by J. Scott

On Saturday, September 15, 2018, Francesca and Tom joined 161 close family and friends at Radnor Hunt for their elegant wedding reception. The couple made sure to capture Radnor Hunt’s best angles, filling its welcoming indoor space with their personal details and taking a moment to appreciate the property’s serene countryside.

A Space Dressed in Elegance

Our team was on-site prior to guests’ arrival to prepare the sweetheart, guest, cocktail and farm tables, which were adorned with Matte Satin Vanilla Creme linens and stunning centerpieces.

Radnor Hunt Wedding Venue with Tables and Chairs Set Up

Jessica Kripp Photography

Beautiful Flower Centerpieces at Radnor Hunt Wedding

Jessica Kripp Photography

Greetings, Mingling and Mouth-watering Bites

Our friendly event staff passed out delicious and beautifully presented appetizers. The couple worked with our creative culinary team to craft a menu that matched their tastes and also accommodated any guests’ dietary needs, including a dairy-free palate. Passed hors d’oeuvres included:

  • Mongolian Beef Stick with Scallion Dipping Sauce
  • Chicken Tostada with Chili & Lime
  • Mini Chicken Parmesan Slider with Marinara Dipping Sauce
  • Fried Goat Cheese with Prosciutto and Warm Truffled Honey
  • Shrimp Cocktail with Stoli Cocktail Sauce
  • Roasted Apple & Blue Cheese on Brioche

A unique display of stationary hors d’oeuvres was also arranged alongside customized decor.
Cocktail service included a bruschetta station arranged with traditional tomato, white beans, feta, arugula, ratatouille, mushroom and brie with toasted baguettes.

Guests mingled over beer and cocktails. The bride and groom thoroughly enjoyed their signature drinks: Dirty Martini and Manhattan.

Guests at Radnor Hunt Wedding

Jessica Kripp Photography

Hearty Meals and Emotions in the Ballroom

Guests took their seats in the Grand Ballroom, which was decorated with all of Francesca and Tom’s special details. Everyone was more than ready for the exceptional main course, which featured the following menu items:

  • Grilled Petite Bistro Filet with Four-Hour Onions, Balsamic Rosemary Jus
  • Herb Grilled Salmon with Mediterranean Salsa
  • Seasonal Vegetable Risotto with Grilled Leeks, Porcini Broth and Toasted Brioche

Accompanied by:

  • Dijon Herb Fingerling Potatoes
  • Red Swiss Chard

After dinner came the moving speeches. The bride shed tears of joy during her maid of honor’s speech, which was filled with touching moments the two women shared together over the years. All loved ones who spoke shared their personal moments with the entire room.

Bride and Groom at Head Table Cheers During Speeches

Jessica Kripp Photography

The mood in the room rose when guests summoned each other to the dance floor. After the graceful formal dance moves came the busta-moves.

A Sweet Ending, Always

Every wedding deserves a cake. Guests enjoyed an intricately decorated wedding cake from Master’s along with their coffee and tea.

Wedding Cake Cutting at Radnor Hunt Reception

Jessica Kripp Photography

Everyone who partook in this touching experience at Radnor Hunt went home with the beautiful memories to show for it.

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by J. Scott

Since founding J. Scott Catering in 1995, Scott has worked hard to establish a reputation for exceptional Philadelphia catering and superior customer service.