We Cater! Collective

Did you know Phat Beets Produce and Crew cater events?  Both Phat Beetz Youth Pickle n’ Catering Co. and the Phat Beets Kitchen Incubator Program cater events under “the We Cater! Collective”.  We use a majority organic ingredients and source from our farmers markets and local farms such as Castlemont High School Farm and grow a lot of the herbs ourselves.  Email  us at for more info and a price quote and we can cater a meal to your needs.

All meals can serve Direct Trade Coffee from Cafe Panamerica, either hot or iced!  Click on the link to see each menu or just scroll down to see them all: Phat Beetz Youth Pickle n’ Catering Co, Oaktown Eritrean n’ Ethiopian Organic Cuisine, Miss Arepita Gluten Free Mobile Arepas, Two Chix in the Mix Sweet n’ Savory Pasteries, Aunti Frances Love Mission Mobile Soul Food.  We can create a combined menu for your event!

We have a mobile PA sound system, generator, full propane grill,  full size bouncy house, smoothie bike, digital projector, old timey pop corn machine and more.  Let Phat Beetz Youth Crew help you throw your next birthday party  or get together!

*Please note meal options that are buffet style or made to order have a service fee and/or equipment fee depending on the amount of service time and number of people served.  For the Phat Beetz Youth Catering Co there is a $500 minimum for free delivery options ($30 delivery fee for smaller orders).  Pickup is available from near Lake Merritt.

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Miss Arepita Mobile Arepas (Venezuelan Food)

Arepas are artisanal hand made -Gluten Free- grill pocket cornmeal then stuffed with different ingredients.  Most Veggies are sourced from Phat Beets Produce and meats are sourced locally.  Comes with sauce to pour over.

Pabellon- Traditional shredded beef, black beans, plantain
and white cheese

Reina Pepiada– Our signature chicken salad with avocado

Pata-pata– Black beans, cheese, and plantains

The Veggie- Black beans, seasonal veggies, and plantains

Guasacaca – Green sauce. Great for drizzling over arepas. Our own recipe.
Salsa picante – Hot sauce

Side Salad- Custom seasonal slaws available.  Email about drink options

Hotely Felana- Food of Madagascar-

email for menu

Two Chix in the Mix (Sweet n’ Savory pies n’ more)

For photos of  all these delicious treats, pop over to the Two Chix in the Mix website

Using fruit from Phat Beets Produce

  • White Chocolate Pecan:  Candied pecans and browned butter
  • Brown Butter: A slight sweet satisfaction
  • Double Chocolate White Chocolate Cookies: Basically, lots of chocolate
  • Peach Pie: Vanilla Beans, Fresh Nutmeg, Pastry Cream
  • Mixed Berry Pie: Seasonal Berries,
  • Strawberry Rhubarb Pie: Ripe Strawberries, Tart Rhubarb
  • Red Velvet Brownie: Triple chocolate, velvety goodness
  • The Five Dollar Brownie:  Always Gluten Free

Vegan & gluten free options available by request

Oaktown Ertirean and Ethiopian Organic Cuisine

Served with Gluten Free Injera (Ethiopian/ Eritrean flat bread made up of “teff” flour)

  • Misir Wot (Lentil Dish)
    Red lentils, Chopped onions, garlic, berbere(Ethiopian spice mix), ginger, oil, salt to taste
  • Gomen Wot (Collard greens grown in Oakland!)
    Chopped collard greens, onion, garlic, minced fresh ginger, oil, salt
  • Tikil Gomen (Cabbage dish)
    Cabbage, Potatoes, onion, carrot, turmeric, ginger, garlic, oil, salt
  • Kik alicha(Yellow split pea stew)
    Yellow split peas, onions, ginger, garlic,turmeric, oil, black pepper, salt
  • Salad
    Salad greens mix, tomatoes, onions, extra virgin olive oil, vinegar(regular dressing).
  • Tea
    Addis Tea(Ethiopian tea bags), spices(cinnamon)

Aunti Frances Love Mission Soul Food

Aunti France and crew feed the people every Tuesday in North Oakland free of charge at Drivers Plaza.  Help sustain this Panthers work by ordering food for your next event

  • Tamali Pie (meat and veggie option available)
  • Vegetarian Collard Greens (Grown in North Oakland)
  • Hot Water Corn Bread
  • Romaine Salad
  • Vegetarian Lentils
  • Dirty Rice
  • Mac n’ Cheese
  • Spaghetti n’ Sauce
  • Mixed Vegetable Dish