Appetizers and Receptions

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Appetizers

  • Sliced Cheese Tray
    • Small (serves 25) - $40
    • Medium (serves 50) - $70
    • Large (serves 75) - $90
  • Cubed Cheese Tray
    • Small (serves 25) - $50
    • Medium (serves 50) - $80
    • Large (serves 75) - $110
  • Domestic & Imported Cheese Board - Domestic cheeses with a selection of artisan cheeses, served with crostini, crackers assortment & red grapes. (serves 50) - $150
    • Add Gluten-Free Cracker Basket - $7
  • Sliced Meat Tray - Choose three options from freshly sliced deli meats: roast beef, ham, chicken, turkey, salami, capicola.
    • Small (serves 24) - $40
    • Medium (serves 40) - $65
    • Large (serves 55) - $95
    • Add two dozen fresh-baked dinner rolls - $8
  • Antipasto Display - Hard salami, kalamata olives, cherry tomatoes, artichokes, fresh basil, and mozzarella. Served with spicy feta dip and crostini.
    • Small (serves 25) - $75
    • Large (serves 50) - $145
  • Smoked Salmon Platter - Smoked in-house. Fresh smoked salmon with traditional accompaniments and crackers. Serves 50 guests. - $250
  • Sushi Tray - Includes 64 pieces, an assortment of spicy tuna rolls, Philadelphia rolls, and California rolls. Serves approximately 50 guests. - $50
  • Sub Sandwich Platters - All Subs are served on house-baked white or multigrain sub buns with lettuce, onion, & tomatoes. *Gluten-free bread available upon request (+$5 per sandwich). - $50 
    • Turkey & Provolone - Sliced oven-roasted turkey and provolone cheese.
    • Italian - Deli ham, hard salami, and capicola with cheddar and provolone cheeses.
    • Vegetable - Sliced cucumbers, carrots, bell peppers, & spinach with provolone cheese and a white bean basil hummus. *Vegan preparations available upon request
    • Buffalo Chicken Club - Deli sliced buffalo chicken & crisp bacon topped with provolone and ranch dressing.
    • Cashew Chicken Salad - Sweet & tangy cashew chicken salad spread.
  • Southwestern Relish Tray - Tortilla Chips to accompany corn relish, scallop ceviche, pico de gallo, black bean salsa & guacamole. Serves approximately 32 guests. - $75
  • Mediterranean Platter - House-fried pita chips served with spicy feta dip & spinach artichoke hummus.
    • Small (serves 12) - $20
    • Medium (serves 25) - $40
    • Large (serves 50) - $80
  • Tex Mex Platter - Tortilla chips with salsa, taco sour cream dip & queso cheese dip. Serves approximately 25 guests. - $18
  • Fruit Pizza - Sugar cookie crust, topped with cream cheese icing and assorted diced fruit. Cut into 48 two-bite pieces. - $40
  • Vegetable Pizza - Pastry crust topped with ranch cream cheese and assorted chopped vegetables. Cut into 48 two-bite pieces. - $40
  • Deviled Eggs - Homemade deviled eggs. Includes 24 halves. - $12
  • Assorted Tortilla Pinwheel Platter - Chicken-bacon-ranch, roast beef-provolone-and garlic cream cheese, vegetable with ranch cream cheese, and vegan vegetable with hummus and assorted veggies.
    • Small (serves 25) - $45
    • Large (serves 50) - $80
  • Fresh-Cut Fruit Bowl - Assorted seasonal fruits. 
    • Small (serves 25) - $70
    • Medium (serves 50) - $110
    • Large (serves 75) - $145
    • Add Marshmallow/Cream Cheese Dip - $7
  • Grilled Crudité Platter - Grilled vegetable crudité served with artichoke hummus.
    • Small (serves 25) - $50
    • Large (serves 50) - $80
  • Fresh Vegetable Crudité - Platter Served with ranch dip. 
    • Small (serves 25) - $25
    • Large (serves 50) - $40

Hot Appetizers

Sold by the Dozen (Two Dozen Minimum Each)
Butler Service Available for these appetizers only - Please Inquire For Additional Costs

  • Cheese Ravioli - Breaded and fried cheese ravioli served hot with marinara sauce. - $12
  • Egg Rolls - Mini Vegetarian egg rolls served with sweet chili sauce. - $15
  • Cream Cheese Wontons - Savory cream cheese stuffed wontons, fried. Served with sweet chili sauce. - $15
  • Firecracker Shrimp - Crispy rice paper wrapped shrimp served with wasabi mayo. (Sold per four dozen) - $15
  • Chicken Wings - Boneless wings tossed in your choice of teriyaki, Caribbean jerk,
    sesame, mesquite smoked, or buffalo. Buffalo wings served with ranch & celery sticks. - $12
  • Sweet & Sour Cauliflower - Roasted Cauliflower tossed in sweet & sour sauce. - $12
  • Meatballs - BBQ, sweet & sour, honey garlic, Korean BBQ, or vegan meatballs in marinara sauce. - $12
  • Samosas - Vegetarian samosas, stuffed with potatoes, peas, and onions; bursting with flavor and deep-fried. Served with a cilantro-yogurt dip. - $12
  • Blackened Whitefish Cake - Cajun seared Lake Superior Whitefish cakes with a lemon-dill aioli sauce. - $24
  • Roast Beef Sliders - Roast beef sliders with provolone & caramelized onions served with horseradish cream sauce. - $32
  • Crispy Falafel - Mashed chickpeas blended with spices and fried. Served with Saffron Aioli. - $12

Cold Appetizers

Sold by the Dozen (Two Dozen Minimum Each)
Butler Service Available for these appetizers only- Please Inquire For Additional Costs

  • Bruschetta - Garden fresh tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, red onion, garlic, and basil atop a grilled baguette. - $28
  • Beef & Bleu - Spicy grilled flank steak & Gorgonzola cream cheese on a crisp ciabatta. - $32
  • Antipasto Skewer - Hard salami, Kalamata olive, cherry tomatoes, artichoke, basil, mozzarella cheese, and balsamic glaze. - $32
  • Smoked Lake Trout Canape - Smoked Lake Superior lake trout on a wild rice blini, topped with pico de gallo. - $28
  • Leek & Goat Cheese Tart - Savory tart shells filled and baked with leeks and goat cheese and topped with a microgreen salad. - $28

Appetizer Packages

Minimum 25 Guests Per Package

  • Grilled Satay Assortment - Includes pineapple pork with sweet chili sauce, Thai beef with green curry sauce, sesame chicken with Thai peanut sauce, and Fresca with fresh mozzarella, cherry tomatoes, and basil pesto. - $300
  • Miniature Flatbread Assortment - Includes shrimp-pesto goat cheese, steak-provolone-smoked tomato, lobster-brie-alfredo, chicken-cheddar-barbeque, and basil-tomato with fresh mozzarella. - $265
  • Poke Bowl Station - Create your own bowls with our offering of tuna, shrimp, chicken, and tofu paired with an array of grains, noodles, rice, and vegetables to create your own masterpiece. - $315

Snacks

  • Housemade Bulldog Chips - Housemade kettle chips with your choice of parmesan, ranch, cajun, or salt & vinegar.
    • Half Order (serves 12-15 guests) - $14
    • Full Order (serves 24-30 guests) - $24
  • Housemade Pita Chips - $10
  • Tortilla Chips - $9
  • Ripple Potato Chips - $5
  • Gardetto Snack Mix - $8
  • Mini Pretzels - $5
  • Popcorn - $5
  • String Cheese - $1
  • Granola Bars - $1
  • Dips (Served by the pint. Serves about 12-15 guests)
    • Salsa Picante - $4
    • Queso - $6
    • French Onion - $6
    • Ranch - $6
    • Spicy Feta Hummus - $16
    • Spinach Artichoke Hummus - $6
    • Spinach Dip - $6

Break Packages

Sold in Packages for 24 Guests.

  • Sliced Apples, Peanut Butter & Caramel Sauce - $32
  • Pita Bread & Spicy Feta Spread - $32
  • Spinach Dip with Bread - $28
  • Pretzels with Queso & Mustard - $40

Desserts

Minimum of 8 orders required

  • Dessert Shooters - Choice of Triple Chocolate, Tiramisu, Strawberry, or Peanut Butter - $5 each
  • Apple Pie - Freshly made apple pie. Served with Cinnamon Dusted Ice Cream. *Seasonal Item* - $5 each
  • Chocolate Flourless Torte - $5 each
  • Lemon Meringue Pie - $5 each
  • French Silk Pie - $5 each
  • Mixed Berry Crisp Bars - Topped with whipped cream - $5 each
  • Chocolate Semifreddo - Rich chocolate mixed with whipped cream and served semifrozen. Topped with raspberry coulis. - $5 each
  • New York Style Cheesecake - Served with fresh strawberries. - $5 each
  • Carrot Cake - Homemade carrot cake served with créme anglaise. - $5each
  • Lemon Berry Mascarpone Cake - Light sponge cake layer with berry compote & mascarpone cheese. - $5 each
  • Créme Brulee Cheesecake - New York style cheesecake with a caramelized sugar crust. - $5 each
  • Mini Belgium Cream Puffs - Drizzled with chocolate. Tray of 60 - $54
  • Mini Eclairs - With chocolate. Tray of 24 - $24
  • Sheet Cakes - Please inquire if you are looking for a specialty cake. Additional fees for special requests for filling or photos will be added.
    • Half Sheet -  $85.00
    • Full Sheet - $120.00
    • 8” Double Layer - $40.00
      • Choose cake:
        • White,
        • Chocolate
        • Marble
      • Choose Icing:
        • White 
        • Chocolate
  • Sundae Bar - Includes vanilla ice cream, whipped cream, Oreo crumbs, and rainbow sprinkles. Also includes chocolate, strawberry, and caramel topping - 25 guest Minimum - $3.50 per guest

Beverages

Hot Coffee Service

Fresh whole beans ground for each order from Duluth Coffee Company. Regular and decaf coffee, hot water, tea bags, & iced water with condiments

  • Coffee Service - $2.00 per person
  • Upgraded Service - $1.00 additional per person
    • Upgraded service includes whipped cream, vanilla, and caramel syrup, chocolate and caramel topping, and mini marshmallows. You can sub coffee with hot cocoa. 

Iced Coffee

Two gallons of freshly brewed Duluth Coffee Company Coffee, whole milk, skim milk, vanilla, and caramel syrup with condiments.

  • Coffee Service (serves about 40 guests) - $100

Individual Beverages

  • Assorted 12oz Soda Cans (Coke Products) - $2
  • Bottled Water 12 oz (Dasani) - $2
  • Cans of AHA Sparkling Water - $2
  • Bottled Milk 12 oz Skim or 2% - $2.50

Beverages by the Gallon

  • Fresh Brewed Iced Tea - $14.00
  • Arnie Palmer (50/50 Iced Tea & Lemonade) - $14.00
  • Lemonade - $12.00
  • Fresh Orange Juice
    • Gallon - $15.00
    • Carafe (serves 5)  - $5.00
  • Hot Chocolate - $14.00
  • Sparkling Pineapple Punch - $22.00
  • Sparkling Cranberry Punch - $22.00

Alcohol Service

UMD Kirby Student Center holds an alcohol license that allows Fresh Leaf Catering to serve alcohol at approved events in the Kirby Student Center. At the time you make your reservation with Kirby Student Center, they will inform you of the policies pertaining to serving alcohol at your event.

Please contact us with inquiries. Alcohol service requests must be submitted at least 2 weeks out prior to the event, or sooner for large or special occasion events. A UMD Police officer may be required to staff your event.*See Kirby Events Website

We provide wine and beer service or full bar service with options of hosting and/or a cash bar. *See minimums and pricing below

  • Includes: Premium Mixed Drinks, House Wine (Merlot, Pinot Noir, Riesling, & Chardonnay), Domestic & Imported Beers, and local beers.
    • Mixed Drinks - $6.00 each
    • House Wine - $5.00 each
    • Domestic Beer - $5.00 each
    • Premium Beer & Canned Drinks- $6.00 each

$200.00 minimum bar sales required (if minimum sales are not met, the event host will be required to pay difference).

$75.00 bartender fee per bartender (2 hour minimum) The Number of bartenders required is determined by event needs. Bartender fees waived if bar sales are over $500.00. 

18% service fee will be added to your total bar sales and will be billed to the event host

 

No added gratuities to your billing. Any gratuities collected are put into a Dining/Catering Services scholarship fund for our wonderful student staff.

*Prices subject to change