Middle of winter and still going …. and we’re loving it busy is good! … July has started with a huge couple of weeks and nothing like starting at the start ….
On the 1st we headed back to the beautiful Toitu Museum for the Otago Australs 2014 Womens Debate where we provided delicious fingerfood and drinks for 270 + very hungry people … mini smoked chicken burgers with cranberry aioli, cauliflower and pea pakora with Indian relish, our famous chicken skewers with homemade satay sauce and hoki fish bites with “fia’s’ delicious tartare sauce etc … some very hungry students filled their tum’s to the hilt and left very happy … on the 4th we delivered canapes to MTF for their Friday event and then on the same day went head first into a 4 day conference at Araiteuru Marae for NZEI Te Kahui Whetu (as well as still serving to Zentech on Saturday)full day catering ranging in numbers from 130 – 170 from Saturday to Tuesday …. breakfast, morning teas, lunches, afternoon teas, dinners and supper … guests were treated to some delicious foods throughout their 4 days – creamy scrambled eggs, bacon, sausages, savoury scones, mini choc muffins, chicken provencale with rice, bbglazed ham, sticky date pudding, slow roasted beef, broccoli salad, ham and potato salad, roast pork with crackling, mutton birds, fry bread, banoffi pies, brandy snaps … and it goes on!!! Some very big days and hours were put in over these 4 days, 5.30am is a beautiful time of the day but 10.30pm looks better when you are heading home lol!!
Nga mihi to our marae Araiteuru and our tangata whenua for looking after us all!!!
So what’s happening for the rest of the month? Stay tuned and I’ll try and give you frequent updates ….