Chef’s Custom Reception Menu

 Appetizers

 -Turkish Lamb Skewers, Cumin Spiced Ground Lamb, with Citrus Mint Yogurt

-Smoked Salmon Baguettes, Marinated Radish, Goat Cheese, Dill

  -Mexican Style Crab Cakes with Chipotle, Cilantro, Avocado Purée

 -White Cheddar Grit Cakes with Sweet Red Pepper and Onion Relish, Arugula

 -Mozzarella Butternut Squash Fritters- Fresh whole milk Mozzarella and Butternut Squash, rolled in a Walnut Breading, Fried and Topped with Spiced Honey

 -International Cheese Display- Artisan Cheeses, Cracker, and Flatbread

 -Artichoke Hearts- Crispy Fried Artichoke Hearts served with a Roasted Garlic Dip,     Parsley and Red Pepper as Garnish

 -Crab and Roasted Sweet Corn Lettuce Wrap Chile Aoli, Mint, and Cilantro

 -Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread Tartlets filled with a Lima Bean Tomato Goat Cheese Salad

-Mini “BLT”- Brioche, Farm Tomato, Pancetta, Chive Aoli

-Sweet Potato Biscuit with Shaved Country Ham and Fresh Peach Chutney

 Stations

Biscuit Bar-Three kinds of Biscuits

~Buttermilk

~Sweet Potato

~White Cheddar and Chive

Meats; Country Ham, Country Fried Steak, Bacon,

 Sliced Beef Tenderloin, Hot Chicken

Jellies; Strawberry, Blackberry and Peach

Butters; Smokey Honey and Herb Goat Cheese

Gravies; Black Pepper and Chocolate

Toppings; Blueberry Sage Compote and Chow Chow

Pimento Cheese and Chicken Salad

 Shrimp and Grits Station- White Cheddar and Garlic Cheese Grits, Shrimp, Tasso Gravy,  White Wine Garlic Butter, Spicy Tomato Butter Sauce. Toppings could be Tomato, Bacon, Scallion, Goat Cheese, Cheddar Cheese

 Old School Mashed Potato Bar - Boursin Mash, Sweet Potato Mash with a Variety of Toppings. Scallions, Cheeses, Bacon, Carmelized Onion, Black Pepper Gravy, Sun Dried Tomato, Candied Pecan, Carmelized Apples etc.

Desserts

 -Cheesecake Lollipops Dipped in White or Dark Chocolate, topped with Crumbles or Sprinkles

 -Mini Gourmet Chefmade Cookies, Assortment of Coconut Cream, Double Chocolate, Snickerdoodle and Oatmeal Raisin

 -Melon Skewers with Watermelon, Honeydew, Cantaloupe, Balsamic Reduction

 - Cream Cheese Brownies

Chefmade fresh food, call us for your custom menu!

 

Who Is Looking Out For You?

Did you know that Al Dente Catering produces fresh, all natural, handmade food for you? We believe it is of the utmost importance to look out for your food. With a passion to create and a commitment to quality we strive to use fresh, seasonal heirloom vegetables and herbs from a family farm in Triune. We also source all of our other products from local merchants who believe in our fresh lifestyle. When you choose Al Dente Catering, you choose the best for yourself, your family, and for your local community. Please look for us at neighborhood markets and catering events.