Bistro: (505) 369.1046 | Catering Services: (505) 934.3866 | 7600 Jefferson St. NE, Ste. #2 ~ ABQ, NM kim@theseasonalpalate.com

The Seasonal Palate is quickly becoming
Corporate Albuquerque’s “Go-To” Caterer! 

Every catered event is crafted and customized for each client’s desires. From table settings, menu selections, and libations, to professional staffing, service is organized and seamless. From corporate events for hundreds to intimate events at home, the Seasonal Palate excels in offering a professional experience paired with outstanding cuisine to make it easy to enjoy your own party. We offer chefs, servers and bartenders for your events, so you can relax and enjoy your party. Let us help plan your event using our years of experience, customer driven focus and catering knowledge to make your event memorable.

CATERING MENUS

All event menus are customized by event.  Below are some suggested options that may be included.

HORS D’OEUVRE SELECTIONS

STATIONARY CANAPES

The most popular item for drop-off catering, our appetizers will delight and inspire your guests. Specifically designed to offer the presentation of passed hors d’oeuvres to your table without waiters or chefs, these beautiful arrangements are unlike any other drop-off catering in that all they require is a surface to display them.
NOTE: Small platters serve 10-15 guests, large platters 20+ guests.

Vegetarian Canapes

Petite Quiche
Zucchini & Feta Fritters
Eggplant Endive Spears
Fennel & Goat Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms
Marinated Portobello Wedges

Artisanal Cheese and Fruit

Brie, Chevre, Smoked Gouda
English Cheddar
Danish Bleu
Sweet & Spicy Walnuts
Seasonal Fruit
Multi Grain Crackers

Southwestern Canapes

Charred Tomato Salsa
Warm Blue Corn Tortilla Chips
Petite Beef & Chicken Chimichangas
Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno
Spicy Zucchini Skewers

Mediterranean Canapes

Prosciutto Wrapped Dates with Bleu Cheese
Roasted Red Peppers
Rosemary Grilled Chicken Skewers
Preserved Lemon Grilled Shrimp Skewers
Mixed Olives in Olive Oil
Parmigiano Reggiano, Grilled Baguette

Antipasto Canapes

 Italian Salami, Prosciutto, Black Forest Ham
Grilled Seasonal Vegetables
Italian Olives, Roasted Peppers
Fresh Mozzarella
Marinated Artichokes

Premium Palate Canapes

Marinated Flank Steak
Roasted Duck Breast with Tamarind Glaze
Oven Roasted Tomatoes
Grilled Romaine Wedges
Apple & Fennel Salad
Grilled Seasonal Vegetables

Seafood Medley

Chilled Shrimp with Spicy Cocktail Sauce & Lemon-Garlic Aioli
Crab Cakes with Creamy Mustard Dipping Sauce
Smoked Salmon Cucumber Cups with Fresh Dill & Lemon
Fresh Atlantic Salmon Skewers with Caper Sauce
Grilled Baguette with Sweet Garlic Butter

Pacific Rim Canapes

Coconut Crusted Shrimp with Sweet Chile Sauce
Grilled Pineapple Skewers
Slow Roasted Pork Empanadas
Sesame Noodle Salad
Curry Chicken Wonton Cups

PASSED HORS D’OEUVRE’S

These delicious appetizers require ala minute cooking, and we recommend these items be prepared on site by our chef, so they are at their very best!

Wild Mushroom & Sage Crostini
Apple & Fennel Bisque Shooters
Seared Beef Tenderloin with Soy Glaze
Lamb Meatballs with Tzatziki Sauce
Seared Ahi Tuna with Seaweed Salad
Petite Duck Tacos

Seared Sea Scallop with Blood Orange Reduction
Ceviche
Gazpacho Shooter with Cumin Shrimp
Petite Green Chile Meatball with Cotija Cheese
Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus
Mushroom & Asiago Risotto Cake

LUNCH

Fresh Roasted Turkey Wrap Box Lunch
Fresh turkey breast, provolone cheese, organic greens and cucumber slices, served on an herb tortilla with basil mayo.
Served with chips & cookie.

Chicken Salad Sandwich Box Lunch
Roasted chicken breast, celery, fresh tarragon and mayo, served on a toasted butter croissant.
Served with chips & cookie.

Black Forest Ham Sandwich Box Lunch
Thinly sliced ham, Swiss Cheese, organic greens and Dijon Mustard on Hearty Wheat Bread.
Served with chips & cookie.

Vegetarian Delight
Sliced avocado, cucumbers, carrots, organic greens, Roma tomatoes and goat cheese wrapped in a pita bread.
Served with chips & cookie.

Salad Trio
Chicken Salad, Egg Salad and Tuna Salad served on a bed of organic greens with tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, and edamame. Served with a herb vinaigrette, fresh bread & cookie.

Spicy Asian Chicken Salad
Soy, Sambal and Molasses marinated chicken thigh that’s roasted to perfection! Served atop a bed or organic greens, cucumbers, edamame and carrots.
Topped with wonton ribbons, Orange-Ginger Vinaigrette, served with cookie for dessert.

Chicken or Shrimp Caesar Salad
Your choice of Grilled Chicken Breast or Sautéed Prawns, atop crisp romaine lettuce, garlic croutons, parmesan cheese and lemon wedge.
Served with fresh bread and cookie.

Fresh Roasted Turkey Wrap Box Lunch
Fresh turkey breast, provolone cheese, organic greens and cucumber slices, served on an herb tortilla with basil mayo.
Served with chips & cookie.

Chicken Salad Sandwich Box Lunch
Roasted chicken breast, celery, fresh tarragon and mayo, served on a toasted butter croissant.
Served with chips & cookie.

Black Forest Ham Sandwich Box Lunch
Thinly sliced ham, Swiss Cheese, organic greens and Dijon Mustard on Hearty Wheat Bread.
Served with chips & cookie.

Vegetarian Delight
Sliced avocado, cucumbers, carrots, organic greens, Roma tomatoes and goat cheese wrapped in a pita bread.
Served with chips & cookie.

Salad Trio
Chicken Salad, Egg Salad and Tuna Salad served on a bed of organic greens with tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, and edamame. Served with a herb vinaigrette, fresh bread & cookie.

Spicy Asian Chicken Salad
Soy, Sambal and Molasses marinated chicken thigh that’s roasted to perfection! Served atop a bed or organic greens, cucumbers, edamame and carrots.
Topped with wonton ribbons, Orange-Ginger Vinaigrette, served with cookie for dessert.

Chicken or Shrimp Caesar Salad
Your choice of Grilled Chicken Breast or Sautéed Prawns, atop crisp romaine lettuce, garlic croutons, parmesan cheese and lemon wedge.
Served with fresh bread and cookie.

BREAKFAST

Breakfast Choices

Glorious Morning Muffins
Seasonal Breakfast Sweet Bread
Fresh Seasonal Fruit & Yogurt Parfait
Croissant Breakfast Sandwich with Choice of Breakfast Meat
Breakfast Burrito with Choice of Breakfast Meat
Hot Coffee with Creamer & Assorted Sugar
Hot Tea with Creamer, Lemon and Honey
Orange Juice  &  Cranberry Juice

DESSERT

DESSERT SELECTIONS

Meyer Lemon Tart
Seasonal Fruit with Vanilla Whip Cream
Marzipan Marbles
Dark Chocolate – Red Chile Truffles
Artisan Cheese Plate with Truffle Honey & Fresh Fruit
Double Chocolate Brownies
Coconut Lime Bars
Chocolate Chip Cookies
Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
Lemon Curd & Mascarpone Petite Tarts
Roasted Apple Tartlet with Caramel Drizzle

EVENT PLANNING

Every catered event is crafted and customized for each client’s desires. From table settings, menu selections, and libations, to professional staffing, service is organized and seamless. From corporate events for hundreds to intimate events at home, the Seasonal Palate excels in offering a professional experience paired with outstanding cuisine to make it easy to enjoy your own party. We offer chefs, servers and bartenders for your events, so you can relax and enjoy your party. Let us help plan your event using our years of experience, customer driven focus and catering knowledge to make your event memorable.

Recent catered events have included benefits for The Lensic Theatre, Santa Fe Prepatory School, and National Dance Institute in Santa Fe.   Private parties have included an art opening at Roxanne Swentzell’s Tower Gallery, Tastevin in Santa Fe and The Enchanted Ladies Book Club.

Complete catered meals are individually crafted to compliment your event.  We strive to pair seasonal, fresh food with warm professional service.   Please contact Chef Kimberley for more information regarding your events.

BISTRO
Location:
7600 Jefferson St NE #2, Albuquerque, NM 87109

Hours:
7:30AM-2:30 M-F
(SEE POSTINGS FOR CLOSING FOR CATERED EVENTS)

Bistro Phone: (505) 369-1046
Catering info: (505) 934-3866

yelp3See our reviews on YELP!

Follow Us:

   twitter3  rss3