Party of ten

Discussion in 'Professional Catering' started by chef wright, Dec 7, 2016.

  1. chef wright

    chef wright

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    Hello Chef's

    I was just asked to do a office Christmas Party for a group of 10.

    Menu:

    Shrimp Cocktail (Chilled)

    Meatballs

    Deviled Eggs

    Jambalaya

    Cupcakes

    Any suggestions on what I should charge I'm use to much larger parties :)

    Thank you in advance for your help.

    Chef Wright
     
  2. jimyra

    jimyra

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    Standard answer from previous threads.

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    PRICE = COSTS + PROFIT DESIRED

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