Weekly Vegan Meal Delivery Service

Each Monday and Wednesday,  Fancy Plants Catering delivers creative and delicious meal plans to Chicago. Each delivery is 3 entrees, 2 sides, a dessert, and a pantry staple with a recipe on how we made it, as well as a recipe on how to use it, all for $75. Our meals are generous, and we…

Fancy Plants Catering Services

Fancy Plants Catering is our catering company in Chicago. We can accommodate many different requests, from small gatherings or office parties, to large weddings. Inquiries can be made by contacting us here. Here is one testimonial from one of our regular clients in San Francisco, Jenny Boyle owner of JBI Designs: “We’ve used Fancy Plants Catering…

Friday July 21: Mezzaluna Pasta Dinner

Lately I cracked the code of making a really nice vegan dough that is perfect for making stuffed pastas, and we’re going to be making several variations throughout the summer! The one we’ll be making for this evening is mezzaluna, which means ‘half moons.’  We’re making them using a tomato dough, and filling them with…

Valentines Day Aphrodisiac Dinner @ Moonlight Vulture!

We had so much fun with the NYE dinner we had at Moonlight Vulture, that a Vegan Valentines Day Aphrodisiac Menu sounds very appropriate! We’ll be serving 5 courses of delectable dishes, each with ingredients and textures rumored to have aphrodisiac qualities. Do they work? We’ll let you be the judge of that. This dinner…

The Spices Dinner!

My first joyful experience of cooking was when I was attempting (poorly) to make Indian food. I was enchanted by using half a dozen spices I’d never encountered before, and just smelling them made me feel like I was traveling someplace new. This dinner is an homage to great spices; whether they are from Turkey,…

German-inspired Feast

My last name is Schuder, and I’m obviously of German heritage. I grew up eating a lot of German food, but never truly appreciated it until I spent 10 years cooking and living in California, only to move back to the Midwest and brave another winter. Now I crave it with a vengeance. Not only…

Brunch!

The different brunches and dinners that we prepare can be found right here. But let me take a minute to tell you about how we approach brunch… Much of my inspiration for preparing brunch comes from working with Amaryll Schwertner, chef of Boulette’s Larder.  She was a Chez Panisse alumni who pioneered so much of what…

Upcoming Feasts at the Humboldt House

If you’re interested in seeing menus for all of our upcoming events, you can find that here. If you want to know more about the space, and what we do, read on… We create epic vegan dinners, brunches, and simple family-style dinners out of our lovely house right off Humboldt Park in Chicago. Some meals…

Fancy Plants Catering

  We love cooking for special parties, and love working together with others to create a fantastic experience. More to come on this as soon as we develop it, but if you have any inquiries, feel free to use our contact form to get a hold of us. -Kevin, and Fancy Plants Catering