Small Backyard Wedding 20 – 35 guests


Backyard Weddings

Welcome to Lemongrass Catering and our Backyard Menus.  We have designed all our menus  to be dropped off, ready to serve catering.  We can pre-slice carvery meat or leave for the men folk to show off their carving skills!  If you do require staff for carving and clean up we can provide you staff  at additional cost.

All menus are designed with a minimum  20 – maximum  35 guests.

Basic Backyard

Half Champagne Ham glazed with honey, brown sugar and  sherry
Kransky cheese sausages
Beef burgers

Gourmet  potato salad with mild curry dressing
Tossed green salad with  cream y dressing
Sunshine rice salad with orange and coarse grain mustard dressing
Red and white coleslaw

Fresh baked bread, rolls and butter
$35.00 per person

Classic Backyard

Half Champagne Ham glazed with honey, brown sugar and  sherry
Herb roasted sirloin beef with horseradish and mustard
Marinated chicken drumsticks

Tossed green salad with soft boiled eggs and shaved parmesan
Thai noodle salad with sesame and coriander dressing
Cous cous salad with loads of mint, feta, lemon zest, cucumber ,
red onion, tomato
Red and white coleslaw
Gourmet potato salad with pesto and sunblush tomato dressing

Freshly baked bread, rolls and butter

$39.00 per person

 Gourmet Backyard

Half Champagne Ham glazed with honey, brown sugar and  sherry
Herb roasted sirloin beef with horseradish and mustard

Prawn skewers with sweet chili and mango sauce
Lemon and Dijon marinated chicken tenders

Roasted vegetable , chickpea and grain salad with
fresh baby spinach
Brown rice Thai slaw with roasted peanuts and
satay coconut drizzle dressing
Tossed green salad with soft boiled eggs and shaved parmesan
Diced beetroot, feta and rocket salad
Gourmet potato salad with mild curry dressing with a hit of kasundi relish

Fresh bakery bread, rolls and butter

$47.00 per person

Kiwi BBQ

Salads are ready to serve. All Meats require cooking on a BBQ.

Beef burgers
Sausages
Marinated chicken tender
King prawn skewers

Crisp green salad  with old fashion condensed milk dressing
Pasta salad  roasted kumara, pumpkin, salami and
sun blush tomato pesto dressing
Red and white coleslaw with  sesame seeds
Tabbouleh, beetroot and feta salad
Gourmet potato salad with ’bacon and egg’ dressing

Freshly baked bread, rolls and butter

$40.00 per person

Lunch time Weddings

Casual and  relaxed throw a rug on the ground  and enjoy picnic style catering .
Our individual picnic bags are perfect for summer weddings.

Wedding Picnic Bag #1

Large rolls with a variety of fillings—meat, chicken, vegetarian
Individual quiche with pesto and sunblush tomato
Fresh fruit salad with shredded mint in a noddle box
Penne pasta salad with mild curry dressing  and greens
Lemon and coconut syrup cake

$25.00 per person

All food is individually wrapped. Included in bag, napkins, wet wipe, wooden cutlery

Canapes

Ready to serve nibbles, designed to be eaten with a drink in the other hand

Smoked salmon, citrus cream cheese on blinis with pink peppercorns
Roast beef with horseradish cream, pesto  on crostini
Smoked chicken, apple, toasted walnut waldorf tartlets
Crostini, cheese, sunblush tomato and pesto
King Prawns, mango cream tartlets with sticky chilli  sauce
$16.00 per person

Supper  Soaker Platters

Ready to serve platters, require refrigeration until ready to eat.

Soaker #1
Club sandwiches with a variety of fillings
Baby croissants with ham, brie and cranberry
Bacon, egg, pesto slice

$15.00 per person

Soaker #2  – require some re-heating *

Garlic bread*
Beef, red wine  and thyme pies *
Sage and onion sausage rolls*
Crusty dinner rolls with a variety of fillings
$16.00 per person

Desserts

Bite Size sweets

Lemon cream tartlets with white chocolate drizzle
Chocolate and walnut brownies bites
Banoffi shots
$9.00 per person

 

Palm Leaf Disposable plates and cutlery.

Bio degradable , no clean up , no fuss!  $1.50 per person— main plates, cutlery, napkins.

Brunch—Ready to serve

Say Goodbye to  your guests the following day with  our ready to serve brunch  – minimum 20  guests

Large buttery croissant with
Ham, brie and cranberry; Smoked salmon and cream cheese; Smoked chicken, mango relish
Selection of White chocolate and raspberry muffin ;
Cheese, sunblush tomato, ham savoury muffin
Fresh fruit salad with shredded mint in noodle box
$18.00 per person
Delivery for Brunch with wedding catering – $25.00 

FYI’s

What time is food delivered ?

We arrive within half an hour of your serving time.

How is the food presented?

All food comes in our disposable range of trays and  boxes.

Can we hire your melamine/china  platters and bowls for display?

Yes, there is a charge. All equipment needs to be returned the following day.
Any damages or losses are charged at full replacement price.

Can I alter the menus?

Yes, but the price may alter.

Can we hire Service staff for carving and serving the main meal?

Yes, for basic service for  carving and clean up of main plates – $250.00. We will automatically present all catering on our china platters/bowls wihen staff are onsite.

Can we hire bar staff?

Not our staff , but we have a contact with a professional bar service team.

Is there a delivery charge ?

Yes, there is a delivery fee of $100.00 within Tauranga/Mount area.

When should we book?

As soon as possible.

How much is the deposit ?

50% deposit, paid in two 25% payments.
First to secure date, 2nd deposit three months later.
Final payment and final numbers 10 day prior to wedding