As the snow slowly falls and smells of holiday cooking begin to fill the air, the time to snuggle up and read another good book is here! Check out these suggestions of delicious reads recommended from Jewell employees: Tigers in Red Weather, Liz Klaussmann Medium Raw, Anthony Bourdain ...

For a Les Misérables cocktail reception, inspired by the cast, scores, and cuisine of France, the Jewell team would concoct two specialty cocktails: the Lovely Lady, a mix of gin with apple bitters, lemon juice, and cherry reduction, with a garnish of edible orchids and...

With the rise of condiments like Kim Chi and Siracha, the average palate is quickly becoming more accustom to food that packs a punch! Here are a few menu suggestions for your next special event! *Remember that we can customize a menu that will surely...

Thanksgiving is only a few short days away and we are certain that you have most of your menu planned for Thursday’s feast. But before you dig into turkey and stuffing our creative chefs wanted to share a few last minute Hors d’oeurve ideas sure...

As the holiday season approaches, many Chicagoans will begin looking for opportunities to get involved in their communities. At Jewell Events Catering we value the enormous impact that volunteering has on one’s self and community and would like to share some opportunities for volunteerism and ways...

Jewell Events Catering is proud to cater inside some of the most breathtaking venues in Chicago! This month we are featuring The Rookery Building, which is located in the heart of downtown Chicago’s financial district. The building is an architectural masterpiece built in 1888 by architects Daniel...

October has arrived and with it has come the beautiful fall colors, weather, smells and flavors. Some of the most nostalgic flavors of the season include Pumpkin, Ginger, Pear and Brown Butter. All of which are included in our new Jewell To Go Fall Seasonal Menu....

When planning a celebration one of your first decisions is most likely going to be in regards to your menu.  Many times people put a lot of thought into what they want to serve, but not necessarily how they want it served.  The service style...

April showers are rote, but severe flooding is an issue for any planner—especially for one about to welcome 600 guests to a high-end garden party. Luckily, a major storm didn’t put much of a damper on the Chicago Botanic Garden’s Antiques & Garden Fair Preview...