CAFE WEEKLY MENU

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Find us at 8 Forrest Road, EH1 2QN.

We are open 8:30am - 4:00pm Monday to Friday  and 12pm - 4.00pm Saturday

Breakfast menu:

  • New gluten-free, vegan granola.
  • Homemade vegan granola
  • Homemade porridge (traditional, cinnamon spiced; very berry)
  • plus a full range of tea, coffee and hot chocolate.

We also serve hot chocolate from the Chocolate Tree and a range of cakes and snacks from the healthy to the indulgent all day.

And, naturally, 6 soups every day for lunch. Our seasonal soups this month are:

  • Caldo verde - chorizo, potato and kale (df, gf)
  • Tomato, roast pepper and harissa (vegan; gf)
  • Lebanese lemon, lentil and spinach (vegan; df, gf)

You will find these on the menu every day for the month. Our other soups change daily so please check out the full weekly menu on Facebook and Twitter.

All our soups are served with artisan bread from Dough-Re-Mi bakery, oatcakes or gluten-free options.

Menu:

Monday 25 August
Chorizo y adobo - sweet potato with chorizo and adobo (gf)
Tomato rasam - south indian lentil and tamarind (vegan; df, gf)
Butternut, carrot and cardamom (vegan; df gf)

Salads:
Roast cauliflower with cumin, walnut and saffron pasta (vegan; df)
Moroccan-spiced couscous with roast butternut and goat's cheese (veggie)

Tuesday 26 August
Butternut and bacon (gf)
The Big Green - cream of courgette and spinach (veggie) **Great Taste Gold 2014**
Carrot and coconut (vegan; df, gf)

Wednesday 27 August
Summer lemon chicken with sumac and three herbs (gf)
Mexican black bean and butternut (vegan; df, gf)
Sweet potato, coconut and tamarind (vegan; df, gf)

Salads:
Merguez sausage with spiced couscous (df)
Roast summer vegetables with quinoa and pesto (veggie; gf)

Thursday 28 August
Celtic Kelpie (gf)
Soup of the Arabian Nights - exotically spiced lentil and coconut (vegan; df, gf) Mulligatawny - curried veg with rice and yoghurt (veggie; gf)

Friday 29 August
Caribbean chicken with coconut and basmati (df, gf)
Chinese hot and sour vegetable (vegan; df)
Cream of leek and potato (veggie; gf)

Salads:
Paprika chicken with spelt and roast cherry tomatoes (df)
Kisir - Turkish tabbouleh (vegan; df)

Saturday 30 August
Cock-a-leekie - classic Scots chicken, leek and prune ( gf)
Just good lentil (veggie; gf)

Our Stromboli this week are:
Jerk Chicken
Olive and pesto (veggie)

gf = gluten free; df = dairy free

*All soups available from 11am with some ready earlier.