Homegrown Catering

HomeGrown caters! We have lots of affordable options for groups of all (okay, most) sizes and offer delivery. Don’t just feed your guests; feed them delicious, local food from HomeGrown!

We are excited about the upcoming 2023 wedding season, so please do not hesitate to reach out to inquire about availability as we are currently booking dates for the upcoming year.

Prices are subject to change.

Please reach out to us to confirm pricing and thanks for understanding. Response times may take a little bit longer than usual, but someone will reach out to you as soon as possible.

Thank you so much for your support as we navigate the new normal for the time being. We love y’all and are grateful for such a supportive community!

SERVICE

Delivery

We offer delivery within an hour of Asheville, with rates starting at $35.

Buffet Attendant

Buffet Attendants set up & maintain your buffet. They are not able to help with broader event support such as setting or clearing tables. Attendants start at $150 each for a 5-hour minimum. We request one attendant for every 25 guests.

Service Staff & On-Site Chef

Service staff will assist with table set-up, non-alcoholic beverage service, passing hors d’oeuvres,  and clearing tables in addition to setting up and maintaining your buffet. An on-site chef will ensure that food is served in a timely manner and quality is maintained, with cooking on-site as needed.
Service staff and on-site culinary professionals are available for events with per person cost of greater than $25. For all events where service staff is requested a Banquet Captain is required starting at $35 per hour for a 6-hour minimum. Each additional service staff is billed starting at $30 per hour for a 6-hour minimum. One service staff per 25 guests is required and additional service staff may be needed depending upon service requirements and venue logistics. On-site chefs are billed starting at $150. Requirements for on-site chefs vary by menu selections.

DINNERWARE

Basic Disposables

Made from highly renewable resources and compostable, this is an affordable option for your event. Packages start at $1.5 per person for a plate, flatware and unbleached paper napkins.

Palm-Ware Packages

Made from palm leaves and water, this durable dinnerware is also very attractive! Packages start at $2.5 per person for a plate, bamboo flatware & unbleached paper napkins.

BUFFET PRESENTATION PACKAGES

At no charge, your order will be packaged in recyclable aluminum pans or on cardboard trays

Bamboo Serving Utensils….$3.5 each
Wire Chafing Dishes with Sternos…$12 each
Bamboo Tray with Serving Utensils…$14 per dish
Bagasse Bowls with Serving Utensils…$14 per dish
Bamboo trays and bagasse bowls offer a pretty, ready-to-serve packaging. They may not be available for all dishes.

House platters & serving utensils are available for events with service. Pricing varies.

PAYMENT

A 50% deposit is requested for all orders.
Final order due two weeks before event date and final balances are due 7 days prior. We accept cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard, Discover & American Express.    A 3% fee is applied to all Credit Cards and online payments.

These ingredients are sourced locally throughout the year. Seasonal produce comes from local farms whenever possible.

✫ Gluten Free = (GF) ✫ Vegetarian = (V) ✫ Vegan=(VV)

✫ BREAKFAST ✫

To feed the masses… In the morning

THE LIGHT OF DAY

Packed to feed 20 folks
Fruit & Yogurt… $136.85
Fresh seasonal fruit platter with honey yogurt & house-made granola

House Made Buttermilk Biscuits & Selection of Local Jams … $44.85 

Homegrown’s Cinnamon Roll Biscuits… $40 (1 Dozen per order)

TRADITIONAL-ISH

Packed to feed 20 folks
Country Breakfast… $194.50
Scrambled eggs (add cheese…. $10.5)- Breakfast sausage or all-natural bacon- Cheesy grits or country taters- Buttermilk biscuits with jam
Biscuits & Gravy… $76.95
Fresh buttermilk biscuits with country sausage gravy
The Scramble… $184.85 (GF)
Farm fresh eggs with seasonal veggies, farmstead cheese & your choice of chorizo, sausage, all-natural bacon, Tempeh (V), or tofu (V)
The HG Chicken Biscuit… $119.95
Buttermilk fried chicken breast & house-made biscuit (Add egg & cheese… $27.5 / Add jam or honey… $9.5)

Side orders… or make it a meal!

All Sides are Priced Per Person

All-natural bacon… $3.95 (GF)
Breakfast sausage patties… $3.95 (GF)
Country sausage gravy… $2.35
Cheesy grits… $3.5 (GF)(V)
Country taters… $3.5 (GF) (V)
Sautéed sesame greens… $3.5 (GF) (VV)
Seasonal roasted vegetable medley… $3.5 (GF) (VV)
Sliced tomatoes (when in season)… $4 (GF) (VV)
Scrambled farm fresh eggs… $5 (GF) (V)
Fresh fruit salad… $4 (GF) (VV)

✫ STARTERS ✫

In the beginning, there were… APPETIZERS!

 PIECES

50 pieces per order

Southern Edamame… $48.5 (GF) (VV)
AKA boiled peanuts. Ours have a little kick, and we’ll pack at least 100 pieces per order
Pimento Cheese Crostini… $58 (V)
HomeGrown pimento cheese on crispy crostini, topped with pickled red onions
Hummus Canape… $62.5 (GF)(VV)
Traditional Hummus on fresh cucumber slices with seasonal accompaniments
Herbed Meatballs with Tomato Gravy… $62.5
Classic beef meatballs in Grandma’s favorite tomato sauce
Fried Chicken “Poppers”… $82.5
Bite-sized pieces of our buttermilk fried chicken served “picnic style” with horseradish honey mustard dipping sauce
Savory Tartlets… $105
Lovely little tartlets with savory filling. Please select one filling per order:
Southern style chicken salad
Sunburst Trout Cream cheese dip
Goat cheese and seasonal fruit preserves with black pepper dust  (V)
Roasted veggies with pomodoro & farmstead cheese (V)
Mini Southern Fish Cakes… $124.75
Our take on a crab cake with Sunburst trout, NC Catfish and Flounder & saffron aioli

PLATTERS

Packed to feed 20 folks
Crudite… $70
Fresh veggies served w/your choice of: (Select One per order) chef’s hummus, pimento cheese, pesto cream cheese, green goddess dressing, house-ranch or smoked Sunburst trout cream cheese (add $17)
“Cheese & Crackers”… $120
Crostini served with three delicious cheese dips:
Beer cheese with Ashe County gouda & oatmeal porter, pesto cream cheese & HomeGrown pimento cheese
Crostini, Dips & Crudite… $120
Crostini served with fresh veggies and two of the following: chef’s hummus, pimento cheese, pesto cream cheese, green goddess dressing, house-made ranch, tomato-roasted garlic relish (when in season) or smoked Sunburst trout cream cheese spread (add $17)
Local Pickled Veggie & Cheese Plate… $156
Assorted pickled veggies, Ashe County Cheese’s cheddar, pepper jack and gouda, Lusty Monk mustard & crostini
Appalachian Antipasti… MP
Variety of locally cured meats, hard & soft local cheeses, pickled veggies, served with accompaniments of Lusty Monk mustard, dried fruit compote, flatbreads & crostini

HOUSE-MADE SWEETS

20 servings per order
Banana Puddin’… $98
Really, really house-made vanilla pudding (eggs & stuff) with bananas & ‘nilla wafers
Lemon Bars… $51.75
A Southern classic made with lots of love, lemons and powdered sugar
Seasonal Fruit Crisp… $78
Baked spiced fruit with sweet crunchy topping
Fudgy Brownies… $51.75
Big fudgy brownies with seasonal accompaniments
Chocolate Toffee Cookies with Sea Salt… $34.95
Chewy cookies with chocolate chips, toffee and a sprinkling of sea salt

✫ LUNCH & DINNER ✫

MAIN DISHES

Packed to feed 20 folks
Buttermilk Fried Chicken (6oz serving)… $160
Our signature fried chicken, served “picnic style” with horseradish honey mustard
Local Sunburst Trout (5oz serving)… Market Price (GF)
Pan-seared trout with saffron aioli
Herby Meatloaf (6oz serving)… $160
Local beef & fresh herbs, served with mushroom gravy
Pulled Pork (5oz serving)… $136 (GF)
Slow-smoked shredded pork with Sweet Mustard BBQ or Tomato BBQ or NC Vinegar
BBQ Beef Brisket (5oz serving)… $160 (GF)
Slow-smoked local beef with Sweet Mustard BBQ Sauce or Tomato BBQ or NC Vinegar
Southern Fish Cakes (5oz serving)… $215
Our take on a crab cake made with Sunburst trout, catfish and Flounder & smoked tomato aioli
Herb Chicken (7oz serving)… $170 (GF)
Bone-in, slow-roasted local chicken with fresh herbs
Barbecued Tempeh (5oz serving)… $160 (GF)(VV)
Smiling Hara Tempeh, sweet peppers & onions in Vegan BBQ sauce OR Maple Glazed
Moroccan Tagine .. $162.25 (VV)
with Seasonal Veggies stewed in Moroccan spices & served over Golden Couscous
Quinoa Sauté… $162.25 (GF)(VV)
Seasonal veggies, quinoa and tahini sauce with choice of chicken, hempeh or tofu
Redneck Pot Pie… $152
Local cheesy grits with shredded BBQ chicken and a biscuit top
Pot Pie… $152
Roasted chicken or tofu with seasonal vegetables and buttery phyllo pastry dough ((VV) upon request)

SALADS

20 side servings per order
Farmer’s Salad… $86 (GF) (V)
Mixed greens, seasonal fruit, farmstead cheese, sunflower seeds & balsamic vinaigrette
Garden Salad… $79.5 (GF) (VV)
Mixed greens & garden veggies with your choice of parmesan peppercorn, horseradish honey mustard or balsamic vinaigrette dressing
Vegetarian Kale Caesar Salad… $79.5 (V)
Local Kale, roasted garlic dressing, house-made croutons, parmesan
Sesame Kale Salad… $58.5 (GF) (VV)
Lightly wilted with sesame-ginger dressing
“Shelby” Slaw… $32 (GF) (V)
Chef Joel’s version of a traditional coleslaw… tangy, crunchy, a whisper of heat
Asian Slaw… $32 (GF) (VV)
Cabbage, carrots, scallions & cilantro in our sesame-ginger dressing

VEGGIES

$3.5 per person / Minimum order of 20, please
Seasonal Roasted Vegetable Medley (GF)(VV)
Sauteed Sesame Kale (GF)(VV)
Collard Greens with Bacon (GF)
Honey-Buttered Roast Carrots (GF)(V)
Green Beans with Toasted Almonds (GF)(V)
Roasted Garlic and Balsamic Brussels (add $1) (seasonal) (GF)(VV)
Lemon Roasted Asparagus (add $1) (V) 

STARCHES

$3.5 per person / Minimum order of 20, please Mashed Taters (GF)(V) Add Mushroom Gravy… $12 Cheesy Grits (V) Sorghum-Roasted Sweet Potatoes (GF)(V) “Church Picnic” Tater Salad (GF)(V)                       Brown Rice Pilaf (GF) ((V) upon request) Mac & Cheese (add $1) (V)

BREAD

20 side servings per order
Cornbread… $20
Buttermilk Biscuits… $30
Focaccia… $34.5
Artisan Rolls… $20
Butter… $5.75

Boxed Lunches

Samiches & Wraps are served with Chef’s Starchy Salad, Marinated Veggie Salad of the Day & a cookie Minimum order of 5 per type, please Substitute (GF) Bun or Focaccia for $2 per substitution
Buttermilk Chicken Samich… $14.95
Fried or grilled with sprouts, pickled onion, tomato (when in season), pickles & horseradish honey mustard
Hoagies – Roast Beef, Turkey or Ham… $14.95
Lettuce, sprouts, pickled red onion, cheddar, Duke’s mayo & Lusty Monk mustard
Chicken Salad Wrap… $13.95
Southern style chicken salad with mixed greens, sprouts, pickled onion and tomato (when in season)
Barbequed Tofu Samich… $13.95
Tofu with HomeGrown BBQ sauce & Shelby slaw
Smoked Trout Wrap… $14.95
HomeGrown’s smoked trout spread (cream cheese, citrus zest, thyme), wrapped with mixed greens & seasonal fruit
Entree Salads… $14.95
Farmer’s, Garden or Vegetarian Caesar Salad with your choice of grilled chicken, fried chicken, marinated hempeh, or sesame tofu  served with dressing (on the side) and (GF) Focaccia
Soup & Salad… $11.95
Choice of Farmer’s, Garden or Vegetarian Caesar side salad with soup of the day and (GF) Focaccia
Add grilled chicken, fried chicken, marinated tempeh, or sesame tofu… $5


HEY, GO GREENER…

Ask for bulk packaging instead of individual boxes and save 5%


✫ HOLIDAY ✫

Holidays with HomeGrown

HOLIDAY SIDES

Side portions to feed 10 or 20 folks
$30 for 10 servings or $60 for 20 servings

Cranberry-Orange Relish (V)(GF)
Grandma’s recipe

Traditional Dressing ((V) upon request)
Rich Chicken Broth & Fresh Herbs

Sausage & Herb Stuffing
Local Sausage, Craisins & Granny Smith Apples

Quinoa Pecan Risotto (V)(GF) ($35/$70)
A delicious side & excellent vegetarian main dish!

Brown Sugar Acorn Squash (V)(GF)

Roasted Root Veggies with Fresh Herbs & Garlic (V)(GF)

Honey Gingered Carrots (V)(GF)

Cheesy Squash Casserole (V) ($32/$64)

Traditional Green Bean Casserole (V)

Brussels Sprouts with Orange Butter (V)(GF)

Buttery Mashed Taters (V)(GF)
Add Mushroom Gravy ($6/$12)

Vanilla Sweet Potatoes (V)(GF)
Silky whipped local sweet potatoes with a hint of vanilla

Creamed Corn Casserole (V)(GF)

MAIN EVENT

Butter & Herb Roasted Turkey Breast with Pan Gravy
$72 * feeds 8-10 * all natural & antibiotic free

Dijon Maple Glazed Spiral Ham
$64 * feeds 8-10 * all natural

RING IN THE NEW YEAR

Black Eyed Peas ((V) upon request)
Bacon Collard Greens
Sautéed Sesame Greens
Cornbread

PIES!

Apple Pie
Pecan Pie
Pumpkin Pie
Key Lime Pie

$32/ Pie

ORDERING INFO

HomeGrown’s Holiday Menu is available November 10 thru December 31

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• Thanksgiving orders are due Midnight, Friday 11/18. Christmas orders are due Midnight, Friday 12/16. NYE orders are due Midnight, Thursday 12/22. Don’t wait, we often sell out!
• Orders must be picked up at HomeGrown. The last pickup window is 11-3 pm the day before each holiday (Thanksgiving Wednesday, Christmas Eve, New Years Eve)
• Holiday orders are packaged cold to be re-heated at home (instructions provided)
• Email your order, including quantities and desired pickup date and time, to catering@slowfoodrightquick.com or leave us a message at 828.747.1701.

✫ SPECIAL EVENTS ✫

For your Special Gathering

We put together some of our favorite event menus and dishes to make things easy on you
Want something different? Feel free to give us a holler, we’re happy to help!

A BIT TRADITIONAL

$16 per person / 20 order minimum

Herb Roasted Bone-In Chicken with Seasonal Accompaniments (GF)
Roasted Potatoes or Brown Rice Pilaf (GF)
Seasonal Veggie Medley (GF)(V)
Artisan Rolls (V)

 VEGGIE LOVE

$24 per person / 20 order minimum
Fried Tempeh and Tofu Bites (GF)(VV)
Sauce Choices: Maple Glazed, Buffalo, Lemon Pepper, Honey BBQ (GF)(VV)
Sautéed Sesame Kale (GF)(VV)
Roasted Farmer’s Market Veggies (GF)(VV)

KINDA FANCY

$28 per person / 20 order minimum
Herb-Roasted Bone-In Chicken with Seasonal Accompaniments (GF)
Sunburst Trout Cakes with Smoked Tomato Aioli
Whipped Golden Potatoes (GF)(V)
Chef’s Seasonal Vegetable (GF)(V)
Artisan Rolls (V)

UNDER THE SEA

$29 per person / 20 order minimum
North Carolina Seafood Boil with Wild Caught Shrimp, Andouille, Corn & Potatoes + Artisan Rolls
Add Ons
Mussels …$9.5 per person or
Bay Scallops … $3 per person)

 HOMEGROWN SPECIALTIES

$16.95 per person / 20 order minimum
Buttermilk Fried “Picnic” Chicken with Horseradish Honey Mustard
OR Herby Meatloaf with Mushroom Gravy
Mashed Taters (GF)(V)
Seasonal Veggie Medley (GF)(V)
Biscuits (V)

HOMEGROWN ‘QUE!

$16.50 per person / 20 order minimum
Smoked, Hand-Pulled Pork with Sweet Mustard BBQ Sauce (GF)
Shelby Slaw (GF)(V)
Tater Salad (GF)(V)
Seasonal Veggie Medley (GF)(V)
Cornbread (V)

ALL DRESSED UP

$34.95 per person / 20 order minimum
Grilled Flank Steak with Rustic Chimichurri (GF)
Sunburst Trout with Saffron Aioli (GF)
Garlic Butter Roasted New Potatoes (GF)(V)
Roasted Farmer’s Market Veggies with Pesto (GF)(V)
Artisan Rolls (V)

Change it up, Dress it up, Make it your own!!!

These are some other dishes we’re particularly fond of & we thought you should know about ‘em…

Bars (without the booze)

Grits Bar
Creamy yellow grits, cheddar, goats cheese, black pepper bacon, roasted red peppers, jalapenos, caramelized onions
Biscuit Bar
HomeGrown’s buttermilk biscuits, local jams & apple butter from Imladris Farm, local honey, pimento cheese
Salad Bar
Mixed greens, romaine, cheddar, goats cheese, sunflower seeds, cucumber, carrots, tomato (when in season), red onions, seasonal fruit, roasted beets, bacon, sourdough croutons, house made dressings

Some menu items may require an on-site chef
Have something else in mind? We’re happy to chat about a customized menu for your special gathering!


Pieces

50 pieces per order
Southern Edamame… $48.5
AKA boiled peanuts. Ours have a little kick, and we’ll pack at least 100 pieces per order
Pimento Cheese Crostini… $58
HomeGrown pimento cheese on crispy crostini, topped with pickled red onions
Southern Grit Cakes… $58 (V)
Cheesy yellow grit squares topped with smoked tomato jam
Herbed Meatballs with Tomato Gravy… $62.5
Classic beef meatballs in Grandma’s favorite tomato sauce
Hummus Canapé… $62.5
Traditional Hummus spread on fresh cucumber slices with seasonal accompaniments
Fried Chicken “Poppers”… $82.5
Bite-sized pieces of our buttermilk fried chicken served “picnic style” with horseradish honey mustard dipping sauce
Savory Tartlets… $105
Lovely little tartlets with a savory filling. Please select one filling per order:
Chef’s chicken salad
Sunburst Trout Cream cheese dip
Goat cheese and seasonal fruit preserves with black pepper dust
Roasted veggies with pomodoro & farmstead cheese

Mini Southern Sunburst Trout Cakes… $124.75
Our take on a crab cake with Sunburst trout & smoked tomato aioli


PLATTERS

to feed 20 folks per order
Crudite… $70
Fresh veggies served with your choice of: chef’s hummus, pimento cheese, pesto cream cheese, green goddess dressing, house-made ranch or smoked Sunburst trout cream cheese spread (add $17)
“Cheese & Crackers”… $120
Crostini served with three delicious cheese dips:
Beer cheese with Ashe County gouda & oatmeal porter, pesto cream cheese & HomeGrown pimento cheese

Crostini, Dips & Crudite… $120
Crostini served with fresh veggies and (Two) of the following: chef’s hummus, pimento cheese, pesto cream cheese, green goddess dressing, parmesan peppercorn dressing, tomato-roasted garlic relish (when in season) or smoked Sunburst trout cream cheese spread (add $17)
Pickled Veggie & Cheese Plate… $156
Assorted pickled veggies, Ashe County Cheese’s cheddar, pepper jack, and gouda, Lusty Monk mustard & crostini
Appalachian Antipasti… MP
Variety of locally cured meats, hard & soft local cheeses, pickled veggies, served with accompaniments of Lusty Monk mustard, dried fruit compote, flatbreads & crostini

SALADS

20 side servings per order
Farmer’s Salad… $86
Mixed greens, seasonal fruit, farmstead cheese, sunflower seeds & balsamic vinaigrette
Garden Salad… $79.5
Mixed greens & garden veggies with your choice of parmesan peppercorn, horseradish honey mustard, or balsamic vinaigrette dressing
Vegetarian Caesar Salad… $79.5
Romaine, roasted garlic, house-made croutons & parmesan
Sesame Kale Salad… $48.5
Lightly wilted with sesame-ginger dressing
“Shelby” Slaw… $32
Chef Joel’s version of a traditional coleslaw… tangy, crunchy, a whisper of heat
Asian Slaw… $32
Cabbage, carrots, scallions & cilantro in our sesame-ginger dressing

N/A BEVVIES

Gallon Iced Tea (Sweet or Unsweet)…$5.25
Gallon Herbal Tea (Sweet or Unsweet)…$5.50
Gallon Lemonade…$6
Sleeve of Compostable Cups…$7.50
Ice (10 lb bag)…$4
Gallon Henderson County Apple Cider…$18
Gallon Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice…$18
Coffee Service (per person) $3.25
Includes regular coffee (decaf upon request), half n’ half, organic cane sugar, splenda, hot cups and stirrers

HOUSE-MADE SWEETS

20 side servings per order
Banana Puddin’… $98
Really, really house-made vanilla pudding (real eggs & stuff) with bananas & ‘nilla wafers
Lemon Bars… $51.75
A Southern classic made with lots of love, lemons and powdered sugar
Seasonal Fruit Crisp… $78
Baked spiced fruit with sweet, crunchy oat topping
Fudgy Brownies… $51.75
Big fudgy brownies with seasonal accompaniments
Chocolate Toffee Cookies with Sea Salt… $34.95
Chewy cookies with chocolate chips, toffee and a sprinkling of sea salt