Top Trends for 2018 Wedding Menus

Top Trends for 2018 Wedding Menus

Food brings people together, gets people talking, and makes people remember. We love nothing more than to give wedding guests an experience that will last a lifetime, and over the last 20 years we’ve seen trends come, go and come back around again. We’ve...
Catering for Vegans With Your Wedding Menu

Catering for Vegans With Your Wedding Menu

In the last decade the amount of vegans we cater for has quadrupled. There is hardly a wedding that does not have a vegan or two – sometimes more. However, we have yet to create a completely vegan wedding menu – but I am sure it will happen. My message for...
Delicious Desserts and Ice Cream from Darlish

Delicious Desserts and Ice Cream from Darlish

If you are organising your own catering for your wedding we have found the most incredible desserts and ice creams. Darlish explores Persian heritage, incorporating luxurious flavours into desserts and ice cream, and they really are unlike anything you have tried...
Canapé Ideas for a Winter Wedding

Canapé Ideas for a Winter Wedding

When choosing your wedding menu I think it’s important to be seasonal, and that applies to your canapés too. With this in mind, here are some of my favourite ideas for winter wedding canapés – delicious! Meat Winter Canapés Crisp black pudding topped with...
Stylish Wedding Buffets

Stylish Wedding Buffets

Wedding buffets are popular because, first and foremost, they offer variety, which will keep even the fussiest eaters happy. A wedding buffet can be visually amazing, often with more impact than a sit down meal if presented by a caterer who knows their stuff. They can...
Ideas for a Wonderful Wedding Picnic

Ideas for a Wonderful Wedding Picnic

For informal, outdoor summer wedding celebrations, you can’t beat a picnic. This increasingly popular fresh and unfussy way of eating at a wedding is a cross between a sit down meal and a buffet. Each table or group has its own selection of wonderful handmade...
Canapé Ideas for an Autumn Wedding

Canapé Ideas for an Autumn Wedding

Everyone loves something to nibble with a drink, and a few tasty bites with your first glass of Champagne will stop the bubbles going straight to your head! Select your wedding canapés to fit your theme or style, and make sure even the smallest morsel is big on...
Drinking Etiquette at a Wedding

Drinking Etiquette at a Wedding

There are no sweeter words than ‘open bar’ at a wedding. However, there’s one very important thing to remember as a wedding guest: if you can’t spot the drunk guest requesting the Macarena and attempting to start a twerk-off with the...
Fun Evening Wedding Food Ideas

Fun Evening Wedding Food Ideas

When the wedding cake has been cut, the dancing is underway and the party is in full swing, your revelers will start to get peckish again. Your evening reception is your chance to wow your guests with some fun, delicious food that will banish the late-night munchies...
Free Printable Lemonade Labels

Free Printable Lemonade Labels

When life hands you lemons, make lemonade. Add a special touch to your wedding day with these cute free printable lemonade labels from Chrystalace. Lemonade is a popular drink choice for weddings, with pink lemonade and cloudy lemonade particularly on trend. Served in...
Canapé Ideas for a Summer Wedding

Canapé Ideas for a Summer Wedding

I think canapés are essential at a wedding as they set the scene and provide a reverend talking point, which in turn helps with the joining of two families. My top tips for choosing canapés for a summer wedding are… Whilst keeping your selection light, fresh and...
DIY Tutorial: Ribbon Flag Drink Stirrers

DIY Tutorial: Ribbon Flag Drink Stirrers

Do you want to add a little pizzazz to your wedding drinks? Then why not make these cute and simple DIY ribbon drink stirrers. How to Make… Use wooden sticks, or even lollipop sticks, available at all good craft stores. Choose a grosgrain ribbon as it’s a little...
Getting to Know – Just Miniatures

Getting to Know – Just Miniatures

Company Name: Just Miniatures Location: Hadleigh, Suffolk What does Just Miniatures do? Just Miniatures is a specialist supplier of miniature bottles of spirits, engraved glasses and personalised miniatures for weddings, events and personalised party favours. How did...
Wow Factor Wedding Cocktail Ideas

Wow Factor Wedding Cocktail Ideas

Cocktails are now a very familiar sight at British weddings, often as ‘signature’ cocktails designed by the couple. Here are my top tips to ensure your wedding cocktails are particularly memorable and unique… Serve drinks in unusual and unexpected...
Choosing Your Wedding Wine

Choosing Your Wedding Wine

With so many things to consider before your big day, choosing your wedding wine can seem like a daunting experience. It is easy to see why; not only is it one of the biggest expenses a wedding can incur, everyone has different tastes, there is a huge array of wine to...
Including Cheese in Your Wedding Menu

Including Cheese in Your Wedding Menu

I adore cheese. In fact, I wish every meal included a smorgasbord of deliciously ripe savoury selections, and then a small but beautiful dessert as the finishing touch. In Britain we are spoilt for choice with the sheer variety of award-winning cheeses available on...
Healthy Wedding Breakfast Menu Ideas

Healthy Wedding Breakfast Menu Ideas

People often welcome the New Year with open arms and embrace their inner belief that this year they will be healthy and get fit. On the back of this, 2014 is also seeing a trend into the education and use of seasonal food. With this in mind there is no better year...
A Wedding Menu Fit for a Palace

A Wedding Menu Fit for a Palace

Fulham Palace is a stunning venue of courtyards, halls, galleries, and a beautiful marquee tucked inside a secret walled garden, set in 13 acres of botanical gardens beside the Thames. It is important the food you serve at your wedding matches the style of the space...
15 Winning Items for Your Wedding Menu

15 Winning Items for Your Wedding Menu

When choosing items for your wedding menu, here is a list of guaranteed crowd-pleasers for any style of wedding. The golden rule when feeding your guests (especially if there are a lot of them) is to remember that ‘less is more’. Simple ingredients, a...
Jack Daniel’s Wedding Theme

Jack Daniel’s Wedding Theme

If you love a sneaky JD and coke then how about a Jack Daniel’s inspired wedding theme to incorporate your love of the Tennessee Whiskey into your big day? Indulge your guests with Jack Daniel’s cupcakes, miniature Jack and Coke in Coke bottles, or even a...
Getting to Know – Gastro Catering

Getting to Know – Gastro Catering

Interview with: Aaron Douglass Company Name: Gastro Catering Ltd Location: Worthing, West Sussex What does Gastro Catering Ltd do? Gastro Catering is an event catering company specialising in weddings, but catering for a wide variety of other events also. How did the...
Wedding Amuse-Bouche Ideas

Wedding Amuse-Bouche Ideas

Amuse-bouche, meaning literally ‘amuse mouth’ in French, is the term for a small savoury item of food served as a single bite-sized hors d’oeuvre before a meal. Amuse-bouche came to the fore during the Nouvelle Cuisine movement of the 1980s. Served...
Getting to Know – Petal and Feast

Getting to Know – Petal and Feast

Interview with: Hannah Judd Company Name: Petal and Feast (formerly The Tea Set) Location: Sussex What does Petal and Feast do? We are basically a one-stop wedding shop, providing catering, flowers, ice cream bike, and china hire. We offer a range of services to help...