Unique Food and Beverage Options Please Attendees and Keep Clients Coming Back for More – Featuring Andrea Correale

Experts say attendees today want to engage and connect with their food. As corporate and other meeting and event attendees become food savvy, crave variety, and demand a wider range of flavors, unique food and beverage options are now viewed as an easy avenue to please attendees and keep clients coming back for more. Of course, food and beverage trends depend on the event being held. Cuisine for a convention group is definitely much different than a corporate social event or a board meeting. MEMORABLE FOOD EXPERIENCES According to Andrea Correale, celebrity caterer and president of Elegant Affairs Caterers, Off-Premise Catering & Event Design, today’s meeting attendees are far more food savvy. “They are expecting restaurant-quality cuisine in a catered setting,” says Correale, who has provided multileveled, luxe-catering to notables and brands like Billie Eilish, Bebe Rexha, Mariah Carey, Jimmy Fallon, Ralph Lauren and Jimmy Choo. Correale says that today’s meeting planners are all looking for healthy and fresh choices, including vegan, gluten-free alternatives and plant-based foods. “Salad bars are popular, but over the top with elaborate selection and choices,” she says. “Event planners should consider exploring: vegan sushi bars; California-style, open-pit barbecues; Impossible Burger bars; and Korean food.”...

HollywoodLife.com Featuring Elegant Affairs in “Halloween 2019: 50+ Cocktail recipes to Make Your Spooky Holiday Boozy”

BOO! Nothing to be scared about here. We’re helping make your halloween festivities even more fun with this long list of amazing cocktail recipe ideas! Zombie Slime Martini by Andrea Correale, founder and president of Elegant Affairs 1 oz. Vodka 1 oz. Peach Schnapps 1 oz. Sour Apple Schnapps 1 oz. Coconut Rum 1 oz. Sweet and Sour Mix Blood Slime Ingredients: 3 tbsp. Corn Syrup 1/2 tsp. Red Food Coloring Mix three tablespoons of corn syrup with 1/4 teaspoon of red food coloring. Dip the rim of each cocktail glass into the mixture, and slowly spin the glass to coat it. Turn the glass upright and the blood will begin to drip slightly. Set aside. Pour all ingredients into a cocktail shaker half-filled with ice cubes. Shake well and pour over ice cubes into a martini...

Halloween 2019! Special Feature for Fun, Parties, Going Out, Staying In, and Treats! By IntouchRugby.com

Halloween 2019! Special Feature for Fun, Parties, Going Out, Games, Staying In, and Treats! Have An Abs Amazing Halloween 2019! www.elegantaffairscaterers.com Mutant Mary’s Ingredients: 3 eyeball ice cubes 2 oz. vodka 8 oz. Bloody mix 1 Jar Green Olives Bloody Mix: ¼ c. tomato juice Pinch horseradish 1 tsp. Worcestershire 4 dashes hot sauce (Tabasco, Tapatío hot sauce, etc.) 1 lemon, fresh squeezed Black pepper & celery salt to taste Eyeball Ice Cubes: Remove green olives with pimento from a jar. Replace pimentos with black olive slices and place in ice cube trays to freeze in ice. Instructions: Pour Bloody mix and vodka over eyeball ice...

HALLOWEEN RECIPES by Andrea Correale of Elegant Affairs for Deliciously Delightful Celebrations as Featured on Broadway World

New York City and Hamptons celebrity caterer, Andrea Correale, is the founder and president of Elegant Affairs, a full service off-premise catering and event planning company. And she is sharing some of her spooktacular, wonderfully presented Halloween recipes with Broadayworld.com readers for their own special holiday celebrations. 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. She received her professional training through the Hotel and Restaurant Management program at New York Institute of Technology. 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. Check out these easy to prepare recipes that will please ghosts and goblins of all ages. Ghoulish Banana Bites with Carob Eyes (Servings: 6) Ingredients: 3 bananas 12 chocolate chips Instructions: Cut the bananas in...