Catering

Some Questions to ask your wedding caterers?

Some Questions to ask your wedding caterers? When hiring a caterer for your wedding reception, it's better to clear your doubts by asking some questions to your caterer. Here’s a sampling of questions you’ll want to ask when you’re meeting with caterers like....

Given the no of person, venue time, and date of my wedding, what are some menu items that you suggest? What would the cost-per-person be?

or Are menus set, or do you have some flexibility? Can you customize your own menu or use a family recipe?...read more

Indian Wedding Menu

Indian Wedding Menu What do you serve at your wedding dinner or wedding reception? You will want it to be something special so that your guests will leave feeling happy and satisfied and probably give compliments to you for your wedding food.

Indian cuisine is so diverse and varied that it can take some time to come up with a perfect wedding dinner menu. Planning a menu is always a tedious task. Often the most difficult part of the job is to select a few from a list of hundreds of dishes. ...read more

Indian Regional Menu for Wedding

 Indian Regional Menu for Wedding India – a land of great cultural diversity where the use of ingredients, cooking styles, herbs and spices vary from region to region. Soaked in tradition and history, every region boasts of some unique dishes. The cuisines of India are as rich and diverse as its culture.

No celebration in India will be considered complete without great food – especially The Big Fat Indian Weddings. In India, wedding food is given utmost importance. The wedding menus in India are based on religion, region and culture. So some popular regional dishes based on what your guests like to eat are:...read more

What is Catering?

What is Catering? Catering is the act of providing food and beverage at a remote site for various events like wedding or marriage, birthday party, anniversary party, retirement party, home inauguration party, social get together, business meetings, conferences, exhibitions etc...

There are two main types of catering which are: on-premise and off premise. On-premise catering refers to food that is prepared and served in the same place to a group of people. Off-premise catering is food prepared in a kitchen and then transported to the place where it will be served to a group of people. ...read more

Changing Trends in Wedding Cuisines (Catering Trends)

Changing Trends in Wedding Cuisines (Catering Trends) Today’s bride and groom are all about choice. They want their rehearsal dinner and wedding reception to stand apart from everyone else’s and they want a wide variety of choices when it comes to choosing the menu. Below are some new trends:

Themed Rehearsal Dinner: Rather than just a regular plated meal, many bride and grooms are requesting themed rehearsal dinners. Perhaps a Barbeque theme....read more

Some Tips for planning your wedding menu

Some Tips for planning your wedding menu Planning a menu is always a tedious task. Often the most difficult part of the job is to select a few from a list of hundreds of dishes. While designing menu, we usually take care of two things i.e; taste of our guests and our budget. So, few tips for designing your wedding menu are:

Taste of your guests: Yes, it is extremely important to consider what taste your expected guests have. Have some popular regional dishes based on what your guests like to eat. ...read more

Wedding Food Stalls

Wedding Food Stalls Wedding catering is no longer restricted to the traditional three course wedding breakfast and evening buffet. The huge array of food stalls available for weddings allows for some very fun and flexible catering options.

Food stalls are part of every wedding. You can order different varieties of food stalls. You can have separate food stalls or station for starters, vegetable items, non-vegetable items, main course meals, dessert items, drinks, etc. However you must see that the wedding food stalls are having sturdy construction, even texture, dimensional accuracy as well as fine edges. ...read more

Indian Wedding Traditions

 Indian Wedding Traditions India is a country with varied heritage and customs, but every Hindu believes in the sanskaras (sacraments), and the most important sanskara is 'vivaah' (marriage). Hindu wedding ceremonies are carried out according to shastra.

The marriage ceremony always begins with 'Ganesh Puja', he is believed to be the remover of all obstacles and the Ganesh Puja is carried out to ensure successful completion for the day’s itinerary. This is followed by 'Navgrah Shanti Puja', then comes some of the most imporatnt rituals that are: ...read more

How Catering Works

How Catering Works For most of us, catering seems pretty straightforward and simple: You cook some food and serve it, right? That is the basic idea, but there's lot more to it.

So, in simple words, catering is the act of providing food and beverage at a remote site for various events like wedding or marriage, birthday party, anniversary party, retirement party, home inauguration party, social get together, business meetings, conferences, exhibitions etc... ...read more

Top food trends - 2013

Top food trends - 2013 Here's what to expect from the culinary world in 2013:...read more

Some useful catering tips

Some useful catering tips

There’s no replacing experience as the best way to learn catering. While reading and research helps, nothing beats on-the-job learning. Here are the best tips and lessons learned from some of the leading caterers. Reading this article will save you a lot of time, money, and effort. Some specific advice from some successful caterers:

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Buffet Catering vs.The Sit Down Dinner

Buffet Catering vs.The Sit Down Dinner

At your wedding reception, it is paramount that you provide your guests with the best possible dining experience. This is a day you want all of your friends and family to enjoy and that you want to be able to look back on fondly. However, deciding on how to feed your room full of hungry guests may not be as easy as you first thought. Should you go with the traditional sit down dinner, or would buffet catering better suit your particular reception party? A professional wedding caterer will be able to help you with this decision, but you should know that there are advantages to both setups.

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The Caterer's Skill Set

The Caterer's Skill Set Wearing a multitude of different hats is all in an average day for a caterer. As long as you’re an adept quick-change artist, you’ll be a great caterer. This career requires a certain type of personality, versatility, and skill. Before you commit time, energy, and money and quit your day job, have a heart-to-heart with yourself and ask yourself these questions....read more

Types of catering operations: The pros and cons

Types of catering operations: The pros and cons When they hear the word “catering,” most people think of the last buffet they went through at a wedding or conference, or picking hors d’oeuvres off of a tray at a recent party. However, there are many other types of foodservice operations that fall under the domain of “catering.” If you are thinking of starting a catering company or expanding an existing one, learn about the pros and cons of different types of catering operations to determine what is right for you....read more