This post is brought to you by our friends at Weight Watchers, who celebrate gathering together around the table to enjoy wholesome, beautiful food.
Scientifically speaking, things taste better when you make them yourself. You have probably already experienced this phenomenon; even the most ill-executed loaf of bread, when pulled from your oven, will taste fantastic.
This principle holds all the more true when you apply it to a group of people: Making a chocolate-dipped pretzel for one? Excellent. Putting a pot of molten chocolate in the middle of the table and having everyone go at it, laughing as they wipe sauce off their chins? Priceless.
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Get the whole crew involved, and you'll all reap the benefits. We recommend starting with these 8 desserts:
Affogato alla Zabaglione by mrslarkin Make your ice cream sundae bar a little more "adult" by setting out strong espresso, Italian zabaglione, and liqueur alongside your pints of vanilla. We recommend keeping ladyfingers handy to help soak up the sweet, boozy liquid.