Unbelievable flavor from Petimezi, a traditional "poor" man's sweetner made from grape molasses, sherry vinegar, EVO oil and spices. Grilled to medium rare per order and served minted Greek yogurt dipping sauce.
A man called the Gardens the other day and asked with incredulity, "what was that mushroom app that I ate last night? I think that was the BEST thing I've eaten in my LIFE." We're just passing it along--some amazing flavors, hen-of-the-woods or Maitaki, Crimini and Beach Tree mushrooms are oven roasted and finished under the fire grill with EVO, white wine, lemon, fresh thyme and feta.
Try them with the Greek aperitif of choice, Kourtaki retsina or a dry, minerally white, Lafkioti Moschofilero or Boutari Kouros, white. Wow!
Fresh figs are coming to the end of their season! We poach them lightly with Wisconsin craisins in Mavrodaphne, (a Greek port-like wine) flavored with organic citrus zest, cinnamon and bay leaves. Light and refreshing: the perfect not-too-sweet finish to the heaviest meal. Always a vegan choice. Always NO fat. Always gluten free! Served with a sprinkling of toasted almonds.
Fri's after 5 and all day Sat!
A smaller portion of this month's In House Gyro to share sans the fries! Or a light meal to enjoy while keeping your New Year's Resolution!