Valentines Day Candied Ginger Scones Recipe!

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Valentines Day Brunch! Valentines Day is right around the corner, and what better way to share the day with the ones you love by having a great Valentines Day Brunch! Our Executive Pastry Chef Paul Nolan has a simple and delicious recipe for Candied Ginger Scones. Check it out below! Heart Shaped Candied Ginger Scones (Makes 12 Scones) Equipment Needed: Heart …

Chef Ronnie’s Egg Nog

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Get into the holiday spirit with Chef Ronnie’s Egg Nog. This recipe makes enough to feed the whole neighborhood, so if you are hosting fewer people, feel free to divide the recipe ingredients accordingly. Enjoy! Egg Nog for the Neighborhood (Makes 100 cups) Ingredients: 48 eggs separated 1 quart bourbon 1 gallon heavy cream Grated nutmeg To make the base: …

Happy Holidays!

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Pumpkin Bisque with Spiced Candy Pepita Brittle Serves 8 to 10 Ingredients: 1-5 lb Fresh Pumpkin or 3 ½ cups Pumpkin Puree 1 sweet potato, rinsed 2 tbsp. butter 1 Spanish onion, medium dice 1 quart of vegetable broth 1 pint of heavy cream ½ teaspoon cinnamon ½ tsp. nutmeg Slight pinch of clove Salt and pepper to taste Preparing …

Halloween Party Tips From Our Event Directors

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Our Event Directors and Chefs have no shortage of creativity when it comes to themed foods. From our brand new ¡Havana! Cuban Nights Cocktail Station and the life size Bento Box Japanese Station, we are constantly evolving and creating really fun food. Halloween is one of our favorite holidays to create events for. There is so much inspiration to be …

A Culinary Journey | Italy

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For the past 10 years, biannually, Tom is fortunate enough to join a group of incredibly talented caterers who immerse themselves in the local cuisines of a chosen region. It’s an exciting time for the members, who come from all over North America, to get to spend this time together. It’s a privilege for Tom, as a board member for …

All About Fall Vegetables & The Best Ways To Cook Them (by Chef Peter)

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In Spring we look forward to the rebirth of life. Part of this are the young shoots, whether peppery or sweet, they are intense with flavor and awaken our palates to remind of the things to come. In the Summer, we harvest the “fruit” of plants, for example zucchini or cucumbers. But in the Fall we look to the stalks, …

Tips For Throwing The Perfect Party This Fall From TPC’s Event Directors

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Autumn is one of our favorite seasons at Thomas Preti Caterers. The charming inspiration from the crisp weather, the colorful produce at the farmers markets, and the excitement before the Holidays has everyone at TPC abuzz! With autumn arriving, we thought we’d share some fun ideas and a homemade recipe from two people who know how to party, Thomas Preti …

Back To School Food Planning

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Once the sandy feet and suntanned faces start to clash with chilly mornings and early sunsets, it can only mean one thing…back to school season has arrived! We’d like to share a few of our favorite back to school food & drink ideas to make the transition from summer solstice into harvest equinox a delicious one! For your little Starving …

Our Fall Wedding Ideas & Menu Suggestions + Autumn Inspired Sweets By Pastry Chef Paul Nolan

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When you think of the fall season, you might start to smell the spicy aroma of apple cider, and taste the rich flavors of pecan pie. Autumn is one of the most gorgeous seasons in New York City, which is why the months of September to November are being considered the “new” wedding season. However, that doesn’t mean that your …

The Best Seasonal Vegetables

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This time of year is all about entertaining, being outside, and enjoying everything that nature has to offer. It’s the perfect time to take advantage of all of the amazing, fresh produce made possible by the warm weather. Corn and strawberries are classic seasonal ingredients, but there are many other delicious seasonal products that tend to get overlooked. We’ve asked …