Italian…Birthday and Housewarming in One!
What a lovely couple! Such a pleasure to work with. When Barrett, contacted me and asked me to cater a 40th and a Housewarming Party, we made a date to plan the menu together. I did the happy dance when they wanted an Italian Summer Theme menu to touch their passion for Positano…Aperol Spritz Cocktails, Fresh Pasta, Basil, Lemons, Fresh Mozzarella, San Marzano Tomatoes….be still my heart!
I want to Thank Barrett and Troy for having me cater such a fun party! Thank you Lily for being the amazing sous chef machine and Virgilio for being a charming bartender.
Menu: Italian Charcuterie, Smoked Salmon Goat Cheese Flatbread, Fresh Mozzarella Caprese Skewers, Grilled Artichokes with Creamy Parmesan Dipping Sauce, Grilled Peach over Fresh Arugula Salad with Crumbled Gorgonzola, Roasted Cherry Tomato, Shallots with White Wine Reduction over Fresh Pasta topped with Shaved Pecorino, Shrimp Scampi Skewers, Braised Short Rib Ragu, Sautéed Broccoli Rabe, Vanilla Bean Lemon Zest Panna Cotta, Fresh Cream and Strawberries Lemon Cake