These are just a sampling of the menus we prepare in our cooking events. All of my menus are designed to be seasonal, and can even focus on a particular theme or cuisine. I am happy to work with you to customize your menu around any dietary needs. I look forward to creating something delicious together

Julia’s Picks
Butternut Squash & Apple Fritters with Spicy Maple Crema
Steak Crostini with Culinary Works Sauce & Blue Cheese Butter
Spinach, Kale, Apple Salad with Pepitas & Glazed Pecans
Spiced Maple Glazed Salmon on Cedar Plank
Butternut Squash Risotto
Apple & Pear Crisp with Cinnamon Whipped Cream

Winter American Comfort
Crab Cakes over Greens with Remoulade Sauce
Beef Shepherd’s Pie
Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie
Green Beans with Lemon Shallot Vinaigrette
Brownies with Salted Caramel Frosting

Italian Restaurant Favorites
Fried Mozzarella Sticks with Marinara Sauce  
Herb Breaded Shrimp with Cannellini Beans and Arugula
Chicken Piccata
Saffron Risotto Milanese
Green Beans Shallot Vinaigrette
Chocolate Expresso Pot de Creme

Culinary Works Trending Items
Butternut Squash & Apple Fritters with Spicy Maple Crema
Broccoli Rabe Crostini with Goat Cheese
Spinach, Kale, Apple Salad with Pepitas & Glazed Pecans
Chili Spiced Chicken & Shrimp with Avocado Crema
Seared Tuna with Italian Salsa Verde
Pear & Apple Crisp with Cinnamon Whipped Cream

Most Requested Appetizers & More
Spicy Sashimi Tuna Nachos
Mediterranean Steak Crostini with our Culinary Works Sauce & Goat Cheese
Fall Harvest Chopped Salad
Wild Mushroom Crostini with Parmesan Cheese and Truffle Oil
Brooke Nachos
Molten Chocolate Cakes with Vanilla Ice Cream

Nuevo Mexican
Brooke Nachos
Avocado Tomatillo Dip with Organic Chips
Cedar Plank Baked Salmon
Chicken Tomatillo – tender chicken with tangy tomatillo sauce
Yellow Rice with Black Beans
Cinnamon Spiced Brownies with Vanilla Ice Cream

Vegetarians Delight
Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Walnuts, Blue Cheese & Balsamic
Butternut Squash & Apple Fritters with Spicy Maple Crema
Spinach, Kale, Apple Salad with Pepitas & Glazed Pecans
Broccoli Rabe Crostini with Goat Cheese
Roasted Cauliflower with Harissa Chick Peas
Apple Brownies with Cinnamon Whipped Cream

American Vintage
Apple & Brie Crostini with Honey Thyme Glaze
Herb Breaded Shrimp with Cannellini Bean & Arugula
Tender Braised Chicken Pieces with Apricots, Sage and Wine
Creamy Polenta
Molten Chocolate Cakes with Vanilla Ice Cream

Americano
Steak Crostini with our Signature Lemon & Parsley Sauce
Spinach, Arugula & Kale Salad with Apples, Pepitas and Sunflowers Seeds
Crunchy Oven Baked Chicken ( GF alternative)
Mashed Potatoes and Homemade Gravy
Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Lemon Garlic Vinaigrette
Molten Chocolate Cakes with Vanilla Ice Cream

Party Favorites
Layered, Goat Cheese, Avocado Dip and Bean Dip with Tortilla Chips
Potato Skin Bar with Fixins’
Drunken Shrimp with Crunch Bread
Sloppy Joe Sliders
Harissa Roasted Cauliflower & Chick Peas with Lemon Tahini Dressing
Buckeye Balls

Not Your Everyday Mexican *
Butternut Squash Soup with Chili Cream & Pepitas
Tequila Braised Beef with Chipotle Sweet Potatoes and Jalapeño Cream Drizzle
Hearty Greens Salad with Apple, Pepitas and Cranberries
Seared Scallops with Chorizo, Cauliflower Puree and Serrano-Cilantro Oil
Cranberry Apple Crisp with Vanilla Ice Cream

Italian Lovers
Goat Cheese and Prosciutto Crostini with Basil
Sole Francaise with Sautéed Spinach
Roasted Chicken Thighs with Lemon, Dijon and Herbs
Root Vegetable Risotto with Butternut Squash Puree
Apple Brownies

Mediterranean Fresh*
Beet Hummus with Fresh Vegetables and Pita Chips
Cauliflower Fritters with Dill and Feta Cheese
Steak Crostini with Goat Cheese and Mediterranean Herb Oil
Pan Seared Black Sea Bass with Cauliflower, Fennel Potato Puree, Herb Oil & Bacon Crumbles
Chocolate Pot de Creme

Americano
Goat Cheese Crostini with Caramelized Onion & Fennel
Italian Chopped Salad
Chicken Piccata
Roasted Broccoli
Parmesan & Herb Rice Pilaf
Brownies with Chocolate Ganache Frosting and Vanilla Ice Cream

Fiesta Mexicano
Brooke Nachos
Sashimi Tuna with Lime, Cilantro and Serrano Chili
Mexican Braised Chicken with Cilantro Relish
Black Beans and Rice
Seasonal Chopped Mexican Salad with Cumin Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette
Coconut Macaroons with Chocolate Ganache

Italian Delight
Wild Mushroom Crostini with Parmesan Cheese and Truffle Oil
Asparagus Twists with Arugula, Prosciutto & Lemon Vinaigrette
Grilled Steak with Lemon Parsley Sauce
Seared Salmon with Lemon Aioli
Risotto of the Day
Molten Chocolate Cakes with Vanilla Ice Cream

*supplemental fees may apply