Below you will find a broad selection of the kind of events that we have catered for in the past. Examples of weddings, corporate events and parties are all shown complete with brief descriptions, images and menus.
Modern Classic Weddings
Emily and David's Marquee Wedding
A warm late summer day saw Emily and David marry in tranquil rural Worcestershire. The wedding reception took place at Emily's beautiful family home where guests enjoyed canapés and Champagne on arrival. For the wedding breakfast the bride and groom chose an elegant, classic menu that allowed the wonderful seasonal ingredients to shine through.
Mini Duck Terrine topped with Sweet and Sour Plum Ketchup and Chervil served on a Crisp Rice Flour Pancake
Gruyère and Chive Croquettes
Tuna Ceviche served with Wasabi and Avocado Salsa and Sesame Seeds
Crispy Buttermilk Chicken served with a Creole Mayonnaise
Cornish Smoked Salmon topped with Lime Marmalade served on Rye Bread
Pan Seared Scallops served with Sweetcorn Purée, Chorizo and Chilli Oil
Sous Vide Herefordshire Fillet of Beef served with Dauphinoise Potatoes, Mangetout and Béarnaise Sauce
Glazed Lemon Tart served with a Raspberry Coulis
James and Kelly's Herefordshire Tipi Wedding.
On arrival guests were treated to a selection of canapés including:
Beetroot Cured Salmon served on Pumpernickel Bread with Sour Cream and Chives
Mini Hot Dogs with American Mustard
Chicken, Mango and Lime Noodle Salsa served on a Thai Cracker
To bring an added sense of fun and entertainment for the main course delicious, whole Sirloins of Herefordshire Beef were carved at the table by the guests. Generous bowls of crispy roast potatoes, cauliflower cheese and tenderstem broccoli were also served along with plenty of fresh home made horseradish sauce and rich red wine gravy.
After speeches cake stands of mini desserts were served. Guests chose from:
Chocolate and Raspberry Meringue Kisses
Mini Lemon Meringue Pies
Individual Strawberry Possets topped with Mint Sugar
Shot Glasses of Salted Caramel Cheesecake.
Land Rover Experience Corporate Events
Range Rover Sport Global Launch
Our brief was to design a flexible afternoon tea menu to be served continuously throughout the 60-day event. A colourful and creative range of savoury and sweet treats was created to meet the dietary requirements of a diverse guest list, with diners coming from Europe, China, India and South America.
Beetroot Cured Salmon and Horseradish Crème Fraîche Bruschetta
Free Range Egg Tartare on Rye Bread
Cucumber, Radish and Celery Salt Open Sandwiches
Herefordshire Beef with Celeriac Rémoulade on Truffled Crostini
Mediterranean Vegetable, Ragstone Goats' Cheese and Caramelised Red Onion Mini Tartlets
Quail's Egg Scotch Eggs served with Home Made Piccalilli
Blueberry and Raspberry Crème Pâtissière Tartlets
Mini Scones with Strawberry Jam and Vanilla Clotted Cream
Mini Earl Grey and Salted Caramel Muffins
Hereford Cathedral Nave Dinner
For the Hereford Cathedral Nave Dinner we were asked to create a delicious 3-course meal complete with an elegant canapé reception for 350 prestigious guests. With tickets at £100 per head it was important to the event organisers that guests felt that they had gained absolute value for money.
Three Course Evening Dinner
Champagne reception with Canapés
Trio of Salmon - Gravadlax, Hot Smoked Salmon, Salmon and Dill Mousse served with Cucumber Jelly, Brown Bread Brittle and Olive Oil Crostini
Roasted Rump of Marches Lamb served with Creamed Savoy Cabbage, Fondant Potato, Whole Baby Carrots & Sage Jus
Passion Fruit Panna Cotta served with Mango Coulis
Special Occasion and Milestone Birthdays
Sally and Simon's Party
Having worked with Sally and Simon previously it was a pleasure to be invited back to cater once again. This time it was a joint occasion celebrating both their silver wedding anniversary and their son's 21st birthday. With 150 guest to cater for, of all ages and tastes, writing the menu required careful consideration but was immense fun to be part of.
Cocktails and Canapés
Mini Cones of Fish and Chips served with Home Made Tartare Sauce
Tempura of Prawns served with Sweet Chilli and Cucumber Salsa
Mini Parmesan and Prosciutto Arancini served with Roasted Tomato Relish
Roasted Loin and Rib of Marches Lamb served with Parmentier Potatoes, Peas, Bib Lettuce, Redcurrant Gel and Rosemary Jus
Mini Lemon Posset Pots topped with Bramble Gin Coulis
Mini Vanilla Sugar Ring Doughnuts
Eton Mess Shots
From Our Street Food Kitchen
Sir Ollie started life as our original food festival offering. It proved so successful at events such as the Abergavenny Food Festival that we were soon being asked to take it along to private parties.
Sir Ollie's Street Food Market
As Sir Ollie's grew in popularity we decided to add further street food offerings. We now cater at many parties with our Sir Ollie's Street Food Market. Not only do we offer our 12 Hour Pulled Herefordshire Beef Toasted Sandwich but also a wide variety of other fun, hand held party foods as well.
The spectacle of serving food from live kitchens provides a great atmosphere of entertainment and excitement along with plenty of choice for your guests too. Here are some ideas:
'Big Pan' Pad Thai Noodles
Traditional Valencian Paella
Flame Grilled Gourmet Burgers
Rotisserie Piri Piri Chicken Tortillas
Malaysian Satay Skewers