Espresso Bars, Fruit Trees, Ice Sculptures, Bartenders and more!

Searching for that certain je ne sais quoi to ensure a unique and memorable experience for your guests? Our Party Enhancements will help take your event to the next level.

The Gourmet Coffee Espresso Bar

We proudly present our mobile SpecialtyCoffee and Espresso Bar. In addition to Hot & Chilled Coffee Drinks, we offer Top-Quality Teas, Hot Chocolate, and our delicious and refreshing Italian Creme’ Sodas.

Specialty Coffees

  • Espresso
  • Cappuccino
  • Latte
  • Chococcino
  • Ristretto
  • Espresso Macchiato
  • Cafe’ Con Ghiaccio
  • Latte Macchiato Corretto and more!

The Gourmet Coffee Espresso Bar

We proudly present our mobile Specialty Coffee and Espresso Bar. In addition to Hot & Chilled Coffee Drinks, we offer Top-Quality Teas, Hot Chocolate, and our delicious and refreshing Italian Creme’ Sodas.

Enhance Your Experience…

with our wonderful Italian Dessert Bar. Indulge in this assortment of pastries, including: Biscotti, Macaroons, Pizzels, Cannolis, and Chocolates.

Any event exceeding two hours of service will be charged an additional 100.00 per hour.

  • 1 – 80 guests for 200.00
  • 100 – 150 guests for 250.00
  • 151 – 200 guests for 350.00
  • 200 guests or more for 400.00

Special considerations will be made for smaller parties, and all day events.

Italian Creme’ Sodas

  • Cherry
  • Raspberry
  • Chocolate
  • Vanilla

Coffee Flavorings

  • Raspberry
  • Cherry
  • Vanilla
  • Hazelnut
  • Amarretto
  • Caramel
  • Mocha
  • Cinnamon

The Fresh Fruit and Yogurt Smoothie Bar

Healthy, delicious and refreshing.

A world of fruit and yogurt with limitless flavors:

  • Pina Colada
  • Strawberry
  • Red Raspberry
  • green Apple
  • Fuzzy Peach
  • Acai Pomegranate
  • Lemon Lime
  • Pineapple Colada
  • Peach Nectar
  • Wildberry
  • Peach Mangoberry
  • Cranberry

Our Smoothie Bar is Fresh, Fun, and Cool! We take the creamiest Vanilla Yogurt and perfectly blend it with your desired selection of Fresh Melons, Berries, and assorted Fruits.

This Enhancement is also a wonderful accompaniment for a mixing bar, to create amazing Daiquiris and Margaritas.

Pricing is dependent upon the selection of desired drink options for the Smoothie Bar menu. Please Contact Us to discuss the unique options available for your event.

The Chocolate Covered Strawberry Tree

Our Strawberry Trees stand in a class all their own. Carefully hand made, we use the finest Strawberries available and coat them in a shell of decadent Milk Chocolate.

Perfect for Weddings, or any black tie affair. A Strawberry Tree makes a wonderful addition to an opening Hors d’oeuvre selection, or as an accompaniment to a slice of Wedding Cakefor dessert. No matter how you decide to incorperate this breathtaking Enhancement into your event, it will definitely bestow yet another memory from this evening that your guests wont soon forget.

Please, take the oppertunity to review some of the photos we have available for you, and just know… Strawberry Trees are even more impressive in pairs!

Strawberry Trees typically stand just above three and a half feet tall, are adorned with over 100 Strawberries, and are created using over 3 pounds of Milk Chocolate.185.00

The Edible Fruit Tree and Arrangements

The age old dilemma between gifting a fruit basket or a bouqette of flowers has finally been resolved, by the introduction of our Delightful and Delicious Edible Fruit Trees and Arrangements.

Our Edible Fruit Trees are our most popular option. Whimsicle shapes cut from a variety of prefectly ripe and juicey melons, arranged on a topiary tree and accented with fresh berries. These Fruit Trees provide a unique center piece, that is a joy to snack from.

We can create any type of Edible Fruit Arrangement that your heart desires. A bouqette of fruit flowers, a holiday wreathe, or perhaps you have something else in mind? We are confident that we can satisfy any creative request you may have.

Small (12 inch) Edible Fruit tree – 45.00
Medium (14 inch) Edible Fruit tree – 65.00
Large (18 inch) Edible Fruit tree – 85.00
ALL 3 (Small, Medium, & Large) – 175.00
Pricing for custom arrangements is determined on a case by case basis.

Artisian Fruit Carvings and Displays

A fruit carving demonstration created for a business Christmas party.A fruit carving demonstration for a Super Bowl 43 business party.A carved watermelon used to enhance the presentation of a Fresh Fruit Scape.A carved watermelon used to enhance the presentation of a Fancy Fruit and Cheese Platter.Another carved watermelon example, used as the topper of a Fancy Fruit and Cheese Platter.Two love birds carved from yams, inside of a watermelon coop.A swan bowl, carved from a honeydew.

When you select A Matter of Taste to cater your Wedding, Business Function, Birthday Party or any event, you can always rely that our food will be exceptional and it’s presentation top notch. However, there are those rare occasion in life when you desire your celebration to shatter the mold of the ordinary, to transcend every expectation. For those special events, we offer our beautiful and unique Artisan Fruit Carvings.

During your personal Catering Consultation we can discuss the details of creating uniquely carved elements for your event. With that in mind, we highly recommened considering the addition of a watermelon carving to be placed at the top of either the Fresh Fruit Scape or the Fancy Fruit and Cheese hors d’oeuvre platters. This creates an amazing element your guests will be repeatedly drawn to. We have several photographs of such displays available for your review, simply select an icon to view an image to the right.

It is difficult to list pricing for fruit carving services since there are many factors taken into consideration; design complexity being primary.

Watermelon Carvings begin at $55

The Cotton Candy Machine

Almost everyone really likes Cotton Candy, the rest of us LOVE it! Since it’s invention by the suspicious collaboration of a dentist and a confectioner in 1987, Cotton Candy has been a special treat unlike any other. Yet, it seems we rarely have the oppertunity to get our hands on our favorite flavors of freshly spun sugar.

Well, now when you select A Matter of Taste to cater your event, you have the option to surprise your beloved guests with such a sweet oppertunity. Our attendant operates the machine, personally twirling this carnival classic for each request. Always a hit, Cotton Candy is a wonderful addition for summertime celebrations and Outdoor BBQs.

Includes: cotton candy machine, attendant, and product.
0 – 75 guests for 150.00
76 – 150 guests for 200.00



The Popcorn Concession Cart

Reminisce with friends over the hot and buttery flavors from our vintage Popcorn Concession Cart.

Hot, buttery, portable, delicious and easy to share with friends.

  • Carnival Treats
  • Silent Theatre Snacks
  • Boardwalk Goodies
  • Drive In Munchies

The vintage stylings of our Popcorn Concession Cart will add a unique romance to the atmosphere of your event. Fill the air with that sweet and buttery fragrance of freshly popped popcorn and capture the nostalgia of simpler days gone by.

Our Popcorn Concession Cart will be setup in a convenient location and operated by one of our attendants. The stand will maintain a fresh supply of popcorn to be buttered and served in classic red and white paper popcorn bags to your guests. This is a great party snack for kids of all ages, and is guaranteed to have everyone coming back for me.

Includes: popcorn concession cart, attendant, and product.

  • 0 – 75 guests for 150.00
  • 76 – 150 guests for 200.00

The Ice Sculpture

A parent and child pair of dolphines.The Lover's Heart, embossed with a pattern of roses and cupids.The kissing Bride and Groom.

For those special occations in need of a unique and befitting centerpiece, we are proud to provide a selection of spectacular Ice Sculptures.

A wonderful addition for both Wedding Receptions and Anniversaries. Our Ice Sculptures are delivered and presented on our custom underlit stand, illuminating your frozen work of art from the bottom up and the inside out.

Ice Sculpture Selection

  • Dolphines
  • Lover’s Heart
  • Bride & Groom
  • Mermaid
  • Cornucopia
  • Basket

Ice Sculptures are delivered and displayed using our custom underlit sculpture platform.


Because of the materials and time required to produce an Ice Sculpture, it is important to request and finalize this service far in advance of your event. It is our intention to avoid situations inwhich we are unable to meet requests due to time constraints, as well as those involving complications that result in changing the services requested on short notice.

Professional Event Bartenders

A dedicated bartender is a necessity for many occasions.

Don’t be the victim to tasks such as replenishing and  servicing the bar at your own event! Let our professionals manage this responsible for you.


When you are planning a serious celebration, one of the most beneficial services you can provide is a bartender.

A dedicated bartender is a staple for large parties and events. From handling the flow of beer and wine for your guests, to crafting an array of mixed and blended drinks, a bartender removes the chaos from guest self service and the burden from the host trying to fill the position. Make the wise decision, and let one of our professionals man the front lines of your beverage outpost.

Beer & Wine 175.00
Full Bar 325.00
Cups, napkins, garnishes and appropriate mixers for an additional fee.