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Top 6 Common Catering Misconceptions

Professional caterers are well trained to make every second count and how long they take to get things done may vary depending on the number of guests present. The time spent preparing and serving food will depend on whether the food is being prepared off-site or at the event. It is always important to have clear expectations of what services will be provided and consult with your chief caterer to understand the scheduling of events. A Buffet is Cheaper Than a Sit-Down Dinner It is…

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Top 7 Things to Look Out For When Hiring a Caterer for Your Corporate Lunch

They should be able to execute guest orders almost immediately because prominent business icons do not like to be kept waiting. A caterer should use a double-sided buffet to reduce the amount of time the guest would have to wait to get the food. Great Meals Great meals are part of any event, and a corporate lunch is no different. A great caterer should be able to present your corporate colleagues with quality meals, observing all hygienic considerations. They should also be able to address…

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What are the Benefits of Hiring a Caterer for Your Next Social Event?

You might become completely overwhelmed and not ready to stress further about the catering at your event. This is where the caterer comes to free and relieve you from this burden, which could be very overbearing. You will only have to agree about the meals that have to be prepared and for what number of people and the caterer shall proceed from there. This saves you a lot of time, which you can utilize doing something else or having a well-earned breather. Enhanced Quality Hiring…

Healthy salad bowl with salmon, grapefruit, spicy chickpeas, avocado, red onion and arugula. Delicious balanced food concept

Novel Coronavirus and Food Safety

A spokesperson from the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection service addressed this issue saying that they are not aware of any reports that suggest coronavirus can be transmitted by food and packaging. Other health organizations have issued a similar statement showing that humans cannot be infected via the consumption of contaminated food. However, they agree with the fact that coronavirus could be transmitted if a person is exposed to a recently contaminated surface such as the plate or table. Due to the relatively low stability…

What is a Full Service Buffet?

This is determined at the planning stage where the host decides the number of guests will be present at the event. It is also the time where the host lets the caterer know of any special diet considerations for guests with health conditions like diabetes and allergies. Usually, the caterer will present you with menu ideas for you to explore and make up your mind. As you make your choice on the menus, ensure to buy locally produced season food to enjoy favorable market prices.…

What Can You Serve At a Pig Roast Party?

Vegetarian Options Some of the guests in a pig roast party might be veggies hence requiring a different course. This could entail some veggie burgers such as the bean spicy or winter vegetable ones. Another option to serve at this roast party would be veggie sausages hence ensuring that everyone in the party is properly catered for. Cabbage Slaws Some cabbage slaws and other relishes such as finger foods are also ideal in a pig roast party. The relish is amazing as it aids to…

DRJ Delivery Service Menu

DRJ Menu for April 10-17 All entrees are $12.00 per person – 4 Entree Minimum, Mix and Match! 20% discount on 12 Entrees or more. ALWAYS FREE Delivery! Thank you Dave for this awesome delivery! All of this for just $100! Pulled pork and pasta and salads, and desserts! What a great deal!! All the food is delicious and the portions are nice and big! We really enjoyed it. Can’t wait to do it again! -Jazzmin Ellis

Top 7 Functions of a Caterer

The duties surrounding a catering position may vary based on whether a caterer is self-employed or working for a catering company. Different types of caterers meet different needs for their clients. Regardless of who they work for or where they work from, they all share similar functions as they prepare and serve different food items to clients hosting events, meetings, and parties. A professional caterer should have good communication skills, cooking ability, interpersonal relationship skills and give attention to detail. Although catering does not require…

Top 10 Inexpensive Foods to Serve at a Wedding

The normal expense of a wedding in the US is generally about $20,000, and it can cost even more depending on the number of visitors and area. Probably the ideal approach to slice wedding costs is to pick reasonable wedding gathering nourishments. Foods to be enjoyed at the gathering frequently gobbles up a huge part of the wedding spending plan. You can spare a lot of cash on the off chance that you will set-up basic smorgasbord as opposed to an extravagant hot supper. Setting…