Corporate parties can be a blast! However, planning them isn't so much fun. Whether you're the boss and you're in charge of the corporate party planning or you've been given this task, you probably need some help. There are several things that go into throwing the...

Catering companies aren't perfect. It's very possible they will make a mistake or two at your event. Even the very best catering companies with the best reputations will make mistakes from time to time. Catering is a stressful type of business and companies live and die...

Check Out These Menu Options When you throw a dinner party, you need a few things. One of those things is great food, but it doesn't really feel the same if you don't pair a wonderful wine or two to go with the food. In fact,...

It's no secret; Las Vegas is filled with wedding venues. However, most people only think about the wedding chapels or the places to elope. Las Vegas is more than just a place for a quickie wedding. More couples choose Las Vegas for their wedding than any...

Hiring a professional caterer is a big undertaking. However, trying to cater an event without the help of a professional can be an even bigger task. There are times when you certainly need to consider hiring a professional caterer like Matteo's Gourmet Food Services in Las...

Throwing a dinner party, hosting a convention or getting married all require the right event venue in Henderson, NV. Without the right event venue, you may not have the party, convention or reception you're hoping for. The venue makes a big difference and you should...

Throwing an event in Las Vegas gives you several choices for a great venue. Whether you want your event to be on the Strip or Downtown, you'll find several awesome venues. Of course, Las Vegas has plenty of venues for weddings and wedding receptions. However, the...

Whether it's just a simple lunch with clients or a huge corporate party to celebrate a product launch, the right Las Vegas catering company will make a big difference. The food and drink served will be something many will remember long past the party itself....

When it's time to throw a birthday party, it's time to hire the right Las Vegas catering company. If you're in charge of planning the entire event, then you’ll find out that it can get overwhelming in a hurry. One way to make your life...

Your big day is fast approaching and you need the right cake for the day. Unless you already know everything about weeding cakes, you need the right tips to ensure you select the best wedding cake in Las Vegas for your big day. Before you start...

Your wedding reception isn't the only event surrounding your wedding. There are several other parties, meals and events to make this time in your life very special. One of those events is the bachelorette party. This party is the last time you get to enjoy time...

Inviting friends and family over for a dinner party provides a great opportunity to socialize, show off your home and just have fun. You don't have to become a stressed out host throughout this process, however. There are ways to prepare and enjoy your guests...

Are you planning a private event in Summerlin, NV? Do you want to make a lasting impression on your guests? Hiring Matteo's Gourmet Food Services may be the answer. Several benefits are gained from letting a professional take care of the food. Plus, it may not...

  It’s 5pm and you’re asking yourself, What’s for dinner? Why not turn dinner on its head and serve up some typical morning fare in the evening? Eggs are extremely versatile ingredients and they’re an inexpensive source of protein, so they can offer a great way to give...

Ah. The classic cheese platter. It’s been around a long time and still fills the bill whether you’re hosting a party or attending a casual get-together. Cheese plates are quick and easy to throw together, they’re perfect for nibbling on, and they pair perfectly with...

We sure do love our frozen desserts in the summer. Americans slurp down about 1.5 billion gallons of the sweet treats each year. Our yummy indulgences are basically made up of a liquid — usually either milk or water— plus air for texture and consistency....

It’s summertime! That means it’s time to plan some fun family picnics, baseball game tailgates or waterside barbecues. But picnics can turn sour real fast if the food goes bad. When it comes to picnics, food safety is everything. And food safety is all about...

Do you know which is the most expensive spice in the world? There’s no contest, really. It’s saffron — by a long shot. The delicate, golden-yellow saffron threads add a distinctive color and fragrant flavor to many Mediterranean, North African and Middle Eastern dishes. The cost...

Appetizers. Hors d’oeuvres. Finger foods. Whatever term you use, these tasty tidbits do much more than just tide guests over until dinner. In fact, the word hors d’oeuvres means “outside the main meal” – they set the stage for the meal that is to follow. They’re...

  Everybody feels underappreciated from time to time. We happen to believe that there are also a few ingredients that are overlooked and underrated yet deserve a big Thank You for bringing pop to the mundane, brightness to the ordinary, and a little foreground to the background...

Our patrons tell us that they love it when we combine flavors they know well with others that they’re less familiar with. They have an undeniable curiosity and want to push the boundaries of their gastronomic experience to get the delightful, blissful surprise of mingling...

Ever wonder what is the big deal about pairing wines with food? The simple answer is that the flavors, aromas and textures of one complement and contrast with the other to bring out their (hopefully) best characteristics. Take an exceptional gourmet meal, add the right wine,...

Did you know there’s a difference between chef-owned catering services and catering services provided by, well, caterers? There is! Professional chefs are insistent on providing you with the fresh ingredients, the perfect suite of courses, delightful presentation and satisfying service to make your occasion memorable for all...

There’s nothing like it. Exquisite expressions of delicious food can say ‘I Love You’ without your having to utter a word. Even in their travels from taste buds to stomach, morsels of beautifully blended flavors say hello to the heart. Good food and love just...

There are several ways to deliver delicious meals to your guests, the most popular being table service, family style, and buffet. Which is best? Service at the table? Ahhhh, it’s so nice to be waited on, isn’t it? Your guests feel just a little more special...

I’m sure you’ve been there. Enjoying the company of friends at a party, feeling the spirit of the occasion, having a good time. And then the food comes out and it’s a disaster. It brings the whole experience down a few notches, doesn't it? Why...