Catering

Leading Caterers of America Executive Summit

This past November, Food in Bloom Catering, in conjunction with Vibrant Table Catering & Events and Vibrant Flowers (all part of VT Group) hosted the Leading Caterers of America Executive Summit. The Leading Caterers of America represent 48 of the … Continue reading

4th Annual Northwest Meeting + Events Best of Awards

We’re delighted to share that Food in Bloom Catering was recently nominated in the 4th Annual Northwest Meeting + Events Best of Awards! This is the first year Food in Bloom Catering has been nominated in the ‘Best Catering Company … Continue reading

We Won ‘Best Caterer’ from Oregon Bride Magazine!

Food in Bloom attended the always impressive, and way-too-much fun Oregon Bride Magazine Awards on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at the Oregon Golf Club. This industry event is an annual affair that celebrates all of us in the wedding industry. … Continue reading

Lan Su Chinese Garden, A Hidden Gem in Old Town Chinatown

There is a hidden gem in Old Town Chinatown that lies within a walled city block, bursting with blooming orchids, perky bamboo, and over 400 other species of perennials, shrubs and water plants.  The Lan Su Chinese Garden houses some … Continue reading

Picnic Season is Here

Summer is nearly here, and that means one very important thing: Picnics and BBQs! Food in Bloom draws inspiration from the summer season and that unique Portland flare for creativity and has whipped up a variety of BBQs to satiate … Continue reading

Springtime is Here

Inspired simply by Springtime, the idea of presenting  cupcakes for a recent party blossomed into a unique presentation that is playful, unique, and visually stunning. We took bamboo skewers (you can use chopsticks, too), placed them into the base of … Continue reading

Vendor Spotlight: Corfini Gourmet

We are big fans of roasted chicken, house-smoked pork and other meat dishes. When we create a new menu for a client, we always start with the best ingredients. That’s where Corfini Gourmet comes in.  In the words of Corfini … Continue reading

Montgomery Park: Portland’s Best Kept Event Secret

                  Montgomery Park is located at the tail end of NW 23rd, an area that has seen recent revitalization, anchored by new condominiums, and a plethora of new shops and restaurants. 93 … Continue reading

Mini Rootbeer Floats

I’ve always been a huge advocate for root beer floats; as a kid, a starving college student, and now as a grown adult. I was reminded of how much I love these tasty delights this afternoon when I noticed it … Continue reading

Winter Mimosa

This recipe comes from our in-house Bar Manager, Ollie Gahlsdorf. We’ve offered this cocktails at some of our most recent events and we’ve had a flood of requests for the recipe! This yields 2 gallons of the mix, so reduce … Continue reading

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