Mealtimes can be stressful for many senior citizens. Quality senior living centers should always be striving to find ways to alleviate stress and make mealtimes more enjoyable for their residents.
If you are looking for a creative and delicious alternative to traditional meals within your senior living center, consider the benefits that a finger foods menu can provide.
1. Increased Comfort
Many elderly individuals find it difficult to complete tasks that require a high level of dexterity.
If you're throwing a luncheon, and want to serve some unusual breads, then a good idea would be to find a bakery that specializes in breads and get a few different styles of bread. Instead of serving dinner rolls and regular white bread, you could impress your guests with a variety of foreign style breads that they will love. Here are three styles to consider.
A Rustic Bread: Pugliese
A rustic bread is always a visually impressive bread.
If you are planning a party, plan on serving some wine. The key to serving wine is to know what to serve with it, as well as what doesn't pair well with particular-types of wine. Visit wine shops and specialty grocers to find delicious wines for your upcoming event.
Some wines that pair well for a party include:
A crisp white. Crisp white wines, like Chardonnay or Pinot Grigio, work well with rich foods as the acidity cuts the fatty flavors.