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With exceptional food and detailed service James Event Productions builds custom menus for your specific corporate needs. From healthy breakfasts and gourmet lunches to on the go snacks and delectable dinners our chefs can create a menu to exceed your expectations

Corporate Event Menus

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Team Building & Staff Fun Day

All Team Grill

Mixed Sausage Skewers
Includes garlic chicken sausage, Hungarian kielbasa, beer barrel bratwurst with Cajun, sweet garlic, and spicy grain Dijon mustards

1/3lb Hand Made Jalapeño and Cheddar Flame Grilled Hamburgers
Served with all the condiments and fresh buns

Tri Color Pasta Salad
With fresh vegetables and parmesan in a light vinaigrette dressing

Green Salad Bar
Fresh assortment of broccoli, carrots, sprouts, mushrooms, cherry tomatoes, sliced cucumber, garbanzo beans, grated cheese, herbed croutons and ranch and Italian dressing

Sliced Watermelon
Sliced and served on ice

Baskets of Freshly Baked Chocolate Chip, Peanut Butter and Oatmeal Cookies

Motivational Driven Events

Team Brunch Menu

Omelet Station
Made to order omelet bar with dairy fresh eggs, bay shrimp, sliced mushrooms, bell pepper, green onion, chopped asparagus tips, diced ham, bacon bits, black olives, cheddar cheese and fresh salsa

Fresh Fruits Medley
Seasonal melons, grapes, and strawberries

Beverage Bar
Apple, orange, grapefruit, cranberry juice
Gourmet regular and decaf coffee
Fresh half and half, low fat and non fat cream, sugar, sugar in the raw and splenda
Assorted tea hot options
Ice water

Grand Opening & Open Houses

Easy Entertaining

Steakhouse Station
Our chef will prepare appetizer sized portions for your guest’s pleasure.
Steak au poivre, caramelized onions, sautéed mushrooms, complete with garlic roasted smashed potatoes on the side

Italian Charcuterie Station
Assorted Italian meats and cheeses with gourmet crackers, fresh crostini and toasted focaccia fingers, fresh bruschetta mix, roasted garlic dip, buffalo mozzarella balls and marinated grilled baby veggies and roasted red pepper crostini

Street Taco Station
Tequila-lime grilled chicken & chili rubbed beef served in mini corn tortillas. includes roasted corn-chipotle salsa, avocado-tomatillo salsa, fresh pico de gallo, shredded Monterey jack cheese & cheddar cheese, fresh cilantro, lime wedges & coarse sea salt

Pasta Station
Farfalle & orecchiette pastas, double parmesan cream sauce and basil-balsamic marinara sauce, mini Italian meatballs, parmesan cheese, chili flakes, caramelized onions, roasted vegetables, and sundried tomatoes

Margarita Salad served in a Margarita Glass
Crisp greens, margarita shrimp, tortilla strips, black beans, corn, lime wedge & fresh cilantro with chipotle dressing

Cosmo Salad served in a Martini Glass
Field greens, sliced strawberries & goat cheese crumbles topped with berry-kettle vodka vinaigrette & lemon wedge

Presentation of Mini Desserts
Lemon bars in shortbread crust, raspberry almond torte bars, mini fruit tartlets with custard, crème brulee cheese bites, pecan bites, mocha crunch bars

In Office Events

Working Lunch

Assorted trays of Individual Deli Sandwiches
To include sliced turkey breast, smoked ham, roast beef sandwiches on fresh baked rolls with cheddar and Swiss cheese, fresh lettuce, tomato and onions, mayo and mustard

Mixed Green Salad
Citrus segments, blue cheese crumbles, pine nuts, and raspberry vinaigrette

Apple Walnut Coleslaw

Fresh Fruits Medley
Seasonal melons, grapes, and strawberries

Pickles, Peppers and Olive Bar

Assorted Bags of Chips

Double Fudge Brownies with Assorted Toppings and Assorted Fresh Baked Cookies

Cocktail Parties

Bringing The Happy Hour to You

New England Dungeness Crab Cakes Sliders
With lemon aioli

Angus Sirloin Sliders
With caramelized Maui onions and chipotle mayonnaise

Martini Mash Potato
With Yukon gold and garlic red mash potatoes with assorted toppings and sauces to include sirloin steak bites in shitake cabernet mushroom sauce, lobster cream sauce, basil cream sauce, smoked bacon, button mushrooms sautéed in butter and white wine, sweet baby peas, chives, shredded gruyere and smoked Tillamook cheddar, sour cream and whipped butter

Sirloin Steak Bites
Shitake cabernet mushroom sauce, lobster cream sauce, basil cream sauce, smoked bacon,
button mushrooms sautéed in butter and white wine, sweet baby peas, chives, shredded gruyere and smoked tillamook cheddar, sour cream and whipped butter

Coconut Beer Battered Shrimp
With tangerine mustard dipping sauce

Thai Chicken Pizza
With plum sauce and cilantro

Chocolate Dipping Bar
White & Dark Chocolate Dipped Strawberries, bananas and fresh baked cookies coated with assorted toppings to include chocolate chips, white chocolate chips, toasted coconut, chopped macadamia nuts and toasted almonds

Award Dinners

Thank You For a Job Well Done

Spiced Carrot Apple Mint Soup
With fresh mint

Lobster Salad
With avocado, roasted tomatoes, shaved fennel with meyer lemon-tarragon vinaigrette

Roasted Duck Breast
With cherry and black peppercorn sauce

Rosemary Grilled Pork Tenderloin
Over creamy mushroom risotto

Grilled Brussell Sprouts
With spiced pecans and dried cranberries

Mini Chocolate Flourless Cake
A delicious bittersweet flourless chocolate cake with raspberry puree and fresh almond whipping cream with gourmet chocolate drizzle.

Retirement Celebrations

Bon Voyage

Roasted Heirloom Tomato Soup

Arugula and Bibb Lettuce
With sliced red anjou pears, pancetta, bleu cheese crumbles, and candied pecans drizzled with black mustard vinaigrette

Grilled Swordfish
With citrus pesto

Mesquite Grilled Petite Filet Mignon
Drizzled with our mushroom cabernet sauce

Portobello Stuffed Ravioli
With sautéed asparagus tips served with roasted garlic cream sauce

Colorful Garden Vegetables Grilled
With lemon garlic butter

Individual Cheesecakes
New york cheesecake, chocolate truffle cheesecake, white chocolate raspberry cheesecake

Safety Meetings

Great Start Breakfast Buffet

Fluffy Egg Scramble
With seasoned potatoes, sautéed scallions and 2 cheeses

Buttermilk Silver Dollar Pancakes
Served with fruited compote and maple syrup, and butter

Grilled Virginia Pit Ham Slices

Link Style Country Smoked Sausage

Seasonal Fruit Platters

Bakery Station
Freshly baked pastries to include raspberry and cherry coffee rings, gourmet bear claws, fruit muffins and croissants, served with sweet butter and preserves

Beverage Bar
Apple, orange, grapefruit, cranberry juice
Gourmet regular and decaf coffee
Fresh half and half, low fat and non fat cream, sugar, sugar in the raw and splenda
Assorted tea hot options
Ice water

Holiday Menus

Menu Ideas

  • Tray passed appetizers
  • Chef stations
  • Traditional holiday buffet
  • Four-course sit-down dinner
  • Gourmet small plates
  • Wine, cheese and dessert
  • Surf & Turf
  • Classic Christmas tea
  • Children’s menus

Tastings

Adding a “tasting” aspect to your party is a great way to entertain and engage your guests. How about:

  • Wine, champagne and beer tastings
  • Vodka, tequila and rum tastings
  • Wine and chocolate pairings
  • Cigar bars

Signature Elements

Let’s brand your event with your logo on a gourmet dessert. Or, send your guest off with a branded bag of “after party” snacks filled from a candy or cookie bar.

 

Corporate Picnics

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Our Famous Classic Picnic BBQ

All Beef Chili Dog Grilled Bar
Served for 4 hours

Includes 100% natural beef hot dogs,
with the following:• Fresh buns • Chili • Shredded Cheese • Ketchup • Mustard • Onions • Relish

Classic Picnic Buffet
Served for 2 hours

Entrees
Choose 2 of the 4 Entrees below:

Flame Grilled Hamburgers
Served with all the condiments and fresh buns

Slow Roasted Sliced BBQ Beef
Prepared with either BBQ or teriyaki sauce

BBQ Chicken Breast
Grilled boneless chicken brushed with BBQ sauce

Roasted BBQ Chicken (bone-in)
Finished on the grill, brushed with rich BBQ sauce

Dessert: Freshly Baked Cookies
Baskets of freshly baked Chocolate Chip, Peanut Butter and Oatmeal Cookies

Side Dishes

Choose 3 of the 8 sides below:

Homemade Vegetarian BBQ Baked Beans
Slow cooked with molasses

Tri-Color Pasta Salad
Tossed with fresh vegetables and parmesan, in a light vinaigrette

Traditional Macaroni Picnic Salad

Country Fresh Potato Salad
Diced russet potatoes blended with creamy mayonnaise

Coleslaw
Served with our cream cider vinaigrette

Green Salad
With ranch and Italian dressings and croutons

Sliced Watermelon
Sliced and served on ice

Fresh Fruit Medley *
Melons, grapes and seasonal strawberries
* Please add $1.00 per guest for this option

Surf's Up Luau

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Grilled Fish Taco Bar

The menu includes BOTH the Fish Taco Bar and Luau BBQ Buffet

Served for 4 hours Surf style grilled fish tacos, with the following: •  Warm Tortillas  •  Fresh Jalapeño Mango Papaya Salsa •  Chopped Cabbage  •  Lime Wedges

Luau BBQ Buffet

Served for 2 hours

Entrees

Kahlua Pulled Pork
Slow roasted, shredded and topped with a Kahlua-infused BBQ sauce
Grilled Chicken Breasts Skewers
With bell peppers, onion, pineapple and brushed with a Teriyaki Pineapple Sauce

Dessert: Macadamia Nut Brownies, Coconut Macaroons and Pineapple Upside-down Cake Squares

Side Dishes

Sea Shell Macaroni Salad
Traditional macaroni salad with an island flare

Island Rice
Tossed with mandarin oranges, currants and toasted almonds

Garden Fresh Mixed Greens
With citrus segments, roasted pine nuts and a lime balsamic vinaigrette

Tropical Fresh Fruit Medley
Sliced pineapple, kiwi, seasonal melons and topped with grapes and strawberry

Hawaiian Sweet Rolls
Freshly baked and served with butter

California Grillin

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Shoestring French Fry Bar

The menu includes BOTH the French Fry Bar and California Grill Buffet

Served for 4 hours Includes all the following toppings: • Chili • Shredded Cheddar Cheese • Ranch Dressing • Jalapenos • Diced Onions • Ketchup • Mustard • Seasoning Salt

California Buffet

Served for 2 hours

Entrees

Grilled Garlic Chicken Sausages
Served on a cracked-wheat roll, with grilled onions and wholegrain mustard
BBQ Tri-Tip
Grilled slowly over mesquite, sliced and smothered with Hickory BBQ Sauce

Dessert: Cupcakes Lemon and Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Side Dishes

Vegetable Skewers
Brushed with a green chili, cilantro and ginger glaze
Garlic Roasted Red Potatoes
With bites of sage and garlic
Apple Walnut Coleslaw
Tossed in a sweet creamy dressing
Fresh Rolls and Butter

Southwest Fiesta

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Deluxe Nacho & Taco Bar

The menu includes BOTH the Nacho or Taco Bar and Fiesta Buffet

Served for 4 hours

Stone-Ground Tortilla Chips or Fresh Tortillas with the following toppings:

  • Fresh Salsa Bar
  • Shredded Cheese
  • Sour Cream
  • Chopped Onions
  • Jalapenos
  • Cilantro

Fiesta Buffet

Served for 2 hours

Entrees

Chipotle Carnitas
Slow cooked in a rich Chipotle sauce. Served with fresh flour tortillas and Mexican cheese
Rancho-style Vegetarian Cheese Enchiladas
Stuffed with cheese and topped with enchilada sauce

Dessert Tres Leches Cake

Side Dishes

New Mexico Red Rice
With corn and red pepper confetti
Slow Simmered Pinto Beans
South by Southwest Salad
Chopped salad with green apples, avocado, jicama, cucumber, tortilla strips, and Monterey jack cheese; and tossed with Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette
Sliced Watermelon
Sliced and served on ice

The Cowboy BBQ

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Open Ranged Grilled Corn Bar

The menu includes BOTH the Grilled corn Bar and the Dude Ranch Buffet

Served for 4 hours

Grilled Corn on the Cobb in the Husk with all the following toppings:

• Butter • Mayonnaise • Parmesan Cheese
• Salt and Pepper • Chili Powder

Dude Ranch Buffet

Served for 2 hours

Entrees

St. Louise Style Baby Back
Served in Hickory BBQ Sauce, Honey Mustard or Fresh Apricot BBQ Glaze

Grilled BBQ bone in chicken
Finished on the grill, chicken brushed with a Lemon
Ginger BBQ sauce

Dessert: Back Porch Cobblers Choose from Peach, Apple, Cherry, or Peach-A-Berry. served with Vanilla Ice Cream.

Side Dishes

Three Cheese Macaroni
Finished with golden parmesan bread crumbs

Home Made Country Red Rose Potato Salad
With flame-roasted peppers

Panhandle Molasses BBQ Baked Beans
Made from scratch

Mesquite Grilled Garden Vegetables
Marinated in a herbed vinaigrette

Southern Biscuits, Cornbread Muffins, or Fresh Rolls
and Butter

Fun Foods & Beverages

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Option 1

Churros

Cotton Candy
Available 10+ flavors

Soft Hot Pretzels
w/ Salt & Mustard

Roasted Peanuts

Fresh Popped Popcorn
Optional Flavors included:
Garlic Salt and Pepper
Caramel
Nacho Cheddar
Ranch
Jalapeno Jack
Chili Spice

Funnel Cakes
With powered sugar, strawberry sauce, chocolate drizzles, and whipped cream

Kettle Corn

Candied & Caramel Apples

Sno Cones

Nacho Bar

Ice Cream Novelties
Big Sticks
50/50 Bars
Fudge Pops

Option 2

Upgraded Frozen Novelties
Options includes:
Frozen Bananas
Dove Bars
Cookies and Cream
Strawberry Shortcake
Drumsticks
Traditional Ice Cream Sandwiches
Toll House Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches
M & M Cookie Sandwiches
UFO’s
Bomb Pops
Ice Tickles
Dippn’ Dotts

Frozen Fruit-a-Freeze Bars
In Tropical Flavors: Lime, Coconut, Strawberry, Watermelon and more

Make Your Own Ice Cream Sundae Bar
Single and Double Scoop options available. Also includes 10 toppings: Peanuts, Chocolate and Rainbow Sprinkles, Oreo Cookie pieces, M&M’s, Hot Tamales candies, Reese’s Pieces, Skittles candies, Chocolate and Caramel Sauces, Whipped Cream and Maraschino Cherries

Hand Scooped Gourmet Ice Cream Sundae

Nitro Ice Cream
Custom-made, seasonal flavors. Made from fresh ingredients and right before your eyes!

Smoothie Bar
Custom made in a variety of fresh flavors

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Soft Drinks

Self Serve Light Beverage Station (bartender addition available)
Served in insolated beverages coolers

Country Time Lemonade – Lipton Brisk Flavored Iced Tea – Ice Water

Up Scale Light Beverage Bar (includes bartender)
Served in acrylic beverages urns

Fresh Lemonade with Citrus Garnish
Fresh Lipton Iced Tea with Citrus Garnish
Ice Water flavored with Mint and Cucumber
Sparkling Water

Self Serve Soft Drinks Station (bartender option available)
Served in insolated beverages coolers

Pepsi – Diet Pepsi – Sierra Mist
Country Time Lemonade – Lipton Brisk Flavored Iced Tea – Ice Water

Up Scale Soft Drinks Bar (includes bartender)
Served in acrylic beverages urns

Pepsi – Diet Pepsi – Sierra Mist
Fresh Lemonade with Citrus Ring Garnish
Fresh Lipton Iced Tea with Citrus Ring Garnish
Ice Water flavored with Mint and Cucumber
Sparkling Water

Hot Drinks

Regular and Decaf Coffee
Cream and Sweeteners

Gourmet Coffee Station
Assorted flavor add ins and toppings

Coffee Cart or Station
Serving Lattes, Espressos, Mochas, Cocoa, and Coffee
fresh whipped cream, chocolate shavings

Hot Apple Cider & Cocoa Station
w/ cinnamon sticks & whipped cream

Bar Options

BAR OPTIONS
All Bar Options Include:
4 Hours of Service
1 Bartender
6’ Portable Bar w/ skirting
Clear Acrylic Disposable Glassware, Napkins; Stir Straws
Ice and mixes / condiments

Hosted Soft Bar
Domestic Beer
House Wine Service
Soft Drink Service

Hosted Premium Bar
Smirnoff Vodka, Gordon’s Gin, J&B Scotch, 7 Crown, Jack Daniels, Bacardi Rum, Malibu Rum, Spiced Rum, Jose Cuervo Gold Tequila, Christian Brothers Brandy, Kahlua, Midori, Apple, Triple Sec, Amaretto, Peach Schnapps
Bottled Domestic Beer
House Wine Service
Soft Drink Service

Hosted Gold Label Bar
Absolute Vodka, Grey Goose Vodka, Tanqueray Gin, Chivas Regal Scotch, Crown Royal, Jack Daniels, Bacardi Rum, Malibu Rum, Captain Morgan Rum, Patron Silver, 1800 Tequila, Hennessey Cognac, Jagermiester, Grand Marnier, Kahlua, Midori, Triple Sec, Amaretto, Peach Schnapps
Premium Beer Service
Upscale House Wine Service
Soft Drink Service

Non Hosted Bars available at all levels
We welcome special requests. Please call one of our qualified event coordinators to discuss your needs.

Specialty Services

FROZEN DRINKS

We can do a variety of frozen drinks in over 20 flavors either non alcoholic or with tequila, rum or vodka to make the perfect themed drink for your event

TASTING

We can create any tasting to fit your event needs; here are a few samples of tasting we have done at past events:

Micro Brew
Wine
Champagne
Brandy
Tequila