Author: Lynn Asghar

Lynn Asghar May 29, 2016

It’s that time of year when our thoughts turn to chocolate eggs, but how much do we actually know about the non-confectionery versions? Unlike their chocolaty counterparts, they are highly nutritious, versatile and cheap and come in their own unique packaging. There are so many varieties on the market that we thought a chat about which ones work best for

Lynn Asghar May 28, 2016

The Wallace Collection The Wallace Collection is a National Museum and perhaps one of London’s best kept secrets. Discretely situated off London’s busy Oxford Street, Hertford House is home to an unsurpassed display of French 18th-century art, furniture and porcelain. Amassed over the 18th and 19th centuries by the first four Marquises of Hertford and Sir Richard Wallace; the collection

Lynn Asghar May 28, 2016

If only we all rushed home every evening brimming with enthusiasm for making dinner! After a long day of cooking and planning AC parties, we often find it easier to reach for a takeaway menu or ready meal. In an effort to avoid this, our chefs and staff will spill the beans on their favourite quick-fix meals over the next

Lynn Asghar May 28, 2016

AC Wedding Tips for 2016 Firstly can we say a huge CONGRATULATIONS? Planning a wedding is one of the most exciting and exhausting things ever, so we hope to make things a little easier for you, even if you are planning the wedding yourself. The AC has created some of the most beautiful wedding parties, handling every aspect from the

Lynn Asghar May 28, 2016

The AC’s Christmas Quiz If you have been following us on social media, you probably know by now that our excitement level for Christmas is “HIGH”. Ready for some festive fun to find out what kind of Christmas person are you? Grab a pen and paper and take our test to discover if you are Santa’s traditional elf or the

Lynn Asghar May 28, 2016

What’s Hot and What’s Not for Christmas 2015 We are often asked for our thoughts on trends throughout the year, but this is particularly true at Christmas. This festive season we have chosen two favourite and quite distinctive looks to consider when decorating your home or Christmas table. We have added a few hints and tips to make your life

Lynn Asghar May 28, 2016

Team AC are renowned for their love of parties and as we are gear up for Christmas, the excitement is fizzing! Christmas is the season that everyone loves to party – with the perfect excuse for glitz and glamour. It’s not too early or late to ask our boutique catering company deWintons by The AC to plan a show stopping

Lynn Asghar May 28, 2016

Venue of the Month Kensington Palace This stunning Palace has been a Royal home since the 17th century and continues to be so to this day. Set in the heart of Kensington Gardens the Palace offers vistas from The Orangery has views across its own gardens to the State Apartments. From the recently modernised Entrance Hall, the statue of one

Lynn Asghar May 28, 2016

With Halloween just around the corner, we’ve been busy planning a Halloween spooktacular and has some ghoulishly good tips to share. Top Halloween Themed Dishes Petrifying Pulled Pork Tartlet Using your own favourite recipes, fill short-crust pastry cases with delicious pulled pork, add lashings of gory red barbecue sauce and top with an olive spider – half an olive for

Lynn Asghar May 28, 2016

“Great wine is always enhanced by great food.” By Paige Norman (Party Designer) Great wine is always enhanced by great food and here at deWintons by The AC we provide both of those elements for every event we work at. I have always been interested in food and wine which is one of the many things that attracted me to