International Buffets

Max Catering can prepare your event in any style.  The grandmothers and even the relatives from the “Old Country” tell us that they’re pleased with what we present.           Please let us know your favorites. We’ll be happy to bring you back “home”.

Middle-East / Greek / Persian

Please talk to Mitchell about your preferred country/ethnic style of preparation

Meze
Tabouleh
Foul Meddamas
Kabobs
Koubideh / Kofta
Kibbeh
Shawarma
Lebneh
Knafeh (kataifi) / Baklava
Mint Tea

Italian

Antipasti – Hot and Cold
Pasta i Fagioli   or   Minestrone Soup
Pastas
Pizza
Arancini
Frittati
Scampi / Vongole / Mussels and other Shellfish
Lasagnas
Risotti, Polenta & Gnocchi
Osso Bucco
Eggplant or Chicken Parmigiana
Ricotta Cheesecake (Torta di Ricotta)
Tiramisu
Biscotti

French country-style

Onion Soup Gratinee
Tourin – Bread and Garlic Soup
Pistou Soup
Salade Frisee with bacon, potatoes, poached egg, and a bacon sherry vinaigrette
Duck Rillettes Salad

Cassoulet
Bouillabaise
Seafood Bourride
Pot au Feu
Coq au Vin
Coq au Vin Jaune
Chicken Fricasse
Beef Bourguignon
Brasied Short Ribs
Roast Chicken and Lentil Stew

Ratatouille
Roasted Winter Vegetables
Tomatoes Duxelles

Apple Tarte Tatin
Pot de Creme au Chocolat

Morrocan

Harira

Assorted Moroccan Salads
Kefta
Merguez Sausage

Vegetable, Lamb or Chicken Tagine
Chicken Cous Sous
B’Stilla
Chermoula and Harissa
Khobz (Moroccan Bread)

Mint Tea
Baklava & Keneffa
Seffa

Chinese

Crisp Jade Salad with shrimp, ham,  and cashews
Scallion Pancakes

Fillet of Sole in black bean sauce

Steamed fish with ginger, green onions, cilantro and sesame oil

Orange Chicken or Orange Beef
Kung Pao Chicken
Mu Shu Pork

Shrimp with Broccoli
Emerald Shrimp
Stri-fried Squid in Black Bean Sauce

Bean Curd in Oyster Sauce
Mixed Vegetables in Garlic and Oyster Sauce

Steamed Rice or Fried Fried

Japanese

Miso Soup
Chilled Buckwheat Soba Noodles
Sunomono (Japanese Cucumber Salad)
Nigiri-Sushi
Chicken Tonkatsu
Chicken Yakitori – Grilled Chicken
Hiyashi Chukasoba – (Summertime Chilled Chukasoba Noodles)
Sliced fresh fruit
Green Tea

Sushi Pyramid

Layers of sushi rice with avocado, smoked salmon and tuna, accompanied by pickled ginger and wasabi, surrounded by assorted sushi rolls

Thai

Heavenly Beef
Sate
Som Tom Thai
Tom Kha Kai (Coconut Chicken Soup)
Glass Noddle Salad
Larb (Ground Meat Salad)
Pad Thai
Fish, Meat or Vegetable Curries
Fish, Meat or Vegetable Jungle Curries
Jasmine Rice or Fried Rice

Sri Lankan (Jaffna-style) / or Indian  (Punjab-style)

Patties – Vegetable or Fish
Kadalai Vadai
Dahl
Rasam
Mulligatawny
Vegetable Curries
Mutton Curry
Shrimp Curry
Eggplant Curry / Baingan Bharta
Aloo Gobi
Chutneys
Rice
Lassi
Gulab Jamon / Carrot or Paadam Halvah / Coconut Rock / Vattalappam

Taste of Mexico

Mexican Caesar Salad
Pork Carnitas with pico de gallo and fresh cilantro
Warm Corn and Flour Tortillas
Beef or Chicken Enchilada Casserole (choice of one)
Beans and Rice
Salsa & Tortilla Chips

Carribean

Yuca Mufongo with Cilantro Aioli Sauce
Black Bean Soup
Pepperpot Soup
Heart of Palm Salad in a light creamy dressing

Shrimp Sofrito
Jamaican Jerk Chicken
Curried Lamb – Trinidadian-style
Run Down

Arroz con Pollo – Puerto Rican-style
Arroz Mamposteao – Puerto Rican Rice & Beans
Fried Plantains