Catering

Thinking of having a party? Does the task seem overwhelming? Do you find yourself worrying over what appetizers to serve, desserts to make, or even what dinners to cook for close friends? Sit back as I help you plan your party. Choose from a variety of appetizers and desserts to make your evening stress free.

Samples of appetizers:

Perhaps you are part of a business where you order in lunches or maybe you like to have a small group of friends over for dinner and you would like to order in. Desserts by Michelle can help – review my catering menu below, or click here to download it. [43.1Kb PDF]

Catering Menu

SALADS

Each salad serves 10-12 people
Sunshine Salad
$25
A colourful salad made of mixed greens, mandarin oranges, red onions, dried cranberries, almonds and a poppy seed honey dressing.
Greek Salad
$25
Feta cheese, black olives, red onions, and cucumbers mixed with crispy romaine and tossed with a oil and vinegar dressing.
Garden Salad
$20
Greens served with a mixture of tomatoes, cucumbers, sliced peppers, and your choice of dressing.
Caesar Salad
$22
Crisp romaine, bacon, croutons, and parmesan cheese tossed in a creamy Caesar dressing.
Taco Salad
$28
A twist to the traditional green salad – tortilla chips, ground beef, tomatoes, salsa, and cheddar cheese combined and served with sour cream on the side.

BOXED LUNCHES

Each selection is served in an easy "to go" box and contains carrots, celery, olive, pickle, and a mini dessert. Add a drink for $.50.
Egg Salad
$11
Creamy egg salad served on your choice of rye, whole wheat, or 12 grain bread or served in a wrap.
Submarine
$11
Fresh sub bun loaded with turkey, salami, roast beef, lettuce, tomatoes, and cheese with a mustard mayo dressing.
Chicken Caesar Wrap
$11
Tender slices of chicken, cheddar cheese, crisp romaine, bacon and a creamy dressing rolled into a tortilla wrap.
Veggie Wrap
$11
Crisp fresh strips of red and yellow peppers, red onion, cucumbers, cheese and a red pepper spread rolled into a tortilla wrap.

PLATTERS

Fruit Platter
$35
An assortment of seasonal fruits, grapes, and melons served with a dip.
Vegetable Platter
$30
Assorted raw vegetables served with a ranch dressing.
Cheese Platter
$40
An assortment of cheeses and crackers.
Mixed Sandwich Platter
To order
A platter mixed with egg salad, chicken salad, roast beef with cheddar and horseradish aioli, and ham & Swiss sandwiches. $8.50/person (under 10 persons), $7.50/person (10+ persons).
Party Tea Sandwiches
$6.50/person
Dainty tea sandwiches: a mixture of egg salad; chicken salad; cucumber, mint, ham and cheese make this an elegant platter.
Wrap Platter
$6.50/person
A mixture of veggie, chicken caesar, and assorted deli wraps.

GRILLED PANINI SANDWICHES

Turkey
$8.99/person (min. 6)
Turkey, cream cheese, red onion, and cranberry sauce.
Ham
$8.99/person (min. 6)
Ham, Swiss cheese, and tomato.
Chicken Pesto
$8.99/person (min. 6)
Chicken, pesto, sun-dried tomatoes, and provolone cheese.
Prosciutto
$8.99/person (min. 6)
Prosciutto, mozzarella, tomato, and basil.
Roast Beef
$8.99/person (min. 6)
Roast beef, boursin, and red onion.
Vegetables
$8.99/person (min. 6)
Sauteed mixed vegetables
Tofu
$8.99/person (min. 6)
Marinated tofu, mushroom, and roasted red pepper.
Sharing Italian Sandwich
$25
A grilled foccacia loaf loaded with slices of smoked turkey, provolone cheese, bacon, egg crepes and pesto sauce. Serves 4-5 people.
Sharing Tuna Foccacia
$25
Tuna, mayonnaise, lettuce, and provolone cheese fill this grilled loaf. Serves 4-5 people.
Sharing Roasted Red Pepper and Goat Cheese
$25
Roasted red peppers, creamy goat cheese, fresh basil leaves and red onion on fresh ciabatta bread make this a great vegetarian choice. Serves 4-5 people.

HOT SELECTIONS

Chicken Fingers
To order
Panko breaded chicken fingers served with plum sauce and peanut sauce. 5 pieces per person, min. 10 servings.
Mexican Chicken Skillet Platter
To order
Chicken breasts sautéed and served in a mixed peppers and corn sauce. Served with your choice of fresh bread or garlic bread. Serves 10-12 people.
Chicken Enchillada Platter
To order
Tortilla wraps filled with sliced chicken, cream cheese, salsa, green onions, baked and smothered with cheddar cheese. Sour cream served on the side. Serves 10-12 people.
Nasi Goreng Platter
To order
An Indonesian dish made of white long grain rice, pork, celery, mixed vegetables and sambal oelek – a slightly spicy dish. Served with fresh bread. Serves 10-12 people.
Tortellini with Roasted red Pepper Sauce
To order
Your choice of meat or cheese tortellini served in a roasted red pepper sauce. Served with fresh bread or garlic bread. Serves 10-12 people.
Roasted Potatoes
To order
Olive oil drizzled potatoes sprinkled wiht rosemary, pepper, and parsley. Serves 10-12 people.
Grilled Ratatouille
To order
Grilled red peppers, onion, zucchini, eggplant, tomatoes, garlic, and portobello mushrooms tossed with parmesan cheese. Serves 10-12 people.

SWEET DELIGHTS

Don't forget to check out our dessert menu!
Cookie Platter
$25 30 pcs/$45 60 pcs
A tray of decadent homemade cookies: Madeleine, white chocolate apricot, white chocolate macadamia, apple oatmeal, meringue, and more...
Gourmet Mini Pastry Platter
$30 15 pcs/$55 30 pcs
An assortment of individual desserts may include mini cheesecakes, brownies, carrot cake, phyllo tarts with fruit, tarts with lemon curd and fruit, Dutch boeterkoek, and many more choices...
Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Platters
Pricing available on request
Delicious strawberries dipped in a rich, dark chocolate.

A few of my most memorable catering experiences include

Draw from my experience as we work on your special party while you enjoy your afternoon or evening with your friends.