Appleton Catering Wilmington Delaware



Chilled Appetizers

Fresh Vegetable Tray...serves 30-45


Loaded with veggies – Served with ranch dressing for dipping




Pepperoni & Cheese Tray...serves 30-45


Swiss, Cheddar, Provolone and Colby jack cheese with dipping mustard




Combo Appetizer Tray...serves 25-35


Made up of fresh vegetables, pepperoni & cheese, and fresh fruit




Mountain of Fruit Tray...serves 40-50


Perfectly ripe pineapple, strawberries and more, year round!




Carved Watermelon overflowing with fruit salad


Carved into a basket, baby carriage, whale, or a pig




Watermelon Peacock overflowing with fruit salad


Makes a beautiful centerpiece for your buffet




Big Italy Tray...serves 35-45


Italian delicacies - pepper shooters stuffed with proscuitto and sharp provolone, Italian bruschetta, fresh mozzarella, roasted red peppers and cured Capicola ham.



Overstuffed Mini Sandwiches...over 100 pcs.


Our version of a "tea sandwich" stacked high on a double-decker tray




Pinwheel Mini Sandwiches...over 100 pcs.


Tri-colored tortilla wraps sliced into "pinwheels" and piled high




Crisfield Crab Dip...serves 30-40


A classic with Old Bay seasoning. Served with an assortment of gourment crackers.




Shrimp Tray...approx. 115 Jumbo's


5lbs. 21-25 ct. shrimp with some slammin’ cocktail sauce



Hot Appetizers

Mini Crab Cakes...over 100 pcs.


Served with cocktail sauce




Swedish Meatballs...100 pcs.


Made with a classic brown sauce swirled with sour cream




Cocktail Marinara Meatballs...100 pcs.


Cocktail meatballs in our own sauce




Sweet Italian Sausage in Garlic Marinara


100 pcs...Delicious!




Chicken Fingers...5 lbs. approx. 30 pcs.


Served with BBQ sauce




Chicken Dijon Appetizer...approx.100 pcs.


Served with fabulous Dijon-cream sauce




Scallops Wrapped in Bacon...100 pcs.


Glazed with BBQ sauce




Tijuana Chicken...approx. 100 pcs.


Pure chicken breast meat - a little spicy and a little sweet




Chicken Wings...10 lbs. approx. 100 pcs


Not too mild, not too hot, just right




Mini Quiche Lorraine...over 100 pcs,


Moist and delicious - with bacon and Swiss cheese




Mini Ham & Cheddar Quiche...over 100 pcs.


Made with diced honey ham and sharp Cheddar cheese


Mini Shrimp & Crab Quiche...over 100 pcs.


Made with Colby Jack cheese


Spanikopita...100 pcs.


Spinach and feta cheese wrapped in filo dough


Homemade Soups  Fills a 6 qt. Crock Pot    20-25 portions

Beef Barley


Cream of Potato & Bacon


Broccoli & Cheddar


Farmhouse Vegetable


Chicken Noodle


Kennett Square Mushroom


Chicken Chili


Navy Bean




New England Clam


Country Chicken Noodle


Spicy Crab Soup


Crab & Corn Chowder


Split Pea with Ham


Cream of Broccoli


Sweet Sausage and Pasta


Cream of Crab


Wedding Soup


Green Salads

prime rib tray

Garden Tossed Salad...25-30 portions


with Ranch & Balsamic vinaigrette


Caesar Salad...25-30 portions


Mouth watering dressing and homemade croutons!




Greek Salad...25-30 portions


Mixed greens with feta, onion, cucumber, tomatoes and olives


Chicken Caesar Salad...25-30 portions


Fresh chicken breast, sauteed golden brown and deglazed with white wine






Antipasto...25-30 portions


Italian meats, cheeses and condiments over crisp romaine





Prepared Salads

Homemade Potato Salad

$4.99 lb.

Classic Pennsylvania Dutch style




Cole Slaw

$4.99 lb.

We call it "Maw's Slaw", named after our great-grandmother.




Pasta Salad with Veggies

$4.99 lb.

Pasta spirals with an herb vinaigrette




Fresh Fruit Salad

$5.99 lb.

Honeydew, cantaloupe, red and green grapes, and fresh strawberries




Fresh Tuna Salad

$7.99 lb.

"Southern style" with a little diced aple for sweetness!


Fresh Chicken Salad

$8.99 lb.

Made fresh daily




Beef Entrées

prime rib tray

Meatballs in Marinara Sauce...100 meatballs


Two meatballs is enough for a small sandwich. Don't forget to order rolls!




Top Round Roast Beef...priced per lb.


(1 lb. is enough to make 5 small sandwiches) with au jus and horseradish




Italian Roast Beef...priced per lb.


Our Top Round Roast Beef seasoned with plum tomatoes, rosemary and roasted garlic.



Texas Beef BBQ...priced per pound


(10 lb. of BBQ is enough to make 30-35 small sandwiches)


Mouth-watering - Like eating ribs without the bone!




Teriyaki-Ginger London Broil...priced per lb.


Absolutely delicious - One of our Best!




Prime Rib ...(minimum of 24)...5 oz. buffet cuts...priced per cut




Filet Mignon ... (minimum of 24)...4 oz. buffet steaks...priced per cut





Turkey & Chicken Entrées

Roast Turkey Breast...priced per lb.


(1 lb. is enough to make 5 small sandwiches) with au jus




Chicken Chesapeake...serves 20-25


Sliced cutlets baked in a cream sauce loaded with crabmeat




Chicken with Sage...serves 20-25


Lightly herbed with a country chicken gravy




Chicken Marsala...serves 20-25


Topped with mushrooms and a sweet Marsala wine sauce




Chicken Dijon...serves 20-25


Baked in a fabulous Dijon cream sauce




Lemon-Rosemary Chicken...serves 20-25


Freshly squeezed lemon and freshly picked rosemary make this dish exceptional



Chicken Parmesan...serves 20-25


Topped with freshly grated parmesan and shredded provolone




Roasted Barbeque Chicken

$4.25 ea.

3 oz. boneless chicken breast glazed with sweet and tangy BBQ sauce



Pork Entrées

Pulled Pork BBQ...priced per lb.


(1 lb. of pulled pork is enough to make 4 small sandwiches)




Carolina BBQ...priced per lb.


"Vinegar and herb style" Delicious!




Sausage, Peppers and Onions (Garlic and Oil)...serves 18-20


Traditional Italian dish with fresh garlic and extra virgin olive oil






Italian Roasted Pork (Porkette)...priced per lb.


With basil and garlic (1 lb. of roast pork is enough to make 4-5 small sandwiches)




Honey-Glazed Ham …....priced per lb.


We use premium spiral sliced ham and serve it with a delicious orange-honey glaze




Whole Roasted Pig...enough to make 40-50 sandwiches


Our "centerpiece" pig comes golden brown, complete with sunglasses, a Hawaiian lei, and an apple in its mouth. Order extra pulled pork on the side to feed additional people!




Baked Ziti ...Serves 12-16 for dinner, 25-40 as a side dish


Made with mozzarella, provolone, parmesan and ricotta cheeses




Ziti Alfredo...Serves 12-16 for dinner, 25-40 as a side dish


Four cheeses with a delicious garlic-cream sauce




Penne Vodka...Serves 12-16 for dinner, 25-40 as a side dish


A "blush" sauce made with tomatoes, cream, and parmesan cheese




Penne Appleton...Serves 12-16 for dinner, 25-40 as a side dish


Sun dried tomatoes, mushrooms, cream, white wine, and herbs




White Mac & Cheese...Serves 25-40 as a side dish


Made with a blend of white Cheddar, provolone, and parmesan cheeses




Yellow Mac & Cheese...Serves 25-40 as a side dish


Made with white Cheddar and yellow Cheddar cheese




Deep Dish Lasagna...(two 6 lb. trays)...Serves 16-20 for dinner


Made with ground beef and sweet Italian sausage




Stuffed Shells...50 shells


Served with our homemade marinara sauce




Seafood Entrées

Maryland Crab Cakes...minimum of 16

$12.50 ea.

4 oz. handmade crabcakes




Seafood Supreme with Pasta...serves 12-16 for dinner, or 25-40 as a side dish


Crabmeat, shrimp, and pasta served with our own "Old Bay" crab sauce.




Shrimp Scampi...serves 16-20


Classic garlic butter sauce served over rice pilaf


Spinach Stuffed Salmon...minimum of 20

$11.50 ea.

"Florentine" style with spinach and cheese


Vegetables & Potatoes

Green Bean Almondine...25 portions


Made with butter, diced and sauteed bacon, and toasted almonds




Green Bean Casserole...25 portions


Baked in a mushroom cream sauce and topped with golden onions




Glazed Baby Carrots...25 portions


Glazed with brown sugar and honey




Vegetable Medley...25 portions


Oven roasted vegetables with butter and fresh herbs




Steamed Broccoli Spears...25 portions


With butter and a hint of garlic




Rosemary and Roasted Garlic Red Bliss Potatoes


Simmered in chicken broth with fresh rosemary




Country Seasoned Yukon Gold Potatoes


Oven roasted and seasoned with Old Bay - the best!




Cheddar Au Gratin Potatoes


Absolutely delicious!




Scalloped Potatoes


Made with Parmesan and Romano cheeses




Assorted Kaiser Sandwiches...minimum of 15


Turkey & Swiss, Roast Beef and Provolone, Ham & Cheddar, and one of our delicious salad spreads




Sandwich Wraps...minimum of 15


Turkey & Swiss, Roast Beef and Provolone, Ham & Cheddar, and one of our delicious salad spreads. Made with tri-color flour tortillas




Assorted Hoagies...minimum of 15


Italian, Roast Beef, Turkey, and Tuna Hoagies with onions, sweet & hot peppers, and pickles on the side.




Rolled Deli Tray...includes rolls...minimum of 15


Includes turkey, roast beef, imported ham, Genoa salami, American, provolone, and Swiss cheeses. On the side: lettuce, tomato, pickles, onions, mayo and mustard




Overstuffed Mini Sandwiches...over 100 pcs.


Our version of a "tea sandwich" stacked high on a double-decker tray




Pinwheel Mini Sandwiches...over 100 pieces


Tri-colored tortilla wraps filled with deli meats and cheeses, sliced into pinwheels and piled high


Cookies & Pastries

Cookie Tray
Delicious assortment topped with wrapped candies


Small serves 12-18


Large serves 25-35




Pastry Tray...approx. 80 pcs.


A delicious assortment of our pastry chef's mini desserts




Italian Cookie Tray...serves 25-30


Italian raspberry filled butter cookies, cannolis and pizzelles




Chocolate Covered Strawberries...approx. 60


Hand dipped jumbo strawberries. As good as it gets!




Chocolate Obsession Tray...serves 25-30


Wrapped chocolates, chocolate nuts, chocolate creams, and more!





All Occasion Cakes

Pick a Size

¼ sheet

serves 15-18



8" round

serves 10-12


½ sheet

serves 30-35



10" round

serves 15-20


full sheet

serves 45-85



12" round

serves 25-30





Pick a Cake Flavor

Yellow, Chocolate, Marble, and Carrot

Pick a Filling

Banana, Cherry, Lemon, Raspberry, Strawberry, Chocolate Mousse, Vanilla Custard, Cannoli Cream

Pick an Icing

Cake Icing, Homemade Buttercream, Chocolate, Cream Cheese

Layer Cakes & Cheesecakes

dessert buffet

Creamy Cheesecake


Cheesecake with Fresh Strawberries


Triple Chocolate Cake


Touch of Strawberry Cake


Double Layer Carrot Cake



Lunch Assorted Sodas, Water & Ice

Includes 1.2 per person - regular, diet, bottled water and ice

$1.35 per person



Dinner Assorted Sodas, Water & Ice

includes 1.6 per person - regular, diet, bottled water and ice

$1.85 per person



Fresh Brewed Iced Tea ...75 servings


Sweetened or unsweetened
5-gallon thermal container with sweeteners and lemon included




Lemonade or Fruit Punch...75 servings


5-gallon thermal container




Coffee Service-Regular


Regular coffee, half & half, sweeteners, cups, spoons, napkins


50 Servings


100 Servings


Extra Cooler of Ice


60 lbs.


Buffet & Party Equipment

Paper Products

$1.35 per person

Chinet plates, napkins, cups and all plastic cutlery


$3.50 per person

Upscale disposable plates.
Includes stainless steel flatware, dinner napkins, and beverage cups.
Great for a home party or or casual wedding


Call for pricing

Includes dinner plates, appetizer plates, dessert plates, napkins, bar ware, and stainless flatware.

Chafing Dishes

$20.00 each

Contracting chafing dishes includes all equipment for your buffet (sterno fuel, all serving utensils, salad bowls, bread baskets, etc.)



90" Round Linen (Fits on a 3 ft. round table)

$12.00 each

90" Round Linen (Fits on a 4 ft. round table)

$12.00 each

108" Round Linen (Fits on a 5 ft. round table)

$13.50 each

120" Round Linen (Fits on a 6 ft. round table)

$17.00 each

Banquet Linen (Fits on a 6 ft. rectangular table)

$12.00 each

Banquet Linen (Fits on a 8 ft. rectangular table)

$12.00 each

17 ft. Table Skirt (Fits on all tables)

$17.00 each



3 ft. round table

$12.00 each

4 ft. round table

$12.00 each

5 ft. round table

$12.00 each

6 ft. Rectangular Banquet Table

$12.00 each

White Bistro chair

$2.00 each

White Folding chair (with padded seat)

$3.00 each

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Appleton Catering
1319 Newport Gap Pike Wilmington, Delaware 19804

(1/4 mile south of Prices Corner)

Phone: 302-992-0998
Fax: 302-992-0996