Planning a selection of menu for your event can be quite a daunting task. It is challenging but with the right catering service, this can be solved easily. To carry out the event successfully you need to take a lot of things into consideration. You can also come up with your menu and work it out with your catering service provider. Developing the perfect menu will take up a lot of time and energy. We have laid down some easy hacks for you, which will save your time and you can plan it in no time.
Type of the event
Events differ from each other. Consider the type of people who will be attending the event. Have an overview what type of food they will like. Moreover, you must consider the type of event. A corporate event is likely to have young and energetic crowd.
Consult with your service provider what is the most sought food in a specific event. Try to keep it in your menu. Moreover, also consider the age, taste preference, socio- economic background and dietary specifications.
Timing of the event
Climatic conditions influence eating habits of the people. Along with the timing you must also understand the type of the event. You must plan lunch, breakfast, dinner, morning tea or afternoon tea, meet and greet according to the timing of the day.
Theme of the event
Most of the corporate catering services plan their menu according to the theme of the event. Spicy or continental food is served accordingly. For example, the Christmas menu will be different from Halloween menu.
Likewise, the promotional menu will be different from the thank you breakfast menu. Also, most of the social events are held according to tradition. The catering service will serve Italian menu on an Italian wedding. Therefore, work out on the food and the theme of the vent simultaneously.
This is the most important thing to take into consideration before you plan out any event. Additionally, this will have a larger impact on the type of food you will offer. Also, the budget will decide what type of dishes, glasses and spoon the caterers will be using. It is always advised that instead of going for a larger menu with low quality of food, you must go for compact and tastier food items.
The attendants will enjoy their time of the day without burning a hole in your pocket. Most of the caterer charge per plate, therefore volume of a particular menu won’t be difficult to fit in within a limited budget.