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It turns out that playing with your food wasn’t left behind in grade school. Interactive Catering is one of the latest food trends that allows guests to interact with their meals in a completely new way. Our chefs here at Paramount Events have created dishes such as radish hors d’oeuvres and mix and match gazpacho […]

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  Choosing your Chicago caterer is one of the most important aspects of planning a wedding not only because you want to make sure the food served is delicious and enjoyed by all guests, but also because the caterer is often involved with many other parts of the wedding such as the cake, venue, and […]

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A Royal Wedding is a rare event, and the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle this Saturday celebrates the real-life fairytale between an English prince and an American actress. While we love the story of these two unlikely lovebirds, we’re even more focused on the catering for the big day and the amazing dishes […]

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    In honor of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding this weekend our mixologist, Alex, has created a cocktail to help everyone celebrate. You may have heard the news that Meghan and Harry have selected lemon and elderflower as the flavors in their wedding cake, breaking away from the traditional fruitcake, so that’s […]

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When you think about catering and Chicago caterers, the first thing that comes to mind is probably food. However, at Paramount Events we know that on your wedding day you’re trusting us with the overall experience, and great food is only part of the equation. To us, providing the best service in Chicago is equally […]

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What does New York’s famous Met Gala, often called the “Oscar’s of fashion”, have in common with the Chicago catering scene? More than you might think. We always say fashion and food go hand-in-hand, and tonight’s gala was a prime example. It appears fashion’s elite have been drawing inspiration from the same sources our culinary […]

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  Choosing the menu for your event can be stressful due to the sheer variety of menu possibilities and the uneasiness that can come with deciding on dishware and cutlery. At Paramount Events, we design your menu around personal tastes and build a flavor profile that incorporates your favorite foods and dishes from top-tier restaurants […]

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At Paramount Events we think that sharing a meal with the people you love is the best way to celebrate. With that being said, we want your wedding food to not only highlight you as a couple, but also wow your loved ones and elevate the experience that they had at your wedding. Now the […]

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  The difference between in-house and outsourced staffing can be monumental to the overall success of an event. Between knowledge of the food served and the venue itself, staff must be able to assist or redirect the client and guests with any arising problems at all times. Caterers that outsource staff for every event through […]

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[A server passes hors d’oeuvres at an event catered by Paramount Events at Morgan Manufacturing.]   Choosing a caterer can be a monumental task. Even though a company may boast staff, the food quality and culinary execution might be lacking, or a delicious restaurant may have the finest cuisine, but lacks the experience to adequately cater at […]

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