Here at Bridal Boot Sale HQ, we love discovering new and interesting catering options that will make your big day extra special. So we were super excited when we discovered gourmet food and drink truck Jimmy Bean.
Jimmy Bean is a converted 1954 Citroen HZ van, converted into a travelling coffee shop, serving the best coffee, soft drinks, smoothies and handmade sandwiches.
Owner James, spent 12 years working in hospitality before he started Jimmy Bean, and has taken the art of coffee making very serious since deciding on his new venture, learning everything from the brew method, to the skills of top baristas.
We caught up with James, to find out more about Jimmy Bean.
“Jimmy Bean started with dream to run my own business without having to be tied down with premises. There were two options of vehicles I found which were good for catering, the Piaggio Ape and the Citroen H Van. The Citroen won the battle as I could fit all the equipment I needed comfortably in the back. Now here we are 8 months later offering gourmet food and drinks from Jimmy our lovingly restored Truck.
“At Wiltshire Bridal Boot Sale on Sunday, stop by to try our amazing Espresso coffee from Allpress roast house, luxury hot chocolate, organic soft drinks, fresh fruit smoothies, gourmet sandwiches and wraps to include- New York Deli and Garlic and Herb roast chicken club and freshly baked sweet pastries.
“Using my experience in the hospitality industry I have built up the knowledge and experience to offer couples a professional service which can cater to the needs and wants of each individual special event. Nothing is too much trouble and we look to offer a bespoke service for each booking.
“Having dealt with high end weddings and events within my last role at the Chewton Glen Hotel I can ensure excellent service and offer quality food and drink which is local and traceable where possible.”
Be sure to stop by for a bite to eat, and to chat to the Jimmy Bean team about hiring them for your special day!