Holiday Menu 2017
This menu is available from Friday, December 1st through New Year’s Eve.
- Orders for Christmas Eve will be available for pick-up Sunday, December 24th, until 4pm.
- We will be closed on Christmas Day.
- Due to the number of holiday orders we receive, please place your order by 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 19th.
- Orders for New Year’s Eve will be available for pick-up Sunday, December 31st, until 3pm.
Catering orders may be picked up at our store, or you can make arrangements to have your catering dropped off. We can also set up your catering upon delivery if needed. We can provide servers to help with everything from setting up to serving during your party to cleaning up afterward (a service gratuity is appreciated, although not required). We can provide rentals for any items you may need to make your party a success.
Servers - $25/hour (4-hour minimum)
On-Site Chef - $40/hour (3-hour minimum)
Delivery is typically available in Farmington and Avon and most surrounding areas, with adequate notice.
If you would like your order delivered, please ask about delivery and/or set-up fees to your town
when placing your order.
Chafing Dish Rental - $15/each per day (including 2-hour sterno), to be returned by 10am the next day.
Cupcake trees/cake plates - $25 each per day, to be returned by 10am the next day.
Disposable, biodegradable plates, napkins and utensils - $0.40 per person.
China can be provided as well. Ask for details.
We require a credit card number to secure your order.
Any changes or cancellations to your order must be received by 3:00pm two days before your order. Any changes or cancellations must be received and confirmed by the owner to be valid. We are all about freshness, so our items are made fresh for your order, although preparation for your order usually begins the day before. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.
Cinnamon Rolls (8-inch round pan serves 4-6) $9.99 (available Christmas Eve only)
Gooey cinnamon rolls with maple orange icing (can be ordered baked or unbaked).
Coffeecakes $9.59 each
Choose from: Blueberry Lemon, Old-Fashioned Streusel or Chocolate Chip Meltaway.
Breakfast Pastry Tray $3.25 per person
Cinnamon twists, croissants, filled croissants and muffins.
Yogurt Parfaits $3.79 each
Plain, non-fat yogurt, our own granola and fresh berries.
Chia Parfaits $4.79 each
Vanilla chia pudding with cashew coconut cream and fresh berries (dairy-free, contains no gluten).
Overnight Oat Parfits $4.79 each
Made with rolled oats, coconut milk, vanilla and raw honey, topped with your choice of chocolate chunks and coconut, or fresh berries and coconut, with our housemade granola on the side (dairy-free, contains no gluten).
Fresh Fruit Salad (approx 1/4lb per person) $6.89/lb
Cantaloupe, honeydew, pineapple, red grapes and berries.
Croissant Breakfast Bake $50 (feeds 8-10)
Croissants layered with tomatoes, bacon and cheese, baked in an egg custard.
French Toast Casserole (sm $55, lg $110)
small serves 8-10, large serves 15-20
Delicious French toast with praline topping and real maple syrup.
Quiche (serves 6-8) $19.50
Choose from the following: Lorraine; Broccoli Cheddar; Oven-Roasted Tomato, Artichoke, Fresh Mozzarella.
Comes with cups, stirrers, napkins, creamers, sugar/sweetener
Java box (serves 12 8oz cups) $16
Coffee urn (serves 55 8oz cups) $60
Featuring Harney’s teas in silk sachets
Comes with cups, stirrers, napkins, creamers, sugar/sweetener, honey
Hot tea box (serves 12 8oz cups) $24
Tea urn (serves 55 8oz cups) $80
Juices and Waters
Minute Maid, Dasani Water, Smart Water, San Pellegrino Sparkling Water
Baguettes $3.99 each (sliced or whole)
Cranberry Pecan Multi-Grain Bread $5.99/loaf
Herb Cheddar Biscuits $7.50/dozen (2 dozen minimum)
Honey Butter $5.99 (8oz container)
small bowl (serves 6-8)
large bowl (serves 12-15)
Farmington Valley Salad (sm $22, lg $40)
Baby greens, Granny Smith apples, red grapes, sliced almonds, dried cranberries and feta with our balsamic vinaigrette.
Late Harvest Salad (sm $25, lg $45)
Kale brussel sprout blend, roasted butternut squash, dried cherries, goat cheese, spiced pecans and cornbread croutons with a cider vinaigrette.
Hot Appetizers (3lb/3 dozen minimum)
Sweet and Sour Meatballs $18/lb (3lb minimum)
Meatballs simmered in a tangy sauce.
Swedish Meatballs $18/lb (3lb minimum)
Meatballs simmered in a sour cream gravy.
Stuffed Mushrooms $19.99/dozen (3doz minimum per kind) (must be baked off just before serving)
Spinach Asiago (V)
Party Platters (serve 15-20)
Satay Tray $90
Lemon chicken skewers, sweet 'n spicy beef skewers and Thai shrimp with satay peanut sauce.
Shrimp Cocktail $110
Jumbo shrimp with our creamy your choice of Green Goddess dip or classic cocktail sauce.
Pork Tenderloin Crostini $75
Sliced pork tenderloin, rosemary aioli and apple chutney on buttery asiago crostini.
Bruschetta Platter $30
Buttery asiago crostini surrounding a bowl of Italian "salsa" (diced tomatoes, shredded sharp provolone and fresh mozzarella tossed in a tomato basil vinaigrette).
Deviled Egg Tray $22
Hummus Tray $33
Our lemony roasted garlic hummus with housemade pita chips, carrots and cucumbers.
Crostini (two sliced baguettes toasted with olive oil, butter and garlic) $8.99/bag
Sweet & Salty Mix (peanuts, dried pineapple, soy sauce, honey, sesame seeds and seasonings) $12/lb
Spiced Pecans (butter, brown sugar, salt, cayenne pepper, rosemary) $20/lb
Sliced Roasted Turkey Breast $14.50/lb
Turkey breast roasted in sage, butter and wine. 3lb minimum (average 2 people per pound).
Herb-Roasted Beef Tenderloin $37.99/lb
Tenderloin seared with extra virgin olive oil, fresh herbs and seasonings (we provide instuctions for cooking to your desired doneness). Recommend serving with our Stilton bleu cheese sauce ($16/quart).
Small (serves 6-8) $40.00
Large (serves 12-15) $80.00
Lasagna Bolognese - pasta sheets layered with marinara sauce, ground beef and our 3-cheese blend.
Harvest Lasagna - pasta sheets layered with roasted butternut squash, fresh spinach, sage cream sauce and our 3-cheese blend (Vegetarian).
Chicken Spinach Mushroom - pasta sheets layered with roasted chicken, spinach, gourmet mushrooms, roasted shallots, sage cream sauce, and a 3-cheese blend (may be made vegetarian).
Fran's Cheesy Potatoes
Diced red potatoes and our 3-cheese mac 'n cheese sauce, topped with asiago and buttered bread crumbs. (Vegetarian).
Serves 4-6 $13.99
Serves 10-15 $36.99
Creamy Swiss Chard Cauliflower Bake
Sauteed Swiss chard and roasted cauliflower in a housemade fontina cream sauce, topped with buttered herbed focaccia bread crumbs, asiago and Parmesan (Vegetarian).
Serves 4-6 $14.99
Serves 8-10 $42.99
Twice Baked Butternut Squash
Halves of roasted butternut squash filled with a mixture of roasted butternut, heavy cream, asiago and fresh sage. To be baked again before serving, and then topped with whipped Parmesan cream and candied hazelnut bacon bits (may be ordered Vegetarian).
Serves 6-8 (2 squash halves) $16.99
Roasted Tri-Color Carrots & Parsnips in a Citrus Herb Butter
Tri-color carrots and parsnips tossed in extra virgin olive oil with salt & pepper. To be roasted 40-45 min at 450°F. Toss in our citrus herb butter and serve (Vegetarian).
Serves 4-6 $14.99
Turkey Gravy ($10.99/quart)
Rich turkey gravy flavored with wine and herbs.
Stilton Bleu Cheese Sauce ($16.00/quart)
Rich Stilton cream sauce to be served with beef tenderloin.
Pies (available Christmas Eve only)
Our pies are made from scratch to order. Choose from the following 10” pies:
Apple (double-crust or crumb) $19.99
Chocolate Crème $19.99
Key Lime $25.99
Nutella Pie $27.99 (available daily)
Tortes (8-inch, feeds 12-16) $29.99
Chocolate Mousse Torte - Chocolate cake filled with chocolate mousse, iced with decadent chocolate buttercream and covered with chocolate ganache, with Swiss chocolate curls.
Chambord Torte - Chocolate cake with raspberry filling, iced with decadent chocolate buttercream and covered with chocolate ganache, with Swiss chocolate curls.
Carrot Torte - Moist carrot cake with raisins, pineapple and coconut, iced and filled with cream cheese icing, garnished on the sides with walnuts and on top with candied orange peels.
Yule Log ($39.99) - Vanilla sponge cake filled with chocolate hazelnut mousse, covered with chocolate fudge icing, garnished with meringue mushrooms.
Other Desserts & Gift Giving
Holiday Cookie Tray (2lb tray $39/3lb tray $49)
Assorted holiday cookies on a platter, shrink-wrapped, with ribbon and adorned with a giant gingerbread snowflake.
Spiced Pecan Gift Bags $9.99
Pecan halves, butter, brown sugar, salt, cayenne pepper, and rosemary. Packaged in a cellophane bag, tied with festive ribbon.
Holiday Mix Gift Bags $6.99
A flavorful mix of peanuts, dried pineapple, soy sauce, honey, sesame seeds and seasonings. Packaged in a cellophane bag, tied with festive ribbon.
Boxed Truffles in clear boxes of 5 or 10, tied with a ribbon.
Clear box of 5 $8.49 Clear box of 10 $15.99
Enjoy our hand-rolled, rich chocolate truffles in a variety of flavors:
Pistachio, Raspberry, Hazelnut, Espresso, Grand Marnier
Cookies by the Pound $13.99/lb
Choose from our festive selection of holiday cookies: Chocolate Crinkle, Mexican Wedding, Chocolate-Dipped Scottish Shortbread, Linzer Stars, Gingerbread Boys, Spritz Cookies, Lemon Sugar Wreaths, Peanut Butter Blossoms and Frosted Sugar.
Dessert Bar Tray
Enjoy our mouth-watering selection of Chocolate Chip Ganache Brownies, Lemon Bars, Salted Toffee Bars and Peanut Butter Bars.
Small (40 small pieces) $34.99 Large (80 small pieces) $67.99
Cake Pop Tray
Cake pops are available on trays in two sizes:
Small Tray (23 cake pops, two flavors) $45
Large Tray (45 cake pops, 4 flavors) $90