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catering and party planning menu

From side dishes, party platters, soups and desserts to complete dinners for any special occasion or event.  Browse our catering menu below or talk to our kitchen staff for assistance.

► hors d'oeuvres & starters

Wing Platter
Your choice of barbeque, teriyaki, or buffalo flavored wings served with bleu cheese and celery.
Serves 10 to 15

Chicken Tender Platter
Our own jumbo breaded chicken breast tenders served with an assortment of dipping sauces.
Serves 10 to 15

Popcorn Chicken Platter
A generous portion of lightly breaded popcorn chicken pieces served with an assortment of dipping sauces.
Serves 10 to 15

Popcorn Shrimp Platter
A generous portion of lightly breaded popcorn shrimp served with our Caraluzzi’s signature
cocktail sauce.
Serves 10 to 15

Bruschetta Platter
Our savory bruschetta topping with garlic baked panetine toasts.
Serves 10 to 12

Italian Style Meatballs
A tray of cocktail sized meatballs simmered in a tomato sauce and roasted garlic.
Serves 6 to 8

Swedish Meatballs
A tray of cocktail size meatballs simmered in a rich brown gravy flavored with sour cream and an
assortment of spices.
Serves 6 to 8

Vegetable Stuffed Mushrooms
A medley of fresh spinach, yellow squash & zucchini sautéed and blended with crushed crackers and topped with mozzarella cheese.
Serves 8 to 10

Smoked Salmon Platter
Smoked salmon served with chopped egg, capers, sliced red onion, cream cheese and plain bagels.
Small Serves 3 to 5 • Medium Serves 8 to 10

Classic Fruit Platter
An assortment of cantaloupe, honeydew, watermelon (or berries in season) grapes and pineapple.
Small Serves 8 to 10 • Medium Serves 10 to 14
Large Serves 15 to 20

Tomato Mozzarella Skewers
Italian Cilegina fresh mozzarella, cherry tomatoes and basil served on skewers.
Serves 20 to 25 - Custom sizes available

Veggie Platter
A platter of baby carrots, broccoli florets, cauliflower, celery sticks and vegetable dip.
Extra Small Serves 6 to 8
Small Serves 10 to 14 • Medium Serves 15 to 20
Large Serves 26 to 30

Fruit & Cheese Platter
Seasonal fresh fruits and cubes of cheddar and jarlsburg cheese with a small wedge of brie.
Small Serves 8 to 10 • Medium Serves 15 to 20
Large Serves 26 to 30

Standard Cheese Platter
Choice of four cheeses: white cheddar, yellow cheddar, havarti with dill, provolone, muenster or jarlsburg.
Small Serves 12 to 15 • Medium Serves 16 to 20
Large Serves 25 to 30

Premium Cheese Platter
Choice of premium cheeses or pepperoni. For example: Smoked Gouda, Brie, Blue Stilton, Double Gloucester.
Small Serves 12 to 15 • Medium Serves 16 to 20
Large Serves 25 to 30

► spreads and dips

Flavored Brie Wrapped in Puff Pastry
Fig, cranberry, mushroom and scallion vermouth,
sundried tomato with pesto or traditional (plain). Please request with 48 hours notice.
Serves 8 to 10

Pineapple Salsa
Freshly diced pineapple tossed with cilantro, red onion, tricolored peppers and green onions served with a toasted baguette.
Serves 8 to 10

Spinach & Artichoke Dip
A flavorful blend of spinach and artichokes folded
together and served in a fresh baked bread bowl.
Serves 8 to 10

Black Bean Salsa
Our black bean salsa served with freshly fried tortilla chips.
Serves 6 to 8

Seven Layer Vegetarian Bean Dip
Seven layers of tomato, cheeses, vegetables and beans.
Serves 8 to 10.

► sandwich center

Italian Combo Platter
This meat platter includes mortadella, rosemary ham, sopressata, olives and artichokes.
Serves 10 to 15

The Entertainer Platter
This meat platter includes roast beef, turkey breast, imported ham, salami, American cheese & Swiss cheese.
Serves 10 to 15

The Jamboree Platter
This meat platter includes roast beef, turkey breast, imported ham, salami, American cheese and Swiss cheese.
Serves 20 to 25

Wrap Platter
Half portions of wraps with your choice of cold cuts, or chicken salad, ham salad or tuna salad.
Serves 8 to 10

Sandwich Platter
Half portions of sandwiches with your choice of cold cuts or chicken, ham or tuna salad.
Serves 8 to 10 - Can cut in quarters by request.

Finger Sandwich Platter
24 finger sandwich rolls filled with your choice of chicken salad, ham salad or tuna salad.
Serves 12 to 18

The Italian Hero
Includes Genoa salami, capicola, ham, pepperoni, provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, oil and vinegar.
Available in 3 and 6 foot sizes

The Super Hero
Includes ham, cheese, salami, bologna, lettuce, tomato, mustard or mayonnaise.
Available in 3 and 6 foot sizes

The Georgetown Deluxe Hero
Includes turkey, roast beef, swiss with lettuce, tomato and mayo or mustard.
Available in 3 and 6 foot sizes

Heros sliced upon request.

Optional Add-Ons
• Extra rolls
• Boars Head meats
• Extra tomatoes, red onion, lettuce and pickles served on a platter. Great for build your own sandwiches!
all available at an additional cost

► salad center

Choose from a selection of cold salads that can be ordered either in a serving bowl or in a plain deli container to use with your own serving ware.

Basic Salad Platter
Assortment of coleslaw, potato and macaroni salad arranged on a platter.
Serves 12 to 15

Antipasto Salad Platter
Cubed assorted cheeses and meats, olives, pepperoni peppers, and pimentos in Italian dressing.
Serves 12 to 15

Wheatberry Salad
Wheatberries tossed with sweetened dried cranberries, red and green bell peppers, onions, and sesame oil. Seasoned with garlic salt and pepper.

Balsamic Chicken & Spinach Salad
Grilled chicken tossed with balsamic dressing, fresh spinach, craisins, red and yellow peppers, walnuts, red onion, and salt and pepper.

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad
Quinoa tossed with red bell pepper, Kalamata olives, black olives, mozzarella cheese, and lemon juice. Seasoned with garlic and salt.

Tuscan Bowtie Salad
Farfalle pasta mixed with grape tomatoes, baby spinach, red onion, summer pasta salad dressing, red bell pepper, and Parmesan cheese. Seasoned with fresh basil and parsley.

Farro Artichoke Salad
Farro tossed with chickpeas, artichokes, Greek Kalmata olives, sun dried tomatoes, green bell peppers, roasted corn, and sweet peppers. Seasoned with salt, pepper, and garlic powder.

Kale Super Food Salad
Chopped kale mixed with blueberries, green cabbage, sweetened cranberries, roasted sunflower seeds, red onion, walnuts, and pomegranate blueberry vinaigrette.

Crunchy Vegetable Slaw
Chopped broccoli and cauliflower mixed with raisins, onion, celery, carrots, sunflower seeds, dried cranberries, and cider coleslaw dressing.

Other Salads Available:
Red potato, 3 potato, simple potato, German, northwestern or egg potato, penne pasta, cheese tortellini, macaroni salad, Aegean pasta, 4 bean salad, tomato, mozzarella and basil salad, and much more! See our Deli Manager for ideas!

► asian platters

Egg Rolls
Egg rolls served with a choice of sesame teriyaki dipping sauce or a sweet & sour dipping sauce. Choose either Vegetable, Shrimp, Chicken or Pork.
Serves 8 to 10

Vegetable Spring Rolls
Vegetable spring rolls served with a choice of sesame teriyaki dipping sauce or a sweet & sour dipping sauce.
Serves 8 to 10

General Tso’s Chicken
A blend of Asian spices tossed with tender pieces of tempura battered chicken.
Serves 8 to 10

Orange Chicken
A blend of citrus and Asian spices tossed with tender pieces of chicken.
Serves 8 to 10

Sweet & Sour Pork
A blend of pineapple, red pepper and sweet & sour glaze tossed with tantalizing pieces of pork.
Serves 8 to 10

Vegetable Fried Rice
Tender pieces of chicken tossed with egg and red peppers, stir fried together with a hint of soy and fresh green onions.
Serves 8 to 10

► golden fried or rotisserie chicken

Golden Fried Chicken
Our chicken is a premium sized bird, the chicken breast split in half. Orders available by the piece or in custom sized packages. Value packages include equal numbers of breasts, thighs, drumsticks and wings.

 

Rotisserie Chicken
Tender roasted chicken available in Italian and Classic.
Whole chicken serves 2 to 3

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Pure Poultry Rotisserie Chicken
Caraluzzi’s Own Pure Poultry all natural chicken available in savory or lemon pepper.

► pastas & italian favorites

Good times and good food go together like spaghetti and sauce. Comfort food at it’s finest, fresh from our kitchen, will help your guests feel relaxed and elated.

  • Fettuccine, Sausage & Kale
  • Bowtie Pasta with Prosciutto & Peas in a Parmesan Cream Sauce
  • Chicken, Broccoli & Penne Pasta in a Lemon Oil & Garlic Sauce
  • Baked Ziti
  • Penne Ala Vodka
  • Stuffed Shells, Simmered in Tomato Sauce and Mozzarella Cheese
  • Chicken, Broccoli & Penne Pasta in a Parmesan Cream Sauce
  • Stuffed Cabbage with a Mixture of Seasoned Ground Beef & Rice
  • Lasagna, Meat or Vegetable
  • Eggplant Parmesan
  • Eggplant Rollatini
  • Our Jumbo Meatballs
  • Baked Macaroni & Cheese
  • Buffalo Chicken Macaroni & Cheese

Half Tray Serves 8 to 10

► from the sea

Coconut Encrusted Mahi-Mahi
Tender Mahi-Mahi fish and toasted coconut combine in this tasty fusion of tropical flavors.

Classic Shrimp Platter
With Caraluzzi’s Signature Cocktail Sauce.
(Approx. 70 shrimp) Serves 15 to 20

Sushi Style Seared Panko Encrusted Tuna
Delicious hearty tuna steaks breaded with crunchy panko crumbs and seared to perfection.

Salmon Platter
Garnished with dill sauce, lemons and capers.
Small serves 6 to 8 • Large serves 12 to 15

Premium Shrimp Platter
With Caraluzzi’s Signature Cocktail Sauce.
(Approx. 46 jumbo shrimp) Serves 12 to 18

Tilapia Francaise
Moist & flaky tilapia in a decadent francaise sauce.

► family entrées

More than a just a way to serve food, family-style is a way of life. Share meals and memories easily with classic entrées fresh from our kitchen to your home.

  • Chicken Parmesan
  • Sausage & Peppers
  • Chicken Marsala
  • Chicken Picatta
  • Chicken Cacciatori
  • Chicken Cordon Bleu
  • BBQ or Teriyaki Style Pork Ribs

 

  • Sliced Rotisserie Turkey Breast
  • BBQ Pulled Pork
  • Chicken Francaise
  • Home Style Traditional Meatloaf
  • Home Style Turkey Meatloaf
  • Premium Caraluzzi’s Spiral Glazed Ham
  • Whole Roasted Beef Tenderloin

Half Tray Serves 8 to 10

► side orders

A party is nothing without guests, and a entrée isn’t a meal without stand-out side dishes. Select one of the side orders below for instant enhancement. Unsure what to serve with your main course? Ask our chefs for pairing suggestions.

  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Mashed Potatoes
  • Red Skin Mashed Potatoes
  • Twice Baked Potato
  • Twice Baked Potato with Broccoli & Cheese
  • Roasted Red Potato
  • Traditional Herb Stuffing
  • Whipped Sweet Potato
  • Honey Glazed Carrots
  • Sautéed Spinach with Garlic Cloves
  • Steamed Fresh Asparagus tossed with Oil & Garlic
  • Steamed Fresh Green Beans with toasted Almonds
  • Roasted Cauliflower
  • Broccoli Rabe in a Oil and Garlic Sauce
  • Vegetable Brown Rice
  • Escarole and Beans

 

Deviled Eggs
Deluxe deviled egg platters, garnished with a touch of paprika & parsley on a bed of greens.
Small 28 pieces • Medium 40 pieces
Large 56 pieces

► custom cakes

Hand decorated cakes for any size party and any theme. Our experienced cake decorators will decorate your cake any way you'd like. Choose your favorite cake flavors and frosting for an exceptionally personalized dessert. We can even create edible photographs!

Cake Flavors:
Yellow, Chocolate, Marble, "Carrot", *Red Velvet
Optional: Go half and half and choose 2 cake flavors.

Cake Fillings:
Chocolate, Vanilla or Strawberry Mousse, Bavarian Cream, Chocolate or Vanilla Pudding, Whipped or Buttercream Frosting, and any Fruit Filling.*

Icing Type & Flavor:
Whipped Cream available in - Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry or Cookies & Cream. Buttercream available in - Chocolate, Vanilla or Cream Cheese.

*available at an additional cost:
Some frostings available in custom colors. Optional accessory decorations available at nominal charge. Cakes that require design work will have an additional cost. Please ask for a quote before placing an order.

8" Round Double Layer
Serves 8 - 12 • $14.99

1/4 Sheet Single Layer
Serves 10 - 12
$14.99

1/4 Sheet Double Layer with Filling
Serves 15 - 20
$20.99

1/2 Sheet Single Layer
Services 20-25
$26.99

1/2 Sheet Double Layer with Filling
Serves 40 - 50
$32.99

Full Sheet Single Layer
Serves 50 - 60
$39.99

Full Sheet Double Layer with Filling
Serves 100 - 120
$69.99

► cakes

8 Inch Cannoli Cake
3 layers of vanilla cake, filled with sweet cannoli cream and frosted in a whipped icing.
$15.99

8 Inch Dulce de Leche Cake
Irresistible dulce de leche frosting layered with moist vanilla cake & a chocolate drizzle.
$15.99

Tiramisu
A moist vanilla Italian sponge cake with layers of tiramisu mousse, featuring mascarpone, marsala, and espresso.
$16.99

Italian Rum Cake
Yellow cake soaked in rum liquor and layered with chocolate and plain bavarian cream, then topped with whipped vanilla frosting, almonds and maraschino cherries.
$18.99

Italian Rainbow Cake
Almond cake in three layers of red, yellow and green filled with a hint of raspberry jelly and apricot preserves, then frostedin a rich fudge icing.
$19.99

► dessert platters

Italian Dessert Platter
An assortment of small cannoli, sfogliatelle, éclairs, lobster tails  & tiramisu.
$29.99

Cannoli Dip Platter
Cannoli chips with a rich chocolate chip ricotta cream for dipping.
$16.99

Brownie Platter
Includes chocolate chip, walnut & cream cheese brownies.
$24.99

Brownie Dip Platter
Chocolate chip brownies with 3 varieties of whipped icing for dipping.
$24.99

 

Cake Shot Pack
16 cake shots. Choose from red velvet, chocolate decadent, carrot, lemon coconut, Italian rum, tiramisu, toasted almond, Italian rainbow, pumpkin and strawberry & cream.
$42.00

Brownie Pop Bunch
20 brownie pops dipped in rich Belgium white or milk chocolate.
$36.00

Gourmet Brownie Platter
Mix &  match an assortment of gourmet brownies including lemon, chocolate, raspberry linzer, pecan, fudge, magic bars & more.
$24.99

Gourmet Cupcake Platter
Mix & match an assortment of our gourmet cupcakes. Flavors include mocha, peanut butter, PB&J, pumpkin, caramel apple, lemon, s'mores & more!
$19.99

► cookies

Traditional Cookie Platter
Includes chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin, sugar & brownie cookies. Serves 15-20
$19.99

Gourmet Cookie Platter
Heath bar, chocolate chunk, coconut pecan & triple chocolate cookies. Serves 15-20
$29.99

Italian Cookie Platter
Includes an assortment of Italian cookies. Serves 15-20
$29.99

Message Cookie
A giant, 12 inch chocolate chip cookie decorated any way you'd like.
$10.99

► individual desserts

Large Cannoli
A large toasted cannoli shell filled with sweetened ricotta cheese topped with a dusting of powdered sugar.
Plain $1.99 ea •Chocolate covered $2.49 ea
Flavored $2.99

Sfogliatelle
A clams shaped Italian pastry that has a flaky multi-layer shell filled with sweetened ricotta cheese & lemon zest.
Mini $1.49 ea. • Large $2.49 ea.

Lobster Tails
A cousin to the Sfogliatelle, the NYC version of the Italian classic has a flaky outer crust and a whipped filling.
Mini $1.49 ea. • Large $2.49 ea.

Pasciotti
A traditional Italian cream filled tart. Choose cheese, chocolate or vanilla.
$2.99 ea.

Pignoli Cookies
Traditional cookie made with almond paste and pine nuts.
$18.99 lb.

Chocolate Covered Fruit
Your choice of strawberry or apple dipped in smooth & rich authentic Belgian dark, white or milk chocolate. Chocolate apples may include a garnish, such as chocolate crunchies, swirls or coconut shreds.
Price & size of fruit may vary by season. Please ask for a quote.

► breakfast meeting platter

Small Breakfast Platter
Serves 8 - 10
$16.99

Medium Breakfast Platter
Serves 15 - 20
$29.99

Large Breakfast Platter
Serves 20 - 25
$39.99

► fresh baked breads

Party Boule
A 2 pound rye boule of your choice, either plain rye, seeded rye, marble rye or pumpernickel.
$5.99

Bread Basket
A basket sculpted from bread & filled with a dozen dinner rolls of your choice.
$19.99

Party Boule Platter
A 2 pound rye boule of your choice (either plain, seeded, marble or pumpernickel) filled with a spinach artichoke dip and surrounded by fresh, sliced rye bread.
$22.99

Soup Bread Bowls
Personal sized Italian bread bowls.
$1.49 ea.