submitted by Alex Buccino, Registered Dietitian at the ShopRite of Yardley
So you have a big holiday dinner coming up, but you have just discovered that some of the guests who will be attending have a multitude of different food allergies and dietary restrictions. What’s a gracious host to do? Instead of stressing, here are a few great tips:
One great suggestion is if you are sending out invitations ahead of time, ask your guests to respond back in advance with any dietary restrictions they may have. It is definitely better to be prepared with a variety of dishes to meet your guest’s needs than to be surprised when people arrive.