breakfast menus

Essential Catering & Events offers a range of breakfast options, flexible in design, offering a variety of fresh produce, ideal for corporate events and social occasions alike.

Pricing Options

3 Pieces per person   (1.5 hour service period)                                                          15
5  Pieces per person  (1.5 hour service period)                                                          23
Additional Items – per person                                                                                        4

Inclusions| Qualified chef, crockery, cutlery, buffet ware & napkins

 

Grazing Station or Roaming Breakfast

Open tartlets: smoked salmon, goats cheese and capers, or mushroom with thyme & brie
Oven roasted chorizo, capsicum and tomatoes with Spanish paprika & sherry vinegar deglaze with rosemary focaccia
Coconut, ginger & pineapple muesli cups, spiced yoghurt (v)(gf)
Parma ham and mozzarella cheese croissants
Chorizo sausage, kipfler potato and rosemary frittata (gf)
French toast: brioche, rhubarb compote, cinnamon mascarpone (v)
BBQ corn cakes, capsicum relish (v)(vg)(gf)
Smoked salmon bagels, cream cheese, dill & capers
Croissants with preserves and French butter (v)
Assorted fruit and chocolate muffins (v)
Assorted Danish pastries (v)
Fresh seasonal fruit & mint skewers (gf)(v)

(gf) gluten free (v) vegetarian (vg) vegan option


Pricing based on minimum numbers of 40 people, surcharges apply for smaller groups.   Waiting staff, surcharges & additional equipment fees may apply, but vary depending upon locations & circumstances.

Coffee, Tea & Beverage Options

Served for the duration of your event menu

Tea & Coffee Buffet
Beraldo coffee & Yarra Valley tea                                                                   3.50 per person

Served to table option                                                                                                    POA
Nespresso coffee and Yarra Valley tea Buffet
Nespresso (Commercial) coffee machines and Yarra Valley tea              5.50 per person

 

Espresso Barista Coffee Cart

Serving espresso coffee, Yarra Valley teas & hot chocolates
100 or less people                                                                                               600
100 -300 people                                                                                                   800
300 greater                                                                                                          POA

Juice and Water served on buffet                                                                           2.50 per person

Smoothies                                                                                                        4.00 each
Kiwifruit, spinach, pineapple & banana |Mango, vanilla & soy milk |Berry & yoghurt

 


Plated Breakfast

Enjoy a continental breakfast to start served at your table, followed by a plated breakfast. Includes Beraldo coffee and Yarra Valley tea served to the table.

Pricing Options

Continental – per person (1.5 hour service period)                                                     19
Continental | Plated Breakfast – per person (2.5 hour service period)                            29

Inclusions| Qualified chef, crockery, cutlery, place setting set up & napkins

Continental

Continental breakfast platters served to the guest’s tables or on a buffet

Select 3 disges to serve
Coconut, ginger & pineapple muesli cups, spiced yoghurt (v)(gf)
Danish fruit pastries, croissants served with preserves & French butter (v)
Seasonal fruit platters(gf)(v)
Assorted fruit & chocolate mini muffins (v)
BBQ corn cakes, capsicum relish (v)(vg)(gf)

Beraldo coffee, Yarra Valley tea and orange juice served to the table.

Plated Breakfast

Choose 1 dish to be served plated to the table.

Herb scrambled eggs, bacon, balsamic mushrooms, tomato and Grants English muffins
Ricotta hot cakes, lemon curd and berry coulis (v)
Baked Spanish eggs, chorizo and roasted red peppers (gf)
Sautéed mushrooms, avocado and mascarpone cream, Grants English muffins (v)
Smoked salmon, crème fraiche & potato hash (gf)

Beraldo coffee, Yarra Valley tea and orange juice served to the table.

(gf) gluten free (v) vegetarian (vg) vegan option

Pricing based on minimum numbers of 40 people, surcharges apply for smaller groups.   Waiting staff, surcharges & additional equipment fees may apply, but vary depending upon locations & circumstances.