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Menu 

We offer an extensive array of choices, and can prepare gluten free, vegetarian and

vegan offerings.  The items listed below are representative of our repertoire, but not a fully comprehensive list of items we offer.  For planning purposes we can cite general per person estimates, given as a range.  Once a client selects a menu, an actual cost will be determined. 

          FOR A CROWD

BURRATA WITH GRILLED GRAPES AND BASIL

 

TALEGGIO AND SPINACH ROULADE

 

MEDITERRANEAN MEZZA PLATTER

 

CHEESE BOARD WITH GRAPES, NUTS & FLAVORED MUSTARDS

 

VEGETABLE PATE:  SELECT FROM MUSHROOM ALMOND, CARROT WALNUT, BEET PISTACHIO WITH CILANTRO

 

HUMMUS:  SELECT FROM AVOCADO, BEET, PEA & TARRAGON, ROASTED GARLIC & LEMON

 

DIPS:  SELECT FROM TAHINI & BURNT EGGPLANT, SPINACH PARMESAN, SUN-DRIED TOMATO

 

FLATBREADS:   MUSHROOM, GOAT CHEESE & THYME WITH BALSAMIC GLAZE

                             SWEET POTATO WITH SCALLIONS, PECANS, GOLDEN RAISINS & CILANTRO

                             APPLE WITH ARUGULA, CHEDDAR & PANCETTA

                             BIANCA WITH POTATO, ANCHOVY & SAGE

SLIDERS:  BARBEQUE BRISKET WITH CHIPOTLE-FLAVORED MAYO, PICKLES & SWISS

                    CHICKEN WITH SLAW, RELISH AND MONTERAY JACK

                    BEEF AND SAGE WITH GORGONZOLA

                    MUSHROOM WITH CARAMELIZED ONIONS, TOMATO, SMASHED AVOCADO & SMOKED GOUDA

                    BEET & BEAN WITH BROWN RICE, PRUNES & PROVOLONE

          PASSED HORS D'OEUVRES

CARAMELIZED ENDIVE WITH SERRANO HAM

 

SMOKED SALMON CANAPÉ WITH WASABI CREAM CHEESE & ZUCCHINI RELISH

 

EGGPLANT KADAIFI NESTS

FIGS IN A BLANKET

 

BEEF WELLINGTON PILLOWS WITH BOURSIN & HORSERADISH CREAM

 

MUSTARD WHISKEY MEATBALLS WITH DIPPING SAUCE

 

HAM & CHEESE TOASTIES WITH CARAMEL MUSTARD & PINEAPPLE MOSTARDA

 

SHRIMP ON CUCUMBER ROUNDS WITH REMOULADE, BELL PEPPER RIBBONS & SPROUTS

 

PORTOBELLO WITH SUN-DRIED TOMATO STUFFING & MELTED TALLEGIO

 

POTATO BITES WITH BACON JAM & SOUR CREAM

 

TARTLETS:  SELECT FROM TOMATO WITH THYME & GARLIC OIL, LEMONY BEET WITH GOAT CHEESE, BACON & ONION, BACON & APPLE

BRUSCHETTA:  PROSCIUTTO WITH BRIE & ROASTED PEAR CHUTNEY

                             STRAWBERRY WITH GOAT CHEESE & BALSAMIC GLAZE

                             PORK WITH HERBED CHEESE & APPLE RAISIN CHUTNEY

QUICHELETS:  SPINACH WITH GRUYERE & FETA

                            CHILE RELLENO

                            PESTO PARMESAN

                            ROASTED BUTTERNUT SQUASH, STILTON & QUINCE PASTE

 

 

          TERRINES WITH SALAD

 

SPICED SWEET POTATO, SOUR CREAM & CHEDDAR TERRINE WITH BITTERSWEET SALAD

 

GOAT CHEESE, GRAPE & WALNUT TERRINE WITH BEET & RHUBARB SALAD

 

PICKLED PEAR, GOAT CHEESE & CRANBERRY HAROSETH TERRINE WITH FIG & BASIL SALAD

 

GOAT CHEESE, TOMATO CONFIT & BASIC PESTO TERRINE WITH HERB SALAD

 

 

          SOUPS

 

HOT:  SELECT FROM CREAM OF APPLE, CARROT & CARAWAY; ROASTED SQUASH WITH MULLING SPICES; CREAM OF FENNEL & PEAR

 

COLD:  SELECT FROM WATERMELON GAZPACHO, FENNEL VICHYSSOISE

 

 

          MAINS

 

SALMON WITH TARRAGON SAUCE, HAZELNUT RED PEPPER SALSA OR ORANGE TOMATO SALSA

 

TILAPIA WITH CILANTRO WALNUT PESTO

 

WINE-BRAISED BRISKET WITH TART CHERRIES

 

CHICKEN MARBELLA

 

STUFFED CHICKEN BREAST WITH FONTINA & PROSCIUTTO

 

GRILLED MARINATED CHICKEN

 

ROASTED PORK TENDERLOIN WITH APPLE-RAISIN CHUTNEY

 

MACARONI & CHEESE

 

LASAGNA:  SELECT FROM BUTTERNUT SQUASH, SWISS CHARD WITH MUSHROOMS

 

VEGETABLE STACK OVER ROOT VEGETABLE PUREE

 

RISOTTO:  SELECT FROM BRUSSELS SPROUTS, CARROT, CHICKEN SAUSAGE, LEMON & EGGPLANT, SAFFRON AND PANCETTA

MUSHROOM & TARRAGON PITHIVIER

          HOT SIDES

CHAR-GRILLED ASPARAGUS WITH GRAPE OIL & FETA

 

ASPARAGUS & ZUCCHINI WITH OVEN ROASTED CHERRY TOMATOES, BASIL OIL & MANOURI

 

CARROTS:  SELECT FROM ROASTED WITH FENNEL-BROWN BUTTER, POMEGRANATE-BALSAMIC GLAZED

 

FENNEL & ONION COMPOTE

 

BUTTERNUT SQUASH:  SELECT FROM ROASTED WITH RED ONION WITH TAHINI, ROASTED WITH BURNT EGGPLANT &

POMEGRANATE MOLASSES

 

WILD MUSHROOM PARCELS WITH HERBS & BABY POTATOES

 

ROASTED SWEET POTATOES WITH PECAN AND MAPLE

 

ROASTED VEGETABLES WITH BALSAMIC-LEMON VINAIGRETTE

OMBRE POTATO & ROOT VEGETABLE GRATIN

BASMATI & WILD RICE WITH CHICKPEAS, CURRANTS & HERBS

SAFFRON, DATE & ALMOND RICE

            COLD SIDES

ISRAELI COUS COUS WITH PICKLED SHALLOTS, GREEN PEAS, LEMON, MINT & PISTACHIOS

QUINOA SALAD WITH PEARS & DRIED CHERRIES

MILLET SALAD WITH CITRUS & AVOCADO

QUINOA SALAD WITH SUMMER SQUASH, PARMESAN & TOASTED WALNUTS

          SALADS

CHAR-GRILLED CAESAR

SPINACH WITH GREEN BEANS, SNAP PEAS & STRAWBERRIES WITH STRAWBERRY VINAIGRETTE

HERB SALAD WITH PRICKLEY PEAR VINAIGRETTE

SPINACH, RADICCHIO & APPLE SALAD WITH PARMESAN CRISPS

          SWEET BITES

BARS:  SELECT FROM FUDGY BROWNIES, APRICOT WALNUT, GOLDEN OREO CHEESECAKE

 

COOKIES:  SELECT FROM TRIPLE CHOCOLATE, BLIZZARD, OATMEAL WITH CHOCOLATE CHIPS & DRIED CHERRIES, MIXED FRUIT & NUT, PERSIMMON WHITE CHOCOLATE CHIP, CUSTARD YO-YOS WITH ROASTE#D RHUBARB ICING, QUINCE & WALNUT RUGELACH

 

CUPCAKES:  LEMON & RASPBERRY

 

HAND PIES:  SELECT FROM BLUEBERRY, APPLE BROWN BUTTER, LEMON THYME WITH BLACKBERRY, STRAWBERRY RHUBARB

MERINGUES:  SELECT FROM CINNAMON & HAZELNUT, PISTACHIO & ROSE WATER, SPICED PRALINE

BLACKBERRY & STAR ANISE FRIANDS

TARTLET:  CHOCOLATE WITH TAHINI & SESAME BRITTLE

          PLATED DESSERTS

CAKE:  SELECT FROM MACADAMIA & WHITE CHOCOLATE WITH RASPBERRY FILLING, ALMOND WITH LEMON MASCARPONE MOUSSE FILLING, TROPICAL FRUIT CAKE, LAYER CAKES (CHOCOLATE RASPBERRY, PUMPKIN, PARSNIP & PECAN WITH ANISEED & ORANGE, PECAN SPICE, RED VELVET OR SWEET POTATO)

 

CHEESECAKE:  SELECT FROM CARAMEL & MACADAMIA, MANGO, PUMPKIN WITH BOURBON-SOUR CREAM, STILTON WITH RHUBARB COMPOTE, VANILLA BEAN, SWEET & SALTY CHEESECAKE WITH CHERRY COMPOTE & HAZELNUT CRUMBLE

 

TARTS:  SELECT FROM DOUBLE CRUST APPLE, BOURBON PECAN, RHUBARB RASPBERRY, CRANBERRY PEAR, PEACH

FROZEN LIME & DULCE DE LECHE TERRINE WITH BLACKBERRY SAUCE

 

BITTER FROZEN BERRIES WITH WHITE CHOCOLATE CREAM

MEYER LEMON SEMIFREDDO WITH SUMMER BERRIES

 

CHOCOLATE CRÉMEUX WITH BERRIES & MASCARPONE CREAM

 

PASTRY NESTS WITH POACHED PEARS & FETA SAFFRON CREAM

 

WALNUT CRUMBLE CREAM WITH GUAVE & PLUM COMPOTE

 

MERINGUE:  SELECT FROM CHOCOLATE PAVLOVA WITH CHOCOLATE MOUSSE & BERRIES, WHITE MERINGUE PAVLOVA WITH LEMON CURD & BERRIES, MERINGUE ROULADE WITH ROSE PETALS & RASPBERRIES

CARAMELIZED BRANDY PEARS WITH MASCARPONE & FENNEL SEED CRACKERS

BITTER FROZEN BERRIES WITH WHITE CHOCOLATE CREAM