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March 24, 2017

ACE Award Winner 2017

The annual Catersource Achievement in Catering Excellence (ACE) Award recognizes companies that have shown noteworthy achievement in the catering industry through culinary, business, community and professional development.

We were honored to earn our third ACE Award at the national Catersource convention in New Orleans. Being recognized on a national level amongst so many amazing caterers is a great privilege and we cannot be more thankful for the honor.

Cheers to our amazing team!

 


March 16, 2017

Good as Gold: St. Patrick’s Day Inspiration

Our St. Patrick’s Day inspiration is featured up on Inspired By This and on Pop Sugar Food! As a holiday centered around great food and drink, we wanted to offer some alternatives to dyeing your beer green and adding food coloring to everything. We shared a couple of our favorite recipes up on IBT + Pop Sugar for you to make at home. This spread is as good as gold!

Photos: Villa Visuals / Featured: Inspired By This + Pop Sugar Food

Stout Float (Our favorite was Rouge Chocolate Stout)

Irish-Misu | Baileys Mascarpone Chocolate Cream, Jameson Caramel, Golden Crunch


Irish Nachos

Mini Pots of Gold Mac and Cheese

“Dirt” Cups | Chocolate Mousse, Oreo Crumbles

Lucky Charms Ice Cream

Photos: Villa Visuals


March 12, 2017

THE MODERN Takes Flight – Long Beach Wedding + Event Venue

The grand opening of THE MODERN in Long Beach was the perfect creative culmination of vendors coming to the table for an epic night of celebrating, cheersing, and a whole lot of airplane puns. What an honor to be a part of it!


 

Our inspirational brunch wall included our favorite sweet and savory bites:

Cornbread Waffle |  Bacon + Cheddar + Green Chile + Scallions + Burnt Honey Butter

Chimichurri Crostini | Chimichurri-Grilled Brandt Filet + Boursin + Melted Tomatoes + Shaved Cured Egg Yolk + Grilled French Baguette

Longaniza Hash in Mini Skillet | Yukon Potato Hash + Longaniza Sausage + Roasted Poblano + Red Onions + Red Bell Pepper + Herbs

Strawberry-Jalapeno Pop Tart

Rose Jello with Pop Rocks

Mini Vietnamese Iced Coffee with Boba

A special thank you to our friends Backup Backdrops and florals by Oak and the Owl for making our brunch wall dreams come to life.

Congratulations to the whole flight crew for an exceptional event, and congratulations to THE MODERN on opening! Contact us for details on availability and to schedule a tour!

24 Carrots Catering | Aaron Young Photo | Beverly’s Bakery | The Booty and Bus Co | Chic Wedding | Cocktail Concierge | Contemporary Catering | Elevated Pulse | Foxtail Florals | George’s Greek Café | Green Apple Event Co | Jay’s Catering | Juicebox Media | Kysrah Catering | Lauyrl Lane | Lupa and Pepi | LVL Weddings | LVL Weddings | Oak and the Owl | Signature Party Rentals | THE MODERN | The Society Band | What Katy Wrote

 


February 16, 2017

Ole Hanson Beach Club Grand Reopening

Ole Hanson Beach Club is a well-known coastal landmark that embodies the true Southern California beach experience with its panoramic ocean views and historic roots, Ole Hanson is an ideal event venue for a seaside wedding or special event.

Named after Ole Hanson, founder and developer of San Clemente’s “Spanish Village by the Sea”, the 1928 Spanish-Revival-style white stucco building features traditional arches, elaborate hand-painted tiles, ornate stain-glass windows, and original crafted wrought iron grillwork.

24 carrots catering and events opened the doors to our event industry peers, to welcome this quintessential California venue to the map. With sunset views and rooftop receptions, it’s hard to beat this picture perfect spot!

 

 

Many thanks to our gracious vendors who generously contributed their time and talents:

Photography: Studio EMP

Furniture: Archive Rentals

Entertainment: Scott Cummings Music

Lighting: Elevated Pulse

Florals: The Bloom of Time

Linens: Luxe Linen


December 29, 2016

2016 Highlights

Thanks to our trusting clients, hard-working staff, and exceptional team, we’re had an absolutely incredible year at 24 carrots catering. While it’s hard to pin down all of our favorites, we wanted to share some highlights with you, as we thank you for cheering us on and being a part of 2016!

 

VENUE OPENINGS | We love being able to offer a variety of spaces and places to our clients, and this year we had the honor of partnering with many new venues, and opening a couple of our own!

[AV] Grand Opening

The 1912 – Sneak Peek Dinner

The 1912 – Grand Opening

Ole Hanson Beach Club – Grand Reopening

CULINARY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENTOur chefs are always playing around in the kitchen, looking for the next perfect dish to add to our repertoire. This year was no exception!

PHOTOSHOOTS | The best thing you can give creatives is freedom. With many of our incredible creative partners, we had the opportunity to showcase, and show off a little ;)

REAL WEDDINGS | Our couples are the best! From our first email or phone call, to the last dance, we’re honored to be a part of so many exceptional days!


24 CARROT MAGIC | All of the above cannot be done without our amazing staff and crew. Our team grew this year, and we’re thankful for each and every person that helped make this year a success!

CHEERS TO 2017!

Photo credits: Brandon Kidd | Studio EMP | Mike Vila Visuals | Lorely Meza | Sanaz Photography | The Grovers | JC Guzman | Lin + Jirsa | The McCunes | Perpixel