Cocktail Receptions

The following information will assist you to plan your cocktail reception event – at our location or yours. I invite you to read on and see how we offer quality, variety, and value far beyond others in our field.

We can prepare any kind of cocktail reception meal to suit most appetites and budgets. Please don’t hesitate to ask for our help to design a unique menu. We can accommodate dietary restrictions, ethnic foods, theme events, vegetarian selections and more.

See our menu below or

Download the PDF

Cocktail Features

(Delivery minimum of 25 people or $250.00 value. Minimum notice of 72 hours)

Hot Appetizer Selections: Beef/Pork

Alberta Beef & Goat Cheese Lollipops with Spicy Peppercorn Dip $30/dozen
Baked Alberta Beef Meatballs with Hoisin-Ginger Glaze $17/dozen
Baked Alberta Beef Meatballs with Smoky Ranchman’s BBQ Sauce $17/dozen
Battered Steak Fingers with Our Famous Sawmill Sesame Steak Sauce $30/dozen
Curried Pork Empanadas with Lime Yogurt Dip $28/dozen
Deep Fried Pork-Filled Wontons with Sweet Plum Sauce $18/dozen
Dry Boneless Garlic Pork Ribs with Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce $16/dozen
Grilled Alberta Beef with Red Peppers on Bamboo Skewers $29/dozen
Grilled Pork Skewers with Lemon-Honey Glaze $26/dozen
Indian Beef Samosas with Tamarind Cilantro Sauce $28/dozen
Marinated Beef Souvlaki with Greek Tzatziki Sauce $28/dozen
Pork Filled Chinese Pot Stickers with Chili Sambal $16/dozen
Spicy Italian Sausage Wrapped in Baked Pastry with Grainy Dijon Dip $20/dozen
Spicy Mexican Beef Quesadillas with Nacho Cheese Dip $18/dozen
Teriyaki Glazed Alberta Beef Skewers $30/dozen

Hot Appetizer Selections: Chicken

Assorted Chicken Wings – Choose Your Favorite
Frank’s Red Hot – Ranchman’s Barbeque
Honey Garlic – Salt ‘n’ Pepper
Chicken Gyozas with Chili Soya Garlic Dip $16/dozen
Chicken Souvlaki with Tzatziki Sauce $28/dozen
Oven Baked Thai Chicken Balls with Chili-Lime-Cilantro Dip $19/dozen
Pico de Gallo Chicken Quesadilla with Salsa Ranch Dip $18/dozen
Sesame Chicken Strips with Honey Mayonnaise Dip $28/dozen
Tandoori Chicken Skewers with Lime Yogurt Dip $28/dozen
Teriyaki Glazed Chicken Skewers $28/dozen
Thai Chicken Satay with Spicy Peanut Dipping Sauce $28/dozen

Hot Appetizer Selections: Seafood


Bacon Wrapped Scallops with Spicy Seafood Cocktail Sauce $21/dozen
Bacon-Wrapped Scallops with Lemon-Pepper Dip $21/dozen
Cilantro and Lime Grilled Shrimp Skewers $26/dozen
Coconut Breaded Prawns with Pina Colada Dipping Sauce $24/dozen
Garlic Whiskey Prawns with Lemon Mayonnaise Dip $26/dozen
House-Made Crab Cakes with Cajun Remoulade Sauce $26/dozen
Jumbo Shrimp Sauteed in Honey Ginger Sauce $27/dozen
Mediterranean Salmon Cakes with Cucumber Sauce $23/dozen
Mixed Seafood Quesadilla with Black Bean Salsa $19/dozen
Shrimp Filled Chinese Pot Stickers with Chili Sambal $22/dozen

Hot Appetizer Selections: Vegetarian/Other

Assorted Individual Baked Quiche Tarts $16/dozen
Assorted Tempura Vegetables with Cajun Remoulade Sauce $16/dozen
Crispy Baked Potato Skins with Aged Cheddar and Vegetable Chili $17/dozen
Crispy Baked Potato Skins with Bacon Bits, Aged Cheddar and Green Onion $17/dozen
Deep Fried Mushroom Risotto Balls with Garlic Aioli $29/dozen
Indian Vegetarian Samosas with Tamarind Cilantro Sauce $20/dozen
Mexican Vegetable Quesadilla with Salsa Ranch Dip $18/dozen
Oriental Green Onion Cakes with Ponzu Dipping Sauce $16/dozen
Spinach and Feta Cheese Spanakpoitas with Sundried Tomato and Basil Dip $18/dozen
Stuffed Jalapeno Poppers with Sour Cream Salsa $16/dozen
Thai Vegetable Spring Rolls with Sweet Chili Sauce $18/dozen

Chilled Appetizers


Vegetarian Pita Pinwheels $18/dozen
Mini Martini Cups of Bruschetta with Tostada Chips $14/dozen
Mexican Tortilla Roll-Ups with Sour Cream and Salsa $18/dozen
Selection of Fresh Made Sushi, Sashimi, California Rolls
with Wasabi, Soya Sauce and Pickled Ginger
Bruschetta with Roasted Garlic and Fresh Baguette (25+ per order) $50/order
Crab and Avocado Dip with Tostadas (25+ per order) $55/order
Mediterranean Hummus with Spicy Pita Chips (25+ per order) $45/order
Roasted Red Pepper Dip with Parmesan-Herb Breadsticks (25+ per order) $45/order
Spinach Dip with San Francisco Sour Dough Bread Cubes (25+ per order) $45/order
Chilled Vegetable Crudites with Sundried Tomato and Basil Dip (30+ per order) $40/order
Crisp Pickles and Mediterranean Olives (30+ per order) $40/order
Deluxe Seafood Platter with Mussels, Lox, Candied Salmon,
Smoked Sockeye, Shrimp with Spicy Cocktail Sauce (50+ per order)
Specialty and Imported Cheese with Gourmet Crackers and Fresh Grapes (25+ per order)

Rice Crackers available on request

Sliced Fresh Seasonal Fruit and Berry Display (25+ per order) $72/order
Chef’s Assortment of Baked Squares (30+ per order) $50/order
Chef’s Selection of Jumbo Baked Cookies (30+ per order) $50/order
Mini Cheesecakes, Petite Fours and Sweet Bon Bons (36+ per order) $60/order
Canape Selection of Any 3 (three) Features Below (Minimum 6 dozen total)

Canape Selection of Any 6 (six) Features Below (Minimum 12 dozen total)

Savoury Mini Cones & Baskets Canapes

  • Fig and Brie
  • Lobster Cocktail
  • Caprice Salad
  • Crab and Spinach
  • Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese
  • Bruschetta and Goat Cheese
Specialty Canapes

  • Herb Chevre and Fire Roasted Pepper on Endive Boat
  • Poached Figs with Brie on Baked Rice Crackers
  • Smoked Chicken Mousseline on Naan Bread with Diced Mango
  • Bruschetta with Pesto, Sylvan Star Goat Cheese on Crisp Pita Chips
  • Grilled Shrimp with Mint and Cilantro Pesto Served on Multi-Grain Crackers
  • Skewers of Watermelon Squares with Bocconcini Cheese and Mint
  • Prosciutto Wrapped Mango Morsels

Appetizers: Show Piece Selections

Dark and White Chocolate Dipped Tuxedo Strawberries Presented on Our One-of-a-Kind Magnetic Carousel Display $150/100 portions
Carved Fruit Bouquet with Chocolate Grand Marnier Dip $85/25 portions
Carved Vegetable Bouquet with Sundried Tomato and Basil Dip $60/35 portions
Jumbo Prawns with Spicy Seafood Cocktail Sauce Arranged on an Artistically Carved Pineapple Display $199/100 portions
Sicilian Sensation Display
Italian Buns, Specialty Cheeses, Prosciutto, Mortadella, Genoa Salami, Hot & Mild Capicola, Toscano Salami, Grape Tomatoes, Pepperoncini, Peppers, Olives, Assorted Mustards & Condiments
$650/50 portions

$350/25 portions

Fabulous Barbeque Fountain
Includes: Spicy Smoked Barbeque Sauce, Peppered Chicken Morsels, Boneless Garlic Pork Ribs, Alberta Beef Meat Balls, Chilled Vegetable Crudités with Sundried Tomato & Basil Dip
$450/50 portions
Mini Slider Smorgasbord
Barbequed Certified Angus Beef® Sliders, Fresh Mini Buns, Cheese, Assorted Mustards & Condiments, Sweet Potato Fries
$375/50 portions
Callebaut Dark Chocolate Fountain
Includes: Fresh Seasonal Fruit, Rice Crispy Wedges and Mini-Cheesecakes
$350/50 portions
Old Fashioned Popcorn Station
All the sounds and delicious smell of fresh-popped popcorn!
With various flavour shakers (may not be )
$75/50 portions

Appetizers: Command Performances

Hand Carved Alberta Beef-On-A-Bun
Full Compliment of Condiments, Mustards, Butter
Famous Sawmill Steak Sauce, Freshly Baked Kaiser Pretzel Buns
$550/50 portions
Hand Carved Alberta Tenderloin of Beef
Encrusted with Fine Herbs and Slow Roasted to Absolute Perfection With Warm Cheddar-Herb Biscuits, Full Selection of Condiments, and Famous Sawmill Sesame Steak Sauce
$750/50 portions
Gourmet Mashed Potato Bar
Roasted Red Pepper & Garlic Whipped / Atlantic Lobster Mashed
Baby Red Potatoes with Aged Cheddar and Jalapeno Peppers
Yukon Gold Whipped with Gorgonzola Cheese with Walnuts
$250/50 portions
Seafood Flambé Station
Jumbo Atlantic Scallops and Pacific Prawns
Sautéed in Garlic Butter and Flambéed with Sambuca
$350/50 portions
Tomato Bisque Fountain
Rich Vine Ripened Tomato Cream Soup
with Grilled Aged Cheddar Cheese Wedges
$250/50 portions
Assorted Chilled Soft Drinks and Bottled Water $3/per
Assorted Chilled Juices $3/per
Freshly Brewed Coffee & Tea Station (20 cup minimum) $60/20 cup
$80/30 cup
$130/50 cup
$150/65 cup

Please Note: Prices are quoted per person, unless otherwise specified. Prices herein are effective February 1, 2018

For additional and general information regarding our menu offerings, please refer to the Menu Portfolio page.

Legend: Gluten-Free | Dairy-Free | Vegan-Friendly

Did this menu give you some ideas? Get a quote!

Questions? Contact us!