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Appetizers

Please contact our Catering Coordinator to create appetizer options starting at $4.00/person and ranging up to $30.00/person for unique items that only Rico specializes in. These items can be added to meals. Some items can be ordered individually but there minimum food order quantities and total order minimums do apply.

Appetizer Plates

  • Anti-Pasto Platter with Marinated Artichokes, Mushrooms, Olives, Onions, Tomatoes and Other Veggies, Manchego Cheese and/or a Variety of Cheeses, Variety of Salami, Turkey and/or Proscuito
  • Beef Slices with Chimichurri
  • Black Bean and Corn Salad
  • Ceviche: Fish, Mushroom, Salmon, Scallop with Mandarin Chipotle Marinade or Shrimp
  • Chile or Chipotle con Crema (Served Warm)
  • Chile Verde or Chicken Mole as dip, or to smother over tamales, or as part of a Rico Nacho Bar
  • Black Bean and Corn Salad
  • Ceviche: Fish, Mushroom, Salmon, Scallop with Mandarin Chipotle Marinade or Shrimp
  • Chile or Chipotle con Crema (Served Warm)
  • Chile Verde or Chicken Mole as dip, or to smother over tamales, or as part of a Rico Nacho Bar
  • Coconut Shrimp with Mango Chutney or Jalapeno Jelly
  • Cured Salmon with Crackers, Marinated Onions, Capers and Ancho, Chipotle, Chile Lime, Dill or Habanero Cream
  • Dates Wrapped in Bacon
  • Empanadas - Beef, Chicken, Lamb, Portobello or Spinach and Feta
  • Flautas - Beef, Chicken or Portobello with Mexican Crema
  • Guacamole or Mango Salsa
  • Jalapenos stuffed with ground beef, pork, raisins, plantains, almonds, apples and peaches - (Vegetarian fillings available upon request)
  • Manchego Cheese with Spanish Chorizo, Guava or Quince Paste or Pimentos
  • Meatballs in Chipotle Sauce, Mole Negro or Mole Poblano
  • Mini Tamales: Artichoke, Asparagus and Ranchero Cheese, Beef, Chicken, Pork, Sweet Corn and Vegetable
  • Mini Tamales with Specialty Fillings (Minimum of 50)
  • Chicken Chipotle - Chicken Mole - Duck with Pineapple - Shrimp with Chipotle Masa
  • Mole Sampler: Meatballs, Mini-Tamales, Pork Loin, Shrimp, Skewers and/or Turkey Breast Bites
  • Moles Include: Almond - Amarillo - Negro - Pipian - Pistachio - Poblano
  • Quesadillas with Cheese, Chicken and Duck w/Serrano Cilantro Tortilla
  • Rico Nacho Bar: Includes Chicken or Chile Verde Topping, Chipotle con Crema, Guacamole,
  • Pico de Gallo, Queso Fresco and Tortilla Chips
  • Salmon Cups with Ancho Cream or Chipotle Cream
  • Salmon Filled with Goat Cheese Served with a Strawberry Sauce and Assorted Crackers
  • Skewers with Achiote, Chipotle or Mole Sauce - Chicken or Shrimp
  • Shrimp Ceviche with Banana Chips
  • Shrimp with Honey Chipotle, Cocktail or Jalapeno Jelly Sauce
  • Shrimp with Manchego Cheese Wrapped with Bacon

Soups

  • Avocado Bisque, Menudo, Pine Nut, Posole, Roasted Beet and Curry, Shrimp Gazpacho or Tuna and Mushroom Chowder.