Let me help you plan your perfect cocktail party! Here are a few menu ideas to get you started. During your free consultation we will also discuss any food allergies or meal preferences. I take great pleasure in customizing the menu in accordance with your taste and dietary requirements. Contact me today to set up your appointment!
Smoked salmon in filo shells $30
Smoked salmon and cucumber with lemon juice and dill in fillo shells. Dairy free. 12 bites per order.
Salmon tartare $30
Sushi grade salmon marinated with lemon, capers and various herbs. Gluten free & dairy free. 12 verrines per order.
Thai fish cakes $24
Spicy south-east Asian morsels, served with a sweet chili dipping sauce. Gluten free & dairy free. 12 bites per order.
Shrimp cocktail $24
Refreshing shrimp served with a handmade cocktail sauce. Gluten free. Dairy free. 12 verrines per order.
Shrimp wrapped in chorizo or pepperoni $30
Shrimp wrapped in thin chorizo or pepperoni slices and baked. Subject to market availability. Gluten free & dairy free. 12 bites per order.
Shrimp with avocado & grapefruit $36
Small bites of avocado and grapefruit topped with a shrimp and served in a verrine. Gluten free & dairy free. 12 verrines per order.
Sardine rillettes with baguette $24
Sardines and cream cheese spread with capers, shallots & lemon juice. Served with baguette slices. 12 bites per order.
Bay scallops Maître Paul $42
Delicate bay scallops lightly sautéd in a white wine & butter sauce Gluten free. 12 bites per order.
Lamb koftas $30
Herbed lamb meatballs served with a spiced yogurt dip. Gluten free. 12 bites per order.
Mediterranean mini peppers $30
Mini sweet bell peppers filled with Italian sausage, cheese and fresh herbs. Gluten free. 12 bites per order.
Salade de gesiers confits $42
Duck gizzard confits served on a mixed green salad with walnuts, cherry tomatoes, small croutons and goat cheese. Gluten free and/or dairy free options available. 12 verrines per order.
Salade de gesiers confits royale $60
Duck gizzard confits served on a mixed green salad with walnuts, cherry tomatoes, small croutons and foie gras. Gluten free option available. 12 verrines per order.
Cream of roquefort with pears & italian ham $42
A combination of ingredients with character often served in the Southwestern part of France. 12 verrines per order.
Caprese skewers $21
Cherry tomatoes, bocconcini mozzarella & fresh basil skewers with a Modena balsamic vinegar dressing. 12 skewers per order.
Mini zucchini frittata $21
The delicate taste of this zucchini frittata is jazzed up with fresh mint and basil. 12 bites per order.
Beet dip in fillo shells $24
Creamy goat cheese & beet dip in a crunchy fillo shell. 12 bites per order.
Sicilian Caponata in filo shells $30
Eggplants, bell peppers, celery and tomatoes gently simmered with tomatoes, capers and olives. Served cold in filo shells. Vegan. 12 bites per order.
Andalusian Gazpacho $24
A cold and refreshing vegetable soup from the south of Spain, packing al the summer flavors - Vegetarian - Dairy free - Gluten free option available.
Mushrom cappuccino $48
A smooth cream of mushroom with a handmade Parmesan crisp. 12 verrines per order.
Caponata tiramisu $48
Eggplants, bell peppers, celery and tomatoes gently simmered with tomatoes, capers and olives. Topped with a dollop of Mascarpone and Parmesan crumble. 12 verrines per order.
Moroccan spiced carrot salad $30
Thin carrots slices gently simmered with oriental spices, walnuts and raisins. Vegan. 12 verrines per order.
Mixed green salad with French vinaigrette $36
Mixed green salad with cherry tomatoes, cucumber and olives with a French vinaigrette. Vegan. 12 verrines per order.
Cheese Platter $120
Selection of three cheeses served with fruits, nuts, fig jam and an assortment of artisan bread & crackers. Vegetarian. Serves 12 people.
Charcuterie platter $120
Selection of three cold cut meats & one pâté served with cornichons, mixed olives, and artisan bread. Serves 12 people.
From the Oven
2" x 2" bite size - 16 bites per order
mushroom & caramelized onion quiche $36
This sophisticated quiche combines caramelized onions, mushroom, lemon zest and thyme. Vegetarian
Spinach and feta quiche $36
The Feta cheese brightens this spinach quiche and gives it a Mediterranean flair. Vegetarian
quiche Lorraine $36
A French classic! The traditional quiche with bacon, cream, nutmeg and cheese!
Smoked salmon & asparagus quiche $44
Smoked salmon shavings, dill and asparagus blend harmoniously in this quiche. Seasonal and depending on fresh asparagus availability. Asparagus may be replaced by leeks.
Bruschetti, Loaves & More
Roasted bell peppers & herbs bruschetta $36
Toasted baguette slices topped with roasted bell peppers marinated in olive oil and herbs. Vegan. 24 bruschetti per order.
Tomato & basil bruschetta $36
The traditional bruschetta topped with tomatoes and fresh basil and seasoned with olive oil. Vegan. 24 bruschetti per order.
Pear, blue cheese & walnut bruschetta $60
Toasted baguette slices topped with blue cheese, pear and walnuts. Vegetarian. 24 bruschetti per order.
Zucchini & goat cheese loaf $18
A vegetarian loaf with fresh thyme giving a summery touch. 12 to 15 slices per order.
Ham & olive loaf $18
A hearty bread loaf to satisfy all big appetites! 12 to 15 slices per order.
gougeres with fresh thyme $48
Puff pastry choux flavored with cheese, nutmeg and fresh thyme. Vegetarian - 24 gougères per order
olive & parmesan madeleines $48
The traditional madeleine revisited in a savory version. Vegetarian. 45 madeleines per order
A Touch of Cream
crème brûlée vanille $24
A rich vanilla custard base topped with a layer of caramelized sugar. Gluten free. 12 ramequins per order.
spiced crème brûlée $30
A rich vanilla custard base infused with cardamon, cloves, cinnamon & lemon zest, topped with a layer of caramelized sugar. Gluten free. 12 ramequins per order.
chocolate ganache tartlet $40
A decadent filling made of heavy cream and dark chocolate with a hint of cinnamon, on a flour, nuts and butter crust. Gluten free option available. 12 tartlets per order.
Cream puff with vanilla custard $24
A classic "petit choux" delicately filled with a handmade vanilla custard. 12 cream puffs per order.
A little "pick me up” made of ladyfingers dipped in coffee, layered with whipped mascarpone and flavored with cocoa. 12 verrines per order.
A Hint of Fruit
Berries fruit salad $24
Summer berries with lemon juice and refreshing mint leaves. Vegan. Gluten free. 12 verrines per order.
raspberry mousse $30
Whipped cream and a handmade raspberry coulis turned into a smooth and airy summer mousse. Gluten free. 12 verrines per order.
Raspberry tartlet $40
Fresh raspberries and almond cream on an almond, flour and butter crust. Gluten free option available. 12 tartlets per order.
Apple tarte tatin in a verrine $40
The classic Tatin deconstructed in a verrine! Caramelized apples, cookie crumbles and whipped cream. 12 verrines per order.
Roasted spiced pineapples $40
Pineapple chunks roasted in butter and spices, topped with mascarpone & speculos crumble. 12 verrines per order.
Terms & Conditions
- Minneapolis sales tax: 8.025% on food only
- Minimum food order for cocktail party: $350
- Orders must be placed at least 10 days before the event.
- A deposit of 50% of your total order is requested at the time of placing the order.
- Full payment of your final invoice is due within 7 days of the event date.
- Cancellations made 10 days or more before the event date will receive a 100% refund.
- Cancellations made 5 days before the event date will incur a 50% fee.
- Cancellations made within 5 days of the event date are non-refundable.