The Essential Café & Bistro - Wholesome, natural, & organic homemade foods
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Next Saturday Dinner here at 
"The Bistro"
(This Saturday)
January 10, 2015


Note:  Reservations must be made before 3:00 pm on Friday (the day prior to the dinner); 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 Saturday Dinner 5:30 - 8:00 PM

SALAD

BLACKBERRY & ROASTED PEAR SALAD WITH GOAT CHEESE ~ Fresh blackberries serenade this tasty combination of maple cinnamon roasted local organic pears, imported goat cheese sweetened with organic agave syrup and raw local honey, cranberries, walnuts, 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), and your choice of soup or salad)

GRILLED WILD CAUGHT SOCKEYE SALMON WITH A PINEAPPLE GINGER CHUTNEY ~ Grilled Wild caught sockeye salmon topped with an organic lemon/lime coconut ginger sauce and served over some organic brown jasmine rice cakes.....32

CORNISH HENS STUFFED WITH ROASTED CORN AND RED PEPPERS Tasty antibiotic-hormone-free oven roasted Cornish hens stuffed with organic roasted corn and red peppers,  organic Thyme and Rosemary and served with some garlic mashed potatoes and herb-ed chicken gravy..........25

PORT-ROSEMARY-PORCINI-LAMB OVER FARFALLE PASTA (Signature Dish) Tender local grilled leg of lamb sliced and simmered in my own signature port-rosemary-porcini sauce then draped over some farfalle pasta -  served with some garlic mashed potatoes ~ absolutely delicious!......29
 

BRAISED BEEF SHORT RIBS IN AN ORGANIC LA MURA ROSSO RED WINE SAUCE (Signature Dish)Tender local beef short ribs braised in my own organic La Mura Rosso red wine sauce until tender and falling off the bone then served over some garlic mashed potatoes........27


DESSERTS

ORGANIC BANANA FLAMBE BREAD PUDDING WITH A CARAMEL BRANDY SAUCE AND FRESH WHIP CREAM.....6.5

ORGANIC LEMON/BLUEBERRY POUND CAKE WITH A LEMON GLAZE........6.5

CLASSIC TIRAMISU.....6.5



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

Always fresh.... Always good!

The Essential Cafe & Bistro | 21 S. Wisconsin | www.essentialcafebistro.com | Elkhorn | WI | 53121
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Breakfast Menu - (click on the menu to open a larger menu in another window)

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