Country-style duck confit paté, tempura battered and paired with sweet onion marmalade and a tangy Dijon mustard.
A blend of sea scallops, shrimp, and mahi-mahi coupled with Chef Thad’s vibrant citrus vinaigrette. Served with baby arugula, crispy shallots, and citrus segments.
Lightly battered and deep-fried asparagus served with Chef Thad’s magic tamari & sesame dipping sauce with sesame seed garnish.
Fried halloumi cheese with preserved Meyer lemon vinaigrette. Gruyere cheese fritter on a crisp toast round with tamarind sauce. Yogurt whipped goat cheese mousse and sweet onion marmalade with parmesan pepper chips.
Ginger and shallot seasoned pork incorporated in a crispy dumpling wrapper. Accented with tamarind infused tomato sauce, ponzu dressed daikon and cilantro.
A colorful parfait of crab tossed with whole grain mustard cream layered with fresh avocado. Seated atop a salad of confit tomato & ponzu dressed arugula.
Thinly sliced Bay of Fundy salmon cured with sea salt, brown sugar and fennel pollen. Paired with a delicately balanced sauce of goat cheese & Greek yogurt, garnished with garlic herb croutons.
Organic baby greens lightly dressed with 30-year-old sherry vinaigrette, and sprinkled with crispy garlic chips.
Romaine hearts tossed with antique Gruyère cheese and Caesar vinaigrette topped with a parmesan crisp garnish; Chef Thad’s take on a classic.
Shaved fennel marinated in savory Thai lime vinaigrette. Tossed with roasted peanuts, pickled cherry tomatoes, shallots and cilantro.
Baby arugula greens dressed with ponzu. Served alongside a locally harvested fried egg and garnished with a bacon crouton.
Penne pasta combined with thinly sliced oven-roasted asparagus. Finished with toasted pistachios, Parmigiano-Reggiano and lemon zest.
Freshly made potato gnocchi tossed with Chef Thad’s seasonal mushroom ragú. Garnished with Parmigiano-Reggiano and local fresh herbs.
Handmade pasta filled with rosemary, thyme and lemon scented goat cheese. Smothered in truffle white wine cream sauce and topped with fresh Parmigiano-Reggiano.
Texas wild boar braised in red wine and aromatics tossed with our handmade pappardelle pasta and garnished with Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese.
Bay of Fundy raised salmon seated atop a pairing of braised fennel & Napa cabbage. Accompanied by crispy capers, Chef’s cucumber kimchi and spicy hoisin sauce.
This ten hour cooking process yields a savory and tender dish. Presented with a blend of fingerling potatoes, cipollini onions and roasted asparagus. Garnished with Chef Thad’s pickled black grape salad and decadent duck reduction seasoned with whole grain Dijon.
Woodford Reserve Bourbon marinated pork tenderloin. Served with creamy, yet crispy potato pavé and a rich herbed pork reduction.
Pan seared shrimp marinated with a Yucatan spice rub. Served with rice and rich Oaxacan molé sauce. Garnished with fried tortilla strips, fresh cilantro and jicama salad.
Beef short ribs slowly braised in red wine, veal stock, and aromatics. Served with cheese grits, carrots and red wine braised shallots.
Oven roasted cauliflower glazed with ponzu served atop a bed of black quinoa and finished with a savory pea broth.
A whole roasted Cornish hen marinated in a Moroccan spice blend and preserved Meyer lemons. Served with ginger confit of carrot, couscous and a Moroccan olive & butter sauce.
Seared jumbo sea scallops accompanied by Chef Thad’s complex Thai coconut milk sauce, consisting of lemon grass, shallots, garlic, chilies, and kaffir lime leaves ground by hand. Served with pickled mustard greens and crispy shallot garnished mashed potatoes.
A tender leg of lamb “steak” marinated in shallot and garlic infused yogurt. Served with roasted ponzu dressed cauliflower and celery root puree. Garnished with fennel pollen scented yogurt sauce.
10-ounce New York strip steak trimmed to perfection. Pan seared and basted with butter and thyme, served with sautéed spinach and dauphine potatoes. Garnished with braised cipollini onions and a delicate red wine, port and veal reduction.
Fresh Michigan perch fillets lightly battered and fried. Served alongside a citrusy & crisp green papaya salad then garnished with pickled cherry tomatoes. Paired with an aromatic galangal root and kaffir lime sauce.
Not sure what to choose for dinner this evening? Try a five course menu designed by Chef Thad especially for you. Sit back and take a culinary journey as we share what’s special and new from our kitchen! It’s a great introduction to Chef’s cuisine, and a unique way to sample multiple items without having to make a decision. Be adventurous, do the tasting “blind”; this menu changes daily and spotlights items you won’t find on our menu, so you never know what you might be served.
Ask about Kevin’s wine flight options to make your tasting menu an experience to remember!
Chef Thad’s 5-course menu is offered Tuesday to Thursday throughout the evening, and Friday and Saturday after 8:00 pm.