How Your Appetizer and Finger Food Catering Can Make or Break Your Event!

How Your Appetizer and Finger Food Catering Can Make or Break Your Event!

A great party is all about delicious food and delightful moments shared with friends and family. As the epitome of culinary creativity in South Florida, here at Canapes, we take pride in catering to every palate with our freshest, brightest appetizers and party food options, all thoughtfully crafted to fit within your budget. Whether you're planning an intimate gathering or a grand celebration, our commitment to excellence shines through in every aspect of our service, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable experience for you and your guests.

Building the Perfect Menu for Your Next Event: A Guide to Curating Delectable Delights

Good food brings people together. Great food turns it into a party. When it comes to creating a memorable celebration, the magic lies in the details, especially in the selection of appetizers and finger foods. But how do you choose the best food options for your party? There are several factors to consider, ensuring that every guest leaves with a satisfied palate and unforgettable memories. Let our experts guide you in curating the ideal menu for your next event:

Party size: Tailoring your menu to the size of your gathering is key to keeping the atmosphere lively and the culinary experience delightful. For smaller gatherings, opt for a diverse selection of finger foods and appetizers, offering your guests an array of flavors to enjoy and encouraging socializing. Embrace the spirit of sharing and create an intimate, interactive dining experience. On the other hand, for larger events, consider incorporating themed platters or party trays, making it easier to serve and allowing your guests to indulge in the festivities without hassle.

Culinary preferences: A truly remarkable menu caters to diverse tastes and preferences, ensuring that every guest feels welcomed and satiated. Take the time to know your guests' dietary inclinations - whether they are meat lovers, vegetarians, vegans, or have any specific allergies or restrictions. Strive to strike a perfect balance between meaty delights and flavorful plant-based treats, creating harmony between various palates. Including dietary questions on the RSVP can help you better accommodate your guests' preferences.

Location of the party: The venue sets the stage for your culinary display, influencing the type of food you can serve. For boat parties or events in smaller locations, choose finger foods and appetizers that are easy to handle and require minimal setup. Opt for items that don't necessitate elaborate table arrangements, making it convenient for guests to savor the flavors even while mingling and moving around. Flexibility and simplicity are the keys to success in such settings.

Cultural Influences: Embrace Miami's rich cultural diversity, and let it infuse your menu with an exciting fusion of flavors. Draw inspiration from the vibrant culinary heritage that surrounds you, incorporating local delicacies and international delights that appeal to a diverse audience. Infusing your party with a touch of Miami's unique character elevates the experience, making it a true celebration of the city's rich cultural tapestry.

Remember these elements when deciding what to order for your next event, and let Canapes be your partner in culinary creativity.


Our Customers Have Spoken: Our Most Popular Assortments and Sets!

To make your party planning even more convenient, we offer popular assortments and sets that have been "yum" approved by our clients. From vegetarian and gluten-free sets to a little bit of everything, these pre-selected options ensure a harmonious blend of flavors that will delight your guests and leave them asking for more! Our most popular events have inspired these curated assortments to cater to various tastes and dietary preferences, ensuring that everyone can indulge in the delectable offerings.

Vegetarian Delights: Got some herbivores on your guest list? Here is an assortment of an array of mouthwatering dishes made exclusively from fresh, locally sourced vegetables and plant-based ingredients. From savory finger foods to hearty mains, this set will satisfy even the most discerning palates.


Fresh Fruit Platter, a beautiful arrangement of six to eight seasonal fruits, is perfect for 10-15 guests. It's flourless and vegan, catering to various dietary preferences while adding a refreshing and colorful touch to any event or gathering.



Discover the savory delight of our 12-piece Vegan Burger Tray, featuring classic meat alternatives made from Portobello mushrooms and lentils. Served with a tantalizing combination of tahini, Dijon mustard, cherry tomatoes, crisp lettuce, and pickles, this plant-based treat is a delicious choice for all, as it is entirely vegan.


Our Italian vegetable tray features a delectable medley of zucchini, eggplant, sweet potato, fennel, peppers, garlic, and cherry tomatoes, expertly baked in extra virgin olive oil and aromatic herbs. Ideal for 10-15 guests, this flowerless and vegan delight caters to diverse dietary preferences, offering a flavorful and wholesome addition to any gathering.


Cheese Platter is a delightful experience for cheese enthusiasts, featuring six premium varieties: Italian fresh mozzarella, French goat cheese, Dutch gouda, French Camembert, Greek Feta, and Roquefort. Perfect for 10-15 guests, this indulgent assortment pairs wonderfully with a fresh-baked bread tray, enhancing the cheese-tasting experience.


Flourless Feast: For those with gluten sensitivities or dietary restrictions, our flourless sets present a diverse selection of scrumptious delights, ensuring that no one misses out on the culinary delights. You'll find vast flourless alternatives for popular dishes, so your guests can relish every bite without worry.


Indulge in our Baked Empanadas, a delightful platter of 40 pieces, baked to perfection and served with sofrito sauce. This delectable treat features two mouthwatering flavors, 20 pieces each, including cheese & yuca and chicken fillings, offering a scrumptious blend of tastes to satisfy your cravings.


Sandwich Boutique Tray, a flourless assortment of 12 pieces with three distinct flavors:
  • Mini French baguette with smoked salmon, lettuce, cream cheese, and fresh dill.
  • Mini sesame bagels topped with Italian prosciutto, served over horseradish yogurt spread.
  • Mini pita bread with roasted eggplant "antipasti style," tahini spread, sliced potato, hard-boiled egg, and homemade harissa hot sauce.

Please be aware that the product is made in a gluten-containing production environment and contains lactose. 

Mini Brownies, presented on a delightful tray of 20 pieces, are crafted with rich bittersweet chocolate fudge and adorned with chopped hazelnuts. These delectable treats are flourless, offering a perfect option for those with gluten sensitivities or dietary preferences.



International Culinary Tour: Take your guests on a global gastronomic adventure with this assortment. Handpicked dishes from different cuisines around the world provide a unique and memorable experience for your attendees, celebrating diversity on a plate.


Mini Thai Salad Tray, a burst of Asian flavors in 12 delightful pieces. This vegan salad features rice noodles, red cabbage, white cabbage, carrots, cilantro, red onion, and roasted peanuts, all perfectly complemented by a delectable peanut butter dressing. Enjoy a refreshing and wholesome experience with this colorful, plant-based delight.


Our Phyllo Flowers, a delightful assortment of 20 pieces, combine flavors from Greece and Italy in two delicious variations. Enjoy 10 pieces of the Italian Caprese, featuring baby mozzarella cheese, cherry tomatoes, and fresh basil, and savor the Greek Yassou with 10 pieces filled with feta cheese, Kalamata olives, and fresh oregano. Delight in the Mediterranean fusion of tastes with this delectable tray.


Savor the essence of Mexico with our Mini Tacos, a mouthwatering 20-piece tray filled with authentic flavors. These traditional delights boast a combination of black bean paste (frijoles), avocado cream, and pickled spicy jalapeño peppers, all 100% vegan, making them a perfect treat for all plant-based food lovers. Enjoy the zesty and wholesome taste of these delectable mini tacos.


The Ultimate Indulgence: For those looking to impress their guests with a lavish spread, these sets are an absolute showstopper. Featuring premium ingredients and gourmet delicacies, this assortment promises a luxurious dining experience that will leave a lasting impression on your guests.

Enjoy our 20-piece Premium Dessert Trays with four divine flavors: almond-strawberry-berry, oreo-vanilla-pistachio-chocolate, apricot-lemon-almond, and espresso-chantilly-hazelnut. A delightful assortment that promises to satisfy your sweet cravings!



Flourless Meat and Cheese Platter, a premium selection of cold cuts and cheeses, including Bresaola, Jamon Iberico, Prosciutto, mozzarella, goat cheese, gouda, and Camembert. Serves 10-15 guests. Add a fresh-baked bread tray for the perfect pairing.



Tres Leches
, arrives in our 12-piece Boutique Tray. Our Tres leches showcases vanilla cake soaked in three kinds of milk, adorned with luscious mascarpone cream, and crowned with a medley of fresh fruits, providing a delectable and refreshing dessert experience.



Rest assured, each set has been thoughtfully curated to ensure a harmonious blend of flavors, textures, and presentation. Whether you're hosting a wedding reception, corporate gala, or a casual get-together, our popular assortments will elevate your event, making it an unforgettable culinary journey for all who attend. Trust "yum" approved choices and let us take care of the details while you focus on creating wonderful memories with your guests!


Something for Every Mouth: Accommodating Appetizer Catering

At Canapes, we believe that every guest should feel welcome and catered to, which is why we accommodate all dietary needs and preferences. From vegetarian and vegan options to flourless and kosher choices, we have a wide range of selections to ensure that everyone can enjoy the party feast to the fullest.

Our bilingual team, fluent in both Spanish and English, ensures that communication during the planning process is smooth and effortless. We understand the importance of clear and effective communication when it comes to creating the perfect menu for your birthday party or any other event. Language should never be a barrier to creating a memorable fiesta for you and your guests.

Start Your Hors D'oeuvres Catering Here!

Getting started with Canapes is a breeze. Begin by selecting your preferred products from our extensive menu. Whether you desire finger foods, mini sandwiches, or mouthwatering desserts, we have something to cater to every craving. With a minimum order of just 2 products and 48-hour advance notice required, you can quickly and effortlessly secure the perfect party fare.

Our dedicated chefs then prepare your selected menu to order, ensuring exceptional freshness and taste. With dishes handcrafted overnight and nothing outsourced or stored in the fridge, you’ll know that every bite will be a delightful sensation.

Need help creating the perfect menu? We’re happy to assist you! Get in touch to get started.

Canapes: Where Unforgettable Parties are Baked, Served, and Savored — Guaranteed!

At Canapes, our mission is to make your party extraordinary, leaving you and your guests with unforgettable memories. We take pride in offering top-notch service, on-time delivery, and an unwavering commitment to excellence. If you are at all unsatisfied with your experience with Canapes, reach out. We will work diligently to make it up to you. 

Elevate Your Event with Canapes' Delectable Delights!

When it comes to throwing a party that leaves a lasting impression, the right appetizers and finger foods can elevate the experience to new heights. With Canapes by your side, you have a partner dedicated to creating culinary excellence, ensuring your guests are treated to delectable delights that match the ambiance and style of your event. From accommodating dietary needs to infusing local flavors, we take every detail into account, crafting a menu that satisfies every palate.

So, let the journey of culinary creativity begin! Start your order with Canapes today and savor the freshest, most flavorful party food in South Florida. We are available 24/7, including holidays, providing you with the utmost convenience for seamless delivery. No matter the time or occasion, we are dedicated to ensuring that your guests are treated to delightful culinary creations that leave a lasting impression.

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