Archive | July, 2012

A Little Bit of Magic…

30 Jul

A Little Bit of Magic…

One of my closest friends got married recently and I was very honoured to be one of her bridesmaids. Both bride and groom are very good friends of mine so it was very special to stand up there with them whilst they shared one of the most important days of their lives. I’m still beaming with pride! […]

A caterer’s view of intimate dinner parties

26 Jul

A caterer’s view of intimate dinner parties

  Purple Grape has been providing  lots of dinner parties for small groups of people wishing to enjoy each other’s company, appreciate good food and have a lovely relaxing atmosphere where they don’t have to worry about the who’s doing the cooking (or the washing up!). Here at Purple Grape, we love a big event. […]

The Weird and Wonderful World of Purple Grape

20 Jul

The Weird and Wonderful World of Purple Grape

Sometimes we get an event through that makes us sit back and smile with glee. One such event came through from one of the venues we work with, Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum of Oddities , who gave us a very free reign to be as creative as possible and provide canapés  and bowl […]

Street Food Revolution

10 Jul

When I think of street food, my imagination conjures up memories of the street-side food sellers in Ubud (Bali), serving freshly roasted Babi Guling (roasted suckling pig with a variety of fiery spices, coconut and jackfruit) from their little portable grill usually covered with a piece of wrought iron roofing.