Recent Catering Events

Recent Catering Events

It is difficult to keep up with all the events and celebrations we cater for but we do like to show some of our creations so customers can get a taste of our work. We regularly add a variety of images to our recent events page so you can see the delightful dishes and meals we have catered for in the local area. This could be a summer wedding, group lunch, birthday party or funeral wake. Whatever the occasion our team pull out all the stops to make it complete. Please see below for a sample of some of the recent events we have catered for. We hope this gives you a taste of the range of food and types of event that Sweet Success Catering regularly caters for.

21st February 2018

Starter is served!, what will yours be?




8th February 2018

How about tempting you Valentine to some oysters this Valentines Day?

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 1st February 2018 

How about booking a romantic afternoon tea for your loved one this Valentines day?

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 Friday 26th January 2018

Why not indulge yourself with some Prawns for your party this January!!!!

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Friday 19th January 2018

A starter platter for a birthday celebration meal


 Tuesday 10th January 2018

Tonights catering in 'The Belated Christmas Mersea Masonic Dinner', traditional pheasant all round!


Friday 8 December 2017

Starting the Christmas celebrations early with champagne and canapés!

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Friday 1st December 2017

'It's beginning to look a bit like Christmas!'

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 Friday 24th November 2017

A racing themed 70th party!!

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Friday 10th November 2017

Harry Potter Themed Wedding! What theme will your next celebration be??

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Friday 3rd November 2017

A Big Paella for a Big Birthday Celebration!

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Friday 29th September 2017

A sharing platter, perfect for an autumn day!!

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Friday 8th September 2017

A stunning location for a celebratory BBQ for 170 guests!

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Friday 25th August 2017

A glorious celebration of life with cake

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Friday 18th August 2017

Another busy weekend, it's wedding season after all!

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Friday 4th August 2017

Saturdays Catering was a stunning wedding at Woolverstone Hall, Ipswich!

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Friday 21 July 2017

43 ladies celebrating a 60th birthday with a cream tea in the sunshine!

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Friday 14 July 2017

A sweet success-ful Starters and Puddings evening!!

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Friday 07 July 2017

"Home grown lemons" ready for our customers menus!

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Friday 30 June 2017

Chocoholic or what!!!

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Thursday 15th June 2017

Saturdays function was lunch for 95, in a beautiful location, the swimming pool and jazz band set the scene!

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Thursday 8th June 2017
One of our catering events last week, a lovely summer wedding catered for in the sunshine. Wedding season is in full swing!

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Saturday 27th May 2017 

Blessed with lovely weather catering for a Paella Garden Party at the weekend.

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Thursday 25th May 2017

We are as busy as a spring time bee here at Sweet Success, lots of functions last week and we are catering at two funeral this week and a Paella garden party this Saturday.


Friday 12th May

Another successful wedding at Houchins venue near Coggeshall 


3rd March 2017

Spring is in the air, Easter is around the corner. We are busy taking bookings for all your occasions


24th February 2017

Winter is on the way out and Spring is coming, we are already busy finalising details for lots of Easter celebrations here at Sweet Success.


05th November 2016

Lovely display of Mediterranean Tartlets for a weekend function.

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28th October 2016

Sweet Success Catering get in a spooky mood with a cheeky Halloween themed event.

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25th September 2016

It's the end of the summer for 2016 so time for Chicken and Leek Pie for a lovely Harvest Sunday Lunch.

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Summer 2016

Sweet Success Catering have been very busy providing delicious dishes for weddings, birthdays and social events this summer.
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Tuesday 31/05/16
Sweet Success were pleased to do the catering for Nathaniel and
Gabriel at there Wedding at Houchins where guests were
treated to a BBQ style menu

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Sunday 15th
A christening lunch Sunday 15th at Layer De La Hay. Heading towards a really busy bank holiday weekend of two weddings and a funeral!

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20 April 2016
Three hundred sausages ready to go in the oven for Bromley Bangers and Mash night. Fantastic fun

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22 March 2016 
Sweet Success Caterers of Colchester have been busy creating pretty

sweets for a baby shower and providing a buffet lunch for a funeral.

Buffet lunch provided for a local funeral and client thank you letter.

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Sweet Success Caterers of Colchester have been busy creating pretty sweets for a baby shower.

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05 March 2016
Another very busy week for us at Sweet Success Caterers of Colchester, hosting funerals, dinner parties, Masonic Lodge three course meal and an Italian themed night this Saturday.

05 February 2016
Once again a successful Burns Night over in Little Clacton.  A great night was had by all.  We are looking forward to the wedding season, with enquiries and bookings for this year, 2017 and 2018!!

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16 January 2016
Game Pie and decorated Salmon from our Boxing Day function.  Sweet Success Caterers of Colchester have hit 2016 running with lots of functions, wedding fairs and events attended already.

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10 December 2015
Sweet Success Catering have been busy with business lunches and funerals this week, we also have a Masonic Lodge Dinner tonight.  Still time to book a Christmas Canapé party.

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Savoury tarts for a funeral lunch.
Puff Pastry with Feta, Artichokes, Sun Dried Tomatoes and Mint.

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27 November 2015 at 15:45
Sweet Success Caters of Colchester recently catered for a beautiful Indian Themed wedding at Houchins Barn.  Congratulations to Ricky and Jenny.  You made a fabulous job of making the elephants (from milk cartons).  Guests enjoyed Lamb Curry, Saag Paneer and an English dish of Chicken Breast in a Tarragon sauce, followed by Salted Caramel Chocolate Pot and Blackberry and Apple Crumble.

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29 September 2015 at 13:22
Wedding 1st October at Dove Barn, 
Glorious weather for a Vintage Cream Tea reception catered for by Sweet Success of Colchester. Congratulations Gemma and Anthony.


20 August 2015 at 18:38
Sweet  Success of Colchester had another amazing wedding at Houchins and congratulations to Nick and Lauren, where the guests enjoyed Beef Stroganoff,followed by Strawberries dipped in Chocolate

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14 August 2015 at 13:38
Sweet Success Caterers of Colchester Essex have been very busy catering at lots of different functions recently, from weddings, anniversary dinners to an opera.  Here are a few photos from these events.

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05 August 2015 at 10:15

Another great wedding  by Sweet Success Catering of Colchester on 30 July 2015 at Houchins , the Bride and Groom looked amazing where the guests enjoyed  Anti pasta followed by Roast Pork with all the trimmings!

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29 June 2015 at 19:14
Sweet Success Caterers of Colchester catered for a Caribbean BBQ last Saturday, incorporating Cajun Pork and Jerk spice Chicken Kebabs, Pineapple skewers marinated in Rum and Brown Sugar.  They had a Steel Band playing which was such good fun.

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19 June 2015 at 16:56

Sweet Success Caterers of Distinction in and around Colchester hosted a Mad Hatters Tea Party at the weekend to celebrate 30 years in business, we have a great afternoon although the sun stayed firmly hidden behind the clouds.  Thank you to all those who attended.

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12 June 2015 at 14:45
Sweet Success Colchester Caterers of Distinction.  Dove Barn wedding venue. Congratulation to a beautiful couple. The day went perfectly.

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20 May 2015 at 13:40

Sweet Success Caterers of Colchester.  Freshly baked scones made this morning for another large function we are catering for today.

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16 March 2015 at 06:08
Sweet Success Caterers of Colchester, thinking big on the Cheese board this



Colchester caters Sweet Success getting ready for Easter.
Happy Easter

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Sweet Success Caterers at the Dove Barn Wedding Fair, call us for all your Wedding Catering needs.

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Brilliant Valentine's Dinner Dance on Saturday catered for by Colchester Caterers Sweet Success. The raffle raised over £700.00  for Breast Cancer for Walk the Walk charity

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Table decorations from our recent BNI Christmas Party

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A selection of Halloween themed finger food. We can get creative too!

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Other events recently, two Finger Buffets for 70 the other for 75 supply only, Saturday, Sunday 9.30 am a tasting for a Wedding in March next year.

Preparing Chicken tikka wraps for a 90th Birthday and some for a Wedding.

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Surprise cream tea recently supplied for a client. Hand delivered and set up in a secluded location by the beach.


Starter from last week's wedding, four pates - mushroom and cream cheese, pork with sage and apricot, smoked mackerel with lemon and dill, smooth chicken liver, served with rustic bread and butter. Second image is Eton Mess.

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Here are a few images for a recent wedding we catered for. The vegetable pots were actually hand crafted by the bride's family... and no, we are not taking orders!

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Below, Place settings and canopes served on slate.

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