Wedding Catering

Fancy Plants Catering has provided outstanding food and service for over a dozen weddings in the short time we’ve been in business, and are always taking new requests. From small, private dinners for 40 people, to grand weddings of 200 people or more, we meet with each client to work on a menu that is…

Saturday August 18: French Connection

This dinner involves a lot of (mostly) French dishes to make a fantastic meal! We’ll be using summer produce to make a fantastic ratatouille in the style of the movie (seriously), have a wonderful trio of crostini, a mixed raspberry and beet salad, a trumpet mushroom ‘bourguignon’, and chevre stuffed dates wrapped in eggplant bacon….

Sunday August 19: Vegan Cheesemaking Class!

We’ll be spilling a lot of our secrets for making our vegan cheeses, you’ll be able to make them in a hands on way, and then we’ll also use them to make a nice lunch! From making rejuvulac, to culturing cashew, to making meltable vegan mozzarella, we’ll do it together each step of the way….

Italian Inspired Vegan Feast: Wednesday 8/22

There menu is made up of some of the classic Italian dishes we’ve made that have had a great response from people, and we’re happy to present a ‘greatest hits’ menu that reflects the seasonal produce we have in Chicago! We’ll be featuring a lot of rustic dishes, and using a lot of our homemade…

Greek Family Style Feast! Wednesday 8/29

As summer is drawing close, it feels good to use as much fresh produce as is available to create a satisfying, but refreshing meal! Greek food represents some of the best use of fresh summer produce, and I’m excited to make a large spread of homemade meze, with pita to share! We’ll follow with a…

Sunday Brunch at Kitchen 17!

Every Sunday, Fancy Plants Catering teams up with Kitchen 17 to create a unique vegan brunch from 10:00 – 3:00. The menu changes and evolves each week to reflect different seasons and specials, but here is a sample menu of what we feature.  Tip is already included in all of the prices: Fancy Plants Catering…

Weekly Vegan Meal Delivery Service

Each Tuesday,  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 keep with…

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…