Posts Categorized: Advice

The Do’s & Don’ts of Planning a Party

party planning

First things first… Do ask yourself some questions, like: Who is the party for? (business, family, friends) What’s the reason for the party? (theme, birthday, special occasion) When is the party? Where is the party going to be? How many people are you inviting? What type of party is it? (brunch, lunch, dinner, hors d’oeuvres,…
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How Refrigerated Vehicles & Mobile Cold Rooms Save the Day

“The flowers are already here” “Already? What will we do?!” “The cake’s here too” To stop the Bride turning into Bridezilla, make sure you’ve got a refrigerated van and a mobile cold room at your disposal. In this post, we talk about some of the many ways refrigerated vehicles and mobile cold rooms save the day…
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New Year’s Eve Party Checklist

New Year's Eve Party Checklist

At Brisk Fridge Truck Rentals, we work with a lot of food businesses – from catering to pop-up restaurants – we know that New Year’s Eve is always a big one! In this post, we share a simple New Year’s Eve Party Checklist to make sure you cover all bases.

Christmas Time Catering Tips

Christmas time Catering

How will you cater your holiday party? In this post, we share some Christmas time catering tips.

5 Tips For Food Storage and Safety in Summer

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Summer in Australia is known for hot temperatures and regular storms. While it can be annoying for us, it’s even more dangerous for our food. Guess what elements put food safety most at risk? That’s right – Heat and moisture. Both can lead to rapid food spoilage and, even worse, the growth of bacteria and…
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3 Essentials for a Melbourne Cup Party

Melbourne cup party

It’s that time of year again. Melbourne Cup fever is beginning and people are already planning where they’ll be for the day. Whether its at the race track, at a venue, in the office, or in your home, people all over the country stop to watch and celebrate the famous horse race. Are you going…
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8 Foods You Should Not Refrigerate

Despite what you may have been told, storing things in the fridge does not necessarily make them last longer. There are some foods that last longer and taste better at room temperature. Let’s take a look at 8 food items you shouldn’t be keeping in the fridge: 1. Potatoes Potatoes and fridges do not go…
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The Cheese-Lover’s Guide To Storing Cheese

Storing cheese

Fromage fanatics will know that different cheeses require different storage methods and times. There nothing worse than letting a delicious block or wheel of cheese go to waste, so here are the best methods for proper storage.   Here are a few general rules: Try to avoid plastic wrap – it suffocates the cheese and…
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Foil vs. Plastic: The Best Thing To Wrap Your Food

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Do you have a method for your foil and plastic wrap? You probably have both in the kitchen, but do you really know which one is better for wrapping and storing your food? There are quite a few differences between the two wraps, apart from the visual differences. Let’s look at how you should use…
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Top Tips for Storing Your Herbs

top tips storing herbs

Herbs add flavour to almost any dish and have the ability to take a meal to the next level. Add a sprig of rosemary to your roast veggies or a handful of fresh basil to your pasta sauce and you’ll immediately notice the difference. But do you buy fresh herbs with the best intentions to…
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