Food

An Intimate Rehearsal Dinner Catered at Home

Your rehearsal dinner is one of the last milestones on your journey to the alter. Often shared with your wedding party and a few close friends and relatives, this intimate dinner party should be savored with friends, not spent in the kitchen. Consider a drop-off catering service – offering you…
Jenna Hutzler
September 5, 2018
Food

Fall and Winter Wedding Cake Trends

Once dominated by white buttercreams and fondants, the color palette for wedding cake icing has become a kaleidoscope of vibrant shades in any hue you can imagine. As we head into fall and winter, bold colours are taking over the wedding cake scene. As cooler fall weather rushes in, couples…
Jenna Hutzler
September 5, 2018
Food

Break the Ice with Interactive Food Stations

Break the Ice with Interactive Food Stations Your wedding guest list includes all of your favorite people, from your childhood nanny to your college roommate, but many of them are likely meeting for the first time. How do you find a way to connect these multi-generational circles and get everyone…
Jenna Hutzler
August 31, 2018
Food

Fall Party Appetizer Ideas for Your Autumn Wedding

Embrace fall’s classic flavors and cooling temperatures when planning your wedding’s appetizer menu. Warm dips and cheeses pair perfectly with slightly sweet apple, cranberry and squash. You really can’t go wrong! Baked Brie Baked brie makes an excellent appetizer for a fall wedding because it’s a satisfying comfort food, but…
Jenna Hutzler
August 28, 2018
Food

Wedding How To: Dinner, Drinks and Dessert on a Budget

With the cost to cater a wedding reaching upwards of $13,000 (don’t panic yet – many are much less than that), it’s a great place to look for savings if you and your fiancé are budget conscious wedding planners. Guests expect to enjoy a nice meal and drinks with you…
Jenna Hutzler
August 7, 2018
Food

5 Casual Backyard Wedding Catering Menus

If you’re planning for a fun, casual backyard wedding, your catering menu should reflect it! Caterers are used to working within specific venues, so make sure to discuss all the details of your backyard together. As soon as possible, decide where your caterer will set up their equipment, their power…
Jenna Hutzler
August 6, 2018
Food

5 Gorgeous Ways to Personalize Your Wedding Cake

A wedding cake is a piece of art. It can establish a mood and tell a story. It’s also a highlight of your reception so don’t forget to personalize or extend your wedding theme to this very photogenic wedding element. A wedding cake is much more than a few tiers…
Jenna Hutzler
July 3, 2018
Food

Best Summer Wedding Appetizers

Keep guests cool at your summer wedding with refreshing appetizers. Your selection of hors d’oeuvres don’t have to be hot to be a hit. While these refreshing apps are suitable for any season, the vibrant colors and fresh flavors are the perfect pair for a summer affair. Bringing seasonal flare…
Jenna Hutzler
July 3, 2018
Food

7 Ideas for a Casual Post-Wedding Breakfast

Serving your family, wedding party and out-of-town guests brunch the morning after your wedding is becoming a common part of a weekend filled with celebrations of your nuptials. If you, your fiancé and your parents would like to treat guests to one last meal before they head home, consider these…
Jenna Hutzler
July 3, 2018
Food

Highlight Local Produce in Your Reception Menu

There’s an endless array of fresh produce to inspire your wedding menu grown right here in Upstate New York. Talk to your caterer about infusing local greens, fruits and seasonal veggies into every course for a customized menu full of flavor from local farms. There’s nothing quite like the taste…
Jenna Hutzler
June 1, 2018

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