Fall and winter are approaching fast, and if you haven’t already it’s time to start thinking about planning your next holiday party, reception, or other private event.
When you pair an extraordinary venue with an exquisite dining experience from Riverhouse Catering, it makes for a celebration that will be sure to leave your guests smiling.
From handcrafted seasonal libations to house-made sweet and savory bites, we have a number of culinary ideas and holiday packages that can be curated perfectly to meet your needs.
2017 Holiday Catering Packages from Riverhouse Catering
“Classy Cocktail Party” Package
Passed Appetizers | Small Plate Stations | Dessert & Coffee Station
Perfectly designed for a two to three-hour standing cocktail reception, this package includes a selection of festive hand-passed finger foods including grilled cheese bites, turkey sliders, rosemary short rib and polenta rounds, and more, as well as two small plate stations.
No event is complete without something sweet! Concluding the evening, your guests will enjoy homemade sweet treats accompanied by fresh brewed coffee and locally sourced herbal teas.
“Festive Stationary Reception” Package
Passed Appetizers | Stationary Dinner Display | Dessert & Coffee Station
Whether served in a home or in one of the unique venues Riverhouse Catering services, this package offers a more elevated culinary experience for your guests. During dinner hour your guests will be invited to create their own dinner plate from a selection of winter-inspired entrees and sides, including New England honey and herb-glazed turkey breast, tri-tip steak, honey glazed ham, roasted cauliflower, blistered baby tomatoes, and a baked potato bar.
“Elegant Plated Dinner” Package
Passed Appetizers | Three Course Plated Dinner Service | Coffee Service
Treat your guests with the ultimate dining experience and allow Riverhouse Catering to serve them tableside with an elegant plated three-course meal made from fresh and locally-sourced ingredients. Entrees include a choice of protein and vegan options with salad and dessert courses.
Bar Packages from Riverhouse Catering
Eat, drink, and be merry—Riverhouse offers a variety of different bar packages to complement the culinary side of your event. To complete the planning, their event coordinators to work with you on the event design to include festive upgraded linens, gold rim china, or vibrant and classy centerpieces.
Bar packages include:
- Classic Open Bar: Includes wines by the glass, bottled beer, soft drinks, and water
- Elite Open Bar: Includes standard spirits, wines by the glass, bottled beer, soft drinks, and water
- Premium Open Bar: Includes top shelf spirits, wines by the glass, sparkling wines by the glass, bottled beer, soft drinks, Pellegrino, and panna water
- Table Wine Service: Includes tableside wine service alongside a seated dinner package
Featured Venues Across Connecticut
Looking for the perfect location for your company or family event? This season Riverhouse Catering is featuring four venues throughout the state.
- New Britain Museum of American Art (New Britain)
- Hartford Riverfront Boathouse (Hartford)
- Mattatuck Museum (Waterbury)
- The Mark Twain House (Hartford)
Learn More and Make a Reservation
The holidays will be here before you know it and reservations and going fast! If you’d like to learn more about having your holiday event in Connecticut catered by Riverhouse Catering, get in touch today to book your event!