SHARING PLATE

 

Hibiscus Flowers

Toasted Grasshoppers

Guacamole

Salsa Molcajeteada

Fried Corn Tortilla Chips

Queso Fresco with Foraged Herbs

 

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                                                                        TEA-SMOKED CHICKEN POZOLE                                                                                

A traditional Mexican soup made using hominy (dried maize kernels) with chicken, lettuce and radishes. We have smoked the chicken in a blend from the Ludlow Tea Library

 

or TEA-SMOKED MUSHROOM POZOLE (V)

 

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                                                  QUESADILLAS with HUITLACOCHE (V)                                              

A freshly-made colourful corn tortilla filled with locally-made melted cheese and huitlacoche, an edible fungus found on maize – considered a delicacy in Mexico

 

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CACTUS GRANITA with APPLETEME APPLE & CHILLI JUICE (V)            

Italian style shaved ice with a kick

 

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BIRRIA with POLENTA and LUDLOW ALE CHIMMICHURRI

A hearty stew from the state of Jalisco – here made using oxtail, shin and brisket. Served with smooth polenta and our take on the classic Latin American salsa.

 

or CELERIAC BIRRIA (V)

 

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Dessert:

 

                                                                             SOURDOUGH CAPIROTADA                                                                                          

A traditional Mexican bread pudding eaten during the Lenten period. Our version is made using Peter Cooks Bread sourdough and soaked in three types of milk, along with aromatic spices and local seasonal fruit.

 

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Coffee

 

CAFE DE OLLA

Coffee spiced with cinnamon, star anis and cloves. Often found in the colder regions and rural areas of Mexico.

(Decaf version available)

     

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