Chef’s Recipe: Charred Fig Jam

Fig Jam with Cheese

During late summer/early autumn, figs are in abundance in the Adelaide Hills.  If you’re fortunate to have a fig tree, this charred fig jam recipe is a great way to enjoy your home-grown produce.  Impress your friends with a recipe that’s easy to make and tastes delicious. Ingredients 500g fresh Adelaide Hills blushing figs (washed and halved). […]

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Rory’s New Head Chef

Rory's New Head Chef, Ben Starkey

We are delighted to announce Ben Starkey is Rory’s new Head Chef. We put Ben under the spotlight in a Q&A session so you could get to know him. Tell us about your background? I’ve been a chef for 18 years and a Head Chef for the last nine years.   As an apprentice, I […]

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How To Write A Great Wedding Speech

How to Write A Perfect Wedding Speech

  If you’ve seen the movie Bridesmaids, you’ll understand why you need to know how to write a great wedding speech.  If you haven’t here’s a quick recap… No one wants a scenario like Bridesmaids where rival bridesmaids compete for the bride’s approval by trying to give the best speech!  If you can’t recite love […]

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10 Wedding Dress Trends for 2017

Wedding Dress Trends

Wedding Dress Trends Wedding dress trends change as often as the seasons.   If you’re planning your wedding a year in advance, how do you know what will be in fashion next year?  Look at the designers of course!  They plan their collections a year in advance. Looking at designers doesn’t mean you have to […]

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How To Engage Conference Delegates After The Event

How To Engage Conference Delegates

How To Engage Conference Delegates #2 – After The Event In our previous article Recipe for Conference Success, we provided tips and tricks on how to engage conference delegates during the event.  But what happens when the conference closes and the delegates return to work? As an event manager, your pour your heart and soul into every conference […]

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Survey Results: Tell Us What You Think

Survey Results: Tell Us What You Think

Thank you very much to everyone who responded to the Tell Us What You Think survey.  Your feedback has given us valuable insight about how our business is perceived by our customers. Overall Feedback Rory’s was delighted to receive a Net Promoter Score in the top 25 percent of businesses.  Referrals from our valued clients are […]

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Recipe for Conference Success

conference success

Every event manager wants the recipe for conference success.  It’s a difficult task to create an engaging and memorable conference year in year out.   There is an expectation to build and improve on last year’s event as well as seamlessly deliver the hundreds of line items on the run sheet.  Here are some tips you […]

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How To Work With Your Catering Company

How To Work With Your Catering Company

A great partnership with your catering company will contribute to a successful event.  This article provides advice on how to build an effective partnership with your catering company to make your events successful and make you an events pro. Selecting a Catering Company When researching a potential caterer, do some simple detective work to ensure you […]

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Tell Us What You Think

Survey Results: Tell Us What You Think

Rory’s Catering Co. strives to be Adelaide’s top pick for catering.  We would love your feedback about our website, food, menus, hospitality staff, quoting process and communication.  We’re also interested to find out more about you, our customers, and how you would like to interact with our business.  Please take a moment to complete this quick […]

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