Beignet Bread Pudding Recipe Featuring Andrea Correale on HGTV

Andrea Correale of Elegant Affairs Ingredients 1 box beignet mix 4 cups whole milk 8 eggs 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup brewed coffee Instructions 1. Make beignets according to the box and set aside. 2. Grease a small baking pan and tear the beignets into pieces. 3. Scatter the pieces in the pan and make sure all areas are covered. 4. In a large bowl, whisk the eggs, milk, coffee and sugar until combined. 5. Pour over the beignet pieces and press down to make sure it’s all covered. 6. Cover and let sit overnight. 7. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. 8. Bake uncovered for 45-60 minutes until set....

“5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before I Founded Elegant Affairs,” With Andrea Correale

Have an attorney review your client contract to ensure you are covered. Once we moved a client’s furniture to be nice and ended up damaging it. Needless to say, it was expensive to replace, and I had nothing in my contract to hold us harmless. As part of my series about the leadership lessons of accomplished business leaders, I had the pleasure of interviewing Andrea Correale. Andrea is the founder and president of Elegant Affairs, a full service off-premise catering and event planning company. She received her training through the Hotel and Restaurant Management program at New York Institute of Technology. After starting her own business at age 16 in the catering industry, Andrea had made it her goal to inspire home cooks to make the ordinary, extraordinary using simple ingredients in unexpected ways. Andrea’s commitment to providing the best food, service and overall experience is exactly why Elegant Affairs is known as the go-to caterer in Manhattan and the Hamptons. Elegant Affairs has been honored to serve many amazing celebrity clients including: Billie Eilish, Mariah Carey, Leonardo DiCaprio, Nick Cannon, Adam Sandler, Alec Baldwin, Christy Brinkley, Kevin Costner, P. Diddy, Jimmy Fallon, Billy Joel, Debra Messing, Rose Bryne, Jonathan Cheban, TLC, Nelly, Bebe Rexha and Flo Rida. Andrea has also worked with corporate giants such as Amazon, American Express, Audible, American Heart Association, Cirque du Soleil, DuJour Magazine, Ferrari Maserati, Google, HBO, Jimmy Choo, Niche Media, Open Road Media, Ralph Lauren and Urban Daddy. Andrea’s creativity, passion, knowledge and skill set has prompted appearance requests from Bravo, CBS, FOX, HGTV, MTV, NBC, VH1, News 12 Long Island and PIX11....

Family Super bowl snacks featured on NYMetroParents.com by Andrea Correale

Ideas for your football watch party that are family-friendly, healthy, or vegan. While we don’t know who’s huddling up for Super Bowl LIV, which is scheduled to be played Feb. 2 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, FL, one thing’s for certain: You’ll need lots of yummy, family-friendly Super Bowl snacks to enjoy during the game. Whether you’re looking for family-friendly snacks, healthier snack options for your Super Bowl party, or a guest is vegan, we’re serving up plenty of tasty Super Bowl snack options. And more power to you if you’re just there for the commercials, the half-time show (Hello, JLo and Shakira!), and snacks! Healthier Macaroni and Cheese Muffins By Andrea Correale Makes: 72 muffins Ingredients 2 cups whole wheat elbow macaroni 1 Tbsp. olive oil 1 egg, beaten 1 cup skim milk 1½ cups reduced-fat cheddar cheese, shredded 1½ cups part-skim mozzarella cheese, shredded ½ cup whole wheat breadcrumbs 1 Tbsp. olive oil ½ tsp. salt Directions Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Grease a muffin tin with nonstick cooking spray. In a small bowl, mix breadcrumbs, 1 Tbsp. olive oil, and salt together. Set aside. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add the macaroni and cook for 8 minutes, until al dente. Remove from the heat, drain, and return to the pan. Add 1 Tbsp. of olive oil and the egg and stir until the pasta is evenly coated. Add cheddar cheese (reserve some on the side for the top), milk, and mozzarella cheese into the pasta and mix until completely coated. Spoon the pasta mixture into the prepared muffin...

Stuffed Pepper Recipe Featured on HGTV.com

Andrea Correale of Elegant Affairs, Eric Striffler Photography Ingredients 4 Holland peppers, hollowed out 1 cup uncooked long-grain rice 2 cups chicken broth 1 pound boneless and skinless chicken thighs 1 1/2 teaspoon Creole seasoning 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1/2 pound Andouille sausage 1/2 small onion, chopped 1/2 small red bell pepper, chopped 2 garlic cloves, chopped 3 plum tomatoes, chopped 2 green onions, sliced (green part only) Instructions 1. Cook the rice, but substitute the water for chicken broth. Let the rice cool completely. 2. Cut chicken thighs into 1-inch pieces and sprinkle with Creole seasoning. 3. Heat oil in a large skillet, and cook chicken until lightly browned. 4. Add the onion, bell pepper and garlic and cook until the onion is translucent. 5. Increase the heat to high and add the rice. Stir constantly until thoroughly heated. 6. Add in the tomatoes and green onions. 7. Stuff into the hollowed-out peppers and serve....

HGTV Featuring Andrea Correale’s Beignet Bread Pudding Recipe

Nothing’s more traditional than a New Orleans-style beignet. Celebrity caterer Andrea Correale of Elegant Affairs turns this classic French Quarter treat into a warm, baked dessert to celebrate Mardi Gras.   Andrea Correale of Elegant Affairs Ingredients 1 box beignet mix 4 cups whole milk 8 eggs 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup brewed coffee Instructions 1. Make beignets according to the box and set aside. 2. Grease a small baking pan and tear the beignets into pieces. 3. Scatter the pieces in the pan and make sure all areas are covered. 4. In a large bowl, whisk the eggs, milk, coffee and sugar until combined. 5. Pour over the beignet pieces and press down to make sure it’s all covered. 6. Cover and let sit overnight. 7. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. 8. Bake uncovered for 45-60 minutes until set....

Andrea Correale’s expert advice on New Year’s Eve Spirits as featured on Broadwayworld.com & More!

Broadwayworld.com: Broadwayworld.com Food and Wine has been pleased to cover food, wine, and spirits news in the New York metro area and beyond. Check out some of our most popular articles from 2019 and stay tuned to us in 2020 for more fantastic coverage by our writers and our newsdesk! Recipes – Our site is a great resource for cocktail recipes and delectable items that you can make at home. See some brunch idea by celebrity caterer, Andrea Correale. /bwwfood-wine/article/Brunch-Recipes-for-Mom-by-Andrea-Correale-of-ELEGANT-AFFAIRS-20190508. And Ketel One Botanical shares elegant cocktail ideas. /bwwfood-wine/article/KETEL-ONE-BOTANICAL-Presents-Three-Elegant-Cocktail-Recipes-20191122. Mashviral.com: The holidays will soon be behind us. All that’s left before the cloudy, cloudy, mild January, February and early March is New Year’s Eve – the crown jewel in a season with endless parties, sparkling foods and far too many sugary cocktails. It’s the perfect night for bold resolutions, toasting frequently, and waking up after a breakfast burrito and two aspirins. Korbel VS Brandy Andrea Correale, owner of Elegant Affairs Caterers in Glen Cove, New York There is nothing I like better on vacation than an eggnog with spikes. Because eggnog is inherently sweet, I like to use brandy here. I like Korbel VS. It’s a really great, almost flowery eggnog drink that has a fun and catchy taste. As seen on Uproxx As seen on Allusanewshub.com As seen on Blogarama.com...