Bar/Bat Mitzvah

Bat/Bar Mitzvah Celebrations at The PNC Reception Center

Your B’Nai Mitzvah Package Includes

• Hosting Only One B’Nai Mitzvah at a Time to Ensure the Personal Attention you Deserve

• An Outdoor Terrace and Separate Room for the Cocktail Hour

• Professional Maitre d’ to Coordinate and Supervise Your Affair

• A Wide Selection of Linen Colors From Which to Choose

• Custom Torah Cake for Candle Lighting

• Challah for Blessing

• Cocktail Service and Tableside Wine Service with Dinner

• Direction Cards and Place Cards

• Coat Check Service (seasonal)

• Security Personnel to Ensure the Safety of Our Young Guests

• Valet Parking

Please Note: Afternoon B’Nai Mitzvahs must end by 5:30 PM

 

Cocktail Hour
One Hour of Butlered Kosher Style Hors d’oeuvres

Spanakopita
Phyllo Dough Crusts with a filling of Sautéed Spinach and Onions
with Feta Cheese, Eggs and Seasoning
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Stuffed Domestic Mushrooms with Marinated Vegetables
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Baby Lamb Chops with a Mint Julip Reduction
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Hebrew National Hot Dog coins in Puff Pastry served with Honey Dijon Sauce
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Asparagus and Roasted Red Pepper enrobed in Puff Pastry
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Oven baked Goat Cheese in Phyllo Cups with fresh Herbs and Tomato Concasse´
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Warmed Brie on French Toast with Toasted Almonds and Honey Drizzle
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Sesame Chicken Satay
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Sliced Filet Mignon on a Garlic Baguette and dotted with a Tarragon Emulsion

Personalized Hand Carved Ice Carving

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Cocktail Stations to include:

Oriental Stir-Fry Vegetable
Oriental cuts of Celery, Red Pepper, Scallions, Carrots, Broccoli, Bok Choy,
Snow Peas, Shiitake Mushrooms and Water Chestnuts stir-fried in an authentic wok
with Hoisin Plum Sauce & Rice Wine Vinegar and garnished
with Toasted Sesame Seeds
Served in a Mini White Take-Out Box with Chopsticks and Fortune Cookies
Hot Bean Paste available upon request
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General Tso’s Chicken
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Vegetable Fried Rice
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Chafing Dish Station
(Pre-selected Choice of Three)

Eggplant Rollatini, Chicken and Broccoli Scampi, Vegetable Tempura,
Swedish Meatballs, Tortellini al a Panna, Cajun Swordfish Bites,
Sausage, Peppers and Onions, Teriyaki Beef, Classic Spanish Seafood Paella
or Sliced Chicken Medallions with Vegetable Stuffing

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The Cold Display

Smoked Salmon Platter
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Gravlox
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Smoked Whole White Fish
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Assorted Smoked Fish
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Pickled Herring
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Whitefish Salad
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Miniature Bagels with Whipped Cream Cheese

 

Butcher’s Block
Corned Beef Brisket and Roasted Turkey Breast,
Crocks of Stone Ground Mustard, Orange and Cranberry Relish
And Horseradish Chive Remoulade

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Pasta Station

Penne Vodka-Coral
Miniature Penne Pasta served with Merri-Makers Home-style Vodka Sauce
with Emerald Green Peas, Plum Tomatoes and Fresh Basil
and
Cavatelli and Broccoli

Cavatelli Pasta and Broccoli Florets with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Olive Oil
Prepared in a Roasted Garlic Broth

Mediterranean Display
House Made Hummus and Baba Ganninough
accompanied by
Crisp Vegetables and Pita Bread Triangles
Marinated Olives and Feta Cheese

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Latkes Station
Made with shredded Idaho Russet Potatoes and Fresh Chives
Served with ‘not so ordinary’ accompaniments:
Creole Sour Cream, Curried Apple Sauce and Caramelized Vidalia Onions

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The Kids Cocktail Hour

Attended Soda Bar with Shirley Temples

Mini Tacos
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Miniature Pizza Squares
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Hot Dog Coins
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Mozzarella Sticks

 

For the Adults
(Your Pre-Selected Choice of One:)

A Combination of Baby Field Greens and Hearts of Romaine Lettuce
with Freshly Chopped Melons, Strawberries and Grapes
Drizzled with Champagne Raspberry Vinaigrette
Garnished with Shaved Asiago Cheese

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Sweet and Bitter Greens with Buffalo Mozzarella Slices,
Grilled Portobella Mushrooms,
Grape Tomato Halves and a Julienne of Fire Roasted Red Pepper
Painted with an Opal Basil and Balsamic Reduction

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Hearts of California Romaine Lettuce and Blackened Swordfish tossed with Classic Caesar Dressing
and garnished with Capers, Shaved Parmesan Cheese, Freshly Baked Garlic
Croutons and Cracked Black Pepper

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Freshly Baked Dinner Rolls and Whipped Margarine Rosettes

 

For the Children
Fresh Fruit Mélange served on Fruit Sorbet

 

Dinner Service
Your Adult Guests will choose their entrée from
Your pre-selected choice of three of the following:

 

Twin Tournedos of Beef
Two-4oz. choice Medallions, carved from the Tenderloin of Beef
Served with a rich Demi-Glaze
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Herb Encrusted Tilapia Filet

North Atlantic Filet encrusted with Citrus Herbs and Bread Crumbs
On a stream of Fresh Dill Buerre Blanc
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Chicken Paillard

Breast of Chicken stuffed with Wild Mushrooms in a Rosemary Sauce
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Chicken Saltimbocca

Tender Filets of Chicken topped with Prosciutto di Parma,
Baby Leaf Spinach and Fresh Mozzarella
Finished with a light Mushroom Madeira Wine Reduction
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Chicken Fresco

Scallopine of Chicken topped with Julienne of Sun-Dried Tomatoes
and quartered Artichoke Heart Sauté
Finished with California Sauterne, Lemon Zest and Freshly Cracked Pepper
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Chicken Francaise

Scallopine of Chicken dipped in an Egg Batter lightly sautéed
in a White Wine and Lemon Butter Sauce
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All Entrees will be accompanied by Merri-Makers Garlic Smashed Potatoes
and The Chef’s Seasonal Vegetable du Jour

 

For the Children

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“Buffet” on a Plate

A sampler plate to include:
Chicken Tenders
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Mini Hamburgers
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French Fries
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Macaroni and Cheese

 

Dessert
Your B’nai Mitzvah Cake on a Painted Plate with a Chocolate Dipped Strawberry
and Miniature Vanilla Bean Crème Brulee on a Raspberry Puree Painted Plate
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Merri-Makers’ Ice Cream Sundae Bar with Assorted Toppings
For the Adults and Children
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Freshly Brewed Colombian Coffee, Regular and Assorted Herbal Teas,
Brewed Decaffeinated Coffee

 

Beverage Service
Five Hour Open Premium Bar for the Adults
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Five Hour Soda Bar & Shirley Temples for the Children