Baby/Wedding Showers

(Menus can be customized to fit your needs and other options are available)

Breakfast

 

The Continental #1

  • Assorted juices in carafes

  • Assorted fresh muffins, danishes, and fruit breads

  • Served with butter and preserves

 

The Continental #2

  • Assorted juices in carafes

  • Assorted fresh bagels, muffins, danishes, and croissants

  • Served with butter and cream cheese

 

Mega Continental #3

  • Assorted juices in carafes

  • Fresh bagels, muffins, croissants, danishes, coffee cakes, fruit breads, cinnamon rolls, and fresh fruit salad

  • Served with preserves, butter and cream cheese

 

Coffee Break

  • Assorted juices in carafes

  • Fresh coffee cakes, croissants, and cinnamon rolls

  • Served with butter and preserves

 

Mini Continental

  • Assorted juices in carafes

  • Mini muffins, cinnamon rolls, mini croissants, danishes, mini pecan rolls turnovers

  • Served with butter and preserves

Brunch

 

Lox and Bagel Brunch

  • Fruit display of cantaloupe, honeydew, watermelon, pineapple, kiwi, grapes, and strawberries

  • Nova lox served with sliced tomatoes, red onions, sliced cucumbers, kalamata olives, stuffed green olives, scallions, and carrot sticks.

  • Basket of fresh assorted bagels includes: plain and chive whipped cream cheese

 

The Combo

  • Fancy Albacore tuna salad with celery and onions

  • Boneless breast of chicken salad with seedless red grapes and walnuts

  • Bow tie pasta salad tossed with peppers, onions, sun-dried tomatoes, black olives in a balsamic vinaigrette

  • Fresh fruit display of honeydew, cantaloupe, watermelon, pineapple, kiwi, grapes, and strawberries

  • Assorted basket of freshly baked croissants and assorted rolls

 

The Other Combo

  • Petite sandwiches of sliced roasted turkey breast with cranberry mayo on a whole wheat roll

  • Ham & Swiss cheese with mustard and mayo on a dark rye roll

  • Roasted sirloin of beef with horse radish cream on a French roll

  • Panzanella salad mixed greens tossed with grilled grape tomatoes, fresh basil, sliced red onions, parmesan cheese, and seasoned croutons with a Balsamic vinaigrette

  • Boneless chicken salad with grapes and walnut

  • Bow tie pasta salad with peppers, onions, sundried tomatoes, and black olives tossed in a white balsamic vinaigrette

  • Fresh fruit display of seasonal melons, seedless grapes, fresh pineapple, kiwi, and strawberries, and freshly baked assorted rolls and croissants

 

Quiche Trio

  • Quiche Lorraine with bacon, onion, and Swiss cheese

  • Spinach and mushroom with parmesan cheese

  • Sun-dried tomato and boursin cheese

  • Fresh fruit kabobs displayed with red seedless grapes

  • Assortment of freshly baked croissants and muffins. Served with butter and preserves

Express Box Lunches

All express sandwiches are served with a bag of potato chips, cookie, mustard & mayo packets, and a napkin. (12 person min)

 

Roasted Turkey

Served with Havarti Cheese on Whole Wheat

 

Honey Baked Ham

Served with Swiss Cheese on Marble Rye

 

Roast Beef

Served with Cheddar Cheese on an Onion Kaiser Roll

Specialty Box Lunches

All specialty sandwiches are served with pasta salad, whole fruit, a cookie, flatware, and napkin.  All sandwiches include, lettuce, tomato, mayo, and mustard (unless otherwise specified)

 

Ham

Served with Baby Swiss Cheese on Marble Rye

 

Roasted Turkey

Served with Havarti Cheese and Cranberry mayo on Whole Wheat

 

Roast Beef

Served with Blue Cheese and caramelized onion on a Kaiser roll

 

Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomato

Served on a Ciabatta Roll

 

Caprese Sandwich

Tomato, fresh Basil, fresh Mozzarella Cheese with a Pesto Sauce on Tomato Focaccia Bread

 

Chicken Salad

Served on a Croissant

 

Roasted Vegetables

Served with Pesto Mayo on Herb Focaccia bread

 

Grilled Chicken Breast

Served with Provolone cheese and Garlic Mayo on Herb Focaccia bread

 

Roast Turkey

Served with sliced Cucumber and Boursin cheese spread on Tomato Focaccia bread

 

Deli Sandwich

Served with Salami, Turkey, Ham, sliced Pepperoncini’s and Whole Grain Mustard on an Italian roll

 

Tuna Salad

Served on Multigrain bread

Combos

 

Exploding Sandwich Basket

Choose any 3 sandwiches from our list. Sandwiches divided in half and displayed with Pasta Salad and Fruit Kabobs

 

Wrap Basket

Choose any 3 wraps from our list. Both sandwich and wrap baskets include: Pasta Salad and Fruit Kabobs (unless otherwise specified)

 

Combo Wrap and Sandwich Basket

Choose any 2 sandwiches along with 2 wraps served with Mixed Green Salad, dressing and Fruit Kabobs

 

Petite Sandwich Basket

Choose any 3 sandwiches from our list served on assorted Mini Rolls with Roasted Potato Saladand Fruit Kabobs

 

The Salad Combo

Choose from the following: Tuna, Chicken or Pasta Salads served with a fruit display, rolls, and croissants

 

Sub Basket

Choose from any of our 3 subs listed below. Served with potato chips and a choice of either a Mixed Green or Caesar Salad

 

Traditional

Turkey, Ham, Salami, Pepperoni and Mortadella, Shredded Lettuce, Red Onion, Green Peppers, Mozzarella cheese with mayo on French bread

 

Tuna

Tuna Salad, Shredded Lettuce, sliced Tomatoes, Green Peppers, Red Onion and Mozzarella cheese, on French bread

 

Turkey

Oven roasted Turkey Breast with Shredded Lettuce, Tomatoes, Cheddar cheese, Red Peppers and mayoon French bread

 

Honey baked ham

Ham with Baby Swiss cheese, Shredded Lettuce, Tomato, Dill Pickles and Dijon Mustard

 

Vegetable

Fresh vegetables which include: zucchini, carrots, tomatoes, shredded lettuce, red onions, cheddar and jalapeno jack cheeses with a raspberry vinaigrette.

 

Grilled Chicken

Sliced grilled Chicken Breast served with Shredded Lettuce, Tomato, Monterey Jack cheese and Avocado Lime Mayo on French bread

Full Service Lunches

These entrees are served with your choice of a side starch, vegetable, and a salad.  Rolls and butter included. Additional entrees may be added for an extra cost per person. (Please see selections listed below)

 

  • Meatloaf with Mushroom Gravy

  • Chicken Parmesan

  • Chicken with Lemon Caper Sauce

  • Lemon Chicken

  • Sliced Beef with a Wild Mushroom Sauce

  • Beef Stroganoff

  • Roast Pork Loin with a Dijon Mustard Sauce

  • Chipotle marinated Pork Loin

  • Grilled Salmon filets with a Lemon Caper Dill Sauce

  • Mexican Fiesta

    • Beef Tacos, Chicken Enchiladas, Refried Beans, Spanish Rice and Tortillas with a Mexican Salad (cucumbers, tomatoes, red onions) in a Lime Vinaigrette.

 

Choose One From Each Category:

 

Side Starch: Roasted Potatoes, Rice Pilaf, Garlic Mashed Potatoes

 

Vegetables: Roasted, Medley, Green Beans

 

Salads: Caesar, Panzanella, Mixed Greens 

The Basic Hot Breakfast Package

(Assorted juices in carafes, scrambled eggs with your choice of sausage or bacon.  Served with breakfast potatoes, assorted muffins and croissants, butter and preserves.  Add any of the following items from the Ala Carte Menu to enhance your Hot Breakfast Package.)

 

Ala Carte Menu

  • Scrambled eggs with peppers, mushrooms, scallions and cheese

  • Sausage and bacon

  • Canadian bacon

  • Ham slices

  • French toast

  • Pancakes

  • Cheese filled blintzes with fruit topping

  • Fruit display (sliced seasonal fruits & berries)

  • Fruit salad

  • Fruit and yogurt parfaits

  • Individual non-fat yogurt parfaits layered with fresh berries and topped with granola

  • Individual boxes of cereal (Served with sliced strawberries and bananas. Skim and 2% milk available.)

  • Assorted individual fruit yogurts

 

Coffee Service

  • Includes: assorted sugars and cream

  • (add hot tea service)

 

Drinks

  • Assorted soft drinks

  • Bottled water

Additional Menu Items and Services

 

  • Omelet Station (Staff and service needed at extra cost)

  • Chicken Crepes with a mornay sauce

  • Pasta Station: (Staff and services needed at an extra cost)

  • Cheese Blintzes with a fruit sauce

 

  • Quiche Trays (Other varieties are available. Call upon request)

    • Half Pan (serves 10-15)

    • Full Pan (serves 25-30)

 

  • Assorted Tea Sandwiches (Available Upon Request)

    • Chicken Salad

    • Tuna Salad

    • Smoked Salmon and Dill

    • Cucumber and Boursin Cheese

    • Roasted Turkey with Cranberry Mayo

 

  • Baked Egg Strata (baked egg casserole dish)(full pan serves 15-20)

  • Frittatas (baked egg omelet resembling a pancake filled with cheeses, meats, or veggies)(full pan serves 15-20)

  • Fresh Seasonal Fruit Parfaits (Served in champagne flutes with your choice of yogurt or Romanoff cream)

  • Tropical Fruit Punch with Sherbet (seasonal)

  • Sliced Spiral Ham Board (Served with mustards and freshly baked rolls) (serves 20-30)

Wraps

All wrap boxed lunches are served with pasta salad, whole fruit, a cookie, flatware, and napkin.  All wraps include, lettuce, tomato, mayo, and mustard (unless otherwise specified)

 

Grilled Chicken Caesar

Tender strips of Chicken Breast, Romaine Lettuce, Tomato, Parmesan cheese, and Caesar dressing in a Flour Tortilla Wrap

 

California Turkey

Sliced Roast Turkey, Avocado spread, Swiss cheese, Lettuce, Tomato, and shaved Red Onion in a Flour Tortilla Wrap

 

Grilled Vegetable

Selection of seasonal vegetables grilled and served with hummus in a Spinach Tortilla Wrap

 

Roast Beef & Brie

Roast Beef, Mushroom Mayo, Lettuce, Tomato and Caramelized Onion in a Tomato Wrap Tortilla Wrap

 

Mexican Fiesta

Guacamole, sliced Roast Turkey, Sour Cream, Salsa, shredded cheese, and Lettuce in a Flour Tortilla Wrap

 

Breaded Eggplant & Swiss

Breaded Eggplant, Swiss cheese, Lettuce, Tomato, and Pesto Mayo wrapped in a Flour Tortilla Wrap

 

Santa Fe

Grilled Chicken, Jalapeno Pepper, Jack cheese, Guacamole, shredded Lettuce, Red Onion, and Green Pepper in a Flour Tortilla Wrap

 

Chicken Salad

Chicken, Lettuce, and Tomato in a Flour Tortilla Wrap

 

Tuna Salad

Tuna Salad, Lettuce, Tomato and Cheddar cheese in a Whole Wheat Tortilla Wrap

 

Egg Salad

Egg Salad, Lettuce, Tomato on a Whole Wheat Tortilla Wrap

 

Ham & Swiss

Ham, Swiss cheese, Lettuce, Tomato, and a pickle on a Whole Wheat Tortilla Wrap

Salads

 

Cobb

Grilled Chicken, Crumbled Bacon, Diced Tomatoes, Eggs, and Honey Baked Ham with Swiss or Blue cheese on a bed of Mixed Greens served with Ranch dressing

 

Chicken Caesar

Romaine Lettuce, Tomato, grated Parmesan cheese with homemade Seasoned Croutons, topped with Grilled Chicken

 

Chef’s Salad

Julienne strips of Turkey, Ham, Beef, Swiss and American cheese with Tomatoes, Hard Cooked Eggs, Cucumbers, and Black Olives served over a bed of Mixed Greens

 

Panzanella Chicken

Grilled Chicken, Grape Tomatoes, Fresh Basil, shaved Red Onions, topped with Homemade Croutons with Balsamic Vinaigrette

 

Antipasto

Julienne strips of Salami, Mortadella, Pepperoni, Pepperoncini’s, black Olives, Red Onions and Green Peppers topped with Garlic Croutons served over a bed of Mixed Greens with Italian dressing

 

Chopped Salad

Mixed Greens topped with Carrots, Celery, Peppers, Tomatoes, Olives, Red Onions, Garbanzo Beans, and Mozzarella cheese served with Raspberry Vinaigrette

 

Mediterranean

Cucumbers, Grilled Grape Tomatoes, Feta cheese, Pepperoncini’s, Red Onion, and Kalamata Olives served with Balsamic Vinaigrette

 

Spinach

Baby Spinach topped with Mandarin Oranges, sliced Strawberries, Seasonal Berries, sliced Mushrooms, and Toasted Almonds served with Raspberry Vinaigrette

Desserts

 

Simply Delicious Sweets Package

  • Brownies

  • Éclairs

  • Kolackys

  • Fruit Tarts

  • Turnovers

  • Cheesecake Bites

  • Rum Balls

  • Assorted Cookies

  • Baklava Squares

  • Petit Fours

  • Napoleons

  • Lemon Squares

  • Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

 

European Assortment Package

  • Caramel Nut Brownies
  • Cherries n' Brandy
  • Chocolate Mousse Cups
  • Key Lime Tarts
  • Mona Lisa
  • Pecan Caramel Squares
  • Cream Puff Swans

 

Also Available (Please call for pricing)

  • Chocolate Fountain
  • Novelty Cakes
  • Birthday Cakes
  • Wedding Cakes
  • Facebook Classic

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