Catering a private party in someone’s home or business is very rewarding. The intimacy allows you to create an experience that a restaurant can never achieve
 
 

Cocktail party menu

This menu is ideal for informal yet sophisticated events with guests free to socialize while experiencing a broad range of flavours. If more substantial dining is required, this menu can be used in conjunction with our something substantial menu.

Please take the items on this list as a sample of our work only, contact us for our seasonal recommendations

Cold

Chicken Waldorf sandwich ‘Harry’s Bar’ style

Soft fetta, minted peas and jamon tartlet

Fresh and smoked salmon brandade, Irish soda bread

Cucumber and chive crème fraiche finger sandwich

Sweet red onion and grilled brie tartlet, mustard cress

Gympie Farm goat’s curd, pickled beetroot, rye croute

Seared beef ‘tonnato’, baby capers, parsley

Chive and enoki mushroom tarts

Manchego crisp, jamon, grapes

Laphroaig cured ocean trout, honey mustard dressing, blinis

Duck rillettes, grilled sourdough, cornichon

Freshly shucked Pacific oyster, seaweed salad, ponzu dressing

Japanese style chilli prawns, wasabi

Smoked salmon, caraway scones, crème fraiche, caviar

$4.00

Mini baguette of shaved leg ham, caramelised onions, brie

Spanner crab rolls, mayonnaise

$5.50

 

Hot

Gougere – choux pastry puffs with gruyere and mustard

Olivada and slow roasted tomato bruschetta, basil labneh

Onion and rosemary tart

Chorizo and marinated feta on catalan toast

Lentil patty, roasted capsicum chutney

Chicken skewer with lemon, ginger and honey

Seared smoked mozzarella, baby fig and Paroo honey

Roasted scallops, seaweed persillade, ponzu

Beef empanadas, romesco

Italian sausage and fennel tarts with quails eggs

Hanoi pork and crab spring rolls, hot mint, iceberg

Pissaladiere of roasted capsicum, olives and white anchovies

Prawn cutlets, crumbed and pan fried, tartare sauce

$4.00

Mini chorizo hotdog, chimichurri

Salmon and spanner crab cakes, sriracha

Beef and Guinness pie

Baby chicken schnitzel, rocket and mayo roll

Chicken and eggplant pie

‘Spotted pig’ burger, cheese, bacon, mini sesame bun

Croque Monsieur

Field mushroom slider, herb butter

$5.50

 

Dessert

Chocolate and hazelnut tart

Strawberry and vanilla cheesecake

Meringue with raspberries and lemon curd

Crème brulee tartlet, crushed raspberries

Chocolate, berry and almond crumble

Irish whiskey mousse with baileys cream

$3.75

Suggested quantities

1 hour cocktail party, 6 canapés

2 hour cocktail party, 8 canapés

3 hour cocktail party, 10 canapés

4 hour cocktail party, 11 canapés plus 2 substantial

5 hour cocktail party, 13 canapés plus 2 substantial