into a Little Black Dress Pinot Noir, accessorized with aromas of cherry and clove and soft floral notes, with a seductive finish of strawberry jam and pomegranate. Learn More Here.
Little Black Dress Pinot Grigio
Get into a Little Black Dress Pinot Grigio, accessorized with aromas of apple, pear and lemongrass, zesty hints of tangerine and an impeccable sense of balance. Learn More Here.
Little Black Dress Divalicious Pink
Real divas are anything but bashful. That’s what makes you Divalicious. Our Divalicious Pink Pinot allows you to take center stage with the effervescent Pinot Grigio base, bright aromas dazzled with strawberry and citrus and a finish that keeps your fans begging for more. Learn More Here.
Las Rocas Vinas Viejas Garnacha
This exhibits a deep ruby color, with a spicy, rich cranberry bouquet. This well-structured wine has dark cherry flavors and elegant hints of oak, with round, supple tannins and a fruit-filled finish. Learn More Here.
Anna de Codorníu Brut
Supple and fresh nuances on the palate: It stands out for its delicacy full of aromatic tones. It is vivacious and light. An ideal accompaniment with large crustaceans (lobster, crawfish) and white meat fish (bass, sole and sea bream). Learn More Here.
Arrogant Frog Sauvignon Blanc
Arrogant Frog is an estate-bottled wine created and produced by Jean-Claude Mas, 4th-Generation Winemaker. The humble winemaker shows that with creativity, know-how and a sense of humor, one can make Southern French wines shine around the world and give pure pleasure, at a reasonable price! On the palate, the wine is fruity with a good acidity and balance.Learn More Here.
Trumpeter Rutini Wines Chardonnay
Trumpeter Chardonnay is a fresh and elegant wine displaying intense bright yellow color with greenish undertones. Aromas of rich tropical fruit lead into flavors of green apple and floral nuances, followed by hints of vanilla and minerals. Fresh acidity and minerality leaves a persistent finish. Learn More Here.
Balloon Time Helium Tank
A party can't be a party without the balloons. Don't get caught buying them filled and having them pop in the car. Instead blow them up on your own time and in your own home with the Balloon Time Helium tank. This lightweight, disposable helium-filled tank comes with an easy-to-use nozzle and carry handles for easy transport. Tank can fill approximately (50) - 9" latex balloons, (27) - 11" latex balloons, (27) - 18" Foil Balloons, or (20) - 20" Foil Balloons. Learn More Here.
ShinDigz Party Supplies
When it comes to planning a party you want decorations that will stand out and make a statement. ShinDigz offers a wide variety of products to ensure your next party is exactly the way you want it. They offer high-quality products at affordable prices so make sure you check them out! Learn More Here.