ABC 33/40 has taken note of Kathy G’s immense popularity and for the last three months, they’ve broadcast our leading lady in an exciting new “lifestyle” segment EVERY FRIDAY on their popular morning show, Talk of Alabama. Each Friday between 9:00 and 10:00AM, Kathy “dishes” on what’s hot in entertaining, shares fun floral/décor ideas, and demos some of her very favorite recipes!
For the next several weeks, Kathy will be cookin’ up new twists on “comfort food” with this week’s recipe being “Chicken & Waffles” with Belgian Waffles so good they’re sinful and the most delicious Buttermilk-Breaded Fried Chicken you’ve ever tasted! Tune in Friday, JANUARY 25, to check it out.
Next Friday, FEBRUARY 1, Kathy demos a true mushroom-lovers’ comfort food, “Polenta & Mushrooms”. A sophisticated twist on traditional Southern stations such as “Shrimp & Grits” or “Mashed Potato Bars”, our Sautéed Wild Forest Mushrooms served over creamy Polenta in a fun cosmo glass is sure to WOW all your party guests! For Kathy G’s Polenta & Mushrooms recipe, click here.
Later in February, Kathy will focus on “tablescapes” for home entertaining and hot new China patterns available at Bromberg’s! To find out more about Kathy G’s upcoming ABC 33/40 appearances, please visit our company Facebook page and click “LIKE”
Big News!!! The first-ever online platform for cuisine industry leaders to share their love for food and entertaining, Foodies TV, has announced a new series, “The Art of Kathy G” to their slate of upcoming programming! From cooking demonstrations and delicious “mixology” lessons to cutting edge party design and “outside the box” meal presentation tips, Kathy G will share everything she’s learned over the years. Take it from us, you’re gonna love “The Art of Kathy G” coming soon to Foodie Network. For more info, please click here.
The 2013 edition of Alabama Weddings Magazine is “hot off the press” and to say it’s fabulous from front to back still wouldn’t do the South’s best bridal publication justice. Michelle Tubbs and her team simply outdo themselves each and every year! Rush to the nearest news stand and grab your copy NOW to see Kathy G & Co. and KG Designs "signature style" photo shoots – including a stunning series of pics from the Donnelly House taken by our friend Jessica Messer - as well as several of our actual weddings from this past year! For a sneak peak at our Donnelly House photo shoot, please click here.
We’ve been hinting about some big news for months now and we’re finally ready to let the proverbial cat outta the bag… Kathy G & Company is to be showcased – with TEN pages dedicated solely to our team - in Panache Partners’ latest book on entertaining, The Art of Celebration Southern Style!!! The “Art of Entertaining” series provides a detailed look at the world’s most prominent caterers, party planners and floral artists/designers – showing readers the ins and outs of what makes for a most memorable event. As the only caterer in Alabama asked to be in the Southern Style edition, we’re as proud as peacocks!!! And with 300 “Custom Covers” dedicated to our very best work, we’ll be donating the proceeds from the sale of these custom-covered editions to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama. For more info on how you can reserve your copy, please call us at (205) 942-4210.
The Kathy G team has circled Saturday, February 23 on the calendar as one of the Magic City’s most unique fundraisers, ArtBlink, returns to the Kirklin Center. Eighteen amazing artists work to create a true masterpiece in only 90 minutes as more than 500 guests look on in awe. Best of all, a LIVE AUCTION of all artwork immediately follows with all proceeds to support research at the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center. We’re very much looking forward to, once again, catering the one-of-a-kind “black tie optional” affair and hope to see y’all there. Tickets are $150 each and can be purchased by calling 205-934-0034.
When the American Heart Association requested Kathy G & Company along with KG Designs for its annual holiday fundraiser, we knew we had to impress. Executive Chef, Jason Mezrano, prepared the most impressive multi-course menu of the year with cocktail hour hors d'oeuvres that included: Gulf Coast Crabcakes with Lemon Aioli, Duck Confit over Icebox Parmesan Crackers with Mango Pico de Gallo, and Candied Cranberries with Brie & Mint on Flatbread Crackers. After the group was seated, a multi-course meal of Butternut Squash Soup with Belle Chevre "Croutons" and Spiced Creme Fraiche, Pan Seared Almond-Crusted Halibut over White Bean Ragout with Oven-Dried Tomatoes and Spanish Olives with Citrus Beurre Blanc Sauce, and Hickory-Grilled Beef Tenderloin with Port Wine Demi Reduction over Caramelized Onion; Served with Mashed Potatoes, Asparagus, & Carrots WOWED all in attendance! Thanks so much to everyone at the Heart Association for allowing us to be a part of your big night! To see photos from this event, please click here.
JUST FOR FUN
Have you been hoping to find a great new eatery for 2013? Kathy G’s got you covered as she names her TEN favorite restaurants in the current issue of B-Metro Magazine. What are some of this fun foodie’s favs? Well, we can’t tell you here, but we can promise a great mix of Birmingham landmarks and brand new hot spots! Grab the latest B-Metro to see all of Kathy G’s delicious picks!!!
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KATHY G’s EXCLUSIVE VENUES
From fundraisers, corporate events, reunions, and holiday parties to rehearsal dinners, anniversaries, and spectacular wedding receptions, Park Lane hosts them all – And it’s conveniently located right in the center of tony Mountain Brook, Alabama. Whether your event is small and intimate or a formal affair with hundreds of guests, Park Lane, with its two dining rooms, classic 30-foot dark oak bar, gorgeous hardwood floor, and outdoor patio seating is a venue that’s both romantic and unforgettable. When it comes to creating memories that last a lifetime, Park Lane truly sets the bar in Birmingham. Though seeing is definitely believing; We invite you to view the galleries below and contact us so that you may tour our one-of-a-kind facility where every event is a celebration of taste and style. For more info on Park Lane, please click here.
After its recent renovation, we’re of the opinion that The Gardens Café by Kathy G. just might be Birmingham’s most gorgeous multi-purpose venue! A unique setting for wedding receptions, corporate events, rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, and luncheons alike, this one-of-a-kind café is located in the center the beautiful Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Whether your event is small and intimate or a more formal affair with hundreds of guests, the totally remodeled Gardens Café – with its brand new neutral color scheme, gorgeous flooring, modern light fixtures, and classic chiavari chairs – is a most elegant reception hall fit for Birmingham royalty. Best known for its large covered patio, the Gardens Café also offers an oversize balcony which seats up to 40 guests and a two-story staircase that allows brides and grooms to make a grand entrance into their wedding reception. For more info on the Gardens Café, please click here.