Catering http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7534/more en Summertime Appetizers: Oh, Those Summer Bites! http://specialevents.com/catering/summertime-appetizers-oh-those-summer-bites <div class="field-byline"> Susan Cuadrado </div> <div class="field-deck"> Light and fresh, smoky and piquant, vibrant summer-inspired appetizers and hors d’oeuvre celebrate the fun, easy feel of the sun-drenched season </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Light and fresh, smoky and piquant, caterers' vibrant summer-inspired appetizers and hors d’oeuvre celebrate the fun, easy feel of the sun-drenched season</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/summertime-appetizers-oh-those-summer-bites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/summertime-appetizers-oh-those-summer-bites#comments Catering Tue, 23 Jun 2015 16:54:00 +0000 23271 at http://specialevents.com Shell Shock: Caterers Cope with Higher Egg Prices http://specialevents.com/catering/shell-shock-caterers-cope-higher-egg-prices <div class="field-deck"> Prices for liquid egg products--popular in catering--continue to rise </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Many caterers are grappling with higher prices for egg products, a headache brought on by a big outbreak of avian flu in 15 U.S. states starting in December.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/shell-shock-caterers-cope-higher-egg-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/shell-shock-caterers-cope-higher-egg-prices#comments Catering News Tue, 16 Jun 2015 17:48:00 +0000 23161 at http://specialevents.com All Good: Good Gracious! Events Throws a 'Food, Fun, Love' Party http://specialevents.com/catering/all-good-good-gracious-events-throws-food-fun-love-party <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.goodgraciousevents.com" target="_blank">Good Gracious! Events</a> treats clients and friends to a catered event--complete with a restaurant! </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/all-good-good-gracious-events-throws-food-fun-love-party" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/all-good-good-gracious-events-throws-food-fun-love-party#comments Catering Photo Galleries Thu, 04 Jun 2015 05:29:00 +0000 23041 at http://specialevents.com Are Mason jars going away? http://specialevents.com/poll/06022015 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><div></div><p>Those sure signs of an &quot;authentic&quot; event--Mason jars--have been a wedding staple for several years now. But are they finally starting to crack? That is, are brides and grooms moving away from Mason jars?</p> </div><div class="poll"><div class="text">Yes, Mason jars aren't the staple they used to be</div><div class="bar"><div style="width: 42%;" class="foreground"></div></div><div class="percent">42% <span class="votes">(28 votes)</span></div><div class="text">No, brides and grooms still want Mason jars</div><div class="bar"><div style="width: 33%;" class="foreground"></div></div><div class="percent">33% <span class="votes">(22 votes)</span></div><div class="text">No change--the demand for Mason jars remains the same</div><div class="bar"><div style="width: 24%;" class="foreground"></div></div><div class="percent">24% <span class="votes">(16 votes)</span></div><div class="total">Total voters: <em>66</em></div></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://specialevents.com/poll/06022015#comments Catering Weddings Tue, 02 Jun 2015 18:40:42 +0000 22991 at http://specialevents.com Rocking the Rooftop: Wolfgang Puck Catering Throws a Rooftop Patio Party http://specialevents.com/catering/rocking-rooftop-wolfgang-puck-catering-throws-rooftop-patio-party <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Wolfgang Puck Catering treats clients and friends to a sneak peek at summer with a rooftop patio party at <a href="http://www.lalive.com/eventsales/venues/target-terrace.html" target="_blank">Target Terrace</a>, part of L.A. Live in downtown Los Angeles. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/rocking-rooftop-wolfgang-puck-catering-throws-rooftop-patio-party" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/rocking-rooftop-wolfgang-puck-catering-throws-rooftop-patio-party#comments Catering Photo Galleries Thu, 28 May 2015 15:18:00 +0000 22911 at http://specialevents.com Big Caterers List the Big Menu Trends for 2015 http://specialevents.com/catering/big-caterers-list-big-menu-trends-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In the 8th Annual Special Events "25 Great, Big Caterers" feature, caterers list trends that run from new tech—how about menus matched to your personality via RFID?—to old-fashioned. Wine dinners are coming back, Mason jars may be going away, and get ready for the reinvention of the cheese ball.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/big-caterers-list-big-menu-trends-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/big-caterers-list-big-menu-trends-2015#comments Catering Silver Mon, 25 May 2015 17:40:00 +0000 22861 at http://specialevents.com <p>From Culinary Capers Catering, Juniper Glazed Cedar Baked Salmon with Elderflower Mayonnaise</p> Photo by Image Maker Photographic Studio Break the Cake: New Shapes and Flavors for Wedding Cakes http://specialevents.com/catering/break-cake-new-shapes-and-flavors-wedding-cakes <div class="field-byline"> Susan Cuadrado </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Traditional tastes rule for the wedding cakes of many bridal couples, but others are quick to break the mold. Zucchini cake with buttercream, anyone?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/break-cake-new-shapes-and-flavors-wedding-cakes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/break-cake-new-shapes-and-flavors-wedding-cakes#comments Catering Weddings Tue, 12 May 2015 12:41:00 +0000 22631 at http://specialevents.com Arty Party: Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Caters the Contemporary Art Museum Ball http://specialevents.com/catering/arty-party-fairmont-queen-elizabeth-caters-contemporary-art-museum-ball <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>The catering team at the <a href="http://www.fairmont.com/queen-elizabeth-montreal/meetings-weddings/" target="_blank">Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Hotel</a> in Montreal creates an arty party for the gala at the Contemporary Art Museum/Musee d&#39;art Contemporain&nbsp;in Monteal--a lively evening that demanded fine food with a touch of kitsch. <a href="http://Arty Party: Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Caters the Contemporary Art Museum Ball" target="_blank">The event won a Gala Award in January for Best Event Produced by a Hotel Banquet Department. </a></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/arty-party-fairmont-queen-elizabeth-caters-contemporary-art-museum-ball" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/arty-party-fairmont-queen-elizabeth-caters-contemporary-art-museum-ball#comments Catering Hotels Photo Galleries Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:09:00 +0000 22441 at http://specialevents.com Steampunk Meets Kosher: Someone's in the Kitchen Cooks up a Campy Reception http://specialevents.com/catering/steampunk-meets-kosher-someones-kitchen-cooks-campy-reception <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>When the bride asked to have her rehearsal dinner at her old summer camp, <a href="http://www.sitk.com" target="_blank">Someone&#39;s in the Kitchen </a>said yes--even though that meant serving 225 guests a kosher meal in a steampunk-theme setting some 300 miles away! Photos courtesy Someone&#39;s in the Kitchen.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/steampunk-meets-kosher-someones-kitchen-cooks-campy-reception" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/steampunk-meets-kosher-someones-kitchen-cooks-campy-reception#comments Catering Photo Galleries Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:32:00 +0000 22371 at http://specialevents.com No, Bon Appetit, you've got to call the caterer http://specialevents.com/blog/no-bon-appetit-youve-got-call-caterer <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>If you smell something burning, it&#39;s the catering profession.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/special-events-blog">Special Events Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/no-bon-appetit-youve-got-call-caterer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/no-bon-appetit-youve-got-call-caterer#comments Catering abilities of caterers Bon Appetit Special Events Blog Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:44:00 +0000 22291 at http://specialevents.com