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Southern Roots Farm, LLC - Appetizers & Entrees Menu
We prepare every dish with the freshest ingredients, from our own farm or other local farms as often as possible. making our menu reminiscent of Grandma's home cooking.

For more information, please call 703-856-5030 or email us at

Please note that all prices listed  may vary with market pricing. 
Cereal - assorted cereals with whole, skim or 2% milk - $4.95 per person
Fresh Seasonal Fruit Salad - fresh seasonal fruits sliced and tossed together and served in a bowl - $45.00 (serves 30 people)
Yogurt - vanilla yogurt with your choice of granola or a fresh fruit - $3.95 per person
Bananas Foster French Toast - bread dipped in a rich egg batter, glazed with brown sugar and covered with sliced                         bananas; served with whipped butter and hot syrup - $7.95 per person
Crisp Applewood Bacon - fresh bacon cooked crisp - $2.00 per person
Breakfast Sausage - available in links or patties; maple or regular - $2.50 per person
Quiche - full size pies available in: Quiche Lorraine, Ham & Swiss, Spinach & Cheese, Bacon & Cheddar or Vegetable - $13.95                         per pie
Southwestern Scramble Casserole - farm fresh eggs, hash-browns, red and green peppers, onions, ground sausage topped                                with pepper jack and colby cheeses; jalapeno peppers optional - $45 (serves 20 people)
French Toast Casserole - french bread soaked in egg, milk and vanilla and topped with a brown sugar crumble and                         praline sauce - $50.00 (serves 24)
Scrambled Egg Casserole - your choice of Ham, green pepper, onion and Cheese; Roasted Vegetable; Cheese and                         Mushroom; Spinach and Swiss or make your own combination - $45 and up (serves 20 people)
Grits - southern style served with butter, syrup and sugar - $2.95 per person
Oatmeal - homestyle steel cut oatmeal served with cinnamon, brown sugar, syrup and your choice of walnuts, chocolate                         chips or fresh seasonal fruit - $3.95 per person
Hashbrown Casserole - potato shreds with diced onions, seasonings and shredded cheese baked to a bubbly golden                         deliciousness - $3.95 per person

$1.00 per person
Classic Deviled Eggs - farm fresh brown eggs and Grandma's recipe - 3 halves per person

$1.50 per person
Ham Sliders - honey glazed ham slices on slider rolls; served with condiments - 2 per person
Turkey Sliders - tender, juicy turkey slices on slider rolls; served with condiments - 2 per person

$1.50 per person
Veggie Assortment Tray - fresh vegetables sliced and served on a platter with choice of vegetable dip or Ranch dressing 
Tortilla Chips and Salsa - tortilla chips served with house-made salsa
Sausage and Cheddar Biscuit Bites - mini country style drop biscuits made with sausage crumbles and cheddar cheese - 2                         per person
Cocktail Franks - mini all beef cocktail franks wrapped in flaky pastry and baked - 3 per person

$2.00 per person
Fresh Fruit Tray - fresh seasonal assorted fruits served on a platter 
Fresh Fruit Skewers - fresh seasonal assorted fruits served on a skewer stick - 1 per person
Artisan Cheese and Cracker Tray - assorted hard and soft cheeses served with a variety of crackers on a platter with                         fruit garnishes 
Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts - bacon wrapped whole water chestnuts cooked in a brown sugar sauce on toothpicks -                         per person
All Beef Meatballs - hand rolled all beef meatballs served in your choice of sauce: BBQ, Swedish, Teriyaki, or Sweet Chili - 3                         per person
Salad Cups - your choice of House, Cesar or BLT salad served in a cocktail cup with individual cocktail forks - 1 per person

$2.25 per person
Fresh Fruit Cups - fresh seasonal assorted fruits balled or sliced and served in a cocktail cup with cocktail pick - 1 per person
Veggie Cups - fresh vegetables sliced and served in a cocktail cup with choice of vegetable dip or Ranch dressing - 1                         per person

$2.50 per person
Mini Quiche Bites - your choice of Quiche Lorraine, wild mushroom, ham & onion, bacon & leek or spinach & cheese - 2 per                          person
Stuffed Mushrooms - fresh baby Bella mushrooms stuffed with your choice of Parmesan and cream cheese, crab and                         cream cheese topped with Colby Jack cheese or spinach and artichoke topped with Parmesan cheese- 2 per                         person
Chilled Spinach Dip - cold creamy dip with spinach and water chestnuts (minimum 20 people)
Gourmet Mini Sandwiches - assorted artisan rolls and breads serves with your choice of Chicken Salad, Tuna Salad,                          Ham Salad, Turkey Salad, or Egg Salad - 2 per person

$3.00 per person
Fried Chicken Wings - deep fried to a crisp golden perfection. available in Hot, Mild, Sweet Chili, Buffalo, Teriyaki or Garlic                           Parmesan - 3 per person
Mini Salad Cups - mini individual salad cups with your choice of house, Cesar or BLT Salad served with choice of dressing                         and individual mini forks
BBQ Pulled Pork or Pulled Chicken Sliders - succulent pulled pork or chicken served on mini buns and topped with our                         amazing house cole slaw - 1 per person
Buffalo Chicken Sliders - smoked chicken breast sections smothered in buffalo sauce on slider buns; served with condiments                         - 1 per person
Brisket Sliders - tender, juicy sliced brisket on slider buns; served with  creamy horseradish sauce or mayonnaise - 1                         per person
All Beef Mini Sliders - flame grilled mini burgers on slider buns; served with condiments and fixin's  - 1 per person
Jerk Chicken Sliders - grilled chicken breast sections in our house jerk seasonings; served with  mango chutney - 1 per person
Country Ham and Biscuit Sliders - mini country style drop biscuits with country ham slices - 1 per person
Ham and Cheese or Turkey and Cheese Tortilla Pinwheels - tortillas rolled with your choice of ham or turkey, Swiss                         or provolone, regular or ranch cream cheese spread, lettuce and tomato - 2 per person
Hawaiian Chicken and Pineapple Skewers - chicken breast cubes marinated in a special Hawaiian sauce and alternated with pineapple chunks on a skewer and grilled - 1 per person
Jamaican Jerk Steak Skewers - tender skirt steak rubbed in our special jerk seasonings and flame grilled on skewers - 1 per person

$4.00 per person
Chilled Steamed Shrimp with Cocktail Sauce - fresh North Carolina Shrimp steamed and served chilled with cocktail sauce -                         per person

$5.75 per person, 20 person minimum
Italian Antipasto Platter - selection of cured meats: hard salami, prosciutto ham; cheeses: Parmesan, mozzarella, goat                         cheese; roasted red peppers, artichokes, olives and garnishes. Served with sliced French baguette rounds

Sandwiches for Lunch or Lighter Fare
(sandwich meals are served with potato salad, chips and drinks)
$10.95 per person
Chicken Salad Sandwich - available in plain or "Napa" style with sliced grapes and sliced almonds; served on a bun with                         lettuce, tomato (add $1.00 per person for "Napa" style)
Grilled Chicken Sandwich - chicken breast marinated in seasonings and grilled; served on a bun with your choice of cheese,                         lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise
Buffalo Chicken Sandwich - grilled chicken breast tossed in spicy Buffalo sauce served on a bun with tomato,                                                       lettuce and your choice of ranch or mayonnaise
Jamaican Jerk Chicken Sandwich - grilled chicken breast marinated in jerk seasonings and served on a bun with lettuce,                                  tomato and mayonnaise
Turkey Sandwich - tender roasted turkey carved and served and a bun with lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise
Turkey or Ham and Cheese Tortilla Pinwheels - tortillas rolled with your choice of ham or turkey, Swiss or provolone, regular                         or ranch cream cheese spread, lettuce and tomato
Grilled All Beef Burgers - grilled and served on a bun with ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, sliced onions, lettuce, sliced                         tomatoes and cheese to top as you like
Grilled Hot Dogs - grilled to perfection and served on a bun with ketchup, mustard, relish and diced onions to top as you like
Brisket Sandwich - tender sliced beef brisket on a bun with lettuce tomato and onion; served with sides of horseradish,                         ketchup, mayonnaise, hot sauce and our house BBQ sauce

Chicken and Other Poultry Entrees
(meals are served with choice of 2 vegetables, 1 starch and drinks)
$14.95 per person 
Grilled Hawaiian Chicken - grilled chicken breast marinated in a special Hawaiian sauce and topped with a pineapple ring
Jamaican Jerk Chicken - juicy chicken breast filet marinated in our spicy island jerk seasonings, grilled and garnished with                         fresh pineapple compote
Baked Chicken - dusted in flour and seasonings and baked to perfection...Grandma's version of a healthier fried chicken
Grilled BBQ Chicken - grilled chicken pieces featuring our own amazing sweet-N-tangy house BBQ Sauce 
​Herb Roasted Chicken - (bone-in) roasted chicken flavored with a secret blend of herbs and spices
Carved Turkey - your choice of roast, fried or smoked turkey carved
Chicken Picatta - classic Italian dish of tender chicken cutlet with lemon, capers, butter and white wine sauce
​​Smoked Pulled Chicken - slow cooked for hours with a great smoky flavor and served with our own sweet-N-tangy house BBQ                         sauce
Teriyaki Chicken Skewers - cubed chicken breast marinated in teriyaki sauce and grilled on skewers (add pineapple chunks $1                         per person)
Parmesan Herb Crusted Chicken - sauteed chicken breasts coated with Parmesan-garlic breadcrumbs and herbs

$16.95 per person
Chicken Cordon Bleu - tender chicken breast filet breaded and baked and topped with honey ham slices and smothered in                                melted Swiss cheese
Chicken Marsala - chicken breast filet sauteed with mushrooms, Marsala wine and a special blend of spices and                         seasonings, topped with heavy cream

Beef Entrees
(meals are served with choice of 2 vegetables, 1 starch and drinks)
$14.95 per person 
Sliced Roast Beef - succulent slow roasted tenderloin with flavorful herbs and served with our own homemade Au Jus
Home-style Meatloaf - Grandma's comfort food classic made with ground beef, ground pork, onion, and seasonings
Wild Rice Meatloaf - Grandma's meatloaf with a twist...our home-style meatloaf with wild rice added
Italian-style Meatloaf - we take our home-style meatloaf and add preen peppers, mushrooms and marinara sauce and top it                         off with melted Mozzarella cheese

$16.95 per person
Chianti Beef Tips - beef tips slow-roasted in a Chianti wine sauce with tomatoes, onions and spices until fork tender
Beef Stroganoff - tenderloin tips slow-cooked with mushrooms, white wine and sour cream; served over egg noodles
Corned Beef and Cabbage - slow cooked corned beef and cabbage...a true Irish dish!
Jamaican Jerk Steak Skewers - tender beef cubes marinated in jerk spices and grilled on skewers with pineapple chunks and                         green pepper chunks

$24.95 per person
Sliced Prime Rib - herb crusted and then roasted to perfection along with whole heads of garlic

Pork Entrees 
(meals are served with choice of 2 vegetables, 1 starch and drinks)
$14.95 per person 
Grilled Sausages - your choice of Hot Italian, Sweet Italian, Original Brats or Chorizo
Smoked Pulled Pork - slow cooked for hours with a great smoky flavor and served with our own sweet-N-tangy house BBQ                         sauce
Pulled Pork Sandwich - our slow cooked pulled pork on a bun, topped with our house cole slaw and sweet-N-tangy house                         BBQ sauce

$16.95 per person 
Roast Pork Tenderloin - brined, seared and sliced, served with your choice of compote
BBQ Pork Spare Ribs - spice rubbed and slow cooked before being slathered in our sweet-N-tangy house BBQ sauce
Grilled Pork Chops - boneless, house brined tender chops served with your choice of compote
Honey Glazed Ham - juicy spiral cut ham, smothered in a sweet honey glaze and baked until the meat is perfectly tender and                             the glaze turns sticky and delicious

Seafood Entrees
(meals are served with choice of 2 vegetables, 1 starch and drinks)
$16.95 per person 
Shrimp and Grits - sauteed fresh North Carolina shrimp tossed in heavy cream sauce with our special herbs and spices                         and served over cheesy grits...a true Southern classic!

Steamed Spiced Shrimp - market price
Grilled Catch of the Day - market price
Steamed Mussels - market price
Steamed Clams - market price
Oysters in a Half Shell - market price
Steamed Snow Crab Legs - market price
Steamed Blue Crabs - market price

Vegetarian Entrees*
*all vegetarian meals may contain dairy or eggs
(meals are served with choice of 2 vegetables, 1 starch and drinks)
$14.95 per person 
​Grilled Veggie Skewers - fresh seasonal vegetables marinated and grilled on skewers
Pasta Primavera - tender pasta noodles of your choice with fresh vegetables tossed in a garlic cream sauce and topped                         with fresh Parmesan cheese
Stuffed Bell Pepper - Red bell pepper stuffed with rice pilaf and fresh vegetables; roasted and topped with marinara sauce;                         served with choice of Garden salad, BLT salad or Cesar salad
Stuffed Portobello - with sautéed spinach, yellow squash, zucchini & fresh Parmesan; topped with herbed goat cheese.

Pasta Entrees
(meals are served with choice of 1 vegetable, rolls with butter and drinks)
$14.95 per person 
Spaghetti  (V)- a classic favorite! Spaghetti noodles tossed in our fresh marinara sauce seasoned with our secret Italian spices
Fettuccine Alfredo (V)- fettuccine noodles served with a sauce of butter, heavy cream and Parmesan cheese (add chicken for                         additional 2 per person / shrimp $4 per person
Italian Pasta Salad - pasta tossed with red onion, pepperoni cubes, cheese cubes and a creamy dressing
Penne a la Vodka (V)- penne pasta cooked to perfection and tossed in a creamy vodka sauce
Baked Penne Pasta (V)penne pasta baked with 4 cheeses and fresh marina sauce
Mac-N-Cheese (V)- elbow macaroni pasta with creamy cheddar cheese sauce served with your choice of crispy                         pancetta, diced tomatoes, peas, broccoli or mushrooms on the side
Stuffed Shells (V) - shells stuffed with ricotta cheese, spinach, mushrooms and mozzarella served in our fresh marina sauce                         and topped with more mozzarella cheese
Tortellini - choice of cheese or meat tortellini tossed in a garlic cream sauce and topped with Parmesan cheese and                         parsley flakes
Ravioli (V) - tender pasta filled with ricotta cheese and your choice of meat, spinach or cheese served with a creamy garlic                         Alfredo sauce

$16.95 per person 
Shrimp Scampi - fresh North Carolina shrimp sauteed with garlic, lemon and white wine served over linguine and topped                         with a fresh parsley garnish
Seafood Linguine - Linguine tossed in a butter wine sauce with fresh scallops, shrimp and mussels
add chicken, Italian sausage links or crumbles or all beef meatballs to any entree for $2 per person
add fresh North Carolina shrimp to any entree for $4 per person

Meals include one choice of entree, choice of 2 vegetables, choice of 1 starch, lemonade, water and teas. 
Pasta entrees include only choice of 1 vegetable, lemonade, water and teas.
Add $1.00 per person for salad as a side choice.
Add $1.00 per person for premium sides.

Soups and Salads
(20 person minimum)
Split Pea Soup - classic split pea soup served with croutons - $4.00 per person 
Grandma's Chicken Noodle Soup - Grandma's recipe of tender chicken pieces, carrots, peas, green beans & noodles - $4.00 per person
Beef Stew chunky tender beef, carrots, peas, green beans and potato cubes - $6.00 per person
Chili (red or white, beef or chicken) - traditional chili with red beans and ground beef or white chili with white beans and ground                         chicken - $4.00 per person
Cream of Tomato Soup - vine ripe tomatoes pureed with fresh cream with hints of red pepper and oregano and topped with croutons                         - $4.00 per person
Ham & White Bean Soup - rich and flavorful soup made with a ham bone, dried white beans, chopped carrots, celery, onions, and garlic,                         chicken stock, and fresh thyme - $4.00 per person
Broccoli Cheddar Soup - Broccoli florets simmered in a velvety chicken broth seasoned with grated cheddar cheese, spices and sweet                         onions - $4.00 per person
Loaded Baked Potato Soup - creamy chowder of potatoes, chives, bacon, sour cream and melted cheese - $4.00 per person

Garden Salad - greens with carrot shreds, cucumber chunks, cherry tomatoes, shredded cheese and croutons with choice of salad                         dressings (Italian, Buttermilk Ranch, French, Raspberry Vinaigrette,  Thousand Island) - $40.00 (serves 20 people)
Cesar Salad - traditional Cesar Salad with shredded Parmesan Cheese and croutons - $40.00 (serves 20 people)
Grilled Chicken Cesar Salad - traditional Cesar salad with grilled chicken, shredded Parmesan cheese and croutons - $50.00 (serves 20                         people)
BLT Salad - greens with crumbled bacon chunks, cherry tomatoes and shredded cheddar cheese served with Buttermilk Ranch dressing                         - $45.00 (serves 20 people)
Spinach Salad - Spinach greens, bacon crumbles, sliced mushrooms, hard boiled egg slices; served with traditional Poppy seed dressing                         $45.00 (serves 20 people)
                           Vegetable Side Dishes
Honey Glazed Carrots                             Sauteed Green Beans
Green Bean Casserole*                           Roasted Seasonal Vegetables*
Seasoned Grilled Vegetables *               Stir Fry Medley*
Black Eyed Peas                                       Buttered Green Peas
Buttered Lima Beans                              Buttered Corn
Baked Beans                                             Cole Slaw
Creamed Spinach                                    3 Bean Salad
Grilled Veggie Skewers*                         Corn on the Cob (seasonal) *
Steamed Broccoli and/or Cauliflower
Roasted Broccoli and/or Cauliflower
Broccoli and/or Cauliflower with Cheese Sauce*
Brussel Sprouts (roasted, buttered, steamed)​
Starch Side Dishes
Potato Salad                                    Mac-N-Cheese
Sweet Potato Casserole*              Rice Pilaf
Scalloped Potatoes                        Twice Baked Potatoes*
Fried Rice *                                     Italian Pasta Salad*
Mashed Potatoes                            Herb Roasted Potatoes
Baked Potatoes                               Macaroni Salad
Glazed Sweet Potatoes                  Seasoned Wild Rice
Mashed Sweet Potatoes             
Steamed White Rice