Halloween treats for the whole family

With Halloween coming up, hosting a themed party for the children has never been easier. Hosting a Halloween party is a great way to celebrate this holiday tradition without going to all the houses on the street. With decorations sorted, you can move onto the catering options for a scary party, so here are a few of our favourites: Pumpkin dip- Buy a couple of small pumpkins, cut the top off and keep for a lid. Scrap the inside out, and simply fill with a tasty hummus dip, and surround with some carrot of bread sticks. Mummified sausages- Wrap some sausages in pastry to look like they have been wrapped like a mummy. Make sure you leave an area to cut out some eyes and a mouth. Bread stick fingers-...

All you need to know about the best Christmas party venues in London

Party time never waits for an occasion, but some events are meant for partying and celebrating and Christmas is one of them. Everyone is in the mood for the party along the Christmas week. London is known for its great Christmas parties all over the world. As more than half of city’s population is Christian, the festival is celebrated in its full fledge all over London. Finding best Christmas party venues, London is not so difficult. This year if you want to throw a party for your dearest and nearest ones, locate the best Christmas party venues London near you. There exists more than thousands of party venues in London; only you have to choose the one which fits your budget and can drench your party mood.Great hotels, restaurants, bars,...

5 easy-to-prepare recipes for a children’s summer birthday party

Win every kid’s attention with these 5 fun and simple-to-prepare catering ideas for children’s summer birthday bash. Fruit Doughnuts- Doughnut shaped slices of fruits like apple and pineapple dipped in vanilla or chocolate and sprinkled with candies will be loved by all. Fruit Punch- A mixture of delicious fruit juices like cranberry, mango, apple, litchi and lemon teamed up with a small portion of the soda and ice-cubes can do wonders. The best thing being, it is healthier than aerated drinks. Cheeseburgers- Burgers loaded with mozzarella or cheddar cheese is every kid’s favourite. Add it to the party menu, and the kids will love it. Chicken Nuggets and Cheesy Dip- Yummy chicken nuggets with a delicious, cheesy dip make a perfect snack. No doubt, they all love it! Honey Garlic...

Cake decorating and catering

Cake decorating and catering is a fantastic business to venture into for all cake enthusiasts. Creating your own business within your own home, can be simple. Once you have set up a business name, you will need to obtain a certificate for food hygiene, this can be done as an online course. Once you are all set up, you can start experimenting with sponge flavours and improve your decorating skills. Cake decorating can cover a wide range of events, including birthdays, christenings, weddings and more. When it comes to cake catering you must be able to calculate the size of cake required for the amount of people at the event. This may take some time, however there are some easy calculation charts available should you require a quick answer. You...

Organising your Catering Event

When you’re planning a catering event, perhaps a dinner party, a BBQ or a hog roast, it’s important you do your homework first. You need to know how many people are coming, dietary requirements, the amount of food you need to order, and the equipment you need to make the dishes. When you get each of these different aspects nailed, you’ll feel a lot more confident and you can start organising a plan. To make sure the courses come out on time, you need to know how long each course is going to take, and you can then create a schedule for each of the courses. People won’t want to be left waiting for meals, and they’re going to expect a nice portion size and good quality food. Drinks are...

A Springtime Hog Roast

Many couples celebrate their wedding day by organising a hog roast dinner, and this is a popular meal, especially during the spring and summer months. A quality hog roast will often be served with rolls, seasoned vegetables and apple sauce, while the hog itself will guarantee platters and platters of succulent pork that only tastes better as the night goes on. A hog roast is a little bit different, and it’s still seen as a medieval kind of dinner, and it’s ideal if you’re planning a country theme rather than sophisticated wedding or event dinner. It’s similar to a barbecue, but there’s something a little more special, eye-catching and quirky. Not every caterer can provide a hog roast, and it’s very much a specialist area, but there are many professionals...