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Mother’s Day pressie with difference

Now’s the time we face that age-old, almost impossible to answer question … ‘What do I get mum for Mother’s Day?… Chocolates? Flowers? Or what about a skydiving voucher, she’d love that, right? Don’t worry, this year we’ve got the perfect gift idea … As a family of foodies, we love making our own edible […]

Going green

Way back in 1970, when Kermit warbled ‘it’s not easy being green’, our favourite frog was encouraging us to be happy in our own skin. A lot has changed since then – the world is awash with plastic, sea levels are creeping up, and we spend hours the night before the recycling day trying to […]

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How to make your own delicious Easter treats

Easter’s nearly here and the annual avalanche of chocolate has well and truly hit the shops. Everywhere you look there are mountains of shiny, rainbow coloured eggs. Chocolate bunnies eye you from the shelves, just begging to be bought. It’s tempting, but this year why not try something different and have a go at making […]

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Creating scrumptious seasonal menus

The summer sun was still high in the sky when our Blue Carrot team got to thinking about new autumn menus . Our regular menu creation is a part of my job that I absolutely love – it’s collaborative, creative, and a really tasty process! So, I thought I’d pull back the curtain and give […]

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6 Hospitality Event Trends in 2019

It’s no secret that the events industry is continually growing and evolving, and even though it’s early days we are already seeing that 2019 will be no different. In order to succeed and maintain an edge over the competition it’s now more important than ever for event planners and caterers to be on top of […]

Community Connections

What a summer – I don’t think I can remember a better one! Our Blue Carrot team has had a fun and incredibly busy time over the last couple of months catering beautiful weddings, parties, and all sorts of other events as people made the most of the spectacular weather. Action at the Local Wild […]

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Summer Menus

We hope everyone had a fabulous break over Christmas and New Year! Our delicious summer menus are available to order now Please join us on facebook to see the latest photos from our catered events, along with recipes and charity giveaways. Finger Food Our finger food lunches are served on white ceramic platters – all food orders over […]

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Top tips for finding your perfect wedding caterer

Question 1: What kind of menus do you offer? You’ll find most catering companies offer set menus and buffets, but check what else they can do. At Blue Carrot Catering we have a whole range of menu options including plated meals, family-style buffets, and our popular BBQ wedding feast complete with marinated meats, fresh fish, […]