Grilled Jerk Chicken

I imagine that when one mentions Jamaica, the minds of the masses gravitate towards the customary archetypes: Reggae Music and Rastafarians. A modicum of that gaggle may even be aware of the existence of Jamaica’s beloved  cuisine – JERK. With a casual amount of wiki-research, you can expose a great reservoir of world influences on Jamaican fare: It […]

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Fresh local vegetables

Although at Scratch we embrace numerous cultures of food and culinary traditions from across the world, we have not paraded our vegetarian culture at the forefront.  With a growing body of evidence supporting the health benefits of a plant based diet, we have decided there is no better time than the present to espouse the […]

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Antipasti Plate

  We were called upon to put together a nice set of appetizers for a little get together at Chip Cassanos. We just couldnt resist going the extra mile for our friend.  So instead of a traditional Antipasti platter, we opted for the GALACTICALLY ANTIPASTI PLATTER. What treasures inhabit this ginormous platter you ask:  fine […]

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Eggs for breakfast

  How kind of one of our Chefs to make Egg Rolls for Breakfast here at Scratch Event Catering.  Of course, not your ordinary Egg Rolls – filled with Jasmine Rice, 5 Spice Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Butternut Squash and Turnips.  Just a little braised Cabbage with Shiitake Mushrooms.  Classic Dim Sum dipping sauce.  Did I […]

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Downtown Dayton Revival

The weekend is practically upon us…. and what an epic weekend it will be ! Scratch Event Catering is proud to be feeding the hungry bands of Dayton Revival with some of the best local/sustainable products that the county has to offer.  So thanks be to the forward thinking committee of Downtown Dayton Revival for […]

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PUSH Dayton Catering

    PUSH DAYTON PRESENTS…   Dance the night away at Club Aquarius  to some of the greatest chart toppers from high school, enjoy heavy hor’dourves from Scratch Catering, have your prom photo taken and have a chance to become Prom King or Queen.   Need a dress? Check out Clash Consignment for a great […]

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Wedding Tasting

Another taste test down… I have never really questioned whether or not taste tests are standard practice in the industry – I have simply always offered them.  They way I see it, why wouldn’t a “bride to be” not want to taste the food that they are going to serve to 300 of their closest […]

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Molecular Gastronomy Ice Cream

Yes, making Ice Cream with Liquid Nitrogen is a brazen method of preparation – certainly flashy. With that said, it is undeniably the fastest way to your rich and frosty end. On this segment of WDTN’s Living Dayton segment, I illustrate how it is done.  You simply make a traditional vanilla ice cream base, refrigerate, […]

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Scratch Event Catering was honored to provide an advanced menu of Hors d’oeuvres for the Boonshoft’s inauguration of The Dome, the latest in digital Planetarium technology in the Caryl D. Philips Space Theater of The Boonshoft. What did we serve you ask ?   Dim Sum style Mini Pot Stickers passed in Steamer Basket Gougeres | Puff Daddy’s Small, […]

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Meals from Scratch Prepared Meal
Matt Hayden

Prepared Meals

In response to numerous requests for Chef Prepared Meals – Scratch Event Catering is proud to announce that we will be addressing this common demand. Our goal is to provide fresh, balanced, professionally prepared meals for those of you who simply do not have the time or inclination to prepare high quality meals for yourself or your […]

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