Catering

Gobble til’ You Wobble with Thanksgiving Catering from Maison Culinaire!

Thanksgiving is a holiday where the focus is truly on the meal. And this can mean a lot of stress in planning, shopping, cooking and hosting a large family gathering, especially for those of us who are busy. Fortunately, you can rely on Maison Culinaire to fully prepare a delicious Thanksgiving meal for you. Thanksgiving [...]

Game Day Catering to Make any Sports Fan Cheer for More!

There has been a lot of excitement around our local sports teams, with the Capitals taking the Stanley Cup, the Washington Mystics winning the championship title and the Nationals playing in the World Series. Hockey, baseball, basketball and football dominate many a weekend schedule throughout the year and are certainly a passion for DC Metropolitan [...]

Fall in Love With Our Magical Fall Catering Menu

Now that summer is behind us, the air is taking on a slight chill. That means fall is under way, and soon chilly nights will replace the warm languid evenings. One of the great things about fall are the end-of-harvest foods that are so abundant this time of year. They are perfect for creating a [...]

10 Authentic Italian Catering Ideas to Spice up Any DC Corporate Lunch

Who doesn’t like Italian food? Its rich and creamy sauces, its lovely pasta and its decadent desserts are just the thing to serve to your company’s in-house event. Italian cuisine is certainly easy to plan for your Washington, DC metropolitan area corporate catering, whether it’s for lunch, dinner, or a special celebration. Italian cuisine is [...]

Exquisite Vegan Wedding Catering Ideas

When you and your fiancé are vegans, planning your wedding catering can be tricky. However, there are ways to make sure your preferences are kept while at the same time, you provide a sumptuous reception for your guests who may or may not be vegan themselves. It’s easy when you use a caterer that understands [...]

Legendary Retirement Party Catering Ideas

If someone in your organization is retiring, chances are, they’ve been with your company for a while. You’ll want to give them an unforgettable sendoff; something they—and everyone—will remember with warm memories. Here are some trendy & classic retirement party catering ideas that will have you and your guests yelling, “Quit. Quit. Hooray!” “This is [...]

5 Mouth Watering Southern Themed Catering Ideas + A Bonus Beignet Recipe

Even though we’re just south of one of the largest metropolitan regions in the United States, our area around Washington DC still boasts a number of Southern influences. We’re close enough to the truly “Southern” states to enjoy the people and foods of that region. Perhaps you’re from the Deep South, or have developed a [...]

Cute Catering Ideas to take ANY Baby Shower from #Basic to #Instaworthy!

Did you know that September is the most common month for babies to be born? Chances are, you're planning a baby shower this month! Since you want to spend time with the expectant mother (or perhaps you are that expectant mother yourself), you should consider having the party catered. To help you out, here are [...]

Why Picky Brides LOVE Maison Culinaire

If you’ve ever heard the term “Bridezilla,” you know that it refers to a bride that has become unhinged over the frustrations about her wedding. Things are going wrong, people aren’t responding, or unexpected snafus keep popping up. The Bridezilla syndrome is one thing brides don’t have to worry about here. Picky brides LOVE Maison [...]

Catering Lingo You Need to Know BEFORE It’s Too Late!

When working with your caterer, or negotiating a catering deal, it can be helpful to know some of the terminology, or common words, that caterers use. And you’d be surprised just how many of these come from the French language. Just look at this list! Here is some of the catering lingo you need to [...]