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De’lish Substantial Cocktail Party Ideas

With menus from this range we recommend you have one of our staff come and help with the last minute preparation that many of these items require

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The menus below show what we have on offer but we are very happy to customise a menu to suit your specific needs
Dietary codes gf gluten free, v vegetarian

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Delish Substantial Cocktail Menu 1

           Cold finger food

  Mini open sandwiches with
     - Poached chicken breast with roasted walnuts, celery, house-made
         mayonnaise and watercress
v      - Pesto, ricotta & cherry tomato salsa 
   
  Mini Tartlets with
v      - Marinated feta, pesto & semi dried cherry tomatoes
       - Brilliant foods smoked trout with herbed cream garnished with chives
   
  Assorted  nori rolls served with a soy and mirin dipping sauce
     - Salmon & avocado
v      - Teriyaki chicken
       - Cucumber & avocado 
   
gf Wagyu beef with roasted capsicum and mustard cream on bamboo skewers 

           Cold finger food

           Hot finger food

  Mini lamb & rosemary sausage rolls served with a tomato & apple chutney
   
v Mini corn fritters with herbed cream 
   
  Espresso cups of soup (choose one):
     - Tomato & sumac Or
v      - Cream of cauliflower with white truffle oil
   
  Hoi sin chicken skewers
   
  BBQ lemongrass & lime marinated prawns
 

Food cost per person: $39.00
Costings based on a minimum of 30 guests
We are happy to cater for smaller groups, please contact us for a customised quote

           Hot finger food
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Delish Substantial Cocktail Menu 2

            Cold finger food

  Sourdough croutons with:
v      - Woodside goat’s curd and slow roasted Vinacotta eschallots & thyme
       - Smoked ocean trout rillettes with chives
   
  Soy chicken salad with crispy noodles presented on Chinese spoons with a shallot & ginger dressing
   
  Mini open sandwiches with crab in a lemon dressing & chives
   
gf Wagyu beef with roasted capsicum and mustard cream on bamboo skewers 
   
gf Oysters with preserved lemon or Tetsuya’s dressing served with bamboo forks
  Optional Extra - serve with ocean trout caviar 

            Cold finger food

            Hot finger food

  Assorted quiche (choice of two) Seasonal flavours include:
  Lorraine
v      - Roasted red capsicum, pesto & ricotta 
v      - Roasted pumpkin & feta
v      - Creamed leek & chive
v      - Roast tomato & gruyere
   
  Pork & shallot dumplings
Served with a sesame & soy dipping sauce
   
gf Lamb kofta meat balls served with a yoghurt, cumin & mint dipping sauce
   
v Mini zucchini and feta fritters served with Hanks chilli jam 
   
  Chorizo croquettes served with Aioli 
 

Food cost per person: $42.00
Costings based on a minimum of 30 guests
We are happy to cater for smaller groups, please contact us for a customised quote

            Hot finger food
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Delish Substantial Cocktail Menu 3

            Cold finger food

  Ribbon sandwiches with:
     - Poached chicken breast with roasted walnuts, celery, house-made
        mayonnaise and watercress
v      - Roasted capsicum, eggplant, ricotta, pesto and baby spinach 
       - Ham, Watsonia cheddar, tomato and capsicum relish
     - Smoked salmon with horseradish cream, capers, red onion and
       cucumber
   
gf Wagyu beef with roasted capsicum and mustard cream on bamboo skewers
   
  Sourdough croutons with:
v      - Babaganoush & pomegranate 
v      - Ricotta with a roasted capsicum salsa 
   
gf Fresh tiger prawns in a herb & lemon dressing

            Cold finger food

            Hot finger food

  Peking duck pancakes
   
gf Mini lamb and eggplant meatballs served with tzatziki dipping sauce
   
v Mini tartlets with Woodside goats curd, roasted Vinacotta eschallots & thyme 
   
gf v Mushroom risotto cakes with truffle oil 
   
v Mini zucchini & feta fritters served with Hank’s chilli jam 

            Sweets

gf v Mini meringues with mascarpone & raspberries
   
gf Mini shot glasses with chocolate mousse & Valhrone chocolate pearls
served with wooden teaspoons
 

Food cost per person: $45.00
Costings based on a minimum of 30 guests
We are happy to cater for smaller groups, please contact us for a customised quote

            Sweets
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Delish Substantial Cocktail Menu 4

            Cold finger food

  Lavoche pinwheels with smoked salmon, horseradish cream and chives
Optional Extra - serve with Avruga caviar garnish
   
  Select one of the following:
       - Ciabiatta croutons with rare beef, topped with a black olive and 
       caper salsa
     - Char grilled Wagyu beef with black bean dressing presented in oil
       dishes with wooden chopsticks
   
v Char grilled asparagus & prosciutto 
   
  Soy chicken with crispy noodles presented on Chinese spoons with a shallot & ginger dressing
   
gf Skewered tiger prawns served with a lime & dill dipping sauce

            Cold finger food

            Hot finger food

  Peking duck pancakes
   
  Mini shepherd’s pie tartlets
   
v Mini corn fritters served with herbed cream 
   
  Chicken, basil & ricotta balls served with capsicum dipping sauce 
   
gf Thai fish cakes served with a sweet chilli & coriander dipping sauce
   
gf Parmesan and prosciutto risotto balls
 

Food cost per person: $48.00
Costings based on a minimum of 30 guests
We are happy to cater for smaller groups, please contact us for a customised quote

            Hot finger food
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Delish Substantial Cocktail Menu 5

           Cold finger food

  Brilliant foods smoked trout with shaved fennel in a lemon & chive dressing on Chinese spoons
   
  Sourdough croutons with:
v      - Ricotta with a roasted capsicum salsa 
       - Smoked ocean trout rillette & chives
   
  Char grilled Wagyu beef with black bean dressing presented in oil dishes with wooden chopsticks,
   
gf Char grilled asparagus & prosciutto 
   
  Mini pastry cases with:
v      - Marinated feta, pesto & semi dried cherry tomatoes 
   
  Peking duck & noodle salad presented in bamboo boats with bamboo forks

           Cold finger food

           Hot finger food

  Scallops with chilli, ginger & shallot dressing presented on Chinese spoons 
   
gf Mini lamb & eggplant meatballs served with tzatziki dipping sauce
   
gf Parmesan & proscuitto risotto balls with Aioli
   
  Mini shepherd’s pie tartlets
   
  Asian dumplings with (choose one):
       - Pork & shallot, Chicken & shitake
       - Duck & plum, Wagyu beef & chilli
v      - Vegetable & tofu
       Presented on mini dishes with a sesame and soy sauce
   
  BBQ Lemongrass & lime marinated prawns
 

Food cost per person: $54.00
Costings based on a minimum of 30 guests
We are happy to cater for smaller groups, please contact us for a customised quote

           Hot finger food
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Optional Items

           BBQ Items

  BBQ Prawns with lemongrass & lime marinade $4.00

Chicken skewers with Hoi sin or Tandoori marinade $2.60

BBQ Lamb cutlets with chermoula marinade $6.00
   
gf BBQ Quail supremes with a rosemary & lemon marinade $4.00

           Sweets

v Mini bravo cones filled with gelato and dipped in chocolate (60 for $80.00)
   
v Shot glasses with chocolate mousse & Valhrone dark chocolate crunchy pearls $3.50
   
gf v Shot glasses with marinated berries and Persian Fairy floss $3.50
   
v Mini tartlets with mascarpone cream & lemon curd $3.50
   
gf Meringue nests filled with mascarpone cream and raspberries $3.50
   
v Ice cream petite fours
   
v Mini macaroons – Berry, lemon, passionfruit, vanilla and salted caramel (Min order 20 per flavour) $3.00
   
v Bite size chocolate & raspberry brownie $2.00

           Cheese Platter

  A selection of Australian farmhouse and imported European cheese served with crackers, fig and quince compote & fruit garnish.

           Optional Drinks

  Lime grove lime cordial with fresh lemon, lime & mint $25.00 per bottle
with garnish

Peach of the vine nectar for pink champagne cocktails $24.00 per bottle

Hibiscus flowers for champagne cocktails

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Terms and Conditions

Confirmation of menus and guest numbers

Final menu needs to be confirmed seven days prior to the function. Guest numbers need to be confirmed four working days prior to the function, after that De’lish cannot accept a decrease in numbers but will accommodate small increases where possible.

For orders over $500.00 we require a 25% non refundable deposit.

Payment & Conditions

We require full payment for your function four working days before the function. Payment can be made by cash, Mastercard or Visa, EFT.

Cancellation Fee

Functions cancelled with more than four working days notice incur the loss of the deposit. Functions cancelled with less than four working days notice are charged at the full rate.

Substitutions

Any substitutions required for any of the listed items will be of equal or greater value.

GST

All our prices are inclusive of GST.
Prices & seasonal produce subject to change without notice.

Privacy

De’lish respects your privacy. All information given is treated as highly confidential & is not sold or swapped with any other organisation.

Extras De'lish can help you with

Delivery

De’lish delivery charges start at $50.00 & are location dependant.

Staff

De’lish can provide professional agency wait staff and chefs for you. Just request a quote for staff with your enquiry.

Advice on hire of crockery, glassware and tables

De’lish recommends Partytime Hire at Chatswood (02 9417 7477).
www.partytime.com.au

We are happy to advise you of the items you will require to cater for your guests taking into account what you have available at the site of your function.

We would advise that you book your hire equipment directly and check off your hire equipment when it arrives.

Other local services we recommend

Special Cakes: Kiss Me Cake, Middle Cove (02) 9967 9730
www.kissmecake.com.au

Florist: Sweet Violets, Lindfield (02) 9416 2572
www.sweetvioletslindfield.com.au

Stylists: Lynne Bradley
Email: mlbrad@bigpond.net.au

Wendy Dreyfuss
Email: dreyfus@pobox.com

Photography: Most of the beautiful photographs on our website were taken by Benito Martin
Mobile: 0434 350 946
Email: benitomartin@me.com

Our website built by Catherine at Cobalt Creative - Thank You Catherine!
www.cobaltcreative.com.au

De'lish Store Location

Ph: 02 9416 5916

340 Pacific Hwy,
Lindfield NSW 2070

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De'lish Store - Opening Hours

Monday to Friday - 9.30am to 6pm
Saturday - 9am to 6pm
Sunday - 9am to 2pm

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News

We will be open on Australia day, but only from 9-1. Normal trading hours resume January 27th.