Dinner Menu – May 16, 2014

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We receive whole Chinook from our friends at the coast, and I love the way every person who passes through our kitchen is astounded by the big fish. I love to clean a whole fish. Matter of fact I feel just lucky, period, to enjoy the fish from Newport that came in this week for our evening menu:

Antipasti/Primi Piatti
salumi 7.5
trio of antipasti 7.5
salmon polpetti/ whole grain mustard sauce 6.
soup/sweet potato/peanut 5.
soup/white bean/kale 5.
GTF greens/baby onion/crouton 7.5
GTF greens/cucumber/goat cheese/almond 7.5
white bean ragú with altamura crust 5.

Pizza Rosso
garlic/herb/ mozzarella 10.5
bacon/kale/mozzarella 11.5
olive /blue/mozzarella 11.5

Pizza Bianco
anchovy/frisee/ mozzarella 11.5
Italian sausage/chard/mozzarella 11.5
colazione-bacon/egg/parmesan/green onion 11.5

–add anchovy, pickled jalapenos, egg 1.

Secondi
duck /carrots/beet greens/savory pudding/dried cherries 17.5
chinook/smashed potatoes/frisée/bacon vinaigrette/green onion 19.5
lamb/white beans /chard/tomato/kalamata olives/altamura 17.5
flat iron steak/polenta/beets/shallots/kale/farm egg aioli* 19.5
capunti pasta/tomato and ceci ragú/blue cheese 14.5

To Finish
coconut almond pudding/orange blossom-strawberry compote 6.5
flourless chocolate cake/chantilly cream 6.5
apple and almond galette 6.5

Evening Menu Sketch: May 7-8, 2014

The Salmon was the prettiest yet this season! It is always a thrill to clean a salmon so fresh it smells like the liquid in a good oyster…yum.

Antipasti/Primi Piatti
salumi 7.5
trio of antipasti 7.5
salmon rillettes/ grilled baguette 6.
soup/mushroom/parmesan 5.
soup/vegetable/ceci 5.
GTF greens/orange/white turnip/almond 7.5
GTF greens/goat cheese/pistachio/rhubarb 7.5

Pizza Rosso
garlic/herb/ mozzarella 10.5
duck/mushroom/mozzarella 11.5
olive/thyme/blue/mozzarella 11.5

Pizza Bianco
anchovy/dandelion/ mozzarella 11.5
ham/chard/mozz 11.5
colazione-bacon/egg/parmesan/green onion 11.5

–add anchovy, pickled jalapenos, egg 1.

Secondi
duck /carrots/israeli couscous/mint/dried cherries 17.5
chinook/risotto/white turnip/cucumber/radish/arugula 19.5
lamb/polenta /chard/altamura/ caper and herb sauce 17.5
flat iron steak/olive smashed potato/beet greens/tomato/shallots/farm egg aioli* 19.
savory bread pudding/blue cheese/braised greens/pistachios 15.5