Esselon Café Menus

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Esselon Café Menus 2017-12-06T10:00:54+00:00

In addition to the menus below, you’ll always find delicious daily specials on our specials board that are updated at breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.

December Dinner Specials

Tuesday – Saturday 5pm to 9pm

Appetizers

Grilled Swordfish Spiedini
Skewers of swordfish marinated in olive oil and lavender with crisp pancetta and parsley pesto (g)

Cheese & Charcuterie
A variety of seasonal cured meats and regional cheeses served with house made pickles, whole grain mustard, Esselon Farm crab apple butter and toasted crostini

Entrees

Fennel and Pickled Radish Salad
Shaved fennel and pickled watermelon radish with organic mixed greens, toasted walnuts and house made farmers cheese tossed with chai spiced kefir dressing (g)

Entrees preceded by a house salad in balsamic vinaigrette:

Pappardelle Pasta with Braised Beef and Wild Mushroom
Slow braised beef with locally foraged wild mushrooms, onions, carrots and fresh herbs over pappardelle egg noodles topped with house made farmers cheese

Pan Seared Duck Breast with Candied Figs
Pan roasted duck breast topped with white wine and honey candied figs, whipped Hadley sweet potatoes and sautéed greens (g)

Crispy Skin Salmon with Moroccan Chickpea Stew
Seared salmon with crispy skin served over Moroccan spiced chickpea stew and charred orange (g)

Cippolini Onion, Bacon and Vermont Goat Cheese Pizza
Esselon marinara, caramelized cippolini onions, applewood smoked bacon, roasted tomatoes, Vermont Goat cheese and burnt orange infused honey

This Month’s Featured Purveyors:

  • Von Trapp Dairy – Vermont – Oma Cheese
  • Shelburne Farms – Vermont – 2 Year Aged Cheddar
  • Woodstar Bakery – Northampton – Baguette, pizza crust
  • Plainville Farm – Hadley – Sweet Potatoes
  • Red Fire Farm – Granby – Watermelon Radish
(g) can be prepared without gluten, Woodstar non-gluten bread available. (v) can be prepared vegan.
Before placing your order, please inform your server if a person in your party has a food allergy.