Harvest & Soul Cocktail Parties

Venue Management Services offer delicious canapes in a range of packages to suit every occasion. Their catering co-ordinators can assist you in recommending a balanced selection to ensure all dietary requirements including vegetarian and gluten free are catered.

Cocktail parties are for a minimum of 30 guests.

Canape Party Packages

Standard canapes - $3.00 per piece

  • Chefs selections of point sandwiches (2 points per serve)
  • Pumpkin and Binnorie goats cheese arancini (v)
  • Tomato, roasted garlic and basil bruschetta (v)
  • Assorted quiches
  • Spinach and fetta spanakopitas
  • Gruyere and potato croquettes (v)
  • Vegetable curry puff in a light pastry (v)
  • Salt and pepper squid
  • Thai fish cakes with dipping sauce
  • Spring rolls with plum sauce (v)
(all items are 1 piece per person unless listed otherwise)

Premium canapes - $4.00 per piece

  • Sushi with seafood and pickles
  • Chicken skewers
  • Peking duck wraps with chili plum dressing
  • Caramelised onion and blue cheese tarts (v)
  • Thai spiced beef with cucumber salads
  • Port Stephens rock oysters, mignonette dressing
  • Steamed pork dumplings with Chinese dipping sauce
  • Crab sandwiches
  • Confit Little Hill Farm chicken wings with blackened corn

Savoury Substantial Canapés: $7.00 per piece

Maximum duration of 1 hour and minimum of 50 guests
  • Crumbed fish and chips with tartare
  • Mini fried chicken slider with garlic aioli
  • Thai chicken curry with jasmine rice
  • Beef cheeseburger
  • Pulled pork slider with red cabbage slaw and pomegranate molasses
  • Wagyu beef pies

Dessert canapes - $4.00 per piece

  • Chewy dark chocolate brownie
  • Lemon meringue tartlets
  • Baked cheesecake
  • Chocolate eclairs
  • Raspberry custard tartlets
  • Chocolate dipped strawberries
  • Profiteroles filled with crème patisserie
Canapé packages:
We recommend the following quantities of canapes be served.
1 hour—6 pieces
2 hours—9 pieces
3 hours—12 pieces

Suggested cocktail packages

One hour package $25.00 per person plus Premium beverages is $39.00 per person
(please select four standard canapés plus one substantial and two dessert canapés)

Two hour package $37.00 per person plus Premium beverages is $58.00 per person
(please select six standard canapés plus two substantials and two dessert canapés)

Three hour package $49.00 per person plus Premium beverages is $70.00 per person
(please select eight standard canapés plus three substantials and two dessert canapés)

Platters $15.00 per person

Antipasto Station

Cured meats, dips and olives with condiments, breads and crisps from Uprising bakery

Cheese Platter

Binnorie brie, Milawa Blue, aged cheddar, quince paste, grapes, apple, Urban Hum honey, lavosh,
water crackers, Uprising sourough

Mezze Platter

Seared Haloumi, Dolmades, Roasted Olives, Artichoke Hearts, Grilled Capsicum, hummus, beetroot dip,
flatbread crisps

Sushi Platter

Selection of sashimi, nori and California Rolls, pickled ginger, wasabi, soy sauce

Fruit Platter

Variety of fresh fruits, mascarpone, dipping chocolate

Dessert Platter

Chewy dark chocolate brownie, lemon meringue tartlets, baked cheesecake, eclairs, raspberry custard tartlets, chocolate dipped strawberries

Chefs selection platters $10.00 per person

A selection of 7 snack size pieces including vegetarian items served on platters to the table.

Download the Cocktail Party Package

VMS Cocktail Party Package (pdf)