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The Best Holiday Party Favors

Thursday, December 8th, 2016 | Filed under: Holiday Party, Party Favors, Party Planning, winter weddings | author: By Keith Sly,    

Holiday Party FavorsThe perfect holiday party should exude warmth, well wishes and joyous holiday cheer: this includes selecting the ideal holiday party favors. At the Manor, our event planners have gathered the most popular holiday party favors to suit event celebrations from an anniversary party, bar mitzvah, corporate event, sweet 16 and even your wedding. Show your guests that you’re thankful for their attendance by sending them home with these festive and practical party favors sure to make your holiday party merry and bright.
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What are the Most Popular Menu Ideas for Corporate Holiday Parties?

Thursday, October 8th, 2015 | Filed under: Corporate Events, Corporate Holiday Party, Party Planning, Popular Menu Ideas | author: By Keith Sly,    

Most Popular Menu Ideas for Corporate Holiday Parties
If your corporate group has always planned the same holiday party year after year, with the same menu year after year, it’s time to make a change. The best holiday gift you can give to your company’s employees and guests is a fresh, new holiday party with a showstopping new menu. Think about what your group has always served – perhaps lemon chicken, baked ziti, eggplant rollatini, and other top NJ catering staples. Then talk to your event venue’s chef to dream up an entirely new menu that may still fit within your holiday party budget. Top venue chefs can work magic with a chicken dish, and present you with options to serve pleasing seafood dishes, garden-fresh options, and new twists on the usual chicken, beef, pork and lamb dishes.

Some of the most popular menu ideas for corporate holiday parties that we’ve planned in our venues include: Read more…

Cocktail Party Menu: Cold Station Trends

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012 | Filed under: Bright Ideas for your wedding, Cost Saving Ideas, dream wedding, wedding menu, wedding planning, wedding receptions | author: By Keith Sly,    
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When creating your wedding reception menu, you’ll often begin by choosing your cocktail party stations, selecting from a wide range of delectable, gourmet spreads that guests often look forward to the most. Your wedding cocktail party sets the stage for each of the upcoming reception menu features, and a top 2012 wedding trend is surprising wedding guests with unexpected cocktail party menu items.

Some of the top cocktail party menu trends include international foods, organic wedding menu items, gluten-free menu items, and unique twists on traditional wedding cocktail party foods.

 Here are some of the biggest trends in cocktail party stations, focusing just on the Cold Stations. We’ll focus on hot buffet stations in an upcoming post:

Antipasto: Grilled marinated harvest vegetables, bocchini mozzarella, artichokes, and fire roasted peppers.

Olives: An array of colorful marinated and stuffed olives, with herb dressings. Read more…

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