Chef Kelli Lewton’s New Book ‘Make Your Own Party’ Offers Ideas, Tips

The festive season, from graduations to showers to weddings and ordinary backyard parties, is not far away.

And metro Detroit chef and caterer Kelli Lewton has just the ticket in a new book to help you with your party planning needs.

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Kelli Lewton, Chef and Founder of Two Unique Caterers

Lewton, a chef who founded Two Unique Caterers and Event Planners in Royal Oak decades ago, is out with “Make Your Own Party: Twenty Blueprints to MYO Party” (Scribe Publishing Company, $35.)

The book describes what you need to organize your own party. Lewton shares ideas for theme parties, menus and food options that she has learned from her 30+ years in the catering and event planning business.

Local chef and caterer shares food and feast ideas in a new book.

You can meet the author and get a signed copy of the book ahead of its official launch on May 10. A book launch will take place on Thursdays from 6-9pm at the Historic Whiskey Factory, 1000 Maple, Detroit. The event is also a benefit for the Detroit Food Academy.

Tickets are $60 and include a signed copy of the book (valued at $35), sauntering with food and drinks based on party themes in the book, including “Game Night,” “South & West,” and “Everything Charcuterie.” There is a cash bar and craft cocktails are served.

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