The Essential Café & Bistro - Wholesome, natural, & organic homemade foods
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Dinner Menu 
For
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Note:  Reservations must be made before 3:00 pm; when making your reservation please specify which entree you would like to order.  This will help us to keep our food costs in check and avoid wasting any food or resources.  Thank you so much for understanding.

Menu for Friday & Saturday Dinners 5:30 - 8:00 PM

SALAD

BLACKBERRY & ROASTED PEAR SALAD WITH GOAT CHEESE ~ Fresh blackberries serenade this tasty combination of maple cinnamon roasted pears, imported goat cheese sweetened with organic agave syrup and raw local honey, cranberries, pistachio's, and topped with some of our signature maple vinaigrette ~ it is served with a side of organic apple bread with some maple butter ~ delightful!.....15

(Salad comes with soup &  garlic bread)

ENTREES

(Served with a complimentary cheese-cracker-bread board(dine-in's only), a side of  steamed broccoli and your choice of soup or salad)

GRILLED MAHI MAHI WITH A LEMON-CAPER SAUCE ~ Grilled Mahi Mahi topped with a refreshing lemon-caper sauce reduced with chardonnay!  Served over some Himalayan red rice cakes.....23

 MOROCCAN SWEET POTATO & CHICKPEA STEW (Vegan) A tasty combination of Moroccan spices with sweet potatoes, organic spinach and some diced tomatoes served over some organic tri-color quinoa  ~.....20

BRAISED BEEF SHORT RIBS IN AN ORGANIC LA MURA ROSSO RED WINE SAUCE ~ Tender local beef short ribs simmering in my own organic La Mura Rosso red wine sauce served over some garlic mashed potatoes........23

ROASTED STUFFED CORNISH HENS ~ Tasty antibiotic-hormone-free Cornish hens stuffed with a traditional herb stuffing mixture; or you may request Himalayan red rice for a nutty flavorful Gluten-Free choice..........23


DESSERTS

ORGANIC APPLE BREAD PUDDING WITH CARAMEL BRANDY SAUCE.....6.5

ORGANIC VANILLA NUTMEG POUND-CAKE WITH FRESH BERRIES & HOMEMADE WHIPCREAM.....6.5


FRANGELICO TIRAMISU.....6.5




(262) 723-1500
Or visit www.essentialcafebistro.com

Always fresh.... Always good!
(262) 723-1500Or visit www.essentialcafebistro.com

The Essential Cafe & Bistro | 21 S. Wisconsin | www.essentialcafebistro.com | Elkhorn | WI | 53121
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Lunch Menu