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Catering Spotlight: A Spice of Life Catering + Events

We have been working with A Spice of Life Catering + Events for years, and were excited to be able to get to know them even more.  We chatted with Dawn Meitz and Amanda Ruebl, the trusted event specialists we love working with!  Here is what we found out about them and their business:

Tell us a little bit about A Spice of Life

Our business was started almost three decades ago by our owners, David Rubin and Dan Bruckner.  Two entrepreneurial men who sought to turn a small catering company into the go-to caterer for North of I-70, and succeeded!  We design menus and coordinate full service events from start to finish.  We love the details, planning and execution; seeing all of the small pieces come together to create a seamless event for all is extremely satisfying.  As our mission statement says, we provide exceptional food and service while making our clients a guest at their own successful event.

A Spice of Life Catering Company in Colorado What has been your most memorable event?

A wedding North of Steamboat Springs at a private ranch.  The scenery was jaw dropping-ly gorgeous!  –Amanda

Weddings with custom menus and fun bands.  When the attendees are having a great time, we do too.  –Dawn

What inspires you?

Envisioning the end result is what inspires us to perfect every detail of your event.  It is also inspiring to work with and for passionate people.

Farm to table catering in ColoradoWhat would you say makes you stand out from other caterers in the area?

Our from-scratch kitchen and executive chef’s ability to use local, seasonal ingredients makes us stand out from the rest.  This combined with the detail-oriented service our staff provides from start to finish make A Spice of Life trusted with events of any caliber.

What are some of your favorite wedding trends right now?

We have had brides and grooms with family in the culinary industry that request custom dishes designed by their loved ones, this is a trend we’d like to see grow.  We also love copper and brass inspired décor, macramé, succulent displays and organic centerpieces.

Colorado wedding catering companySpeaking of weddings, do you have any advice for couples planning their special day?

Pick a few details that are most important and focus on those, but don’t stress because we are here for you and happy to assist with anything at all!

What are other types of events you enjoy catering?

Corporate events that focus on sports and outdoors  –Amanda

Holiday parties, they are always fun!  –Dawn

A Spice of Life Catering Company in ColoradoWhat do you like to do in your free time?

When I have free time, I relish in the ability to ski and cycle whenever mother nature permits.  –Amanda

Ski, attend festivals, explore farmers’ markets, and enjoy the beautiful surroundings that Colorado has to offer.  –Dawn

What are three words that describe you as a person?

  1. Detailed
  2. Patient
  3. Bubbly

Amanda

  1. Sincere
  2. Fun
  3. Active

-Dawn

Colorado farm to table catering companyWhat is your favorite place to relax and hang out in Boulder?

Brasserie Ten Ten, they have a fantastic happy hour!  –Amanda

The hiking trails are my favorite “hangout spot”  –Dawn

What’s next for A Spice of Life Catering + Events?

Gearing up for all of our summer weddings – it’s our favorite time of year!

A Spice of Life Catering Company in ColoradoIs there anything else you want the readers to know?

We can confidently say that Rembrandt Yard is one of our favorites to work with, and nothing but professional.  We prize our relationships with the incredible staff and rest easy when our clients are hosting their party, conference, or wedding at their event space.

Awwww, thank you Amanda and Dawn!!

We cannot say enough nice things about the incredible staff at A Spice of Life Catering + Events.  They have delicious food, and provide excellent service for each and every event.  We love working with Amanda and Dawn, and they always ensure we are familiar with their menu and tasty treats!

Speaking of their delicious food, A Spice of Life gave us a mouth-watering recipe for April, Miso Braised Short Ribs.  We are going to be eating good this month!

Miso Braised Short Ribs from A Spice of Life Catering + Events

To find out more on A Spice of Life Catering + Events, check them out on their:

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You can also call them at 303-443-4049 or email aruebl@aspiceoflife.com or dmeitz@aspiceoflife.com