salmon deviled eggs

Smoked Salmon Deviled Eggs

Ingredients: 8 extra-large eggs 4 oz smoked salmon 2 oz room-temp cream cheese 1/2 cup sour cream 1 TBSP lemon juice 2 TBSP mayo 2 TBSP fresh chives, minced (plus enough for the garnish) salt and pepper to taste Directions: Cook the eggs hard-boiled. Cool and peel. Slice in half, lengthwise. Prepare an electric mixer […]

cinnamon applesauce

Cinnamon Applesauce

Ingredients 2 LBS apples. For a tart taste, use Pippin or Granny Smith. For a sweeter taste, choose Gala or Golden Delicious. 2 TBSP butter or vegetable oil 1 TSP freshly squeezed or bottled lemon juice 1 TSP ground cinnamon 1/4 TSP ground cloves 2 TBSP white or brown sugar To Make Wash, peel and […]

thanksgiving catering

Is it OK to Order a Prepared Thanksgiving Meal?

Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Yet another stressful day of cooking! Wouldn’t you prefer to spend the day with friends and family? Is it OK to order a prepared Thanksgiving meal? If you want to save time, order from Gersky’s Catering! Just choose your side dishes and order by November 17. Pick up the […]

Thanksgiving Day Heating and Cooling Tips

Your kitchen only has so many appliances for keeping hot food hot, and cold food cold. When company is coming, your kitchen will be stretched to the limits! Whether you cook or ordered prepared food from a caterer, check out these tips. Slow Cooker A standard slow cooker is perfect for keeping food hot. Guests […]

cranberry sauce with Ginger

Cranberry Sauce with Ginger

Ingredients 1 lb fresh or frozen cranberries 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/3 cup brown sugar 1 TBSP finely grated fresh ginger 2 tsp orange zest 3/4 cup orange juice To Make: Combine all ingredients in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, approximately 20 minutes. Cranberries will burst open […]

Fall Party Tips and Recipes

While the autumn weather remains fair, why not host an outdoor party? Gersky’s Catering offers these tips for staying warm and nurturing your guests at your next fall gathering. Tip #1: Work with the Weather The invitation should say that the party will be held outdoors, weather permitting. Guests can wear a hoodie or light […]

garden hose cube

Getting Ready for a Backyard Party: 3 Tips

Before the caterers arrive, make sure your yard is ready for guests. Remove Clutter: Ensure the party area is clear of unnecessary or unsightly items. Remove toys, tools, excessive knickknacks and decorations, unneeded grills and outdoor furniture, and pool cleaning supplies. Mitigate any trip hazards. The garden hose can be stored in a hose hideaway […]

Peach Blue Cheese Flatbread

Ingredients: 1 peach 2 ounces crumbled blue cheese 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar 2 pieces flatbread 1/2 cup fresh arugula To Make:  Preheat oven to 375. In a small saucepan, heat the vinegar over medium heat until it reduces by half. Set aside. Meanwhile, thinly slice the peach. On top of each flatbread, lay out the […]

Baked Lemon Gin Wings

Ingredients: 4 pounds chicken wings 1 cup light brown sugar 1/4 cup olive oil 1/4 cup gin Zest and juice of 1 lemon Salt and pepper To Make:  Preheat oven to 425. Whisk together all ingredients and toss with wings to coat well. Place in a single layer on a foil-lined baking sheet. Bake for […]

Apple Cake

Ingredients: 5 medium apples 1/2 cup chopped walnuts 1 1/2 cups sugar, divided in half 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 teaspoon ground ginger 3 eggs 1/3 cup vegetable oil 3/4 cup matzo cake meal To Make:  Preheat oven to 350. Grease an 8″ baking dish, set aside. Mix together the walnuts, […]