When Kathy Dreiling and Michelle Talarico chose the name” Soup to Nuts” for the book they plan to write, they knew it would not be difficult to recount their craziest experiences of 30 years in the catering business.
Voted the “Best Catering Company in Colorado Springs” for the past twenty consecutive years, Picnic Basket Catering Company had it is beginning in 1989 when two friends combined their love for food, fun and $300 each to pursue adventures in catering. Over the past 29 years, the company has grown into three distinctly different divisions in answer to the needs of their clientele; Picnic Basket Catering Company, Buffalo Gals Grilling Company, and Cravings Catering & Five Star Events.
Last year, the company traveled 30,000 miles along the Front Range and around the Pikes Peak Region to facilitate 2,147 events to feed over 135,000 guests. Weddings, Open houses, large corporate multiple day affairs, fundraisers, holiday parties, company picnics, corporate lunches, concessions, sporting events, movie shoots, family celebrations in beautiful venues, the great outdoors and client’s homes.