Hors D'oeuvres & Reception Menu


Vegetable Selections

Artichoke Spinach Dip– a creamy blend of vegetables and cheese, served warm with crackers

Crudités with Dip – raw vegetables served with Parmesan Peppercorn Ranch dip

Crunchy Green Italian Salsa – a chunky salsa made with Italian vegetables and herbs, served with seasoned tortilla chips

Relish Tray – a selection of gourmet olives, pickles, peppers and related items

Marinated Vegetable Tray – sweet and sour carrot sticks, Italian herbed mushrooms and other seasonal fresh vegetables in savory marinades


Cheese Selections

Athenian Cheese Torte – Bruce’s unique, multi-layered spinach, roasted red pepper and feta spread, served with crackers

Baked Brie with Chutney – Brie cheese, wrapped in puff pastry and baked, served with chutney

Cheese Display – a display of bite-sized cubes of cheddar, Swiss, pepper jack and other popular cheeses with crackers

Mediterranean Cheesecake – a savory cheesecake containing vegetables and fresh rosemary, served at room temperature with crackers

Southern Caviar – our famous homemade pimento cheese, molded and served with crackers


Fruit Selections

Apple Berry Salsa – a seasonal fruit salsa, freshly made and served with house-made brown sugar cinnamon tortilla chips

Fresh Fruit with Yogurt Dip – fresh cut pieces of fruit, displayed with a honey-almond yogurt dipping sauce

Fresh Fruit with Chocolate Dip – seasonal pieces of fruit, served with warm chocolate dip, served from our chocolate fountains

Tropical Fruit Cheese Spread – spreadable display of sweetened cream cheese, laced with crushed tropical fruit and served with tortilla crisps


Miniature Sandwich Selections

Canapés – freshly made salads and spreads, piped onto seasoned toast points, crackers, phyllo cups and sliced vegetables with colorful garnishes

Deli-style Meats with Rolls – the guests choice of ham or turkey, thinly sliced and served with clam-shelled rolls and side cups of gourmet mustards and mayonnaise

Finger Sandwiches – fresh bread varieties filled with your favorites – Bruce’s pimento cheese, fresh-sliced cucumber and cream cheese, ham salad and our popular chicken salad

Mini-Calzones – baked Italian handmade turnovers, stuffed with traditional pizza fillings or vegetarian selections, including fresh spinach and feta cheese

Pinwheel Clubs – flavored multi-colored tortillas wrapped around turkey breast, shaved ham and a variety of zesty cheeses

Tortilla Twirls – Bruce’s original finger food, a roulade of seasoned cheese and vegetables, always a big hit with young and old


Seafood Selections

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms – fresh mushroom caps and crab stuffing, topped with melted cheese

Poseidon Pate – a blending of seafood and vegetables, served with toast points

Shrimp Platter – cold, boiled shrimp served on a bed of ice with cocktail sauce

Kickin’ Margarita Shrimp – skewers of lime and tequila marinated fresh shrimp

Smoked Salmon Tray – freshly smoked salmon filets, accompanied by homemade chutney to be served with crackers

Smoked Trout Spread – a smooth spread of smoked trout and pureed vegetables with crackers

Warm Crab Dip – cheese and crabmeat, lightly seasoned and baked, served warm with crackers


Miscellaneous Selections

Artichoke Squares – bite-sized pieces of heaven, baked with herbs and cheese

Southwestern Cheese Straws –baked straws of parmesan and pepper-flavored dough with a kick

Chicken Wings – marinated and baked in seasoned sauces from mild to tongue-scorching

Herb Stuffed Mushrooms – fresh mushroom caps with an herb cornbread stuffing, topped with melted provolone cheese

Tri-colored Hummus – a favorite from the Middle East, a dip made with garbanzo beans, olive oil and garlic, served with toasted pita bread, crackers and vegetable sticks

Layered Mexican Dip – a baked chafer full of layers of refried beans, seasoned ground beef and Mexican cheeses, served with tortilla chips

Italian Sausage Kabobs – skewers of grilled vegetables, onions and peppers surrounding wheels of tasty Italian sausages

Munchies Mix – a transplanted selection popular in Ohio, combining nuts, crackers and cereals,    seasoned with ranch dressing or a spicy mix

Saucy Meatballs – bite-sized balls of seasoned ground beef in a delectable homemade sauce


Dessert Selections

Dessert Bars – bite-sized squares of sweetness, filled with flavors of lemon or apricot

Brown Sugar Cinnamon Twists – delectable, bite-size pastry twists sure to please

Freshly-baked Cookies – a selection of chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin, sugar or peanut butter

Mini-Cheesecakes – cookie-crusted servings of smooth cheesecake, flavors selected from Bruce’s extensive list of 135 flavors

Mocha Chip Brownies – Bruce’s popular coffee-laced chocolate brownies, baked with miniature chocolate chips

Additional items, unlisted, are available for quote.

A selection of beverages, including fruit-based punches, is also available.

The choice of disposable serviceware or washable serviceware may affect price quoted.


All parties and receptions are subject to quote per event, dependent upon the current market price for ingredients, seasonal availability and number of guests.

Bruce's Fabulous Foods

63 South Main Street, Marion, NC 28752 
Telephone (828) 659-8023