27 Apr

REAL PARTIES: Contemporary Urban Baby Shower {Part 2 – Menu & Sweets}

modern urban baby shower food menu

In continuing with Part 1 {Drinks & Decor} of the Contemporary Urban Baby Shower designed by Melissa Paul of Evantine Design, here’s Part 2, which covers the gorgeous appetizers and decadent Sweet Sugar Bar

The attention to presentation is fantastic here – from lobster mac-n-cheese served in asian soup spoons to grilled cheese triangles displayed atop tomato-soup skewers and secured with bamboo cocktail picks.

modern urban baby shower food menu

modern urban baby shower food menu

Another great presentation element: the use of of a single tropical bloom to accent each Hors D’Oeuvres plate.

Read on for all the menu details, as told by Melissa

modern urban baby shower food menu

FOOD
Stephen Starr Events (NY, FL, PA) provided the savory foods, including the mommy-to-be’s biggest cravings, such as:

Passed Hors D’Oeuvres:
Thai Chicken Skewers w/Peanut Dipping Sauce
Cheesesteak Egg Rolls w/Spicy Ketchup
Home Baked “Pigs in a Blanket” w/Spicy Mustard
Mini Soup & Sandwiches (Petite Tomato Soup Shooters w/Grilled Four Cheese Triangles)
Mini Oven Roasted Pulled Pork
Aged Provolone and Garlic Broccoli Rabe on Fresh Italian Rolls
Lobster Mac n’ Cheese served in Asian spoons
Crispy Calamari Salad

modern urban baby shower food menu

modern urban baby shower food menu

Slider Station
Kobe Beef Sliders grilled-to-order on brioche bread and served with a variety of toppings, including ketchup, mustard, BBQ sauce, mayo, ranch dressing, cheddar cheese, micro romaine lettuces, tomato, and caramelized onions.

modern urban baby shower food menu

Mashed “Toe” Bar
Mashed potatoes whipped and mashed to order with chive red bliss smashed potatoes (with skin on), classic butter Yukon Gold mashed potatoes, and truffled Yukon Gold mashed potatoes with an assortment of toppings like assorted finely chopped fresh herbs, grated imported cheeses, double smoked applewood bacon, Lardons Sour Cream and lavender butter.

Big Time Waffle Station
Freshly Baked Waffles pressed to order and offered with Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Ice Cream, Cinnamon Ice Cream, Chocolate Sauce, Butterscotch Bananas, Whipped Cream, Sprinkles, Toasted Walnuts, etc.

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SWEET SUGAR BAR
Guests were invited to sample one of the many mini desserts or take them home for later.

modern urban baby shower desserts

modern urban baby shower desserts

Tall white vases filled with Bells of Ireland flanked the display.

modern urban baby shower desserts

The Sugar Bar Treats Included:
Smore’s Ice Cream Cones
Key Lime Cheesecake Lollipops
Dim Sum Donuts with Ginger Cream Cheese
Tangerine Slushies
Chocolate Fudge Cupcakes
Orange Creamsicle Mini Cupcakes
Lucky Duck Cookies
Kettle Korn
Hazelnut Chocolate Bars
Assorted Candy

modern urban baby shower desserts

modern urban baby shower desserts

modern urban baby shower desserts

modern urban baby shower desserts

modern urban baby shower desserts

Click here to view the entire Sugar Bar at a larger size.

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24Comments

16
Prams SAYS:

It is not only important how do you cook the food but it is more important how you serve it. The decoration style looks simply amazing. I can’t just resist myself.

Reply April 28, 2010 at 7:40 pm

17
The Fairy SAYS:

Looks so amazing … I am so hungry now! Very urban chic!

Reply April 29, 2010 at 7:19 am

18
Libbie SAYS:

I am so in love with every perfect detail!!! I wish I weren’t so tired or I think I could be on here for awhile :) Very cool!!! I will be back soon!

Reply April 29, 2010 at 8:18 pm

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Kelsey Taylor Evenets SAYS:

Those grilled cheese and tomato soup shots are my favorite for sure!

Reply May 1, 2010 at 12:38 pm

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Ashley SAYS:

Hi, does anyone know where I can get diplays like the one holding the mini smore cones? I have an event coming up that has passed hors d’oeuvres in small cones.

Thank you for your help.

Ashley

Reply May 8, 2010 at 9:23 am

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Tanya SAYS:

I just want to eat this entire menu. Looks SOOOOOOOOOOOOOO good!

Reply May 8, 2010 at 4:15 pm

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