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Graduation Party Tips and Ideas:

Graduation Party Tips and Ideas: Celebrating your child’s graduation is important and exciting, but it does not have to be expensive. Other than their wedding, it may be the most important party you will ever throw for them. Let Essential…

The Hottest New Wedding Trends for 2017

The Hottest New Wedding Trends for 2017 The New Year Brings New Ideas For All Things Wedding, From Invitations to Flowers, Cocktails to Cake…and More! By: Debra Witt – Bridal Guide / www.bridalguide.com “THE LOOK: Timeless chic coupled with the…

Ice Sculptures in Boston

Ice Sculptures in Boston – Even Ice Luges & Martini Bars No elegant event on the north shore of Boston is complete without a glittering ice sculpture gracing the buffet table or fun and colorful ice luges and martini bars….

Mini Wedding Desserts in Boston

Mini Wedding Desserts in Boston – Why You Should Consider an Alternative to a Traditional Wedding Cake  From Madeline’s Blissful Bakery Blog – July 22, 2015 by Jessica Martin You’ve worked hard to ensure every aspect of your wedding is…

20 Essential Cooking Charts, Measurements, Conversions & Equivalents

   Prep School - How To ,,,   June 8, 2015  Comments Off on 20 Essential Cooking Charts, Measurements, Conversions & Equivalents

20 Essential Cooking Charts Measurements, Conversions & Equivalents That You MUST Have in Your Kitchen That Will Teach You All of the Basics and More: (from www.omgfacts.com by Chelsea DeBaiser) 1. For when you live alone and you don’t feel…

Anguilla – The Culinary Capital of the Caribbean

Anguilla is The Culinary Capital of the Caribbean Anguilla – The Culinary Capital of the Caribbean: Chefs John and Dan Martin of Essential Chefs Catering present “The Food of Anguilla, British West Indies – The Culinary Capital of the Caribbean” and…

“Prep School” – Basic Essential Recipes To Know

There are some basic, essential recipes that every cook should master before the age of 30. Whether you are a college student living off campus, a new graduate moving into your own place, a newlywed, or even a newly divorced…

What Makes A Great Chef?

What makes a great chef? “Someone who makes cooking look effortless. An instinct for what works, what tastes good, what people will enjoy. A person completely at ease, who commands his or her kitchen the way a rock star commands…

Super Bowl Food

In honor of Boston’s football team, The New England Patriots, Essential Chefs Catering is sharing their favorite Super Bowl food recipes with you so that you can have a wicked good Super Bowl party this weekend. Guys (and girls) like hot,…

“Gear of the Year” ~ Essential Cooking and Kitchen Tools

   Cooking Tools ,,,,,   January 17, 2015  Comments Off on “Gear of the Year” ~ Essential Cooking and Kitchen Tools

Every chef needs essential cooking and kitchen tools. In order to become an excellent home chef, all you need is a good recipe, your essential tools, and patience. With a well-stocked kitchen, you will be able to take on any…