June 17, 2024

Elevate Your Event with Action Stations

June 17, 2024

Elevate Your Event with Action Stations

In the world of catering, action stations have revolutionized how we think about food service at events. Moving beyond traditional buffet lines and plated dinners, action stations offer a dynamic, interactive, and engaging dining experience. Guests are treated to fresh, made-to-order dishes prepared right before their eyes by skilled chefs.

This blog post will explore the ins and outs of action station catering, discussing their benefits, various types, and how to incorporate them effectively into different events to create a memorable experience.

Action Station

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April 8, 2024

Catering Service Chicago: Insider Tips

April 8, 2024

Catering Service Chicago: Insider Tips

Chicago, a vibrant city known for its rich culinary heritage, iconic skyline, and diverse culture, is a prime destination for events and gatherings of all kinds. In addition to its varied culinary scene, Chicago is also home to some of the finest catering services in the country.

So whether you’re planning a corporate event, a wedding, a birthday celebration, or any other special occasion, the catering service you choose can make or break the experience for you and your guests. Finding the perfect catering service in Chicago can be overwhelming in a city brimming with options.

That’s why we’ve compiled a comprehensive insider tips guide to help you navigate the world of catering in the Windy City.

Catering Service Chicago: Insider Tips

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March 4, 2024

Chicago Office Catering Tips and Trends

March 4, 2024

Chicago Office Catering Tips and Trends

Office catering is an essential aspect of corporate culture in Chicago. It plays a significant role in keeping employees happy and motivated. A well-planned office catering can help boost morale, foster teamwork, and increase productivity.

Whether you’re hosting a corporate event or a team meeting or want to treat your employees to a tasty lunch, the Windy City has something for everyone.

In this blog post, we will discuss some tips and trends for office catering in Chicago.

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January 22, 2024

Mastering the Culinary Craft: Unveiling the 10 Traits of a Great Caterer

January 22, 2024

Mastering the Culinary Craft: Unveiling the 10 Traits of a Great Caterer

Catering is more than just preparing and serving food; it’s an art that requires a unique set of skills and qualities. A great caterer goes beyond merely satisfying appetites—they create memorable experiences through their culinary expertise and exceptional service.

In this blog post, we will explore the ten essential traits that distinguish a remarkable caterer and elevate them to the pinnacle of their craft.

Traits of a great caterer

Choosing the right caterer is one of the most crucial decisions when planning an event. An exceptional caterer can leave a lasting impression on your guests. On the other hand, a subpar caterer can ruin your event and leave your guests disappointed.

But what makes a great caterer? Here are the traits you should look for when selecting a caterer to ensure an unforgettable experience.

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December 4, 2023

Unique Winter Holiday Foods from Around the World

December 4, 2023

Unique Winter Holiday Foods from Around the World

As the winter holiday season approaches, people worldwide are getting ready to celebrate with their loved ones. Food is one of the most essential parts of any holiday celebration, and winter holidays are no exception. While many of us are familiar with traditional holiday foods like roasted turkey, ham, and pumpkin pie, there are a whole host of odd and unique winter holiday foods from around the world that you might not have heard of. In this blog post, we’ll look at some of these unusual holiday dishes and the cultures that celebrate them.

Of course, for your holiday table, Catering by Michaels has you covered! Our curated holiday menus are filled with traditional and modern items, from appetizers to entrees to desserts. We even have chef-seated meal packages for gatherings of any size! To view our holiday menus, visit our website. You can place your order online by visiting CATERINGBYMICHAELS.COM/ORDERCATERING, or you can contact us via email at EVENTS@CATERINGBYMICHAELS.COM. If you’d like to speak with an event coordinator to receive personalized guidance on your holiday selections, you can reach us at (847) 966-6555.

CBM Christmas Cookies

Catering by Michaels has a complete complement of holiday dishes, from appetizers to desserts and all points in between!

And now, without any further ado, let’s start our global culinary trek!

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