Fall-Winter Menu

Invite the cozy flavours of the season to your special event. Feast your eyes on our fall/winter canapés, platters and buffets and get in touch!  Getting married? We love weddings, send us an email and we’ll talk details. Overwhelmed by holiday cooking?  Got you covered!  Private in-home dinners are a great option for a more intimate dinner party, and multi-course dinner menus and wine pairings are available upon request check out the Chef’s Table page for details.  Corporate breakfast and lunch menus are also below.

Orders over $200 are delivered at no charge in the Greater Victoria Area. We deliver orders under $200 to Greater Victoria Area for $15.  Please place your order at least one week in advance.

Canapés


prices by the dozen, minimum order of 2 dozen per selection please

Vegan

  • Caponata Stuffed Cremini Mushrooms, peppers, eggplant, zucchini, tomato, pine nuts, capers (GS) $26
  • Corn and Pepper Fritters with cashew crema (GS) $26
  • Mushroom “Meatballs”, tomato and basil (GS, contains nuts) $26
  • Crostini, spicy white bean hummus, confit garlic, fresh herbs $25

Vegetarian

  • Roasted Yam Round, tomato jam and cambozola cheese, (GS) $26
  • Butternut Squash, Apple, Sage and Goat Cheese Crostini, $25
  • Truffled Mushroom Tartlet, $25
  • Spanakopita, spinach, dill, caramelized onion, goat feta $26

 

Seafood

  • Potato Latke with Smoked Salmon, Cream Cheese, Capers and Preserved Lemon, (GS) $28
  • Albacore Tuna Poke on Crispy Rice with spicy mayo and cucumber salad, (GS, DS) $28
  • Local Side Striped Shrimp Salad Profiteroles $30
  • Winter Nicoise Endive Spear, smoked albacore tuna, roasted tomato, bacon, tapenade, marinated white beans (GS, DS) $30

 

Meat

  • Beef Tartare on crispy root chips (GS, DS) $30
  • BLT Eclairs, with winter herb aioli and local thick cut bacon $26
  • Moroccan Apricot and Honey Glazed Chicken Brochettes (GS, DS) $26
  • Tourtiere Sausage Rolls with house ketchup $26
  • Duck & Tamago Roll-ups, house made hoisin, green onion, micro greens, (GS, DS) $30

 

Sweets

  • Bittersweet Chocolate “Fruit & Nut” (GS, DS) $26
  • Lemon Tartlet $26
  • Chocolate, Caramel and Hazelnut Pavlova (GS) $24
  • Pumpkin Tartlet $26
  • Gingersnap, labneh, honey, seasonal fruit $26

 

*GS *DS = gluten sensitive, dairy sensitive. Although our gluten and dairy sensitive meals are not made with any ingredients that contain gluten, we do use ingredients that contain gluten and dairy regularly in our kitchen.

Platters


feed 25-30 people

  • Breads & Spreads $65
    assorted artisanal breads, hummus, beet and yogurt dip, babaganoush
  • Cheese Platter $200
    assorted premium cheeses, preserves, gluten free crackers
  • Cheese and Antipasto Platter $225
    assorted premium cheeses, Whole Beast cured meats, pickles, condiments and gluten free crackers
  • Fruit Platter $85
  • Vegetables and Dip $85 (GS)
  • Bagel & Lox Platter $125,
  • Mount Royal bagels, cream cheese, lox, pickles, capers, radishes, greens, avocado
  • Roasted Vegetable Platter $75
    assorted seasonal vegetables with fresh herb pesto (GS)
  • Baked Goods Platter $65
    assorted baking all made on site, may include but not limited to muffins, carrot cake, cinnamon cardamom buns, scones, banana bread
  • Savoury Baking Platter $150
    may include but not limited to sausage rolls, scones, pinwheels and tarts
  • Assorted Sweets Platter $65
    may include but not limited to cookies, bars, truffles, loaves, brownies
  • Traditional Jewish Baking Platter $125
    includes mandelbrot, rugelach, apple cake and chocolate babka

 

Buffets

Prices are for food delivered hot and do not include staff, any necessary rentals, GST or gratuity. Minimum of 12 people.

 

Vegan Feast

$45/pp

  • Tuscan Style Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms
  • Warm Cannellini Bean Salad, wilted greens, fresh herbs, roasted tomatoes, olives, capers,
  • Roasted Seasonal Vegetables, basil puree
  • Bitter Greens Salad, apples, shaved fennel, pickled shallots, almonds,
  • House Made Focaccia, tapenade, romesco, white bean hummus
  • Assorted House Made Vegan Sweets

Classic Holiday Buffet

$50/pp

  • Brined and Roasted Turkey
  • Scalloped Potatoes
  • Bread Stuffing, bacon, celery, herb de provence
  • Maple Roasted Seasonal Vegetables
  • Creamed Greens
  • Gravy & House Made Cranberry
  • Bread & Butter
  • Assorted Seasonal Tarts and Squares

 

French Canadian Holiday Buffet

$40/pp

  • House Made Tourtière
  • House Made Ketchup
  • Maple Roasted Root Vegetables
  • Roasted Potato “Poutine”, nugget potatoes, gravy, cheese curds
  • Green Salad, roasted pears, roasted shallots, candied walnuts
  • Fresh Bread and Québécois cheese
  • Tarte au Sucre

 

Lamb Buffet

$55/pp

  • Red Wine Braised Lamb Shanks
  • Garlic Mashed Potatoes
  • Roasted Winter Vegetables
  • Braised French Lentils, sage, shallots, capers, bacon
  • Green Salad
  • Red Wine Sauce
  • Fol Epi Bread & Butter
  • Assorted House Made Sweets

 

Moroccan Chicken Buffet

$40/pp

  • Moroccan Chicken, sun dried apricot, cinnamon, honey
  • Couscous
  • Braised Seasonal Greens
  • Roasted Winter Vegetables
  • Roasted Eggplant Salad, greens, pomegranate, tahini dressing
  • Fol Epi Bread & Butter
  • Assorted House Made Sweets

 

Taco Table

$35/pp

 

  • White Corn Tortillas
  • Choice of Pork Carnitas or Pulled Chicken (add seafood ceviche $5/pp)
  • Refried Beans
  • Cilantro Lime Rice Salad
  • Corn and Bean Salad
  • Roasted Bell Peppers
  • Guacamole
  • House Made Salsas, roasted tomato, tomatillo chipotle, queso,

 

Build Your Own Buffet

includes bread and butter

Proteins

  • AAA NY Strip loin $20/pp
    with compound butter and red wine sauce
  • Portuguese Style Chicken $15/pp
    butterflied and marinated with smoked paprika, garlic, honey and lemon zest
  • Leg of Lamb $20/pp
    herb and lemon rubbed
  • Brochettes $15/pp
    lamb, beef, chicken, shrimp, nabulsi and seasonal vegetables
  • Herb Buttered Salmon $15/pp
  • Meat Balls in Tomato Sauce $12/pp
    beef and pork with Romano cheese and fresh herbs

 

Salads $4/pp

  • Bread & Butter “Green Salad”, assorted seasonal green vegetables with basil pesto and Parmesan
  • Potato Salad, peas, hardboiled egg and fresh herbs
  • Tabouleh Salad, couscous or quinoa with tomato, cucumber, onions and fresh herbs
  • Spinach Salad, oven roasted shallots, smoked tomatoes, appenzellar cheese and maple vinaigrette

Sides

  • Herb and Preserved Lemon Roasted Potatoes $4/pp
  • Maple Roasted Seasonal Vegetables $6/pp
  • Potato Rosti $3/pp
  • Potato Knish $3/pp
  • Warm Lentil Salad $4/pp
  • with bacon, shallots and sage
  • Mac & Cheese $6/pp
    with peas, bacon and roasted cauliflower
  • Veggie Brochettes $7/pp
    assorted seasonal vegetables, add nabulsi $2/pp
  • Crispy Polenta $4/pp
    with cheese and herbs

 

Holiday Items and Treats

 

  • Tourtière with house ketchup (feeds 6-8 people) $40
  • Boned and stuffed chicken with gravy (feeds 6) $60

 

Pies

all pastries are made in house, with love and 100% butter

(feed 6-8 people) $40 each

  • Sugar pie
  • Pecan pie
  • Pumpkin pie
  • Pear Tatin
  • Bourbon Chocolate Ganache Tart
  • Seasonal Fruit Galette

 

Cookies

$24/dz

  • Chewy Ginger
  • Chocolate Chunk
  • Oatmeal Raisin
  • Shortbread

 

Traditional Jewish Baking Platter

$125

  • Includes mandelbrot, rugelach, apple cake and chocolate babka

 

Corporate Events

Breakfast

  • Continental- includes assorted sweet and savoury baked goods and fresh fruit $10/pp (minimum 10 people)
  • Breakfast Sandwiches $10/pp (minimum 10, please choose up to two options below)

Free range eggs, Whole Beast ham and smoked cheddar cheese, with fresh herb aioli and sauteed spinach
Free range eggs, Red Barn bacon, caramelized onions, mushrooms and Appenzeller cheese
Free range eggs, sauteed spinach, artichoke hearts, caramelized onions, brie and sun dried tomato pesto
Free range eggs, roasted yams, peppers, tomato jam and spiced Gouda

  • Add fresh fruit for $4/pp
  • Fair Trade Coffee and Tea $5/pp
  • An assortment of cookies, loaves and bars with fresh fruit $6/pp (minimum 15 people)

 

Lunch

  • Quiche or Fritata $8/pp (minimum 8 people)

Sun dried tomato, artichoke hearts, caramelized onions and goat cheese
Assorted mushrooms, caramelized onions and Parmesan cheese
Chicken, spinach, feta, sun dried tomato
Kale and Bacon with Parmesan cheese

  • Sandwiches- $12/pp (minimum 10, please choose a selection of no more than 2)

*any of these sandwiches can be made gluten free by turning them into salads
Pear and brie with caramelized onions, basil puree and greens
Roasted cauliflower with curried hummus, roasted tomatoes. spiced Gouda and greens
Fresh veggie with hummus, cheese, yogurt sauce and greens
Pork roast with onion jam, roasted apples and brie
Chicken and bacon with fresh herb aioli, avocado, greens and smoked cheddar
Bahn Mi with terrine, peanut sauce, sesame aioli, pickled veg and cilantro
Sesame ginger chicken salad sandwich with greens and pickled veg

  • Burritos, with all the fixings $10/ea (minimum 10)

Pork carnitas
Free range egg
Roasted yam

  • Hand Pies (minimum 15)

Spinach and Feta $9
Chicken and Vegetable $9

  • Beef and Spinach or Vegetarian Lasagna $10/pp (minimum 10 people)
  • Meat or Vegetarian Chili with Garlic Bread $9/pp (minimum 10 people)

 

  • Add side salad or soup $4/pp
  • Assorted sweets $5/pp minimum 10 people
  • Cookies $24/dz

Platters


feed 25-30 people

  • Breads & Spreads $65
    assorted artisanal breads, hummus, beet and yogurt dip, babaganoush
  • Cheese Platter $200
    assorted premium cheeses, preserves, gluten free crackers
  • Cheese and Antipasto Platter $225
    assorted premium cheeses, Whole Beast cured meats, pickles, condiments and gluten free crackers
  • Fruit Platter $85
  • Vegetables and Dip $85 (GS)
  • Bagel & Lox Platter $125,
  • Mount Royal bagels, cream cheese, lox, pickles, capers, radishes, greens, avocado
  • Roasted Vegetable Platter $75
    assorted seasonal vegetables with fresh herb pesto (GS)
  • Baked Goods Platter $65
    assorted baking all made on site, may include but not limited to muffins, carrot cake, cinnamon cardamom buns, scones, banana bread
  • Savoury Baking Platter $150
    may include but not limited to sausage rolls, scones, pinwheels and tarts
  • Assorted Sweets Platter $65
    may include but not limited to cookies, bars, truffles, loaves, brownies
  • Traditional Jewish Baking Platter $125
    includes mandelbrot, rugelach, apple cake and chocolate babka

*GS = gluten sensitive. Although our gluten sensitive meals are not made with any ingredients that contain gluten, we do use ingredients that contain gluten in our kitchen.