Menu Update 08-21-15

bites Classics

Sliders served with BBQ Chips  Firsthand Foods Beef or Housemade Black Bean –
habanero cheddar, pickled peaches, basil leaf, chipotle aioli …9

Lamby Joes

ground lamb and chorizo sloppy joes with cranberry red wine jam …10

Six Plates Cheese Plate

apple, honey, fruit compote, spiced mixed nuts, crostini …12

Southern Mezze Plate

smoked pimento cheese, white bean purée, apricot pepper jelly, fresh baguette …6

extra baguette …2

Truffle Frites

truffle oil, housemade ketchup, parmesan …7

half order …4

sweets

Blueberry Chevre Panna Cotta

cinnamon phyllo crisp, pistachios, blueberry lavender compote …6

Chocolate Truffles

hand dipped blackberry lavender,
pink peppercorn & sea salt,
peanut butter …2 for 3.5

Frozen Flight
pick 3 flavors of yogurt & sorbet

avocado, apple-cognac, cherry-brandy, chocolate, mango, cheesecake, original, peanut butter,  watermelon-quince, strawberry- watermelon-gin, strawberry-orange, vanilla …4

Sassafras Honey Marshmallow with strawberry-mint coulis …1.5

Counter Culture Coffee
French Press …4

Chicken Liver Mousse with
Crostini …7

Sweet Potato Arancini with
Smoked Gouda …6

Olive Plate …4

Spiced Mixed Nuts …4

BBQ Chips …1.5 / 3

Daily Special
Pan Seared NC Amberjack

zucchini, smoked cremini mushrooms, scallions, cherry tomatoes, brûléed figs …12

Poe Rosé Sonoma, CA

made from pinot noir and pinot meunier, giving it both fruit and a hint of funk and smoke.  so drinkable …11

the six plates                                The Wines
Mixed Greens Salad

orange basil chevre, spiced candied almonds, shaved red onion, raspberry red wine vinaigrette, sliced peaches …8

Chateau de Lancyre Pic-Saint-Loup, FR

This is the defined version of what is being consumed on the shores of Nice right now(because they drink rose all day everyday)…10

Tuna Tartare

watermelon,  ginger sesame granola, sriracha peanut butter, sweet soy sauce, wasabi mayo, cucumber-pickled ginger salad …12

Dr. Pauly Riesling Mosel, DE

Not bone dry and not sweet. gorgeous lacy acidity with honeysuckle and a touch of candied peaches. You should be excited about this wine …9

Chilled NC Shrimp

heirloom tomatoes, marinated mozzarella, pickled okra, shaved red onion, reduced white balsamic,

basil …11

San Marzano Il Pumo Salento, IT

Two grapes sauvignon blanc and malvasia. I’m not sure it tasted like either. Which to me makes for a very interesting blend. …8

Flatbread

roasted eggplant chevre, tomatoes, red onion, peppers, balsamic reduction, oregano  pistachio pesto …9

 

Cantine di Indie ‘Polpo Rosso’ Sicily, IT

Made from a grape called nerello mascalese, this wine has bright acid, light fruit, and overall pizzazz …10

Grilled Bavette Steak

habanero & cheddar quesadilla, tropea onions, roasted corn, bell pepper, cherry tomato, smoked tomato foam …13

Conde Villar Vinho Tinto Alentejano, PT

This is just delicious. ripe fruit with perfumey and floral notes. So light and delicate, yet so powerful …8

Fancy Joes

ground lamb and chorizo sloppy joes with piquillo pepper, smoked tomato foam, feta, arugula …11

Vecchia Torre Salice Salentino, IT

Bright, bold, and vibrant with a juicy character and some lightly spicy tannin that lingers 7