Fun and creative event planning ideas

Posted · Add Comment

All the old rules about planning anything from a wedding reception to a corporate event – simply no longer apply. There is complete freedom these days to plan the type of event you really want. (Yeah!) This is especially true when it comes to setting up your event around festive or dramatic theme with flowers, […]

Share

“To thine own self be true”

Posted · Add Comment

  Shakespeare was right. Why do the same old thing everyone else is doing? This is especially true when you are hosting a gathering to celebrate something special. At Jacquie’s Gourmet Catering, we want to help you: Make the event memorable. Make it reflective of the personality of the person or couple — or the […]

Share

Why we do what — wedding traditions explained

Posted · Add Comment

With wedding season upon us, here’s an interesting look at what each of these common traditions means, from the wedding reception experts at Jacquie’s Gourmet Catering: ·      Exchanging wedding rings The wedding ring has ties to ancient Rome where a ring placed upon a woman’s finger meant ownership by her husband. ·      Wearing wedding rings […]

Share

Weddings are up 30% over last year

Posted · Add Comment

It’s not your imagination. There really are lots more weddings happening this year than there were last year. According to a recent article in The Washington Post, Americans are expected to host 2.5 million weddings this year. That’s a healthy 30% increase over last year, and the highest figure in nearly four decades, according to […]

Share

Right back on schedule

Posted · Add Comment

It’s mind-blowingly frustrating for our customers when they have to schedule, then reschedule – or worse, cancel – events due to the rapidly changing concerns of Covid. We’re all SO OVER IT! But the good news is that we are all greeting new invitations to celebrations and parties with outright glee! There is so much […]

Share

Fall wedding receptions are casual, chic and fun!

Posted · Add Comment

More and more couples are saying “I do” in the fall. Some with big weddings, and others with just the family, still others eloping – but just about all of those weddings include a really fun fall reception. Why fall? Depend on Mother Nature to help with fabulous foliage in rich fall colors – well […]

Share

Wedding numbers are way up!

Posted · Add Comment

After a steep drop in 2020 due to the pandemic, the number of marriages in the U.S. is set to explode this year, according to experts at The Wedding Report, an industry research firm. In fact, the number of U.S. weddings in 2021 is expected to hit 2.77 million—more than twice what we saw last year and a […]

Share

2021 catering trends to watch

Posted · Add Comment

Catering trends have adjusted, reflected and changed as a result to last year’s pandemic challenges. Certainly, buffets have been popular and efficient, but health considerations have forced us to view food safety as paramount over efficiency. In response, Jacquie’s Gourmet Catering has stepped up to the plate (so to speak), finding new and safer ways […]

Share

We’re really, really good at food pairings

Posted · Add Comment

Sometimes, you’ve just gotta toot your own horn. In our case, however, our catering clients have stepped in and tooted that instrument for us. Here’s what folks are saying about Jacquie’s Gourmet Catering’s ability to pair interesting, tasty, and sometimes unexpected flavors together to create a sensory masterpiece. “The oak-fired grilled pork you served was […]

Share
 
 


Contact Us

We would love to hear from you! Please fill out this form and we will get in touch with you shortly.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

 

Gourmet Catering

for Events and Weddings in Indianapolis, Indiana Area

Café Hours


Monday - Saturday: 8:00am to 2:00pm
Sunday: Closed