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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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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Cae Mabon

June 2, 2015

Catering in the Countryside

Catering in Manchester’s city kitchens can be very soporific when I know I am about to head of into the countryside to take my personal chef skills on tour. I love catering for big groups of people. Getting everyone together somewhere beautiful, eating and having a great time really is what life is all about…

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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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Canape board served by Taste the love

January 13, 2014

Where it all started

I love preparing, cooking and sharing food, I always have. My family joke that I could cook a three course meal  by the time I was nine! Food for me is a big part of my life, it should be healthy and tasty with great flavours to warm your soul. Growing up, meal times were…

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