Traditional Mexican Menu

Let's celebrate with a fiesta!

Experience California style catering with this fun array of timeless family  recipes in an unpretentious redefined way.

The Carmelita Way!

White Queso Fountain

Bocadillos

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Flautitas

Delicious crispy rolled corn tortillas drizzled with  Carmelita's Avocado Sauce and Lime Crema.

Taquitos

Mini crunchy  duck taquitos topped with mango salsa and sprinkled with Queso Cincho.

Mexican Street Corn

A crowd's wow'zer! You will be pleasantly surprised with this underrated grilled corn sprinkled Tajin.

Tostaditas

Smoky Chipotle chicken with Carmelita's pickled red onions and topped with Anejo cheese. 

Empanadas

Savory Masa pies filled with Queso Oaxaca, grass hoppers and squash flowers (when in season) 

Fruta Fresca

A beautiful elevated presentation of a traditional street food in Mexico. Fresh cuts of watermelon, cucumber, melon & Pineapple seasoned with Tajin.

Sopecitos

Pan fried Masa griddle cakes topped with black beans, Queso Fresco and radish micro greens.

Tamalitos

You know it! Not only are they good but cute too! Tasty beef short ribs braised in a smoky guajillo sauce atop a corn masa cake.

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All you can eat taco bar served along side refried beans and Mexican rice and salsas. 

  • Pico De Gallo

  • Tomatillo

  • Fire Roasted 

Taco Bar Station

Asada

Citrus marinated beef chuck grilled over open flames.

Pollo

Juicy cilantro lime marinated chicken grilled over open flames.

Carnitas

Crispy pork cooked in a sweet blend of Mexican Spices.

Al Pastor 

Marinated pork shoulder in Mexican Achiote sauce with Charred Pineapple chunks.

Barbacoa De Borrego

Slowly braised Lamb meat in guajillo sauce. Mexicali Style!

Calabacitas 

Sautéed Mexican squash topped with Melted Oaxaca cheese and Carmelita's Red Pickled Onions.

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Hand Made Tortillas

Treat your guest to diner & a show with hand made tortillas made on site!

Guacamole

Hand mashed avocados with lemon and lime juice.

Queso Fountain

White Queso

Fountain

Silky white queso sauce.

 Corn Chips

Organic multi colored corn chips.

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Beverage Stations

Aguas Frescas

Horchata- Creamy cinnamon flavored water.

Jamaica- Habiscus flower tea- Sweet!

 

Mexican Bottled Drinks

  • Topo Chico-Sparkling water

  • Jarritos-Various flavors

  • Mexican Bottled Coke

Mexican Hot Chocolate 

Creamy hot chocolate and a sweet blend of Mexican Spices.

Southern Style Sweet Tea

But if you are not into the sweet stuff, I got you too!

Pink Lemonade

Because why not? When in season we can add fresh strawberries too!

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Sweets

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Old School- Classic all time favorites, Ninja Turtles, Power Puff Girls, Ice Cream Sandwiches.

Natural Flavors- Tequila, Mango, Strawberries and Cream, Coconut.

Mexican Sweets Grazing Tables

  • Mexican Wedding Cookies

  • Sweet cinnamon Churros 

  • Conchitas (Mexican Sweet Bread)

  • Assorted Traditional Mexican Candies

  • Arroz Con Leche 

Ready to begin your

Experience?