Examples of desserts' display ware 1
Examples of desserts' display ware 1

A perfect vessel for holding ice for maintaining a chill

Examples of desserts' display ware 2
Examples of desserts' display ware 2

Mini ice cream or sorbet cup ~ vanilla ice cream covered with caramel sauce

Examples of desserts' displays 12
Examples of desserts' displays 12

You get our style?

Examples of desserts' display ware 1
Examples of desserts' display ware 1

A perfect vessel for holding ice for maintaining a chill

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Engagement Party~Vanilla madeleines
Engagement Party~Vanilla madeleines

Engagement Party~Table overview
Engagement Party~Table overview

Engagement Party~Full table overview
Engagement Party~Full table overview

Engagement Party~Vanilla madeleines
Engagement Party~Vanilla madeleines

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Retirement Party ~ Table overview
Retirement Party ~ Table overview

Roasted peanut brittle and Vanilla marshmallows fill oversize lidded jars

Retirement Party ~ Candy Jars
Retirement Party ~ Candy Jars

Dutch mints and malted balls self-serve with a mini scoop

Retirement Party~Mini-cakes
Retirement Party~Mini-cakes

Top; mini-diablo cakes scotch-soaked raisins flavor these intensely flavored chocolate cakes. Bottom; fresh blueberry swirl cakes topped with blueberry cream cheese swirl

Retirement Party ~ Table overview
Retirement Party ~ Table overview

Roasted peanut brittle and Vanilla marshmallows fill oversize lidded jars

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Police Retirement Event
 

Working with a very enthusiastic department, this event was a special one for the City of Pleasanton, CA.  First time in it's history, six officers retired simultaneously. 

 

This buffet served 220 guests and featured:

 

  • Individually wrapped chocolate filled marshmallow

  • Raw roasted peanut brittle

  • Citrus bundtletts

  • Classic American and French cookie pedestals

  • Chocolate chunck brownie bars

  • Shortbread lemon bars

  • Malt-balls & mints

 

Theme and color-scheme: Classics (representing some of the favorite classic pastries and desserts), black, white, gold & yellow.

 

Plating and Presentation Collection

 

These images feature select platters, pedestals, domes and jars that are used to create classic, whimsical and elegant buffet tables

 

Using our imagination, the options are endless, which supports our goal to deliver eminence that is always above and beyond your expectations.  We like to think that each time you or a guest visit the dessert buffet something new will be noticed and remembered.

Engagement Party ~ 1st. day of Autumn

 

My client hosted an engagement party for her son and his fiancé in her beautiful wrap-around back yard.  This buffet served 40 guests and featured:

 

  • Chocolate éclair shots as the centerpiece,

  • Heart-shaped Linzer cookies filled w/apricot jam

  • Raspberry French Macarons

  • Chocolate diablo mini-cakes

  • Vanilla-glazed Madeleines

 

Theme and color-scheme: White circles (to symbolize the engagement ring), cream & raspberry.

Adair's Desserts follows two main principles: Flavor and Presentation.  We offer one-of-a-kind dessert buffets that are custom-styled and designed with your event type, theme and color palette.  Specializing in details that enhance your special day, we create a touch of elegance in every table we design. 

 

Scroll down or click here to see examples of the tables we've created for a variety of events.

 

Our approach to every dessert buffet is to make the process effortless for you as the host.  We follow a four-step process to simplify and capture the essence of your event:
 

  1. Consultation ~ Communication is key in creating the buffet you envision. We'll work side-by-side with you to harness the theme you desire; or, if you prefer, we can help you conceive a theme that captures the essence of you and your day.

  2. Menu Selection ~ This is one of Adair's specialties.  Focusing on your event type, theme, and color scheme, we build out a menu that sets up your desserts buffet table as a centerpiece that helps add the wow factor to your special occasion. 

  3. Buffet Design and Dessert Styling ~ With our diverse and and ever-growing collection of inventory, we provide platters, pedestals, domes, candy bowls, glassware, jars, and our unique gathering of "accent" props to accentuate each dessert and tailor your buffet table to satisfy everyone's sweet tooth. 

  4. Presentation and Set-up ~ Staying true to our client service model, we give you our undivided attention to the details of your buffet set-up.  The process is seamless, transparent and organized without interruption to you or any other services employed.

 

Dessert Buffets & Dessert Styling