For a special occasion to be really special, you need a mix of the right ingredients — the right setting and decor, the right people attending the occasion, and of course, the right food. There is no better way to celebrate a grand occasion but to engage in a hearty, gourmet meal with friends, family members and well-wishers. In fact, having great food at a special occasion adds one more important element for attendees to remember and cherish later on. This is why, when it comes to that perfect special occasion, one thing that you just cannot ignore is the catering.
When it comes to food for special occasions, there are very little in the way of rules and best practices. The only thing that you need to make sure is that the kind of cuisine being served matches the tastes of the guests in attendance
Do you love ice cream? Most Americans do. On average, in any fourteen day period, nearly 40% of people in the United States will eat ice cream and the typical person will eat it 28.5 times every year. And it is not just ice cream we crave. Frozen desserts of all kinds are popular in the United States. Nearly 90% of all households are known to enjoy some kind of frozen treat on a regular basis. There are about 2.852 shops that sell frozen yogurt, as of the end of 2013.
Frozen yogurt is a lot like ice cream. In fact, many stores who sell it, try to make it as much like ice cream as possible. The history of that frozen delight goes back thousands of years. Frozen desserts were developed in Asia but the idea would not stay locked on that continent for long. Roman folklore and literature tells of the Empero
If you’re planning an event such as a party or a fundraiser or a awards ceremony, you’ll be glad to learn that caterers are changing their menus in keeping with the spirt of the times. Food catering menus now offer organic, fresh food, brunches with mimosas and omelette stations, and exotic cocktail eats on antipasto skewers. All of which makes event planning and catering much more fun and in keeping with your lifestyle.
There is a new trend poised to make it’s way to America. Just like the old-timey Dukes of old that used to snort dried tobacco, or snuff, A Belgian chocolatier has been popularizing snorting chocolate in Europe. There are reportedly dance parties in which the participants use this snortable chocolate powder to achieve a short term buzz. Before you start looking online for wholesale chocolate suppliers, there are a few things you need to know about this new craze
This is No Normal Eating Chocolate
The type of chocolate that party goers are snorting up their sniffers is no ordinary chocolate. The powder is actual cacao powder, the basis of chocolate, of very high purity. According to chocolatier Dominique Porsoone, the inventor of this sniffing chocolate, using norm
Who ever invented ice cream was really onto something big. This creamy, frozen, sweet, and tasty treat is eaten all over the world in a variety of different ways. From gelato cups and spoons in Italy, to fruit flavored frozen yogurt cups in Southeast Asia, to sweetened cold milk drinks in Mexico, and finally to plain ol’ vanilla ice cream in the United States, cold or frozen milk, cream, and sugar is one combination you just can’t go wrong with. After all, who doesn’t like something that’s sweet and creamy?
Well, it turns out a lot of people don’t — at least when if the milk and cream used to make it comes fro
The typically fast-paced life that most of us lead today leaves us with very little time to relax, communicate with people we are close to and have some good times with family and friends. Many people have to put in a lot of effort to ensure that the dreariness and monotony of daily life can be dissipated and a little relaxation found, which helps us rejuvenate and ensures that familial and friendly ties are kept strong and reinforced. If you are looking for the perfect way to ensure that you get to spend some quality time with loved ones without too much hassle or preparation, then a festive holiday brunch might be just the thing you are looking for.
Did you know that there are almost 100 types of flowers that are not only edible, but taste good as well? If you?ve been trying to think of ways to spice up your gourmet food, then edible flowers might be the answer — both literally and figuratively. Here?s what you need to know.
1. Edible Flowers Have Unique Tastes
If you get crystallized flowers, then not surprisingly, they are going to have a sugary taste — it?s the sugar that helps to preserve both their shape and color. If you?re interested in getting any other type of edible flowers, then you should keep in mind that they have mild flavors that could add unique flavors and textures to you
The warmer weather is just around the corner, meaning ice cream shops will be opening their doors to the general public very soon. Some shops specialize in good old fashioned ice cream, while others offer more cultured options, like gelato or frozen yogurt. Some ice cream shops even offer an endless slew of toppings for their ice cream, making a trip to the ice cream shop especially fun for the more youthful among us. No matter what the local ice cream shop offers, though, they’re sure to expect a lot of business from people young and old throughout the spring, summer, and even fall. To help prepare for the crowds, ice cream shops would do well to begin stocking up on necessary supplie
Sometimes, you’re just in the mood for a cookie. It’s tough when you can’t go out and grab one yourself — there’s just no time in the day to go looking for your sweet treat. Or say you want to surprise a fellow coworker or classmate or send them a sweet thank you gift? Cookies are almost always well received! Finding the right cookie and the time to go order them can be difficult in someone’s busy schedule. So what if you learned that doing an online cookie delivery was an option? You can order almost anything online these days — why not cookies? An online cookie delivery is the perfect solution to your sweet treat problem. It’ll brighten up anyone’s day and can be a creative idea for unique corporate gifts, wedding treats, or just a great surprise for the office or classroom! What Cooki
When you were a kid, birthday were magical. It was you special day, and it was incredibly important for your friends to come celebrate another year in your life — and not to mention bring lots of presents. Fond memories of childhood birthdays past have inspired parents to make the same investments in their own childrens birthday parties. Indeed, according to a poll at Babycenter.com, parents were asked how much they spent on their child’s first birthday, and a quarter of the respondents reported spending more than $500.
The truth of the matter is that as your child gets older, their birthday celebrations get more personally important to them, and they will remember them and place social importance on them more and more. Here is a list of great ideas to make your kid’s birthday party a day to