How about having the quality of food you’d expect from two-Michelin star The Hand and Flowers at your next event?

That is seemingly now a possibility as TV personality Tom Kerridge has teamed up with Brand Events to launch event caterer Lush By The Hand And Flowers.

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We’re told the business will take a ‘bespoke approach’ to events ranging from private dinners and corporate banquets right through to gallery openings and even street food gatherings.

Lush plans to be a full-service operation, though, spanning furniture hire to programming entertainment.

Lush’s exec chef Kieran Reilly has worked alongside the man himself to create a menu that covers the gamut of event food, from canapés and bowl food through to smart à la carte dining.

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For the latter, your guests could start by tucking into a burrata with chimichurri, followed by treacle-cured fillet of Stokes Marsh Farm beef. We imagine The Hand and Flowers’ chocolate and ale cake will go down rather well too.

We asked Tom how he came up with the business name: ‘When I like something, I always say it's “lush”. I wanted to create a company that produces lush events, hence…’

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