A Lively Chef Catering

A Lively Chef - Boise Catering Company

APPETIZERS

Light Appetizers  
Wonderful option for tray passed appetizers before a dinner.
 $5-10 = 3-5 apps pp

Medium Appetizers
Ideal for an open-house event, cocktail party, or  lunch time. 
 $12-17 pp = 6-9 apps pp

Heavy Appetizers
Perfect for dinner time without a full meal. Will substitute a dinner.
 $18-25 = 10-12 apps pp 

 Please call or fill out our contact form for a personalized estimate


Stations / Platters

Imported & Domestic Cheese Display
 with Gourmet Crackers, Sliced Baguettes, Fresh Fruit & Candied Nuts

Fresh Seasonal Fruit Display

Seasonal Vegetable Display
with Two House-Made Dips

Smoked Salmon & Antipasto
Smoked Salmon & Assorted Cured Meats with Stone Ground Mustard & Crackers

Mediterranean Spread
House-Made Roasted Garlic Humus with Toasted Pita Triangles, Assorted Olives, & Vegetable Crudités


Tray Passed or Station

Negamaki Rolls 
Crisp Peppers Wrapped in Marinated and Grilled Flank Steak Drizzled in a Sweet Scallion Tamari Glaze

Steak Bites
Roasted Garlic Steak Bites with Smoked Gouda

Stuffed Figs 
Prosciutto Wrapped Figs Stuffed with Gorgonzola Drizzled in a Honey Glaze

Stuffed Dates 
Bacon Wrapped Dates with Marcona Almonds *GF 

Mini Focaccia Sandwiches
BLT on Rosemary Focaccia with Apple Wood Bacon, Crisp Lettuce & Tomatoes
or
Mini Focaccia Sandwiches with Oven Roasted Turkey & Pesto Aioli

Billionaire's Bacon Skewers
Maple Candied Cracked Red Pepper Bacon Skewers

Handmade Meatballs
Asian Meat Balls with Hoisin BBQ Sauce
or
Italian Meatballs with Choice of Roasted Garlic Cream Sauce or Roasted Tomato Basil Marinara

Idaho Potato Wedges
Bacon Wrapped Potato Wedges with Melted Cheddar Cheese Topped with Scallion Sour Cream

Stuffed Mushrooms 
Basque Chorizo, Crab, or Feta & Sun Dried Tomato *V

Grilled Chicken Skewers 
Fresh Pesto, Spicy Sweet BBQ, Thai Peanut Sauce, Coconut Curry, Honey Mustard 

Mini Beef Sliders
Caramelized Onion, Sharp Cheddar Cheese, Seared Beef Patty, Fresh Baked Bun

 Cocktail Franks
All Beef Franks Hand Wrapped Puff Pastry with BBQ Sauce or Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce

Petite Quiche
Choice of Bacon & Cheddar, Ham & Broccoli, Lorraine, or Vegetable *V

Salmon & Cucumber Rounds
Smoked Salmon, Herb Cream Cheese Mousse on Cucumber Rounds

 Shrimp Cocktail
Jumbo Shrimp with Homemade Cocktail Sauce

Crab Cakes 
Crispy Crab Cakes with House Roasted Red Pepper Tartar Sauce


VEGETARIAN APPETIZERS
V= Vegetarian  |   VE = Vegan   |   GF = Gluten Free

Goat Cheese Tartlets
Balsamic Caramelized Onions, Red Grape, & Chèvre in a Phyllo Cups *V

Stuffed Endive
Roasted Garlic Humus & Olive Tapenade *VE + GF

Fruit Skewers 
Fresh Fruit Drizzled in our own Honey, Citrus & Mint Reduction *VE

Spinach Parmesan Artichoke Dip
Served Hot with Fresh Sliced Baguettes from Acme Bakeshop

Quesadilla Bites 
Roasted Poblano Peppers & Melted Cheese Quesadilla Triangles *V

Bruschetta 
Bruschetta Pomodoro served with Freshly Baked Parmesan Crostinis *V

Tapenade
Olive Tapenade with Fresh Baked Crostinis *V

Caprese Skewers 
Fresh Basil, Tomatoes and Mozzarella Drizzled with a Sweet Balsamic Reduction *GF

Baked Brie Tartlets
Puff Pastry Tarlets Filled with Brie & Cranberry Jalapeno Chutney *V