Event & Wedding Caterers

Celebrate National Champagne Day on New Years Eve!

As well as lifting your glass to a new year, don’t forget to celebrate your favourite bubbly tipple on National Champagne Day. If there was ever going to be a national day to celebrate Champagne, it had to be New Years’ Eve. Britons purchased a record 164m bottles of sparkling wine in 2018, with a […]

Ross and Ross appointed sole caterers at Crockwell Farm

We’re thrilled to be crafting creative and unique menus for couples tying the knot at Crockwell Farm We’re pleased to announce that we’ll be the exclusive caterers for weddings taking place at Crockwell Farm. Our expert catering team has crafted a bespoke menu exclusive to Crockwell clients. From elegant fine dining through to relaxed festival […]

Ross and Ross predicts the wedding trends for 2020!

We’ve had the pleasure of catering many beautiful weddings in 2019, and as the year draws to a close we’re looking at wedding trends for 2020. Wow, what a wedding season! We love what we do – how could we not love sharing in so many celebrations of love? We’ve worked with couples all across […]

Celebrate World Vegan Month with Ross and Ross

November is World Vegan Month, a celebration of vegan lifestyles, plant-based food and sharing cruelty-free alternatives with everyone! November is World Vegan Month and 2019 marks 75 years since the foundation of The Vegan Society. Veganism here in the UK has changed an awful lot since then, with more and more people eschewing animal products […]

Spoons at the ready for National Dessert Day!

We’re gearing up for the sweetest celebration of them all – National Dessert Day on 14 October. Pies or pavlovas, cakes or creme caramels… it’s the perfect time to indulge in your favourite puddings. National Dessert Day is real, we promise! There’s an entire day in celebration of the deliciousness happening after dinner and we […]

Celebrate Sourdough September with Ross and Ross!

This month, Sourdough September celebrates the unique flavour of sourdough bread with the help of the Real Bread Campaign. All rise for Sourdough September, a celebration of using fermented dough to create delicious tangy loaves. We are huge fans of sourdough here at Ross and Ross, choosing to incorporate it into our celebratory spreads for […]

Elegant BBQ catering for outdoor Weddings by Ross & Ross Events

Have you considered BBQ catering for your outdoor wedding? Getting married is the happiest moment in your lives and you want every aspect to run as smoothly as possible. Nonetheless, some elements carry greater importance than others and high-quality wedding catering is unquestionably one of the most important ingredients in the recipe for success. When […]

Attention Coffee Lovers! International Coffee Day Is Coming

International Coffee Day is an opportunity for coffee lovers all over the world to celebrate their love for the bean (and the drinks that it can make). Coffee is the second-most consumed beverage on the planet after water, and it’s something that impacts billions of people’s lives positively every day.     When is International […]

A magical summer wedding at Cornwell Manor

Natalie and Damian tied the knot in the idyllic surrounds of Cornwell Manor. We were on hand to provide delicious refreshments to complement their beautiful summer wedding. There’s something inherently wonderful about summer weddings; the longer lighter evenings are the perfect backdrop for celebration and dancing into the night. We love creating personalised summer wedding […]

Celebrate National Burger Day with Ross and Ross!

What better excuse to fire up the BBQ than National Burger Day? On 22 August, we’ll be celebrating the humble hamburger in all its delicious incarnations. 22 August 2019 is National Burger Day – like Christmas for those of us that love a juicy patty in a deliciously doughy bun. We love burgers in every […]

Discover English strawberries this summer

English strawberries are sought all over the world for their unique sweetness and flavour. Discover new ways to enjoy British strawberries this summer. British strawberries have a worldwide fan club, thanks to their unique flavour. According to British Summer Fruits, a growers’ association, the berry season officially starts on May 1 and lasts until the end of […]

Salud! It’s time to celebrate National Tequila Day!

Shot glasses at the ready, it’s National Day Tequila Day on the 24th July 2019. The famous Mexican spirit has inspired songs, artwork and a fair few hangovers over the years and National Tequila Day is an excellent opportunity to celebrate our favourite shot. When creating custom menus for our wedding clients, we very often include tequila […]

Planning your wedding at Oxleaze Barn

Looking for a rustic and versatile Cotswolds venue? Plan a fairytale wedding at Oxleaze Barn. Situated on the Gloucestershire/Oxfordshire border, Oxleaze Farm is home to Oxleaze Barn, a beautifully restored wedding and events venue. Couples have fallen in love with the simple rustic charm of their restored 1700s grain store, built from Cotswold stone and […]

Raise a glass and celebrate World Gin Day with us on 8 June 2019

Now in its sixth year, World Gin Day is a global celebration of all things gin, taking place on the second Saturday in June. It’s official – we love gin. The “Ginaissance” shows no sign of halting and with summer coming, we predict plenty of thirst-quenching G&Ts ahead. It’s been a stand out addition to […]

We’ll be celebrating National Cheese Day on 4 June 2019 and it’s going to be a cracker!

On toast, in pasta sauce, atop pizza or just eaten in a fat wedge straight from the fridge… we love cheese! 4 June is National Cheese Day and we can’t wait. If any food is in need of a day of celebration, it’s cheese. With a myriad of different varieties available, our fridge would seem […]

Now in season: Jersey Royals and Asparagus

Our favourite summer vegetables have a regrettably short season, and now’s the best time to enjoy Jersey Royal potatoes and asparagus. Eating a seasonally is a brilliant and delicious way of helping the environment, but it’s also a chance to sample some of the best produce that the fields have to offer. This month we’ll […]

Happy Birthday to Becca, our Ross and Ross Events Office Manager

Becca Sutton joined Ross and Ross Events three years ago, bringing her eye for detail, amazing juggling skills and a passion for great local food. We caught up with her as she celebrates her birthday. Tell us about life with the Ross and Ross Events Team. I have worked for R&R for three and a […]

Raise a glass to World Whisky Day 2019 with Ross and Ross Events

We’re partial to a wee dram here at Ross and Ross, and so are our customers, judging by the popularity of our whisky bar! We’ll be celebrating World Whisky Day on 18 May 2019. Forget prosecco and pass on gin, whisky is the hot alcoholic drink right now and a regular staple on our event […]

Embrace the taste of spring with our rhubarb tart recipe

Our rhubarb tart recipe is one of the most popular choices on party and wedding menus, and now you can try it at home. Our rhubarb tart recipe is a celebration of the Yorkshire rhubarb season and a chance to enjoy the delicate tart flavour of this British delicacy. The forced rhubarb is grown by […]

Find the perfect Cotswold wedding venue with Ross & Ross

The Cotswolds is one of the most picturesque and popular locations in the UK to get married. We take a look at some of the most beautiful Cotswolds wedding venues that the area has to offer. The Cotswolds boasts a selection of chocolate box villages, history-steeped cities and towns, beautiful Cotswolds stone buildings and rolling […]

A taste of Easter – Rosemary & Pine Nut Stuffed Leg of Roast Lamb, Boulangere Potatoes and Jus

Looking for something special this Easter? Try our Rosemary & Pine Nut Stuffed Leg of Roast Lamb. Roast lamb is a traditional choice for Easter – and all year round as far as we’re concerned. It crops up regularly on our party and wedding menus where customers are looking for a hearty crowdpleaser to soak […]

Plan your wedding at Sulgrave Manor

We are lucky enough to be surrounded by some really gorgeous venues right on our doorstep, many of which have a unique history. Ross & Ross Events recently took over the management of weddings at Sulgrave Manor, a gorgeous wedding venue on the edge of Northamptonshire. Built in the mid-1500s by direct ancestors of George […]

We’re celebrating at Ross & Ross Events HQ this week – it’s our Head Chef Jon’s birthday!

If you’ve been to a Ross and Ross event lately, you may well have met Jon Rix, or at least sampled some of his creations. We caught up with him in the kitchen whipping up more delicious treats for a three-day retreat and tempted him to sit down with a coffee to find out a […]

It’s time to celebrate National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day!

Crisp, gooey, cheesy… we don’t need an excuse to enjoy a cheese toastie, but we invite you to join us in celebrating National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day on 12 April. Is there such a thing as a bad grilled cheese sandwich? Whether it’s mousetrap cheddar stuffed into cheap white sliced bread or a far more […]

Reducing plastic waste at Ross and Ross Events

Reducing plastic waste is really important to us and we are working towards becoming a plastic-free company. As a society, we’re becoming increasingly aware of the effects of single use plastics on our planet. We’re committed to lessening our impact on the environment, and a key part of this mission is reducing plastic waste. Did […]

Celebrating some of the UK’s finest meat produce with National Butchers Week

Now in its 11th year, National Butchers Week celebrates the skilled work done by our nation’s independent butchers, bringing us the best British meat to our tables. A great local butcher on your high street is a rare and valuable commodity. As well as sourcing the best quality British meat, butchers have a treasure trove of […]

Wow your guests with the Ross & Ross oyster canapés station

Fresh, fun and sophisticated, oyster canapés are a favourite with wedding and party guests! Here at Ross and Ross, we’re huge fans of oysters. They’re a bit of a treat and we’re committed to sourcing the best quality seafood for our clients’ events. We were lucky enough to find Flying Fish Seafoods, in Cornwall, who […]

Try our venison loin and Jerusalem artichoke recipe

Our delicious venison loin and Jerusalem artichoke recipe uses the finest locally sourced seasonal produce and is very simple to get on your table this Spring. From November to March, Jerusalem artichokes are our favourite seasonal produce – small, knobbly potato-like vegetables that have gained popularity in recent years. Some of our clients have admitted to not picking […]

How to choose your wedding venue

Congratulations on your upcoming nuptials! You’ve found the wonderful partner to spend the rest of your life with, now you need somewhere to say I do – time to choose your wedding venue. There has never been a better time to get married. New wedding venues are popping up all over the place, classic ones […]

10 Tips for Planning a Christmas Wedding by Ross & Ross Events

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… and the perfect time for a wintery celebration. Here are our top 10 tips for your Christmas wedding. 1. Start planning early Christmas is a busy time of year for celebrations, even if it’s outside of the traditional wedding season. If you’re planning a Christmas wedding, you […]

A glimpse at indulgence wedding catering from Ross and Ross

When planning your special day, we understand how important it is to ensure that every detail is perfect. Ross and Ross offer bespoke menus and indulgence wedding catering using only the finest local seasonal ingredients. Your wedding should be as individual as you are. Our catering business, established in 2011, aims to offer the finest […]

Bespoke wedding bar hire to wow your guests

Here at Ross and Ross, food is at the heart of what we do. But we know that drinks are very important too! We can take care of your wedding bar hire by creating a menu of personalised drinks served using the finest quality local spirits to wow your guests on your special day. Ross […]

A complete wedding catering solution from Ross & Ross

Congratulations on your upcoming nuptials! Now it’s time to plan a party for the most important day of your life. You’ve already found the perfect partner… we’ll help you raise a toast with our bespoke wedding bar. Not only do we offer fantastic wedding catering services, we also offer our unique Ross & Ross Bar […]

Dine like Royalty with our delicious taster bowl menu

Bowl food is rising in popularity and we expect it to take centre stage at many weddings this summer. Harry and Meghan chose a taster bowl menu for the royal wedding reception in May. What is a taster bowl menu? It’s exactly what it sounds like – tasty bowls of your favourite foods, distributed to guests in […]

A guide to corporate catering

Impress your clients and ensure you host an event to remember by carefully choosing the best corporate catering partner. Our guide to corporate catering is a great place to start. Planning the catering for a corporate event is a tricky business. Slip up once and you could forever be known as the guy who left half […]

8 top tips to planning your party catering

Oxfordshire party catering experts Ross & Ross have some top tips to ensure that your next party is a success! Catering for a large crowd can be a difficult task, and if you want to take your party food to the next level, it might be time to call in the professionals. Oxfordshire catering company Ross […]

4 ways to choose your event catering company

Are you looking for a new event catering company? Oxford catering company Ross & Ross have some tips to make sure you find the right event caterers. Choosing the right caterers can be an important and difficult decision. Nobody wants to leave their guests and delegates hungry or disappointed, so this is not a decision […]

Top Tips For Wedding Catering

Feeding your guests is a very important part of your big day – how you decide to do it is up to you. With so many options available, planning your wedding catering can be a minefield. Ross & Ross have catered numerous nuptials across Oxfordshire and the Cotswolds, and have put together a handy guide […]