Nancy & Tims' Ufton Court Wedding

Tuesday 15th January 2019

We loved catering for Nancy and Tim last October at Ufton Court one of our recommended venues and wanted to share the love with you. The bride and groom both wanted the food to have a relaxed feel and so went for plenty of canapes served during the drinks reception followed by a two course BBQ served family style. This means platters and bowls of the BBQ food brought to all the dining tables for guests to help themselves. For dessert the bride had the amazing idea of whole cheesecakes served to the middle of each table and then a nominated guest for each stood up the cut the 'cakes' at the same time as the bride and groom cut theirs at the top table. THE MENU Canapes; Sticky Teriyaki Chicken Skewers Honey & mustard glazed mini sausages Thai Fish Bites with Sweet Chilli dip Quails egg scotch egg Seared scallops with…

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Chocolate Eclair recipe

Tuesday 4th December 2018
Alexandra Moss

Dark Chocolate Eclairs Makes 12 large or 18 small eclairs. Ingredients The éclairs • 50g unsalted butter, plus extra for greasing • 75g plain flour • 2 medium beaten eggs • Pinch of salt • 150ml cold water The filling • 300ml whipping/double cream • 3 tbsp icing sugar • 1 tsp vanilla extract The frosting • 200g dark chocolate • 2 tablespoons butter • 2 tbsp icing sugar • 2 to 3 tablespoons hot water Method 1. Preheat the oven to 220°C, fan 200°C, gas 7. Grease a baking sheet with a little butter. 2. Put the diced butter and 150ml water into a saucepan. Bring to a boil and, as soon as the butter has melted, take off the heat and tip in the flour and a pinch of salt. Beat…

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Donut Wall

Friday 2nd February 2018

At Total Hospitality we love anything sweet! Donut walls are a great and fun new idea that have been trending since 2017.…

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Planning your wedding and looking for caterers?

Friday 19th January 2018

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Traditional Christmas wedding

Friday 12th January 2018

Zoë and Tom were married on the 17th December 2016 and held their reception at Zoë's family home in Buckinghamshire. A traditional Christmas wedding theme was order of the day, with strictly no tackiness. Think snow style confetti, rich red hues, candlelight and mulled wine to name a few. It was just so festive and magical in equal measure. Total Hospitality absolutely loved catering this wedding back in December 2016. Photos by Lola Rose Photography. Take a look at the full blog on Whimsical wonderland weddings. Whimsical wonderland weddings blog

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Friday 12th January 2018

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hints and tips for the perfect christmas party

Saturday 9th December 2017

1. find a date book a date for your party as early as possible and then let people know about it. your potential guests will fill their diaries up fast in the run up to Christmas so be the first to get in there quick! 2. Set a budget. a per head cost or an idea of what you can spend overall is good. companies will want to know weather your budget is including or excluding vat. 3. write a guest list. the numbers for this may very much depend on yoru budget. you may want to consider whether partners or spouses are invited too and is it a party with or without children? 4. find a venue. There are lots of venues available for hire. here are a few suggestions. 5. Organise your caterers. (That's where we come in!) from the first call or email we…

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June Update

Tuesday 13th June 2017

We have been having lots of fun catering at some fab events for the past few months. We just thought we would share some with you... May bank holiday proved to be a very busy week with lots of lovely couples getting married. We catered at the lovely Ufton Court in Ufton Nervet several times, Monks Barn in Hurley, a marquee wedding in Shinfield and finished with a beautiful wedding in Shiplake. We served up food from so many of our menus including our family sharing buffet menus where the food is delivered to guests at the tables in bowls and on platters for them to help themselves to whatever they fancy. We served our sharing platter antipasti boards for appetisers, sharing…

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Shortlisted Bridebook Awards 2017

Monday 6th February 2017

Great start to the week this Monday with the fabulous news that we at Total Hospitality have been shortlisted for the Bridebook Awards 2017. We are immensely proud and so very grateful to those that voted for us. We still have some dates available this year for your wedding catering and if you are recently engaged we are now taking bookings for 2018 too. Don't forget to book in your tasting if you haven't had one yet as this is a really important opportunity to sample the menu for your wedding breakfast and ask us as many questions as you have. We can t wait to cater for our 2017 brides and grooms, so once again thank you for being part of our little family business. We love each and every wedding we have the…

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Panfried Halibut on Potato Cake, served with Hollandaise & Samphire Recipe

Friday 6th January 2017

Serves 4 Ingredients 28oz / 800 grm Halibut fillet (order fresh from your fishmonger) 7oz pp cut into equal fillets. 50 grams butter Pinch of salt & pepper 50 grams samphire garnish with fresh watercress Ingredients for potato cake; 800 grams potatoes chopped parsley chopped chives pinch salt & pepper 50grm butter Ingredients for hollandaise; 125g butter 2 egg yolks ½ tsp white wine vinegar pinch salt splash cold water lemon juice pinch cayenne pepper 1. Method for potato cake; Peel and chop the potatoes, then boil and mash adding the butter & seasoning. Add the chopped herbs and push into and lined square non stick baking tray. Cook in a hot oven at 180 degree (fan) for 20-25 mins or until golden on top. Do not allow to brown. Allow to fully cool (refrigeration…

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