Summertime Cocktails 101: Granita

What could possibly be more fun this summer than a Granita? Nothing really. That’s why we have been spending time perfecting our favorite Summer treat with a variety of fun, colorful, and refreshing recipes that make for a perfect addition to your summer entertaining. If you’ve never made a granita, a frozen Italian dessert made from sugar, water and assorted … Read More

Tips For Planning Your Corporate Events

If your boss asked you to plan an annual conference or company celebration, you have a lot of decisions to make. Before you get overwhelmed, review our guide to planning and executing a corporate event in just a few steps. As soon as you know you’re the conference planner, you need to ask how much money your company is going … Read More

Cinco de Mayo Parties: Easy Fiesta Food, Drink & Decor Tips

Both Main Event Caterers and Monumental Food know parties and know fiestas, and we have tips to make you everyone’s favorite amigo on Cinco de Mayo. But first, a quick look at why we celebrate: Cinco de Mayo is a relatively small celebration in most of Mexico.  On May 5, 1862 Mexican soldiers won a hard fought battle over the French in … Read More

Wedding Color Of The Year: Greenery

Now that it is officially spring, it is time to break out the dynamic color schemes for any occasion happening this season. A trend we are seeing (even in wedding catering) is an increased use of bright, bold, non-traditional colors, emerging in bridesmaids’ dresses, flowers, and the even the décor at your event. Like the photograph shown, brides are combining … Read More

Catering On A Budget: Make Your Centerpiece Part of the Meal

When you are trying to save money, you can always turn to your caterer for help and advice. While centerpieces are not the biggest expense for a wedding or corporate event, you can help shave down the cost by eliminating the need for a large, floral decoration. Try offering a fresh fruit bouquet as the centerpiece for the table. Accompanied … Read More

Tips For Selecting a Caterer for Your Corporate Event

Selecting catering services for your corporate events may not be so different than trying to hire a new employee. You have to consider their references, their certification, samples of their work and finally to test their abilities. The greatest similarity might be that failing at the first, as well as the latter, can destroy your reputation and your professional image. … Read More