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House Party

By | August 16th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Bistro Boys recently had the opportunity to cater a lovely house party in Denver. The menu included some of our favorite dishes from passed hors d’oeuvres to a delicious buffet and cake-filled desserts all featured below.

House Party Menu

Passed Hors d’oeuvres

Coriander Encrusted Tuna

With wasabi mayo, crisp cucumber, toasted wonton chip

Watermelon and Feta Skewer

Served with fresh mint glaze

On The Buffet

Grilled Salmon

With seasonal fruit salsa

Thyme Marinated Colorado Beef

Topped with a red wine roasted shallot demi glaze

Rigatoni Pasta

Sauteed with wild mushrooms, tomatoes, sugar snap peas, with a vinaigrette sauce and topped with parmesan cheese

Platters of Grilled Seasonal Vegetables

Brushed with herbs and olive oil

Warm Dinner Rolls

Served with herb compound butter

Dessert Selection

S’mores Whoopie Pies

Chocolate cake filled with marshmallow cream dipped in ganache and rolled in graham crackers

Bistro Boys can help make any home party-ready! We offer different serving options to fit your party style from passed hors d’oeuvres to beautiful food displays and buffets. Years of catering in hundreds of unique locations afford us a repertoire that will make your next house party noteworthy, fun, and unique. To learn more about our private party and social event catering visit our Private Parties page or contact us today.

Tesla Grand Opening Event in Cherry Creek

By | August 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Bistro Boys recently had the opportunity to cater the exciting Grand Opening event for the new Tesla location in the Cherry Creek Mall. Not only did the event feature some top of the line rides, but the Bistro Boys team also provided top of the line dishes, displays and catering services. Check out some great event shots and menu items listed below!

Tesla Grand Opening Menu

Passed Hors d’oeuvres

Petite Beef Tenderloin Bite marinated and seared beef tenderloin served on a grilled crostini with horseradish aioli and fried shallot
Braised Lamb Taco with pickled red onion, queso fresco, avocado mousse and cilantro
Boursin Stuffed Mushroom Caps topped with toasted focaccia bread crumbs and parmesan cheese

Stationed Hors D’oeuvres

Buratta Cheese and Balsamic Candied Fig Crostini with crispy prosciutto and arugula pesto on grilled crostini
Bison Slider – fresh bison patty served with bourbon bbq sauce and crispy fried onions on a handcrafted roll
Vegan “Sushi” Roll with sticky rice wrapped in nori with mango, cucumber, and avocado,
topped with wasabi and pickled ginger (Vegan, GF)

Dessert Selection

Lemon Basil Tartlet – lemon and basil curd in a pastry shell topped with whipped cream and crunchy basil crystals
Flourless Chocolate Cake Bites with white chocolate drizzle


The team at Bistro Boys enjoyed being a part of this exciting Grand Opening party!

From intimate private parties, like birthdays and anniversaries, to Grand Openings and everything in-between, Bistro Boys has been offering private catering experiences for well over a decade. If you are interested in “riding in cars with Bistro Boys,” you can learn more about our Social Event Catering on our Private Parties page.

Resident Appreciation Event at City Park Pavilion

By | August 4th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Bistro Boys recently had the opportunity to cater a Resident Appreciation Event at City Park Pavilion in Denver. The event included a beautiful food display and delicious menu items for the resident attendees.

Event Menu

Homemade Tortilla Chips – Corn and flour tortilla chips with black bean, avocado, corn salsa

Trio of Spreads
Red Pepper Pesto
Whipped Bourbon French Onion Dip
White Bean Dip

Vegetable Crudité – a variety of fresh cut garden vegetables served with ranch & roasted pepper hummus dip

Colorado Bison Slider with Stranahan’s whiskey BBQ sauce and roasted jalapeno onion compote

Home-Style Chicken Slider on a silver dollar roll with pickles and ancho mayo

Petite Focaccia Sandwiches

Vegetarian Selection

Caprese with fresh mozzarella, roma tomatoes, and basil pesto

Grilled Seasonal Vegetables & Hummus on homemade focaccia bread

Bistro Style Grilled Vegetable Pasta Salad topped with parsley vinaigrette

Fruit Salad diced with seasonal fruit

Dessert

Freshly Baked Cookies, Bars & Brownies

Our team enjoyed being a part of this company event at the City Park Pavilion! Whether you are putting together at large company event or an intimate corporate event Bistro Boys offers top of the line catering services and customized menu options. To learn more about our corporate event catering and food options visit our Corporate Events page.

Wedding Wednesday: Summer Engagement Party

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Who doesn’t love an elegant summer engagement party? From congratulating the newly engaged couple to enjoying good food and good company, engagement parties are a great way to introduce wedding guests and celebrate the exciting occasion. Bistro Boys recently had the opportunity to cater a beautiful summer engagement party so we thought we’d share some photos and menu items from the event!

Engagement Party Menu

On The Buffet

Country Cheese and Fruit Display – A beautiful display of imported and domestic cheeses presented with seasonal fruit, and candied walnuts accompanied with assorted fine crackers and baguettes

Vegetarian Stuffed Mushroom Cap with spinach, white cheddar cheese, walnuts, peppers, garlic, shallot, topped with sundried tomatoes
Coriander Encrusted Tuna with wasabi mayo, crisp cucumber, toasted wonton chip

Caprese Skewer  with cherry tomato, pesto mozzarella, fresh basil leaf topped with a balsamic drizzle
Pancetta Shrimp with thyme brown butter
Thai Vegetable Rice Paper Wraps with ginger soy sauce

Pigs in a Blanket served with traditional ketchup and yellow mustard dipping sauce
Truffled Steak Sandwich with dijon horseradish spread and spinach leaf on a handcrafted roll

Dessert Selection

Key Lime Tartlets – Bite size shell filled with key lime filling and topped with fresh whipped cream
Mini Creme Brule served in a ramekin with a crispy sugar top
Shot Glass Desserts – peach cobbler served layered in a shot glass
Freshly Baked Cookies, Bars & Brownies

Congratulations to the newly engaged couple!

The skilled team at Bistro Boys is here to help with all of your wedding related events from your elegant summer engagement party to the wedding reception and more! To learn more about our customizable menu options and our wedding catering services visit our Weddings Page or contact us today.

At Home Corporate Summer Event

By | July 28th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Corporate events are not just reserved for the office! Bistro Boys can provide incredible service and food no matter the location. Our team recently had the opportunity to cater a corporate summer event for a local law firm at a private residence and we thought we’d share some of the outdoor event photos and delicious menu items to help inspire your next corporate summer event.

Corporate Summer Event Menu

Butler Passed Hors d’oeuvres

Ahi Tuna and Seaweed Cone – Ahi Tuna and Seaweed Salad in a sesame cone


Coconut Shrimp –  succulent shrimp with a crispy coconut crust served with a sweet and sour sauce
Three Cheese Mac n’ Cheese Bites with roasted tomato, basil aioli

Wild Mushroom Risotto Cake with pickled heirloom tomato relish

On The Buffet

Chive Infused Olive Oil Poached Salmon with pickled cucumber and heirloom tomato salsa
Beef Bourguignon – tender boneless beef short ribs braised in red wine, cherry wood smoked bacon, whole grain mustard, and fresh herbs
Roasted Jumbo Portobello Mushroom with spinach, white cheddar cheese, walnuts, peppers, garlic, and shallot, top with sun-dried tomatoes
Gruyere and Parmesan Au Gratin Potatoes

Grilled Asparagus served with roasted red pepper coulis
Seasonal Mixed Greens garnished with seasonal raspberries, spiced almonds, goat cheese and basil olive oil dressing
Focaccia Bread – House made Focaccia Bread with parmesan and dried herbs

 

Dessert Selection

French Macarons dulce de leche
Traditional Cannolis filled with sweetened ricotta cheese and rolled in chocolate chips
Mini Creme Brule served in a ramekin with a crispy sugar top

If you’re planning to host a corporate summer event at your home, the team at Bistro Boys can help transform your space into a spectacular event venue and take care of the menu and food displays so you can focus on mingling with your coworkers and impressing your clients. If you’re interested in learning more about our corporate catering services you can visit our Corporate Events page or contact us today!

Wedding Wednesday: Wedding at Boettcher Mansion

By | July 26th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

The Bistro Boys team recently had the chance to cater a stunning wedding at Colorado’s historic Boettcher Mansion in Golden at the top of Lookout Mountain. Below are a few delicious menu items that we served along with some photos from the wedding reception.

Wedding Menu

Butler Passed Hors d’oeuvres

Butternut Squash Risotto Cake with brown butter and roasted butternut squash topped with nutmeg aioli

Herb Goat Cheese Stuffed Dates wrapped with cherry wood smoked bacon and sherry vinegar reduction

Heavy Displayed Hors d’oeuvres

Bistro Mac n Cheese Bar served with choice of toppings: sautéed crimini mushrooms; caramelized onions; cherry wood smoked bacon; sun dried tomato

On The Buffet

Arugula Salad with manchego cheese, candied green apples, caramelized walnuts and creamy shallot dressing

Grilled Chicken Breast  topped with sun dried tomato, kalamata olive, capers, artichoke white wine sauce

Roasted Pork Loin with herb cream sauce and crispy shallots

Rosemary Roasted New Potatoes with cracked tri color black pepper and maldon sea salt

Green Beans with chives

Vegetarian Option

Roasted Jumbo Portobello Mushroom stuffed with lentils, baby spinach and topped with feta cheese

We enjoyed being a part of this lovely wedding at the Boettcher Mansion and wish the newlyweds a lifetime of happiness! If you are interested in learning how Bistro Boys can help create the wedding and menu of your dreams visit our Weddings page. At Bistro Boys, we ensure every detail is understood and considered, from the overall wedding theme and design to the most minute accessory to ensure your day is perfect and all of your needs are met.