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Some of Our Favorites...

Select from our most popular menus, or design your own unique feast.

The possibilities are endless!

Grilled Wild Alaskan Salmon

Antipasto platters of local fresh artisan bread served with Mount Townsend Creamery cheeses, Hot Artichoke heart Pate, Calamata Olive Tapenade and Fresh Fruit

Mushrooms stuffed with fresh herbs, cheeses, * sausages and pine nuts (optional)

Grilled Wild Alaskan Salmon, served with my lemon-sorrel sauce

Basmati Rice Pilaf made with fresh herbs, orange zest, toasted almonds, dried apricots and peas

Grilled sweet peppers, onions and summer squashes

Mixed local organic greens with caramelized walnuts, gorgonzola cheese and dried cranberries with our balsamic-cranberry vinaigrette

Herb-Crusted Pork Tenderloin

Almon stuffed dates, wrapped in bacon and drizzled with a reduced Balsamic vinaigrette

Tomato, Fresh Mozzarella and Basil Bruschetta


Herb-Crusted Pork Tenderloin with a roasted pepper and hazelnut sauce

Polenta Gratin with fresh herbs, wild mushrooms and cheeses

Sauteed Onions, zucchini, toasted almonds and feta cheese

Classic Caesar Salad with Romaine, Parmesan Reggiano Cheese, homemade garlic croutons and lemon-garlic dressing

Rosemary-Grilled Flank Steak

Local Pane D'Amore Baguettes with Hot Artichoke Pate

Sausage and Herb stuffed Mushrooms

Rosemary-Grilled Flank Steak

Potato Gratin with gruyere cheese and wild mushrooms
Roasted Baby Potatoes in olive oil, rosemary and salt

Blanched Asparagus with a green peppercorn-Dijon sauce

Baby spinach salad with oranges, caramelized walnuts and Chevre cheese in a citrus vinaigrette

A Moveable Feast

Our elegant, portable kitchen dazzles wherever it goes. We use it to create fabulous feasts on-site. It's perfect for weddings and outdoor parties.

Grilled wild salmon is one of our specialties. We serve only the finest, Cape Cleare Salmon, caught by hook and line in Alaska and handled with care by our personal fisherman.

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Professional Reviews

" Beth Johnson's world travels, artistic vision, passion for delicious food and years of experience are brought to her table every time she cooks. You will savour these qualities in every dish. "

Judith Weinstock
Chef and Cookbook Author

" Most chefs are either creative or organized - Beth Johnson is blessed with both gifts. Even her richest dishes are light and delicious, deftly spiced and delicately prepared. "

Deborah Franklin
Travel and Food Writer

" I've never observed anyone so organized or so composed in the kitchen. I would recommend Beth Johnson to anyone planning an event. "

Jan Halliday
Travel Writer and contributor
to "Best Places" guidebooks

" Beth Johnson cooks with imagination and passion.
The taste is the rarest of pleasures. "

John Garr
Owner, Place Hotel


Thank you for your interest in In-Season Catering. I am the sole proprietor of the company, which offers elegant, imaginative food-catering services for special occasions.

I have been cooking and baking professionally for more than 25-years. My catering experience is wide ranging, from intimate gatherings to wedding feasts for hundreds. My client list includes many local businesses, non-profit organizations and private individuals. I can provide excellent professional references.

My cooking philosophy is simple. I combine fresh and pure ingredients with regional delicacies to create simple, elegant and imaginative dishes. I prefer the authentic flavors of local, organic and seasonal ingredients, which I use whenever possible.

Every event I cater is unique. I want my food and service to be the perfect complements to your special occasion. I personally attend to every aspect from menu planning and food preparation to clearing. My experienced team of food service professionals and I have worked together for years. They are caring, responsible people who share my commitment to excellence.

When you�re ready to plan your next special event, please give me a call. I would be glad to help make it "sensational" for you and your guests!


Beth Johnson
Chef and Owner

My Suppliers:
Cape Cleare Fisheries: Alaskan Wild Salmon, Pacific Wild Cod, Alaskan Shrimp
Pan D'Amore: Artisan Breads
Mount Townsend Creamery: Fresh Artisan Cheeses
Nash's: Organic Produce
The Food Coop: Supplier of Local Produce and Organic Foods

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Imaginative Ethnic & Vegetarian Cuisine
Classic Fare with Contemporary Flair
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Beth Johnson
PO Box 1695
Port Townsend, WA 98368