It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Are you considering holiday catering? With the holidays right around the corner, it is officially time to begin planning for your end-of-year holiday gatherings. Whether you’re expecting family members, friends, or coworkers, it can be time-consuming to host a holiday party, decorate your venue, and prepare the food in advance.
At Callier’s Catering, we know the holidays can be an exciting but trying time for everyone, which is why we have the perfect solution just for you. With holiday catering, we take the stress out of hosting with extensive menus that will please everyone on your guest list, whether they’re naughty or nice!
Planning Your Holiday Catering Menu
Hosting a holiday party can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. At Callier’s Catering, we help families and businesses in the St. Louis area celebrate every occasion in style – which we accomplish with our selection of holiday catering menus. Regardless of how many people you invite, Callier’s Catering has menus for all of your holiday catering needs, including both traditional and holiday feasts.
Our holiday catering menus include a variety of items, including main dishes such as oven-roasted turkey with gravy, ham, chicken, brisket, or pork loin and filet.
Plus, we offer delicious side dishes like garlic whipped potatoes, sweet potatoes with marshmallow brulee, balsamic grilled vegetables, risotto, and much more.
And no holiday feast is complete without dessert. You can choose from holiday cookies, apple dumplings with caramel sauce, or cherry cobbler. If you have another dessert in mind, simply ask. We offer specialty desserts too.
Are you thinking about a less formal occasion? We offer the ultimate in flexibility with buffets and holiday happy hours, which include bartenders, beverages, and appetizers.
Finally, we have delicious specialty menus for those who with gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan or other special dietary needs. There’s no need to sacrifice selection or flavor due to a food sensitivity or allergy.
More Tips for a Successful Holiday Party
For a successful holiday soiree, you need to plan more than just the menu. With our list of tips and tricks, you will be the designated host for all things holiday-related, for years to come!
Determine Your Budget
Before you plan a holiday party, you need to decide how much money you can spend without breaking the bank. If you establish a budget, you will know how much you can spend on a venue, decorations, and, of course, food.
Compile the Guest List
If you want people to attend your party, you need to let everyone beforehand. Invite your family members or coworkers in advance and ask them to RSVP by a specific date, so you get a headcount. By doing so, you can determine how many people will attend and what type of delicious food to serve.
Choose a Venue
Whether you’re hosting a large corporate event or a small family gathering, you need to find a location that suits everyone. A party in your own home may be intimate, but it requires extra effort, and you may not be able to host all of your guests. By hosting at another venue, you can alleviate the stress of entertaining at home and worry less about cleaning before and after.
Decorate for the Occasion
Apart from the menu, the most exciting part of any holiday party is the decorations. If you host your event at a restaurant or another venue, you may not have to worry about decorations. If you have a party at home, choose simple, festive decorations such as stockings, twinkle lights, and whatever else puts your guests in the holiday spirit.
Work with an Event Planning Partner
Are you overwhelmed with the prospect of planning a party, especially around the holidays? The experts at Callier’s can help with total event planning, so all you have to do is sit back and enjoy your get together. Besides helping choose the right food, you can rely on us for all the services you need to have an unforgettable event:
- Chairs, chair covers, bows
- Tables and table covers
- Decorating and lighting
- Ice sculptures and fountains
- Linens and china
- Disc jockeys
- And more!
Happy Holidays from Callier’s Catering
By choosing Callier’s Catering, you can give yourself the gift of a stress-free holiday get-together. To learn more about special event and holiday catering options, visit our website or contact us via phone at (636) 230-0019.
The entire team at Callier’s Catering wishes you and your family a safe, healthy, and happy Christmas and New Year. Thank you for allowing us to provide you with exceptional cuisine and first-class service for 35 years!