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Plan a Catered Event Menu That Will Impress Your Guests

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9 Steps That Will Ensure the Meal Is a Hit and Not a Flop

When planning the food and beverage for any event, it's important to consider the not-so-obvious items to help ensure a successful program and delicious meal. Catered events are often known to provide sub-par food at best and inedible food at worst. Don't fall victim to less-than-stellar event food. The following nine steps to catering coordination and menu planning will ensure that your event stands out among the typical catered event meals. 01  Know Your Guest Profile What is the profile of the guests being invited to the event? For example, most business people attend many events throughout the year, and the phrase……

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51 Recipes for a Pretty in Pink Baby Shower

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When it’s a girl, these luscious recipes and pink food ideas are perfect for the baby shower menu.

When it’s a girl, these luscious recipes and pink food ideas are perfect for the baby shower menu. Strawberry Shortcake Cookies Strawberry shortcake is one of my favorite desserts. I thought it would be great to capture all that wonderful flavor in a cookie. The pastry-like cookie is topped with pink strawberry frosting. —Allison Anderson, Avondale, Arizona Strawberry-Chicken Salad with Buttered Pecans Having lived in several states in the South, I love tossing pecans into recipes for a little added flavor and crunch. Fresh berries and other nuts round out this hearty salad. —Lisa Varner, El Paso, Texas Ham ‘n’ Cheese Biscuit Stacks I make these……

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25 Appetizer Ideas Your Guests Will Love

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From prosciutto-wrapped persimmons to grilled cheese and tomato soup shooters, these apps are sure to delight.

Ask any event planner and they'll tell you that the food you serve at your wedding is one of the last places you'd want to cut budget on (but we do have a few secrets to saving). The presentation of the menu helps to set the ambience, and the smell enhances the culinary experience while the taste is, well, just plain delicious. Appetizers don't have to be limited to a sit-down dinner, either. Consider starting the celebrations with a preceremony cocktail hour with small bites, or follow the "I dos" with a cocktail hour so guests can stay active while you……

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Meet The Face Behind OZ Catering

By  Oz Catering |   | Posted in " Bat Mitzvah, Catering Companies in San Francisco, Catering Services Bay Area, Corporate Catering, Special Event Catering, Traditional Shakshuka, Wedding Catering "

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I’m Idit Oz, proud owner of OZ Catering. I look forward to sharing my story. I hope that you will enjoy getting to know me better. I grew up in a family that owned a Bed and Breakfast (B&B) in Israel. From a young age, I assisted my mother in the kitchen. She was an excellent cook, and I admired her culinary skills all my life. I’ve been cooking from the time I was a few years old and started my catering business at the age of nineteen in my home country of Israel. After several years of traveling, studying and experiencing various cuisines……

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The 2019 Wedding Food Trends Everyone Will Be Eating Up in the New Year

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Planning a 2019 wedding? We're sharing all the details on 2019’s most anticipated wedding trends—we’ve already got your bouquet and reception trends covered! Now, we are rounding up some of next year's most delicious future food crazes. Tapping the minds of industry experts, we’ve gathered some new wedding food trends that are expected to hit serving trays in the New Year.

Planning a 2019 wedding? We're sharing all the details on 2019’s most anticipated wedding trends—we’ve already got your bouquet and reception trends covered! Now, we are rounding up some of next year's most delicious future food crazes. Tapping the minds of industry experts, we’ve gathered some new wedding food trends that are expected to hit serving trays in the New Year. Playful dessert stations and reverting back to formal tradition reception settings are ideas that some of the industry’s top experts are anticipating in the coming year. If you’re planning on tying the knot in 2019, consider these delicious ideas—from cocktail……

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Frequently Asked Questions About OZ Catering

By  Oz Catering |   | Posted in " Catering Companies in San Francisco, Catering Services Bay Area, Jewish Catering, Special Event Catering, Traditional Shakshuka, Wedding Catering "

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If you are in the process of planning an event, you will find that more often than not, you have more questions about the catering than answers. However, this doesn’t always have to be the case. At OZ Catering, we understand how difficult planning an event can be, so to help make your job a lot less stressful, we have answered some of the most frequently asked questions about working with OZ Catering. 1. Can you send us a quote for our event? All our proposals are customized. To design a menu and a proposal that suits your needs most accurately, we would like……

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Season’s Greetings from OZ Catering

By  Oz Catering |   | Posted in " Apple Cake, Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah, Catering Companies in San Francisco, Catering Services Bay Area, Coconut Vanilla Cake, Corporate Catering, Grilled Halloumi cheese, Israeli salad, Jewish Catering, Maklouba, Recipes, Roasted Beet Salad, Tomato Salad "

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The OZ Catering team wishes you the happiest of holidays this season. May the New Year be filled with joy, health, and prosperity.

The OZ Catering team wishes you the happiest of holidays this season. May the New Year be filled with joy, health, and prosperity. I’d like to take this opportunity to express my gratitude to my wonderful clients. Thank you from the Oz Catering team! Happy Holidays and a prosperous New Year 2019! We would like to remind our clients that we are offering a 5% discount on weddings that are booked in January 2019. If you need any assistance from us during the holiday season, feel free to get in touch with us by clicking here. …

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Employee Spotlight: Guy Paulson

By  Oz Catering |   | Posted in " Apple Cake, Catering Companies in San Francisco, Catering Services Bay Area, Cherry Walnut Cake, Coconut Vanilla Cake, Grilled Halloumi cheese, Jewish Catering, Roasted Beet Salad, Special Event Catering, Tomato Salad, Traditional Shakshuka, Wedding Catering "

Employee Spotlight: Guy Paulson

Meet Guy Paulson, bartender and server at OZ catering. Guy started his OZ Catering career ten years ago and has a bright future ahead.

Meet Guy Paulson, bartender and server at OZ catering. Guy started his OZ Catering career ten years ago and has a bright future ahead. It’s tough to put into words Guy’s importance, but the reason we’re featuring him on our blog this month is to showcase our appreciation for his efforts. Guy has quite the reputation amongst employees who know him as well as among our clients. What makes Guy unique is that he routinely foresees the client’s needs and ensures that they’re met, making him extremely loved by clients. He invariably goes the extra mile, takes the initiative, and makes OZ Catering look good. Guy has genuine……

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Announcing the Launch of our New Website

By  Oz Catering |   | Posted in " Catering Companies in San Francisco, Catering Services Bay Area, Corporate Catering, Special Event Catering, Wedding Catering "

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website!

The goal of our new website is to provide our existing and prospective customers a simple yet interactive view of us and the services we offer. Stay tuned on to our blog posts for refreshing new ideas! You can also sign up here to keep up with all the exciting stuff! For any enquiries and feedback, please write to us at idit@ozcatering.net or call us at 415-505-5529 …

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