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REAL EVENT: Summer Outing

Last month, local North Shore business, Cornerstone Commissioning, held an all day Summer Outing for their team at Willowdale Estate! A glorified work day complete with a peaceful inspiring environment inside Bradley Palmer State Park, gourmet catering, education training, lawn games and a wine tasting!  (more…)

Date: June 10th, 2016
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Six Savvy Appetizers

Willowdale Kitchens takes pride in presenting an exquisite culinary experience for our guests. We offer a wide variety of food for all tastes that is fresh and robust.Whether you’re planning a wedding, corporate event or cocktail party, selecting the right passed appetizers for your crowd will start the party off right.

Gourmet passed appetizers for wedding or event at Willowdale Estate in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

It’s hard to have just one bite-size zucchini fritter topped with a dollop of tzatziki. This easy-to-eat hors d’oeuvre is fried to a crisp golden brown and packs a lot of flavor.

Zucchini fritter cocktail appetizers at Willowdale Estate  in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

If you’re looking for a taste of something salty and sweet, prosciutto wrapped melon with balsamic reduction is the perfect choice. Serving this appetizer with mini forks creates an easy serving experience for the guests.

Cocktail hour passed appetizer prosciutto wrapped melon with balsamic glaze and little serving forks at Willowdale Estate  in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

Barbecue pulled pork biscuits topped with coleslaw is sure to please the meat lovers in the crowd and is a fun addition to any event, especially a summer outing.

Gourmet catering passed appetizers at Willowdale Estate  in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

Give your guests a taste of fresh seafood from the Atlantic Coast and serve crispy mussels presented on its shell with chorizo, garlic and smoked tomato. The bright colors of the food create an eye-catching display.

mussel appetizer hors d'oeuvres

Mini buffalo chicken nuggets with creamy stilton dipping cheese is a comfort food with a little zing that is sure to please.

Buffalo chicken nugget passed hors d'oeuvres at Willowdale Estate  in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

There’s nothing like a fall inspired soup to satisfy your guests during the cooler months. Our curried cortland apple and butternut squash soup shooter is a favorite!

Gourmet squash soup shooter appetizer at Willowdale Estate  in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

Have we stirred your appetite!?

Are you or someone you know engaged and interested in visiting Willowdale? Contact one of our Wedding Sales Managers at: info@willowdaleestate.com

Or if you’re planning a social celebration, company meeting or summer outing for your business? Contact our Corporate & Events Sales Manager, Noah Quist: noah@willowdaleestate.com

Photo Credits from top:

Tobin Photography

Billye Donya Photography

Lisa Rigby Photography

Studio Nouveau

Leona Campbell Photography

Zev Fisher Photography

Meghann Gregory Photography

 

Date: June 26th, 2015
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Treat Your Team To A Summer Outing

Hosting a summer outing for your team is a great way to connect, relax and celebrate the company you work for. We offer a variety of food and themed activities based on your team’s unique style.

Signature drink and summer cocktails at a celebration event at Willowdale Estate in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

Looking for something casual and fun? Compete in an assortment of lawn games set up next to our Sperry Tent, rent the Ipswich Ale tapmobile and choose your favorite summer food experience whether it’s a bbq, clambake or flatbread spread.

Flatbread pizza passed appetizer at Willowdale Estate in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.comPing pong lawn game during event at Willowdale Estate in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.comIpswich Ale beer truck for event corporate social party at Willowdale Estate in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

Outdoor team building opportunities are easy to come by since our property is located within Bradley Palmer State Park. Organizing a leisurely hike or planning a canoeing and kayaking excursion on the Ipswich River is simple, fun and convenient.

Ipswich river foot bridge at Bradley Palmer State Park near Willowdale Estate in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

If a formal cocktail or dinner event is what you’re looking for, we also offer hosted wine tastings and wine dinners underneath our Sperry Tent.

Sperry tent with garden courtyard for event or wedding space with elegant bistro lights at Willowdale Estate in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com    Celebratory drinks wine event for social corporate group at Willowdale Estate in Topsfield, MA www.willowdaleestate.com

If you need more inspiration check out our Venue Guide, and discover more information about our Corporate & Social Events at Willowdale Estate!

Contact our Corporate & Social Events Sales Manager to start planning today!

Noah@WillowdaleEstate.com

PHOTOS IN THIS POST (from top left to right) :

Lisa Rigby Photography: http://www.lisarigbyphotography.com/

Becca Dilley Photography: http://beccadilley.com/

(2) Shane Godfrey Photography: http://shanegodfreyphotography.com/

Kerri Lundberg, Marketing Coordinator at Willowdale Estate

Melissa Nicastro Photography: http://www.melissanicastrophotography.com/

GM Photography: http://www.melissanicastrophotography.com/

Date: June 5th, 2015
Categories: Events
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