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4 Awesome Appetizer Ideas For Your Next Event!

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The way to peoples hearts? Great food! Try some unique ideas for your next get together, don’t be afraid to try different recipes, appetizers, dips, snacks that you haven’t tried before, you will be surprised by the enthusiasm and rave reviews you will get from your guests!   Your potential guests have most likely seen…

4 Tips To Run A Successful Client Appreciation Event

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Hosting an event for potential clients and current clients alike will require you to pay a lot of attention to detail when you are planning it out. A one on one lunch is much different than hosting a catered event that is going to host an entire group. You can host your party in your…

3 Tips on Planning How Much Food You Should Order

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You have no choice as to whether or not to provide food to your guests if you are hosting an event. It is no secret that people love food, especially when they are socializing. It gives everybody something to do when they run out of things to talk about for the time being. You don’t…

You’ve found your Toronto Caterer, what about everything else?

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Pulling an event together usually means ordering not only catering, but also arranging for serving/wait/bar staff, deciding on rentals such as tables, chairs and catering equipment and possibly also decorations and audio visual equipment.   Lets quickly go through some of these items:   1. Serving/Wait/Bar Staff   At most events, you do not want…

Catering Your 2012 Holiday Party

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Today is November 25th – Exactly one month until Christmas, let the countdown begin! We’re excited and we hope you are too. The Holiday season can get hectic – shopping for the perfect gifts, spending quality time with friends and family and always taking some time for yourself for Rest and Relaxation. As the Holiday…

Catering for the Perfect Summer Get Together

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With the summer coming up, there are going to be a lot more chances for outdoor events that take advantage of the warmer weather. Getting catering set up for these types of events requires a special set of considerations because you have to meet the needs of the summer tone for the gathering. When you’re…

Catering for Events With Atypical Seating

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There are a lot of challenges that can come up when you’re planning for an event that will have atypical seating. While the normal type of seating for most events is a number of small or medium tables with guests seated, there are a lot of variations in seating that can limit what you can…

Catering Concepts for Parties

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A party is a lot different than most other events, and you have to plan for them differently. Because parties are primarily based on social interaction and celebration instead of some type of presentation or formal function, the food provided has to allow people to mingle and talk with each other freely. Toronto catering groups…

Five Great Dessert Ideas for Your Event

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When you’re a guest at an event, you want to see something new. It’s easy to get tired of the same old basic meals that offer nothing novel or unique. On top of that, your Toronto caterers won’t really be able to bring out their creative energy if they are stuck doing the same old…

Catering for People With Special Needs at Your Events

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You’ll often find yourself in a situation where you’re going to need to make arrangements for guests with special needs when you’re planning an event. There are a lot of different adjustments and considerations that you might need to make, and so the first step is to find out if any of your guests will…

Five Simple Self-Serve Catering Ideas

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At some events, it’s going to be easier and more cost-efficient to set up a self-serve food station than to hire a full service caterer. Many of the companies that are catering Toronto offer better rates for this kind of event catering because it costs less in terms of man-hours since not as many staff…

Five Fun Themes for Event Catering

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Planning an event is difficult if you don’t have a general idea of what you’re trying to accomplish. Your job can be made much easier if you decide on a theme for your event since every single decision will be made in the context of the theme that you’re trying to put together. A single…

Ideas for Catering Childrens Events

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One of the great parts of growing up is having parties and get-togethers to go to where you can meet and play with other kids. While parents usually supply the food at most of these occasions, an interesting way to spice things up is to hire a Toronto catering company instead. By having catering for…

The Right Mindset to Have When Hiring Toronto Caterers

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When it comes to hiring a Toronto catering company, there is a lot to gain by keeping the right mindset. A good mindset will allow you to focus on what’s really important when choosing from the different catering companies available. On the other hand, if you have a bad mindset, then you can end up…