Tips for serving a five-star menu

Tips for serving a five-star menu A full-course meal involves three or more courses. And it’s the hallmark of special occasions like weddings, banquets and galas. A good multi-course menu needs to be well considered from the timing, to the flavour profiles, and different dietary needs of your guests. Here are our tips for serving…

Be the holiday host with the most

Be the holiday host with the most December is finally here. And wow, is it just us or did it take a long, long time to get here? The sun is out, everything’s winding down and everyone’s looking forward to a much-needed break and quality time with loved ones. December is a happy month renowned…

The MPR checklist for year-end events

The MPR checklist for year-end events It’s nearly that time of the year again. The awkward small talk between colleagues, the new kid on the block getting a little too carried away at the open bar. Ah, end of year office functions. Everyone secretly loves them. So, to end the year on the right note,…

The sharp guide to special knives

The sharp guide to special knives Ever tried to slice hard cheese with a butter knife? Hacked at a steak with a standard dinner knife? If you have, you’ll know that having the right knife for each courses and food type is more a necessity than it is a pretentious nice-to-have. Here’s the sharp guide…

OTT birthday ideas anyone can pull off

OTT birthday ideas anyone can pull off Over-the-top (or OTT) lavish birthday parties and celebrations are totally on trend and we’re here for it. The latest trend is creating your very own festival or market. Sound like a lot? All you need is a garden or open grassy area like a park, and the right…

Your spring event checklist

Your spring event checklist The nights are getting warmer. The mornings are lighter. There’s a buzz in the air of possibilities for sundowners and late nights. Spring is upon us and that means event season has also sprung. If you’re thinking of throwing the latest and greatest event, here’s the spring event checklist you need:…