Our Wedding Catering

Why not choose Challas South African Style Catering for your wedding reception
to add that something different to your special day?

We are committed to giving you a fantastic wedding reception to enjoy with your family and friends. If you’re looking for something a little informal yet highly professional we can certainly guarantee that.  We offer a variety of options to suit your requirements.

See our menu below for our range of starters, finger foods, spit roast meats and desserts, and feel free to mix and match these as you desire.  After all it’s your big day and we want to provide the catering you really want, as well as a lively and fun atmosphere for you and your guests to enjoy.

You will find more information on our wedding service below the menu.

Our Full Wedding Menu


Coffee and tea served with short bread on the side.

We can serve champagne or sparkling wine supplied by the client.


Chopped “Biltong” (dried cured beef) on a mini char grilled crostini with gem lettuce and Challas home made sweet tomato chutney.

Smoked salmon roulade with Challas mild wasabi mayo on a mini Ritz cracker garnished with lemon

Mushroom tapenade on a cheese cracker with lemon/lime marinated cherry tomato and yellow
peppers. (Vegetarian)

Starters & Nibbles

“Hoender Sosaties” Mini marinated chicken curry skewers with apricot & red onion .

“Boere wors” South African style beef sausage on cocktail sticks with Challas home made tomato chutney.

Pork sausage on cocktail sticks with our home made marinade.

A vegetarian skewer with olive oil and our home made veggie spices.

Marinated prawn skewers with red peppers.

Mains Course Options

Pork Joints

Whole chickens

Whole Lamb

Beef Ribs

Whole Hog


Make up a mixture of meats (recommended)

Marinated Charcoal BBQ Mackerel Fillets


Make up a surf and turf mixture

Homemade Salads

Pesto broccoli salad with tomatoes, rocket and feta cheese

Fresh coleslaw

Sweet three bean salad with yellow peppers

Tomato and coriander pasta salad

Fresh green salad

Homemade warm sides

Char Grilled Aubergines with beef tomatoes, pesto & mozzarella

Rosemary roast baby potatoes

Roast vegetables with cous cous and parsley

Sweet potato with a cinnamon twist

Marinated large flat mushroom with baby tomato and matured cheese

Homemade Desserts

“Aarbei Maaskaas tert” Strawberry cream cheese tart – Cream cheese with strawberries on a layer of Swiss roll served with chopped walnuts.

“Nutella Maaskaas tert” Nutella cream cheese tart – Cream cheese with nutella on a layer of swiss roll served with chopped walnuts.

“Kits melk tert” Biscuit base milk tart – traditional South African style milk tart with a cinnamon sprinkle.

Citrus & Vanilla Cheesecake – Madagascan vanilla with fresh lemon juice & zest

Coffee and Tea served with short bread on the side

Optional Extras

  • Buffets or Sit Down Meals.
  • Rustic African bar hire (you provide the drinks and we serve, clear, etc.)
  • Crockery + stainless steel cutlery OR palm leaf plates + african table mats.
  • Champagne glasses, Wine glasses, water glasses & water jugs + table linen + linen napkins.
  • Extra staff / waiters to serve.
  • Floor manager.

Our Wedding Package Options

These menus are just examples of our wedding catering and can be crafted in other ways to suit your wedding day.

More about our Wedding Catering Service

  • We will provide the staff necessary to prepare and serve either a buffet or a sit down meal.  If you require extra staff please let us know and we will include a pricing in your quote.
  • We provide china plates and stainless steel cutlery.  These will all be collected by our staff and taken away to be cleaned. Please feel free to let us know if you require glasses, table clothes etc.
  • We will arrive at your venue approximately five hours before serving time to set up and prepare your meal.  One hour serving time or more is included in the price (dependant on numbers) and further serving time will be charged at £12/€15 per hour per staff member.  We will clean up our service area and vanish promptly afterwards.

Potential Wedding venues: Finnebrogue Woods, Hillmount House, Gracehall, Magnakata Tipis & Tents, Maverick marquees, Breckenhill, Limepark Cottages, Larchfield Estate, Brook Hall Weddings, Field of dreams Bangor, Lissanoure Castle, Clandeboye Estate, Tullyveery House.


Email: enquiries@challasroast.com | Telephone Northern Ireland 07979931126 | Telephone Dublin 0871620849
Challas Hog Roast 2019