Holiday Catering in Toronto
We offer beautiful fully prepared holiday dinners, from the turkey to the sweets. The holidays are about family – focus on them and we will do the cooking!
*There are only a few selected items listed here. For our complete menu options please contact us.
FREE RANGE TURKEY
Whole and stuffed for home carving or Balentined and stuffed
Classic Sage, Butter and Bread Dressing
Served with Homemade Gravy and Real Cranberry Sauce
LAMB LEG BONE OUT
Roasted in Greek Style with rosemary, lemon and garlic
Served ‘Au Jus’ and a Fresh Mint Sauce (or Jelly)
CHRISTMAS HAM BONE OUT
Dijon mustard, maple syrup and rosemary glaze
STANDING PRIME RIB ROAST
Cooked to your temperature
Carved by Saucy or at home
Served ‘Au Jus’ or with Gravy and Horseradish
CANDIED SWEET POTATO
Kale, butter beans, corn and squash
parsnips, squash, brussel sprouts, and rutabaga
are our specialty with lots of cream and butter and a little bit of roasted garlic
ROASTED ROSEMARY BABY FINGERLING POTATOES
FRENCH GARLIC GREEN BEANS
Fabulous variety of greens including baby arugula, endive, romaine hearts, watercress and spinach goat cheese, dried cranberries toasted pumpkin seeds and a pink grapefruit vinaigrette.
POPOVERS OR BUTTERMILK ROLLS
Pear, Apple, Pumpkin or Pecan Pie
*Dinners include all sides
Perfect for cocktail parties, black-tie galas, networking events, or simply getting your party started. Our tantalizing appetizers will set the tone for your memorable night!
Sashimi grade tuna, marinated in soya and sesame seed oil, with fresh avocado on crispy panko crusted rice cakes, scallion & ginger dressing, served with a dollop of spicy mayo.
OH LA LA FOIE GRAS
Tandoori Dusted Canadian “A” foie gras pan seared, and served on a crispy spiced toast, finished with fresh mango chutney.
SPICED PATO CONFIT
‘Pato’ Spanish for Duck is roasted confit style with fresh blackberries, Port, Malbec, and infused with a ginger and sorrel reduction. These delectable bites are served in a Chinese spoon, with a sweet potato puree.
‘Lindo’ Spanish for Cute, these house made Mini Corn Tortillas are filled with slow braised Canadian beef short ribs, and served with a touch of tomatillo salsa verde, avocado and fresh crema.
DECONSTRUCTED MEXICAN GRILLED CORN
Fresh Ontario Roasted Corn on the cob, tossed with cilantro, coconut oil, sea salt and tajin spiced, served with lime juice and Cotillo cheese crumbs.
BANH MI SLIDERS
Chinese style BBQ duck with ginger and Thai basil, spiked with green onion, and crispy pork belly crisps, served on a mini coconut slider style bun.
OYSTER SHOOTER AGUACHILE
Freshly shucked seasonal Canadian oysters in a cucumber juice shooter, spiked with green chilies, lime juice, and cilantro.
TANDOORI GRILLED SALMON
Inspired by Southern India, fresh Canadian Salmon is covered with our in-house tandoori spice, and then topped with a creamy coconut curry hollandaise sauce, served on bite sized mini papadum crackers.
Creamy Caribbean Island Pumpkin soup, meets traditional seafood bisque, in this flavourful shooter spiked with cognac, and garnished with grilled shrimp.
HAIL KING CAESAR BITES
Traditional Caesar salad gets the royal treatment with Alaskan crab meat, Pork belly Chicharrón croutons, and house shaved asiago cheese.
CAPRESE TWIST UP
Fresh Canadian buffalo mozzarella layered with local Ontario pickled yellow and red beets, vine ripened tomatoes, fresh basil, organic extra virgin olive oil, and a balsamic reduction.
Freshly grilled lamb chop cut from the rack and seasoned with in-house Saucy Spices, served with pink guava, chillies, and an agave mint glaze.
Fresh sushi quality pink tuna and sweet wild mini baby scallops are marinated in pink grapefruit and lime juice, chilies, avocado, cilantro and fresh mango, served on a house made mini tostada.
ASIAN STYLE CHICKEN MISHKAKI
Grilled lemon grass infused chicken thighs on a sugar cane skewer, basted and served with a ginger, cardamom and demerara cane sugar tamarind dipping sauce.
Fresh steamed stone crab tacos, served on a corn tortilla with avocado, mango, and a fiery serrano chilli salsa.
Grilled Jumbo shrimp spiced with our in-house Mexican spice mixture, served on a tasting spoon or on a crunchy mini tostada, with a Tequila passion fruit beurre blanc sauce.
Ontario prosciutto rolled with snowy goat cheese, red wine poached pear, roasted red pepper, and drizzled with a balsamic reduction, served on top of toasted artisanal bread painted with basil pesto.
MINI NEW YORK STEAKHOUSE DINNER BITE
Canadian AAA New York cut Steak grilled to medium rare, and served on top of classic potato mash, with caramelized red onions, sautéed mushroom and a garnish of horse radish cream, served on a tasting spoon or on garlic crostini.
MEXICAN TOMATILLO CHUTNEY CROSTINI
Mexican Green tomatoes turned into our house made chutney sweet and spicy, served with goat cheese, and topped off with a fresh fig slice on toasted artisan bread.
BBQ jerked chicken thighs, marinated in our in-house curry jerk sauce, with tamarind chutney, and fresh mango salsa, served on a Chinese spoon.
MAPLE PORK SLIDER
Pineapple and chili infused Ontario pulled pork shoulder with BBQ Maple sauce, garnished with creamy coleslaw, and served on fresh brioche mini bun.
Freshly poached East Coast Lobster tails, served with fresh mango, avocado, and tomatillo chutney, served on a Chinese spoon or Crispy Rice Cracker.
‘Camarones’ Spanish for prawns, these Jumbo prawns are lightly breaded with coconut flakes, and fried to a golden crisp, served with a spicy tamarind dipping sauce.
Curry Dusted Large Sea scallop, seared to a perfect medium rare, and finished with a coconut curry cream, served over wilted greens in a tasting spoon.
Perfect for family style dinners and casual get togethers! Our kitchen is our family, and we hope to fill your table with special meals designed to make your event with friends and families memorable.
BOLLYWOOD TANDOORI SHRIMP
Grilled jumbo shrimp marinated in fresh coriander, lime juice, garlic, ginger, tandoori and chili spice, and served with gingered Ontario pickled beets, raita yogurt sauce, tropical slaw and homemade chapatti bread.
GOAN BEEF CURRY
Canadian AAA beef slowly braised until tender, with tomato puree, coconut curry sauce, with pieces of pumpkin and summer beans, served over basmati rice pilaf, and garnished with green tomato chutney.
VIETNAMESE “KRAFT DINNER”
Steamed rice noodles in a creamy coconut and cilantro sauce spiced with green chili, spinach and green pea puree. Topped with Sautéed Asian style stir fry veggies or fancy it up with a grilled lobster tail. (Market Price)
NGISI NAZI CALAMARI
Tender calamari cooked in a delectable coconut curry cream sauce and served with house made chapatti flatbread.
THAI HOLY BASIL
Canadian ground pork and Thai basil is stir fried with lemon grass, garlic and ginger, over crispy fried Mee krob noodles, tossed in our famous “Killer” peanut sauce and julienned stir fried veggies, sprinkled with fresh coriander, green onions and a little pineapple “ketchup”.
ISLAND SALT FISH STIR-FRY
Chinese immigrants first immigrated to Jamaica in the 19th Century, and what did it create? Authentic Chinese Jamaican fusion stir-fry’s! Sweet cabbage, with a salted and cured cod, tossed with ginger, garlic and caramelized onions, served with “colourful coconut and forbidden black rice”.
Boned organic chicken thighs skewered on sugar cane spear, marinated in Chandon Beni, lemon grass, curry, ginger and garlic, pan seared and finished in the oven with a glaze of tamarind fruit, cardamom, ginger and dark cane sugar with tropical slaw and capati flat bread.
Inspired by Southern India, fresh Canadian Salmon is covered with our in-house tandoori spice, and then topped with a creamy coconut curry hollandaise sauce, with a crunchy mix of papadum over a bed of wilted roasted garlic spinach.
CHICKEN COCONUT CURRY
Organic Ontario chicken is braised in classic yellow madras curry spice mixture, mixed with coconut milk, and sweet potatoes, served over a savoury plantain pancake.
PORK BELLY ‘BAKE UP’
Our signature ‘Bake Up’ is made with smoked provolone cheese, aged sharp cheddar, parmesan cheese, and macaroni pasta, tossed with in-house smoked Canadian pork belly, and baked until golden brown.
Impress your guests with these outstanding entrees! These show stoppers are perfect for corporate dinners, weddings, and all of your special occasions!
AFRO “JERK” CHICKEN
Organic chicken thighs, deboned and seasoned, seared and then slow roasted in the oven in our house sweet and spicy Jerk Sauce, served with traditional “Rice n peas” , Mango tropical slaw and Fried Plantains.
DUCCA RUB PORK CHOP
Thick cut AAA Canadian pork chop served on the bone, with our in-house North African style spice rub of Toasted pumpkin seeds, peanuts, sesame seeds, mint, thyme and black pepper, pan seared and served with our house specialty Tomatillo Fruit Chutney.
Canadian AAA fat cut beef short ribs, rubbed with ginger spice, garlic and lemon grass, all slowly braised for hours in our in-house organic beef stock and dry red wine. With Chef Coulliard’s ‘Secret Stuff’, and served on creamy vegetable polenta and fresh seasonal market vegetables.
Canadian 8 ounce Prime Filet Mignon, marinated in sesame oil, soya, balsamic, basil, ginger and garlic. Pan seared and finished in the oven, topped with in-house Tandoori dusted Foie Gras OR French Gorgonzola, served with a Green peppercorn and brandy “jus” over coral mash of sweet and white potatoes, and seasonal market vegetables.
Giant Portobello mushrooms marinated in olive oil, balsamic, garlic, and fresh herbs, grilled and finished in the oven, served beside creamy vegetable polenta with roasted squash, zucchini and red onions.
OSSO BUCO ALLA BOSCAIOLA
Canadian AAA veal shank is slowly braised with porcini, morel and Portobello mushrooms, and served with a creamy sage and parmesan cheese risotto, and garnished with grilled asparagus.
LAMB CHOP CHOP
Fresh Canadian lamb rack, marinated in organic virgin olive oil, garlic, cumin, coriander, and black pepper, on top of wilted sautéed tri colour Swiss chard and baked potato confit, with a roasted garlic white balsamic glaze sauce.
STICKY BELLY RIBS
(Often Imitated NEVER duplicated) Chef Couillard’s FAMOUS Sticky pork back ribs are “fall off the bone”, and slowly cooked, and glazed with a ginger, garlic, hoisin, agave and char sui sauce, served over sweet potato mash and tropical green mango slaw.
This is a classic! Creamy Arborio rice is simmered in a rich seafood broth with tomato and shallot, white wine, a dash of habanero and coconut milk, finished with a fresh cilantro pesto and a sautéed lobster tail.
Canadian Pork tenderloin is marinated, and slow roasted in the oven with sliced white balsamic gastrique of onions, fresh thyme, roasted garlic, and peaches, served with potato confit and seasonal market vegetables.
Canadian AAA Filet mignon Roast whole to a perfect medium rare (or your choice) with buttered asparagus, wicked sweet potato mash and a classic Béarnaise sauce with fresh Tarragon.
WHISKEY STEAK SAIGON
Canadian AAA Hanger Steak is grilled Szechuan style, with black pepper crust, and served with a Bourbon Whiskey sauce flavoured with fragrant Thai basil, over Broccoli Rabe sautéed with roasted Garlic, and Potato Confit.
Chef’s seasonal selection of shrimp, fish, mussels and octopus with a white wine and tomato broth, with a generous amount of fresh herbs, served with crostini and Red pepper spiced Aioli
“MEXI-CHINO” SHORT RIBS (the most amazing taco you will ever eat)
Asian and Mexican spiced and Marinated Canadian AAA beef ribs are slowly braised until they are fall off the bone tender. (Our BEST SELLER)
ROASTED CHICKEN IN CASERA SAUCE
Assorted roasted and smoked chiles make up this Mexican Classic Sauce.
Mix of Sweet Potato, Spinach, Portobello mushroom, Poblano Chiles and Onions.
PORK CARNITAS (OUR VERSION)
Seasoned Pork leg, slow roasted until tender and juicy.
Whole Duck roasted Asian style, then finished with crispy Pork Belly “Chicharrones.” Perfect with our home made Red Plum Chutney (ask for it!)
HUACHI BAHA STYLE
Fresh Red snapper seasoned and grilled, with lime butter and sprinkled with TAJIN or seasoned, lightly battered and deep fried (we recommend a chipotle crema with this one!)
AZTEC TEQUILA GRILLED SHRIMP
Freshly grilled Jumbo shrimp tossed with lime, tequila tamarind, and a little Tajin and Chili (or lightly batter and deep fry them)! *All tacos are served with house made special salsas *Spice levels vary according to your specifications.
“DRESS YOUR OWN” SALSA BAR
- Red casera sauce (medium to hot)
- Salsa Verde with tomatillo, avocado, cilantro (mild to medium)
- THE BEST Guacamole
- Pico de Gallo (fresh chopped tomato salsa)
- Fresh Chopped Pineapple and or Mango Salsa (Peaches in season)
- Shredded cabbage, lettuce or green mango and jicama
- House Red Plum Chutney
- House Green Tomatillo Chutney
- House Mango Chutney
- Crumbled Cotilla fresh cheese (like feta)
- Frijoles(Mexican style refried beans)
- Chopped onions and cilantro
- Chipotle Crema
- Sour Cream
- Whole Radishes and Cucumber Slices
CEVICHE ON CRUNCHY TOSTADA (or served straight up in a martini glass)
Fresh sushi quality pink tuna or wild caught red snapper and sweet wild mini baby scallops are marinated in pink grapefruit and lime juice, chilies, avocado, cilantro and fresh mango, served on a house made tostada or “straight up” in a Martini glass with home made tortilla chips (we can custom make your ceviche using your favourite seafood) Add shrimp or octopus!
Chicken breast and thigh is slowly braised until fall off the bone. Seasoned and mixed with onions and cheeses, rolled in freshly made in-house corn tortillas and baked in the oven in our special salsa verde (green sauce) and sprinkled with Pepper Jack cheese until golden brown.
ZACATECAS STYLE LOBSTER ENCHILADAS
“Zacatecano” is a Mexican dish that contains the combination of poblano chiles and cream. Delicately poached Canadian lobster meat and creamed cilantro is rolled into a fresh corn tortilla with Fresh cotilla cheese and Oaxaca Cheese. Baked in the oven until golden, then served with Green Tomatillo Salsa Verde and finished with crema fresh.
Flour or Corn Tortillas…with melted Jack Cheese, you can add any protein!
Crispy fried tortillas topped with frijoles and shredded lettuce dressed in a snappy house made vinaigrette. Add any protein from our taco bar, and we finish with chunks of avocado, pico de gallo, cotilla cheese and fresh cilantro and onions.
GRILLED MEXICAN CORN
Cooked on the grill, served on or off the cob, with organic coconut oil, fresh limejuice, cotilla cheese and TAJIN. (chili lime seasoning we bring from Mexico) (you can add a little chipotle cream if you like)
Chicken and salsa verde steamed in corn husks with corn meal and a little pepper jack cheese, or try it with our pork carnitas, salsa casara and cotilla cheese.
*We can also make them Vegetarian!
OFF THE GRILL (these ribs are CRAZY!)
We are famous for our ribs…Chef has been making them in our kitchens’ in Mexico, and here in Toronto for 8 years. The best and meatiest pork back ribs are seasoned with our house “shake” and brushed in our secret sauce, then baked. After they get some colour, Chef braises them for hours until they fall off the bone. He then finishes them back in the oven or on the grill with your choice of BBQ SAUCES…We can go ASIAN or SOUTHERN style!
THE CLASSIC BURGER
Canadian AAA (never frozen) ground beef burgers, spiked with a little garlic, onions, worchestire, mustard and herbs, bound with eggs. Grilled to perfection with your favourite cheese on top. You pick from, Aged Cheddar, Kraft Singles, Pepper Jack or Blue Cheese. Served on a fresh Italian style burger bun.
PORTO BURGERS (our favourite vegetarian option)
Large Portobello Mushroom cap, marinated in balsamic and fresh basil, seasoned with our secret in house “shake” and grilled. Served on a fresh Italian style burger bun.
The finest extra large beef hot dogs, grilled and served on a fresh hotdog bun. *Ask for chicken, turkey or veggie dogs!
GRILLED CHICKEN BREAST
Only the best plump chicken breast, seasoned with our homemade spice rub, grilled, and painted with our house pesto. Served with or without a fresh baked bun.
YES, we do STEAK!
Rib Eye or New York Strip, we can do steak sandwiches OR if you really want to spoil your crowd, we can do a classic steak dinner size 8, 10 or 12 ounce, with all the trimmings…fried onions and fried mushrooms…(we can even bake you some potatoes!)
CONDIMENTS are very important!
We have all the regular stuff, Mayo, various mustards, ketchup, pickles, banana peppers, sliced onions, barbecue sauce, sliced tomatoes, lettuce and more. If you want, we will do fried onions and fried mushrooms! Don’t forget, you can really spice it up with our MEXICAN SALSA BAR (check it out under the Mexican tab). Your condiment bar will be hand picked to suit your menu!
FRESH ROASTED CORN ON THE COB
Classic style corn, roasted on the grill and served with butter, salt and pepper, or you can take it up a notch and we can bring a little bit of Mexico to you with organic coconut oil, sea salt, TAJIN and finely chopped cilantro! FANTASTICO!
SWEET HEART SALAD
Grilled sweet potato and white baby potatoes are mixed with fresh cilantro, red peppers, green onions, black beans and tossed in our zesty honey Dijon lime vinaigrette.
BIG FAT GREEN SALAD
Every kind of green we can find (changes all the time); arugula, watercress, endive, baby romaine hearts, radicchio, baby spinach with fresh avocado, tomatoes and cucumbers, tossed in our Pink Grapefruit or Balsamic Vinaigrette. Sprinkled with a selection of high protein seeds like roasted pumpkin and sunflower, and topped with dried cranberries or seasonal pomegranate arils and crumbled feta or goat cheese.
A simple and savoury Italian tradition using fresh, sliced soft mozzarella cheese, ripe multi-colour tomatoes (ask for Heirloom when in season), and fresh basil with sea salt and fresh ground pepper, drizzled with cold pressed olive oil and balsamic reduction.
DUO OF BEETS
Fresh baby arugula compliments red and yellow beets, lightly tossed in rice vinegar, drizzled with our house made balsamic dressing and topped with crumbled goat or feta cheese
FRESH CORN ON THE COB
Grilled and tossed in chopped cilantro, sea salt, TAJIN (mild chile) and organic coconut oil. YOU CANT BELIEVE HOW GOOD THIS IS!
ISRAELI COUS COUS
Jumbo pearl cous cous with lots of Ontario’s finest veggies…eggplant, zucchini, sweet potato, squash etc., simply seasoned and high temperature roasted and served over the cous cous with a house vinaigrette and fresh herbs.
Julienne of cabbages, carrot, jicama and green onions tossed in a house made mango dressing and finished with fresh chopped pineapple.
Our spin on the classic, we add avocado to our Caesar dressing and sprinkle the salad with Pork Chicharonnes instead of croutons! YUM!