the order of the day

Last weekend we had the absolute pleasure of catering for Lesley and Oliver in Ulverston. They had a marquee in Olivers field. It made it extra special as this is the field Oliver and Lesley are building their forever family home on.

Timings for the Day:
~ 1.00pm Ceremony
~ 1.30pm Drinks Reception & Canapes 
~ 3.00pm Speeches
~ 3.30pm Wedding Breakfast

The day started with the ceremony in a marquee at the top of the field. After the ceremony guests made their way down the hill for Welcome Drinks and Canapes.

Welcome drinks were Mojitos, Beers and Vimto for the children. Once everyone had a drink it was time for canapes!

– Honeyed Sausages with Mustard Mayo
– Mini Cheese and Leek Tartlets
– Peking Duck Pancakes
– Spinach, Sun Blush Tomato and Goats Cheese Tarts
– Spinach and Feta Filo Parcels

Following canapes it was time for guests to be seated and speeches to begin! All the speeches were incredible and very very funny which made for an excellent atmosphere.

Wedding Breakfast:
– Lakeland Sharing Platter
~ Cumberland Sausage Rings
~ Morecambe Bay Shrimps
~ Black Pudding Scotch Eggs
~ Holker Game Pate with Onion Marmalade
~ Waberthwaite Air Dried Ham & Melon

Baskets of Home-made Breads /Butter

Vegetarian Platter – Goats cheese Bonbons, Falafel scotch egg, Hummus, Melon and Olives

Roast Topside of Beef – Carved at the table
– Dishes of Roast Potatoes,
– Yorkshire Puddings
– Seasonal Vegetables
– Jugs of Gravy

Vegetarian Option – Vegetable Wellington with a Chasseur Sauce

Make Your Own Eton Mess
Giant Meringues, Fresh Strawberries & Raspberries,
Whipped Cream and Raspberry Coulis

After the meal it was time for guests to relax, gets some drinks and get ready for a night of partying!

Once all the evening guests had arrived it was time to start evening food.

~ Newspaper Cones of Chips
~ Home-made Pizzas – Margherita, Pepperoni and Caramelised Onion with Goats Cheese.

After evening food was finished our team tidied the marquee and left the Bars2U team to carry on looking after all the guests for the rest of the evening!

As the weather leading up to the wedding was horrendous Oliver and his ushers ensured we got on and off the field. Checking with us throughout the evening to see if we needed any of them to pull us off. It was greatly appreciated by all the team!

We hope you have the most amazing honeymoon and we are honoured to have been a part of your special day!

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