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Build Your Buffet

How to set up for a casual party that feeds a crowd

An open house buffet is a simple way to entertain a large group almost effortlessly. But if you’ve never hosted so many people at once, the setup requires a little bit of advance planning to manage traffic flow. Associate Editor Lisa Waddle shares some tips on how to build your buffet to minimize lines, show off your food, and make sure everyone has a good time.

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