Persian Wedding Feast at Park House Barn

July 16, 2017

Persian Wedding Feast at Park House Barn

I love creating  Persian wedding feasts, growing up in the Middle East meant I had a massive Persian influence in my cooking, it is the food I love to cook the most and I think it is so fitting for celebrations. The colours, vibrance and flavours all shout exuberance and celebration. I also love the…

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Persian Wedding Food Ideas

February 22, 2017

Persian Wedding Food Ideas

Persian Style Feasting is such a fantastic idea for a Wedding Breakfast. I am biased I know as this is the type of food that I love to cook. I am obsessed! I love the colours, flavours and relaxed way the food is shared amongst guests. I think it is no better way to complement…

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Outside Catering Ideas

February 10, 2017

Why Picnics are a great Wedding Breakfast

Whether you are having a 50’s rock and roll inspired wedding or a roaring 20’s wedding party, picnics can be a great wedding breakfast to suit any budget, theme and flavour palate. Many of my clients have asked for picnic style wedding breakfast. I love creating bespoke picnics for them as it means they can…

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Wedding at Hope Mill Theatre

October 21, 2016

Wedding at Hope Mill Theatre

Have you ever been to Hope Mill? It is a Manchester hidden gem located in a fantastic five story Grade two listed building. It is nestled in the back streets of Ancoats and hosts a theatre, a cafe bar and artist studios. There is so much creativity going on there, it is really something quite impressive. It…

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Victoria Baths Wedding Fair on October 16th

September 19, 2016

Victoria Baths Wedding Fair on October 16th

Having catered at the stunningly beautiful Victoria Baths in the past, I jumped at the opportunity to take part in the National Vintage Wedding Fair on October 16th. I had a chat with one of the organisers Kate about my passion for creating sharing platters and feasts.             If you…

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Wedding in a Barn

June 12, 2016

Wedding in a Barn – Deep Dale Farm

The thing I love about my job is allows me to cook in some of the most strange and wonderful places. Last week I got to drive over the Pennines and head to Deep Dale Farm in Keldholme to cook for 180 people in a barn. It usually houses horses over winter and has no kitchen….

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barn

April 18, 2016

Catering for “Alternative Weddings”

This summer is going to be fantastic as I am catering for lots of amazing weddings full of beautiful people. Many people would class the weddings I am catering for as “alternative weddings”. I still don’t know how I feel about the phrase “alternative wedding”, as there is nothing alternative to celebrating you both as a…

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Questions to ask your Wedding Caterer

February 15, 2016

Questions to ask your Wedding Caterer

When planning the food element for your wedding you need to think about the questions to ask your wedding caterer. I am very aware that the caterer is just one of the things on the very long list of “things to do” for the big day, so I want to make sure that when my…

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Victoria Baths Wedding

December 8, 2015

Victoria Baths Wedding

Victoria Baths, what a building, so steeped in history and Victorian grandeur.  When it was opened in 1906 it was described as “a water palace of which every citizen of Manchester can be proud.” And when I was asked to cater for a wedding there I was delighted and slightly bemused as to how anyone…

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pies

August 13, 2014

A different kind of wedding

A different Kind of wedding..Last Friday I catered for a wonderful wedding. The bride had seen my pies and they inspired her to get in touch with me and demand (in the nicest possible way) that she have them at her wedding. (If you have’t seen pictures of my pies, then take a look here and…

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