Christmas is a holiday celebrated in as many different ways as there are reindeer on Santa's sleigh. Leading up to December 25, many faiths observe Advent in preparation for the birth of Jesus, represented by the color purple.
spritz things up
Set out bite-size fruit or berries and cinnamon sticks for guests to add to their glass of wine or spirits. Club soda adds extra holiday sparkle.
put a bow on it
Serve main dishes with flair by garnishing with fresh herbs and spices used during baking to tie it all together!