Cocktail Receptions

The following information will assist you to plan your cocktail reception event – at our location or yours. I invite you to read on and see how we offer quality, variety, and value far beyond others in our field.

We can prepare any kind of cocktail reception meal to suit most appetites and budgets. Please don’t hesitate to ask for our help to design a unique menu. We can accommodate dietary restrictions, ethnic foods, theme events, vegetarian selections and more.

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Cocktail Features

(Delivery minimum of 20 people or $150.00 value. Minimum notice of 72 hours)

Dijon and Horseradish Crusted Tenderloin with Mini Yorkshire Pudding Rosemary Jus and Our Famous Sawmill Sesame Steak Sauce $28.00/dozen
Teriyaki Glazed Alberta Beef Skewers $27.00/dozen
Grilled Beef Tenderloin and Red Peppers on Bamboo Skewers $27.00/dozen
Hoisin-Ginger Swedish Meatballs $12.00/dozen
Beef & Goat Cheese Lollipops with Peppercorn Dip $27.00/dozen
Beef Souvlaki with Greek Tzatziki Sauce $25.00/dozen
Indian Beef Samosas with Tamarind Cilantro Sauce $26.00/dozen
Mini Yorkshire Pudding Stuffed with Shaved ‘AAA’ Prime Rib finished with Dijon-Horseradish Crust and Merlot Jus $27.00/dozen
Pork Filled Chinese Pot Stickers with Chili Samba $14.00/dozen
Dry Boneless Garlic Ribs with Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce $13.00/pound
Grilled Pork Skewers with Honey and Lemon Glaze $25.00/dozen
Curried Pork Empanadas with Lime Yogurt Dip $24.00/dozen

Hot Appetizer Selections: Beef/Pork

Teriyaki Glazed Chicken Skewers $24.00/dozen
Thai Chicken Satay with Spicy Peanut Dipping Sauce $24.00/dozen
Chicken Souvlaki with Tzatziki Sauce $24.00/dozen
Pico de Gallo Chicken Quesadillas with Salsa Ranch Dip $16.00/dozen
Crunchy Asiago Chicken Morsels with Lemon Dip $16.00/pound
Chicken Filled Chinese Pot Stickers with Chili Sambal $14.00/dozen
Tandoori Chicken Skewers with Lime Yogurt Dip $24.00/dozen
Chicken Gyozas with Chili Soya Garlic Dip $15.00/dozen
Chicken Wings ~ Choose Your Favorites

  • Frank’s Red Hot
  • Ranchman’s Barbeque
  • Honey-Garlic
  • Salt n’ Pepper
$13.00/dozen

Hot appetizer Selections: Seafood

Coconut Breaded Prawns with Pina Colada Dipping Sauce $18.00/dozen
Wonton Prawns with Tropical Mango Chutney $19.00/dozen
Garlic Whiskey Prawns $20.00/dozen
Cilantro and Lime Grilled Shrimp Skewers $25.00/dozen
Bacon-Wrapped Scallops with Lemon-Pepper Dip $16.00/dozen
House-Made Crab Cakes with Cajun Remoulade Sauce $18.00/dozen
Smoked Salmon Quesadillas with Black Bean Salsa $17.00/dozen
Mediterranean Salmon Cakes with Cucumber Sauce $17.00/dozen
Skewers of Pan Seared Jumbo Scallop and Maple Braised Bacon with Quebec Maple Cajun Butter $21.00/dozen
Bacon Wrapped Scallops with Spicy Seafood Cocktail Sauce $16.00/dozen

Hot Appetizer Selections: Vegetarian/Other

Spinach and Feta Cheese Spanakopita with Sundried Tomato and Basil Dip $14.00/dozen
Assorted Individual Baked Quiche Tarts $13.00/dozen
Indian Vegetarian Samosas with Tamarind Cilantro Sauce $16.00/dozen
Mexican Vegetable Quesadilla with Salsa Ranch Dip $13.00/dozen
Thai Spring Rolls with Sweet Chilli Sauce $15.00/dozen
Oriental Green Onion Cakes with Ponzu Dipping Sauce $13.00/dozen
Stuffed Jalapenos with Sour Cream Salsa $14.00/dozen
Vegetarian Baked Potato Skins with Aged Cheddar and Vegetable Chili $15.00/dozen
Crispy Baked Potato Skins with Bacon Bits, Cheddar, and Green Onion $14.00/dozen

Chilled Appetizers

(Each serves approximately 25+ people)

Vegetarian Pita Pinwheels $14.00/dozen
Smoked Salmon Mousse and Capers on Mini Bagels $17.00/dozen
Mexican Tortilla Roll-Ups with Sour Cream and Salsa $14.00/dozen
Selection of Fresh Made Sushi, Sashimi, California Rolls with Wasabi, Soya Sauce and Pickled Ginger $21.00/dozen
Unique Mini Savoury Cones (Minimum 6 Dozen) $21.00/dozen
Specialty Canapés (Minimum 5 Dozen)

  • Herb Chevre and Fire Roasted Pepper on Endive Boat
  • Poached Figs with Brie Cheese on Multi-Grain Crisp Crackers
  • Smoked Chicken Mousseline on a Naan Bread with Diced Mango
  • Bruschetta with Pesto, Sylvan Star Goat Cheese on Crisp Pita Chips
  • Grilled Shrimp with Mint and Cilantro Pesto Served on Multi-Grain Crackers
$23.00/dozen
Bruschetta with Roasted Garlic and Fresh Baguette $46.00/bowl
Crab and Avocado Dip with Tostadas $48.00/bowl
Mediterranean Hummus with Spicy Pita Chips $38.00/bowl
Roasted Red Pepper Dip with Parmesan-Herb Bread Sticks $38.00/bowl
Spinach Dip with San Francisco Sour Dough Bread Cubes $37.00/bowl
Chilled Vegetable Crudités with Sundried Tomato and Basil Dip $39.00/tray
Crisp Pickles and Mediterranean Olives $36.00/tray
BC Alder-Smoked Salmon with Capers, Red Onion and Rye Bread Wedges $95.00/tray
Specialty and Imported Cheeses with Gourmet Crackers and Fresh Grapes $70.00/tray
Sliced Fresh Seasonal Fruit and Berry Display $62.00/tray
Chef’s Assortment of Baked Squares $42.00/tray
Chef’s Selection of Jumbo Baked Cookies $42.00/tray
Mini Cheesecakes, Petite Fours and Sweet Bon Bons $47.00/tray

Appetizers: Show Piece Selections

Dark and White Chocolate Dipped Tuxedo Strawberries Presented on Our One-of-a-Kind Magnetic Carousel Display $135.00/100 portions
Carved Fruit Bouquet with Chocolate Grand Marnier Dip $85.00/25 portions
Carved Vegetable Bouquet with Sundried Tomato and Basil Dip $56.00/25 portions
Jumbo Prawns with Spicy Seafood Cocktail Sauce Arranged on an Artistically Carved Pineapple Display $185.00/100 portions
Sicilian Sensation Display (Minimum two ( 2 ) dozen) Includes: Italian Buns, Specialty Cheeses, Prosciutto, Mortadella, Genoa Salami, Hot & Mild Capicola, Toscano Salami, Grape Tomatoes, Pepperoncini, Peppers, Olives, Assorted Mustards & Condiments $12.95/per person
Fabulous Barbeque Fountain (Minimum 50 people) Includes: Spicy Smoked Barbeque Sauce, Peppered Chicken Morsels, Boneless Garlic Pork Ribs, Alberta Beef Meat Balls, Chilled Vegetable Crudités with Sundried Tomato & Basil Dip $8.95/per person
Mini Slider Smorgasbord (Minimum four ( 4 ) dozen) Includes: Barbequed Certified Angus Beef® Sliders, Fresh Mini Buns, Cheese, Assorted Mustards & Condiments, Sweet Potato Fries $96.00/per dozen
Callebaut Dark Chocolate Fountain (Minimum 50 Includes: Fresh Seasonal Fruit, Rice Crispy Wedges and Mini-Cheesecakes $6.95/per person
Old Fashioned Popcorn Station All the sounds and delicious smell of fresh-popped popcorn! $1.50/per person

Appetizers: Command Performances

Hand Carved Alberta Beef-On-A-Bun (Minimum 25 people) Full Compliment of Condiments, Mustards, Butter Famous Sawmill Steak Sauce, Freshly Baked Kaiser Pretzel Buns $9.95/per person
Hand Carved Alberta Tenderloin of Beef $15.95/per person (Minimum 25 people) Encrusted with Fine Herbs and Slow Roasted to Absolute Perfection With Warm Cheddar-Herb Biscuits, Full Selection of Condiments Famous Sawmill Sesame Steak Sauce and: $15.95/per person
Gourmet Mashed Potato Bar Includes:Roasted Red Pepper & Garlic Whipped / Atlantic Lobster Mashed Baby Red Potatoes with Aged Cheddar and Jalapeno Peppers Yukon Gold Whipped with Gorgonzola Cheese with Walnuts (Presented with Above)
Seafood Flambé Station (Minimum four ( 4 ) dozen) Jumbo Atlantic Scallops and Pacific Prawns Sautéed in Garlic Butter and Flambéed with Sambuca $25.95/per dozen
Fraise Au Poivre Flambé Station (Minimum 25 people) Fresh Strawberries Flambéed with Grand Marnier spiced with Cracked Black Pepper, served over Rich Vanilla Ice Cream $4.95/per person
Assorted Chilled Soft Drinks and Bottled Water $1.95
Assorted Chilled Juices $2.50
Freshly Brewed Coffee & Tea Station (20 cup minimum) $40.00/20 cup
$55.00/30 cup
$80.00/50 cup
$95.00/65 cup

Please Note: Prices are quoted per person, unless otherwise specified. Prices herein are effective March 1, 2015

For additional and general information regarding our menu offerings, please refer to the Menu Portfolio page.

Legend: Gluten-Free | Dairy-Free | Vegan-Friendly

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