Sample Italian Dinner Party Menu

Antipasti

Light Cheese Board

Select pairings

Prosciutto Wrapped Melon

Scallop Crudo

Roasted Marinated Peppers on Baked Ricotta

Tomato Basil Garlic on Baked Ricotta

Primi

Italian Wedding Soup

Rich broth, pork and beef meatballs, orzo, kale

Cioppino

Clams, mussels, shrimp, squid, tomato herb seafood broth, garlic crostini

Ricotta Gnocchi

Gorgonzola cream sauce or creamy pesto sauce

Shrimp Ravioli

Handmade semolina pasta, shrimp mousseline, jumbo prawn, lemon sauce

Chicken Ravioli

Lemon caper sauce

Mandilli di Seta

handkerchief pasta”, thin delicate sheets of pasta, pesto, tomato sauce

Insalata

Caprese

Burrata & ciliegine mozzarella, heirloom tomatoes, arugula, lemon pesto, balsamic glaze

Panzanella

baby spinach, tomato, cucumber, radish, balsamic glaze, Italian dressing

Caesar Salad

 Crisp romaine, handmade Caesar dressing, fresh croutons, shaved parmesan

Secondi 

Red Wine Braised Short Ribs

Parmesan polenta, parmesan frico, red wine reduction

Spaghetti & Meatballs   

Chicken Piccata

Linguine 

Chicken or Veal Saltimbocca

Mushroom Risotto

Chicken Parmesan

Dolce

Tiramisu

Various Panna Cotta:

Apple Pecan

Caramel Pear

Berries & Cream

Summer Fruits

 

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