Party Menus 

We are committed to providing exceptional service to your guests, while going to great lengths to meet and exceed your high standards and expectations.  We are happy to customize a menu for your special occation. Below is just a sampling of some of our menus.

Asian Fusion Dinner

 

MANGO, CHICKEN & BRIE QUESADILLAS

with wasbi creme

 

MIXED SALAD

Napa cabbage, jicama, fennel & orange in citrus vinaigrette topped with crispy chow mein noodles

 

THAI COCONUT HALIBUT

with lime-cilantro jasmine and bok choy stir fry

 

OR

 

SEARED SCALLOPS

with lime-cilantro couscous, asparagus & bambo shoots

 

 

FRESH FRUIT W/ GINGER SAUCE

sliced exotic fruits along side green tea ice cream

 

Starting at $65 per person

French Buffet

 

CHEESE BOARD

w/ a variety of french cheeses, crackers, bread & grapes

 

MINI ONION TARTLETS

w/ creme fraise & chives

 

MINI CROISSANT SANDWICHES

turkey/brie/arugula, veggie, roast beef/horseradish-cheddar/ tomato spread

 

BABY GREEN SALAD

w/ toasted wanuts & bleu cheese crumbles in a balsamic vinaigrette 

 

GREEN BEAN SALAD

tossed in champagne vinaigrette  

 

FRENCH POTATO SALAD

in Dijon-white wine dressing 

 

MACARONI & CHEESE

gruyere & pancetta

 

Starting at $65 per person 

 

Mexican Fiesta

 

TOASTED SPICY PEPITA-NUT MIX

 

 

MANGO & MANCHEGO CRISPY QUESADILLA BITES

served with lime crema & pico de gallo

 

AVOCADO-GRILLED SHRIMP-JICAMA SALAD

tossed with lime agave vinaigrette

 

ROASTED PABLANO, CORN TRUFFLE AND CHICKEN ENCHILADAS

Served with tomatillo sauce, red rice mounds & Cumin refried pinto beans

 

APPLE-PEPITA-CINNAMON EMPANADAS

with vanilla bean ice cream

 

Starting at $65 per person

Hors D’ Oeuvres Party

 

Mini Caprese Picks

 

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus w/ Crudités

 

Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus Spears

 

Shrimp & Crab Claws w/ Cocktail Sauce

 

Baby Lamb Chops

 

Goat Cheese & Honey Stuffed Dates

 

Beef Tenderloin Canapés w/ Horseradish Crème, Roasted Tomato Jam & Arugula

 

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

 

Fudgy Brownie, Brandy Caramel, Whip Cream & Almond Sea Salt

 

Starting at $75 per person

Brunch

 

APRICOT CARDAMOM FRENCH TOAST

with citrus glaze

 

EGG CASSEROLE

Italian sausage and sundried tomato 

 

CREPE BAR

nutella, banana, jam, strawberries, whip cream,turkey ham, mustard, gouda, baby greens, truffle balsamic cream

 

ROASTED TRUFFLE RED POTATOES

 

FRUIT SKEWERS

Watermelon, pineapple & berries

w/ mint-yogurt dip

 

DRINKS

Fresh sqeezed cranberry-orange juice

Cucumber water

 

Starting at $45 per person

Tuscan Table

 

BRUSCHETTA

tomato and basil on garlic bread

 

CARCIOFI FRITTI

fried artichoke hearts with garlic sauce

 

TONNO E FAGIOLI

tuna and bean salad

 

POLLO ALLA CACCIATORA

chicken caciatore served with aromatic potatoes

 

OR

 

MESSICANI

stuffed veal with ham, parmesan, nutmeg and white wine

 

PANNA COTTA

cooked cream w/ fresh berries

 

Starting at $ 95 per person

Bacon Fest

 

BACON CHOCOLATE STUFFED DATES

mo's chocolate bacon bar (in the date), wrapped in bacon, in a spicy red sauce

 

ARUGULA SALAD

topped with crispy prosciutto and aged Parmesan in a champagne vinaigrette

 

SURF & TURF

Bacon wrapped scallops and beef tenderloin with pancetta-garlic roasted brussel

sprouts and crispy polenta rounds

 

SERRANO HAM WRAPPED MELON

MAPLE BACON

on top of a warm fudgy brownie with vanilla gelato

 

Starting at $90 per person

 

Asian Dinner & Cooking Competition

 

Snacks

Five spice toasted mixed nuts

 

COOKING COMPETITION

Break into three groups/each group gets a box of semi-prepped ingredients & a photo of their appetizer.

30 minutes to make your apps, have the host choose the winner(s)

 

Hoisin chicken lettuce wraps

Vegetable spring rolls

Seared sesame tuna on cucumber rounds w/ wasabi vinaigrette

 

DINNER

(served in individual Asian Take-out boxes with chopsticks)

Shaved vegetable salad w/ snap peas, carrots, celery, bell peppers, cilantro, peanuts & Asian vinaigrette

Pad Thai w/ chicken & tofu

Or

Spicy peanut & shredded chicken pasta

 

DESSERT

Dark chocolate tart topped with crystallized & crushed ginger

 

 

Hawaiian Luau Buffet

 

CHAR SIU

Chinese-style pulled barbecue pork with Hawaiian rolls

 

HAWAIIAN TURKEY MEATBALLS

in five spice sauce

 

PINEAPPLE-JALEPENO SALSA

w/ tortilla scoops

 

GRILLED CHICKEN & PINEAPPLE SKEWERS

 

TORTILLA BITES

w/ cream cheese, ham & mango chutney

 

HAWAIIAN STYLE PIZZA BITES

 

MINI LEMON CHEESECAKES

w/ toasted coconut & mango drizzle

 

BANANA MINI CUPCAKES

w/ coconut cream

 

CHOCOLATE CHUNK COOKIES

w/ Hawaiian sea salt flakes

 

Beautiful baby shower buffet

 

Buffet Lunch

 

NICOISE SALAD

w/ tuna, potatoes, green beans, eggs & tomatoes w/ Dijon champagne vinaigrette

 

ASIAN SHREDDED CABBAGE SALAD

w/ chopped chicken, mandarins, cilantro, peanuts & carrots

 

LAYERED CAPRESE

w/ stacks of tomato, mozzarella & basil drizzled with balsamic vinaigrette

 

POACHED SALMON

in white wine w/ cucumbers with a whipped cream horseradish sauce

 

CORNBREAD MUFFINS

& whipped butter

 

FUDGY BROWNIE BITES

 

PECAN SHORTBREAD BITES

 

CHOCCOLATE DIPPED STRAWBERRIES

Cozy Brunch

 

MINI SPINACH, TOMATO, MOZZARELLA BITES

 

EGG BAKE

w/ Canadian bacon, scallions & parmesan (one large casserole)

 

STRAWBERRY STUFFED FRENCH TOAST

w/ powdered sugar & syrup

 

OVEN ROASTED BREAKFAST POTATOS

 

WHOLE GRAIN ENGLISH MUFFINS w/ assorted jams & whipped butter

 

O.J., SKIM MILK & COFFEE

Evening in Spain

 

DRIED & CURED MEATS WITH SPANISH CHEESES, OLIVES & TOMATO BREAD

 

MARINATED PEPPERS & FRIED ARTICHOKES

 

CLASSIC VALENCIAN PAELLA

Choice of chicken & sausage, seafood or vegetarian

 

ANCHOVIES IN OIL, SMOKED PAPRIKA PRAWNS & FISH CAKES

 

MINI YOGURT CUPS WITH ALMONDS, FRUIT AND GELATO

 

Starting at $ 90 per person

 

Mediterranean Four Course Dinner

 

HORS D'OUEVRE

Caramelized onion tartlets 

 

FIRST COURSE

Asparagus avocado salad with poached egg

 

SECOND COURSE

Mussels in white wine with shallots and crusty bread

 

THIRD COURSE

Majorca sea salt rubbed filet w Rioja red wine sauce

 

Lobster risotto

 

Lemon grilled zucchini

 

FOURTH COURSE

Flourless chocolate cakes w/ vanilla crème & lavender sea salt

Summer Cocktail Party

 

ANTIPASTI PLATTER

prosciutto, pepperoni, roasted peppers, olives, lemon hummus & crackers

 

LIME AGAVE GRILLED SHRIMP

with orange cocktail sauce

 

GRILLED PROSCIUTTO WRAPPED ASPARAGUS

w/ truffle aioli 

 

OYSTERS ON THE HALF SHELL

blue point oysters shucked during the party, served on a bed of ice with lemon wedges, Tabasco & cocktail sauce

 

Bridal Shower

 

PASSED HORS D'OEUVRES

 

PUFF PASTRY

gruyere & prosciutto pin wheels

 

ROASTED RED PEPPER HUMMUS

on cucumber rounds

 

LEMON SCENTED RICOTTA CROSTINI

w/ marinated asparagus w/ truffle oil

 

BUFFET LUNCH

 

BABY GREEN SALAD

w/ cucumber, shaved carrots, green beans, pumpkin seeds, parmesan tossed lightly in aged balsamic vinaigrette (extra dressing on the side)

 

GRILLED CHICKEN & MUSHROOM MARSALA SKEWERS

 

SEARED PARMESAN-CHIVE RISOTTO CAKES

 

PECAN SHORTBREAD BITES

 

FUDGY BROWNIW BITES

 

FRUIT SKEWERS

pineapple, strawberry & melon

Hors D' Oeuvres & Buffet Dinner for 30

 

HORS D' OEUVRES

 

SEARED SESAME TUNA ON CUCUMBER CRISP W/ MIRIN VINAIGRETTE

 

PROSCIUTTO & GRUYERE PUFF PASTRY BITES W/ BASIL

LEMON HUMMUS ON CUCUMBER

 

DINNER

CRISPY ROMAINE SALAD

With cucumber, tomatoes, hearts of palm, cranberries, roasted bell peppers, sunflower & pumpkin seeds, celery, feta cheese & shaved carrots tossed lightly in champagne-dijon vinaigrette

 

RACK OF LAMB

Individual chops w/ rosemary, dijon & breadcrumbs drizzled with balsamic reduction

 

CHICKEN & MUSHROOM MARSALA SKEWERS

 

PARMESAN HERB RISOTTO CAKES

 

DESSERT

APPLE NUTELLA EMPANADAS

served warm w/ vanilla ice cream

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