Zest it Up Holiday Menu

Happy Holidays! Yes, it’s finally here, folks! You can stop feeling bad about listening to those Christmas tunes you’ve been sneaking in for the past two weeks, you can finally put the lights up on the house, and you now have every good excuse to host festive get-togethers! Holiday parties are one of the best parts of this season. Whether you are planning a party for your office or your home, Zest it Up can help you plan the perfect event. Let us do the cooking…we created a special holiday menu just for you, so you can just sit back, relax, and enjoy the party.

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Appetizers                                  Serves 6-8/12-16

  • Spicy Holiday Meatballs $16/32
  • Potato Pancake Bites with Gravlax and Dill $25/45
  • Citrus and Balsamic Marinated Shrimp $25/45
  • Vegetable Crudité $25/45
  • Baked Brie Wheel with Cranberries, Brown Sugar and Crispy Shallots, served with pears and fresh bread $20/35
  • Puff Pastry Cheese Swirls served with homemade Cranberry Merlot Jam $25/45 ·
  • King Crab Tartlets with Roasted Red Pepper and Parmesan $25/45

Soups and Salads (can be served appetizer portion)

  • Salmon Bisque $35/65
  • French Market Bean Soup $35/65
  • Warm Mushroom Salad $40/70
  • Endive, Pear and Roquefort Salad $40/70
  • Lettuce Cups with Bleu Cheese and Bacon Wedge Salad $40/70

Entrees (require 1 week order in advance)

  • Glazed Ham with Apricot-Mustard Sauce $46/78
  • Maple-glazed Pork Tenderloin $46/78
  • Roasted Cornish Game Hens with Rosemary and Lemon $59/98
  • Peppercorn Prime Rib with Horseradish Cream $65/110
  • Butternut Squash Ravioli in Browned Butter Sage Sauce $50/85


  • Herbed New Potatoes $18/27
  • Brussel Sprouts tossed with Cranberries, Parmesan and Pancetta, topped with a Balsamic Reduction Drizzle $25/36
  • Home style Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Sage Butter $18/27
  • Ginger glazed Carrots $18/27
  • Moroccan Couscous with Butternut Squash, Zucchini and Carrots $18/27


  • Vanilla bean and chocolate milkshake shot glasses $4/person
  • Pumpkin apple bread pudding with apple cider caramel sauce $4/person
  • Mini chocolate éclairs $7/person
  • Salted caramel cheesecake $45/10” cake
  • Peppermint white chocolate cheesecake $45/10” cake
  • Traditional cream puffs with dark and white chocolate drizzle $4/person
  • Chocolate covered assortment of strawberries, pretzels, marshmallows, graham crackers $3/person

The perfect debut for the holiday menu: the Holiday Boutique in Edna Valley hosted by Aloette Skincare and Cosmetics with Kristen Jones! Make sure to stop by this Friday, November 30 to check out this great opportunity to get going on your holiday shopping while supporting local businesses. You will find us with a table full of our homemade gifts—from jewelry holders to cookies and gift certificates for cupcakes, you will be able to purchase many of the things we have recently been sharing with you on our blog. See you there!