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Tips for Hosting the Perfect Brunch

Updated on September 21, 2023 | January 4, 2023

A box of Casey's glazed donuts and mugs of coffee on a breakfast table

Brunch is seriously great at any time of the day or the week! Whether you're hosting for friends, putting together a nice meal for your family, or just treating yourself, we've got you covered on everything you need to plan the perfect brunch

 

How to Host the Perfect Brunch Party

 

Tip 1: Plan and preorder your meal ahead of time

Prepping brunch ahead of the party is key – that way, you know everyone will be fed and good to go.

Make the morning-of easy peasy! It's helpful to preorder breakfast because it'll be ready to go when guests arrive, meaning less time spent cooking and more time spent socializing.

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Tip 2: Have more than one option

This is a pro-tip on how to host brunch: Always have more than one food option when hosting.

Casey's Bean-to-Cup coffee being brewed fresh in store

You can check with your guests ahead of time to see if they have any food allergies, likes, or dislikes. But regardless, it’s always a good idea to have options. If you go with the breakfast pizza as your main course, think about having fresh fruit as a side, and donuts or muffins for your sweets lovers.

 

Tip 3: Don't forget the drinks

Sometimes you can be so focused on the food, that drinks completely slip your mind! You don't need anything fancy to drink (though who can resist a refreshing mimosa?), just make sure to have the basics like coffee, juice, and water available for guests to grab throughout the party.

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How to Plan the Perfect Brunch in the Office

 

Have you ever thought about having brunch in the office? Well, it’s possible! AND now more convenient than ever with ordering breakfast online at Casey's!

Here are our favorite pairings for a simple and delicious brunch with your coworkers. 

    

Casey’s Coffee & Donuts

Start your order with a NEW Casey’s Caramel Coffee Energy or a cup of Casey's freshly made Bean-to-Cup Coffee. Days in the office can feel long, but this will keep you energized right from the start.

Casey's donuts being freshly made and frosted

What goes better with coffee than donuts? Nothing! Grab a dozen or two for your coworkers, and you're sure to get employee of the month.

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Juice & Breakfast Pizza

Juice and our iconic Breakfast Pizza are a great way to start the day at the office with your coworkers. The combination of sweet and savory flavors is sure to please even the pickiest of eaters, and it's a fun combination that can be enjoyed among your work family.

Casey's juices in front of a donut and breakfast pizza

Plus, it's a filling breakfast that won't make you feel sluggish when you're trying to get through even the longest of workdays. 

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Energy Drinks & Breakfast Sandwiches

Jumpstart the day and get your team energized and ready to work! There are so many brands and flavors of energy drinks, it's perfect for everyone!

Casey's Sausage, Egg & Cheese Croissant

Then, grab some warm and delicious breakfast sandwiches like our new fan-favorite Bacon, Egg & Cheese Biscuit. It has crispy bacon with scrambled eggs and is topped with gooey cheddar cheese, all on a toasty biscuit. We have so many other options too – so take a look! 

 

How to Have the Perfect Brunch with Family

For brunch at home with your family, treat them to a Midwest favorite – Casey’s Breakfast Pizza! Whether you’re feeding your immediate family or hosting a larger family gathering, you can be confident that the breakfast pizza will be a crowd favorite.

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An array of Casey's donuts, breakfast pizza, milk, and juice on a table

 

In addition to Bizza, we have many other kid-friendly breakfast foods available at Casey’s! Whether you’re on-the-go or spending a cozy morning at home, we have you covered.

 

Check out these kid-approved faves:

NEW Casey’s Blueberry Muffin or Casey’s Double Chocolate Chip Muffin  

These new muffins are bigger and better, plus great for the kiddos because they're quick, easy, and perfect for on-the-go. Grab a blueberry muffin, moist and bursting with berries or our double chocolate chip muffin that is incredibly rich and mega chocolate-y.

Casey's new blueberry and double chocolate chip muffins on a table

There's something in it for you too! Get a Muffin and any size Coffee for only $3! A deal that will make everyone happy!

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Applesauce

Applesauce is a great breakfast option for kids! It's full of natural sweetness, providing a nutritious and delicious start to the day. Applesauce is also full of essential vitamins and minerals that help support healthy growth and development.

Bonus: it can be enjoyed on-the-go!

 

Yogurt Parfait

Packed with protein, calcium, and probiotics, this delicious breakfast is a great option for kids. The best part? They won't even realize how healthy this tasty treat is, so it's perfect for the parents too.

With so many flavors and plenty of toppings (we're thinking berries, granola – the possibilities are endless!), kids can pick and choose to their specific tastes.

A family enjoying Casey's breakfast pizza, donuts, and juice

 

Juice

Juice is a refreshing drink that children love, and we have a great selection at Casey's for you to choose from! Plus, it's a great way to add a boost of energy to the day.

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How to Make the Perfect Brunch Just for YOU!

Whether it's before you head into work, or on a cozy Sunday morning at home, making a perfect brunch for yourself is a great way to start your day with a smile.

 

Step 1:

Consider what your favorite breakfast foods are and think of a few items that you for sure want to include in your meal. For example, if you're a fan of omelets, think of the ingredients you'll need, such as eggs, cheese, and veggies.

Make sure to have a good balance of proteins, carbohydrates, and healthy fats to keep you feeling full and satisfied.

 

Step 2:

Set up your spot! Find a cozy spot in your home that you can enjoy your brunch from.

If you have a dining room table or breakfast nook, that will work great, but if not, you can create an area with a table and chairs or just a cozy spot on the couch with some pillows and blankets.

If you want to create a special atmosphere, consider adding some candles, flowers, or a nice tablecloth.

A family having brunch with Casey's Bizza, coffee, and donuts

 

Step 3:

Make or order the food! Depending on what you choose for food, order it in the Casey's app or start cooking. Don't stress, just enjoy cooking, and maybe snack a little bit along the way!

Order brunch

 

Get Brunch Delivered to You!

Breakfast just got better! Starting NOW you can skip the line and order online or in the Casey's app. That’s right – you can order your breakfast ahead of time in the Casey’s app for pickup or delivery!

Look for our delicious breakfast burritos, bowls, and sandwiches, as well as Biscuits & Gravy, hashbrowns, and so much more. 

To celebrate this amazing announcement, we have a few limited-time special offers for you, so be sure to check the Casey's app

 


No matter your brunch style – make sure you download the Casey's app and join our rewards program! Don’t miss this opportunity to order ahead and save!

 


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Start your day off right and skip the line! Don't wait, order breakfast ahead for delivery or pickup!

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