302017Oct
Recipe: Peanut-crusted Szechwan Chicken Strips

Recipe: Peanut-crusted Szechwan Chicken Strips

Chef Louis has been hard at work this season to create several (read: 20 plus!) new recipe additions to both our Bistro and Catering menu just in time for holiday entertaining. One such new item to make the culinary cut are Chefs zesty-sweet one-bite Peanut-crusted Szechwan Chicken Strips.  These little appetizers are definitely addictive and perfect…

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192017Sep
Louis Gervais Catering Venue Profile: Casa Mia Estate

Louis Gervais Catering Venue Profile: Casa Mia Estate

This past summer was a busy one for our catering team at Louis Gervais (and so far fall is showing no signs of slowing down). Summer saw us travelling around – and beyond – the Lower Mainland every weekend, setting up our pop-up kitchen at some of the areas most spectacular private homes and venues….

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102017Sep
Catering News: Our Louis Gervais Bistro Does Double Duty For 60th Birthday Bash!

Catering News: Our Louis Gervais Bistro Does Double Duty For 60th Birthday Bash!

 Louis Gervais’ very own Bistro was recently transformed into the perfect spot for a 60th Birthday bash… and let’s just say it was one amazingly memorable catering event close to home! Our patio recently transitioned for a special night of celebration and set the stage for a surprise 60th birthday party for one very happy lady….

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22017Aug

Chef’s Dish Continued: Louis Talks Most Embarrassing Catering Moments, Pond Hockey and Late Night Eats

Last month we took a North Vancouver time-out with very own Executive Chef Louis Gervais to ask him about the most memorable events of his career, and of course, the loves of his life – his family and favourite game, golf. This July, Louis and Kelly, (see last week’s interview with Kelly Gervais here), were…

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272017Jul
Chef’s Dish: Catering Is A Family Affair And Kelly Gervais Has Lots To Share

Chef’s Dish: Catering Is A Family Affair And Kelly Gervais Has Lots To Share

Earlier this month, we sat down with Louis, our larger than life chef and creator of all things delicious in catering for a bit of Q&A on the blog.  Well, now we’re turning the tables (and attention) toward Kelly Gervais, his beloved partner in life and family business – who prefers to shy away from…

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102017Jul
Chef’s Dish: Q & A With Chef Louis Gervais

Chef’s Dish: Q & A With Chef Louis Gervais

If you’ve met Chef Louis Gervais, you probably love him for his joyous and larger-than-life personality and charisma (in and outside of the kitchen).  He’s they type of Chef that literally brings the party and not just the fine food (if you know what we mean). Born and raised in Montreal, Chef Louis is a…

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52017Jul
Get Colourful And Creative With Chef Louis’ Beet Dice Recipe

Get Colourful And Creative With Chef Louis’ Beet Dice Recipe

It’s summer and we know it’s all about digging into the bounty of nature’s offerings to enjoy fresh ingredients when possible. That’s why we’re huge fans of beets (and especially this particular recipe that is a hit with high-rollers (Beet Dice – get it?! )… This summertime canapé is one of Chef Louis’ signature creations and…

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302017Jun
Recipes For Firecracker Prawns And Sweet Chili Lime Sauce

Recipes For Firecracker Prawns And Sweet Chili Lime Sauce

We nabbed one of Chef Louis top-scoring recipes for crowd pleasing bites for you to try out at your next patio party: the Firecracker Prawn served with a zesty-sweet chili lime dip! These bite sized savory canapé gems are a fan favourite at Louis Gervais Catering (ordered on the regular by all our valued clients)….

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192017Mar
Top 5 Vancouver ‘Hidden Gem’ Wedding Event Venues

Top 5 Vancouver ‘Hidden Gem’ Wedding Event Venues

Vancouver has no shortage of parks, galleries and banquet halls; gorgeous event venues for hosting corporate and private events. A simple google search will reward you with no less than a dozen commonly used spaces. But you are not common and neither should your event be. Whether you are hosting a business sales event or celebrating…

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222016Jul
Corporate Catering 101

Corporate Catering 101

3 steps to a better business affair Step 1 – Set a schedule When planning a corporate event there are a lot of variables you will need to consider.  One very important variable is sticking to the schedule you have created for the event. Whether it is a client appreciation event, open house to the…

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