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Spotlight On…..2 Soho Square

22 Feb

This month we’d like to use our ‘Spotlight on….’ Blog to introduce 2 Soho Square, an exclusive new venue in the heart of London, who we’re thrilled to be working with as their exclusive caterers! Situated just off Oxford Street, Soho Square was one of the most fashionable places to live in the early 1680’s, […]

Blooming Tasty…

27 May

Blooming Tasty….    Flowers and Food is not a new trend with the gastronomy industry but more of an ongoing visual element that has consistently spanned around 10 years now but why….? Well…. Flowers were an everyday ingredient back in the 16th & 17th Century but slowly faded out until the 21st where it started […]

Whether the weather be Hot or not…..

21 May

It only seemed a few days ago that we were declaring ‘Spring had Sprung’.  Who would have known that Summer would be knocking on the door quite so soon and if you’re anything like me, you’re completely unprepared…no sun cream, sunhats (for the kids!) and the BBQ well and truly tucked away in the garage […]

A swift change of scenery….

11 Feb

When a room or event space has been set up for a stunning dinner, it always seems such a shame to dismantle whatever’s been put in place as soon as the evening’s over. For this reason it’s always a joy when an event rolls over into the morning by way of breakfast. It means we […]

Lucy’s first Event…..

22 Jan

It’s Wednesday 21st January, it’s cold freezing outside and today marks my first event as part of team Purple Grape. Rather appropriately it’s being held at a venue called Ice Tank and I arrive excited having seen pictures of the venue in advance. You could describe it as a chic blank canvas. I briefly consider […]

10 Christmas Party Musts…

2 Dec

10 Christmas Party Musts…   1)Venue …. Location Location Location…. Unless you are providing transport for your guests the location is going to be the make or break as to whether your whole guest list turns up on the night! 2)Catering is key…..A great caterer and selection of food to fill those boozy tums will […]

Summer Party Venues

2 May

So to follow on from last week’s blog about our awesome BBQ menus we thought it would be a good idea to tell you about some great venues where you can have your Summer parties/BBQ’s in London this year. As you are probably aware Purple Grape work with some truly extraordinary venues, so having to […]

Christmas Party Dilemma!

24 Oct

So you’re thinking about organising your office party or putting on a bit of a do for your clients but need some inspiration? Then look no further; Purple Grape has teamed up with some unique and interesting venues to put together a Christmas package just for you. Icetank This blank canvas space becomes a warm […]

Bakers’ Hall Showcase

22 May

Phew so it’s been a busy few weeks here in the Purple Grape office…. Our delivery orders have been steadily increasing and there have been a few big events that we’ve put together recently but I’ll come to those later. One piece of big news is that we have become one of two preferred caterers at Bakers’ […]

The Twelve Days of Christmas – A Purple Grape Special

30 Nov

The Twelve Days of Christmas – A Purple Grape Special

True to word of last week’s blog I have popped along to Hyde Park’s Winter Wonderland to enjoy some roasted chestnuts, mulled wine and the winter market so now feel suitably ready to embrace the festive season. We even had a little rendition of the 12 days of Christmas here in the Purple Grape office just […]