Dinner Menu {Tapas, Entrees, Cheeses, & Desserts}

 

Our farm-to-table menu is highly seasonal.  All menu items are subject to change. We thank you for your flexibility and understanding.


Small Plates - midwestern tapas

Citrus Marinated Olives (GF)  4.5

Moroccan Spiced Almonds (GF)  4.5

chorizo Stuffed Dates  (GF)  11

wrapped in bacon and served with roasted tomato sauce.

egg Rolls  9

with Pork & Plants ground pork, taro, carrots, sprouts, and chili sauce.

House Empanadas  9

ask your server for today's selection.

Calamari  (GF)  7
seasoned with Japanese togarashi,  served with sesame aioli and finished with bonito flakes.

cured meat Plate (GF+)  15
ask your server for today's selection

Carbonara Ravioli  8

house-made egg-yolk-stuffed pasta served with pancetta and 993 parmesan.

Braised Pork Cheeks & Foie Gras  15

slow cooked pork cheeks served with seared foie gras, pork reduction, and grilled bread.

Banh Mi Sliders (GF+)   15

crispy pork belly with pickled onions and carrots and fresh jalapenos and cilantro.

Herbed Patatas bravas   5

potato croquettes served with smoked paprika aioli.

 

lamb albondigas   12

meatballs served on a bed of spaetzle with mint .

Baked Tomino Cheese   12

puff-pastry-wrapped and baked Tomini sott'olio served with whole roasted garlic, tomato jam, almonds, and grilled bread.

Braised Beef Poutine  12

braised Hart Farms beef served over hand cut fries, cheese curds and country gravy.

 

*Items marked with (GF) are Gluten Free

*Items marked with (GF+) can be prepared Gluten-Free.

 

Side & Salads

brussels sprouts (GF)  6
served with Hart Farms bacon.

Market Greens (GF)  5
with toasted walnuts, shaved Pleasant Ridge Reserve cheese, and house-made vinegar.

smoked chickpea & couscous Salad 10

house-smoked chickpeas and Israeli couscous with market greens and frisee.

 

Beet Salad (GF) 10
roasted beets on a bed of house greens. served with fresh fruit and basil vinegar.

 

  

Market Entrees

Roasted Rack of lamb (GF)  27
a half rack of lamb served with French green lentils, roasted vegetables and spiced lamb jus.

SEared Scallops (GF)  22
pan seared scallops served with cauliflower puree, roasted local vegetables, and finished with spiced champagne gastrique.

Herb risotto (GF)  16

creamy rice with herb butter, chives, parsley, chervil and taragon. served with roasted local vegetables and parmesan.

Duck Breast (GF)   25

Au Bon Canard duck breast with apricot puree, roasted local vegetables and spiced duck jus .

 

Pan Seared Whole Trout (GF+) 24
served with orzo pasta salad, roasted local vegetables, and chili aioli.

Steak & Frites  17

grilled and sliced steak over a bed of hand-cut fries. served with bernaise sauce. 
add roasted local vegetables: 5

 

*Items marked with (GF) are Gluten Free

*Items marked with (GF+) can be prepared Gluten-Free.

 

Pizzas of the Day

We make our own crust, shape it by hand and top it with made-from-scratch sauces, seasonal veggies and fresh meats and cheeses. Ask your server for today's selections.

Veggie 13.5

Meat 14.5

four cheese   14.5

 

 

Shrimp chips are complimentary (first bowl), gluten free & contain seafood. We use nuts and nut oils in our foods. If you are allergic to any foods, please consult your server before ordering. An 18% gratuity will be added to parties of six or more, or in the case that the wrong credit card slip is taken. Maximum of 6 credit card transactions per group.

Cheese - 7.5/each or 21/flight (choose any three)

*All cheeses are Gluten-Free except for blue.

Cow

Bent River Alemar (Mankato, MN)
silky and sinful. a great local cheese!

Brillat (Normandy, France) 

creamy luscious and decadently spreadable.

Chantal Plasse Bourgogne Moutarde Mustard Seed
(Burgundy, France)
floral and savory with raw Burgundian milk and delicately intense mustard seed.

Dunbartons Blue (Schullsburg, WI)

a Wisconsin cheddar blue. nutty with a light blue cheese finish.

Good Thunder (Mankato, MN)
washed in Surly Bender beer. rich, creamy and a little nutty with an earthy aroma.

Gorgonzola Dolce (Italy)
a sweet, creamy and mild blue.

Mahon (Menorca, Spain)
bold, lemony, cheddar-like. perfect for Spanish reds.

 

 

993 Parmesan (Italy)
made from the milk of mountain-raised cows, sweeter.

Rogue River Blue (Central Point, OR)

hand wrapped in grape leaves and washed in pear brandy. moist. creamy. complex.

Rolf Beeler Jersey Blue(Switzerland)
incredibly creamy, one of the best blue cheeses in the world.

Rossini Blue (Italy)

washed in amarone wine.

Taleggio  (Bergamo, Italy)

thin crust washed with sea water. a strong odor, but its flavor is comparatively mild with an unusual fruity tang.

truffled Brillat (Lyon, France)
creamy, luscious Brillat cheese made even more decadent with truffles.

Westcomb cloth bound cheddar (Somerset, England)
raw cow's milk cheddar. Creamy with a slight tang, followed by hints of mild caramel.

 

Goat

Garrotxa (Catalonia, Spain)
milky, delicate and nutty with a clean finish.

montE Enebro (Spain)
aged goat cheese with sweet lashings of Sauternes wine. a creamy and fruity flavor with a slight sweetness.

 

Sheep

Manchego (La Mancha, Spain)
zesty raw milk. slightly briny. firm.

Star Thrower Farm Blue

(Glencoe, MN)

raw sheep's milk. blue cheese made from Icelandic sheep's milk.



Dessert

Trio of House Ice Creams or Sorbets  (GF+)  6
sreved with a homemade cookie.

new york style cheesecake   8

with strawberry sauce and fresh berries.

chocolate Pot de Creme  8

creamy chocolate custard served with chantilly cream and fresh berries.

Duck egg creme brulee   9
with fresh fruit.

 

American Coffee 2
European Coffee 2.5
Espresso 2.5
Cappuccino 3.5

**Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.

Sontes uses responsibly raised meat and fowl as well as local, organic and sustainable ingredients whenever possible. Thank you to these vendors who make our local menu possible: Ames Farm, Au Bon Canard, Callister Farms, Earth Be Glad Farms, Earthen Path Organic Farms, Fairview Farms, Grass Run Farms, Hershey Farms, Hidden Stream Farm, Hill & Vale Farms, Kappers Big Red Barn, Many Hands Organic Gardens, Scott Marshall Farms, Merrill's Merry Bees, Pig in the Patch, Rochester Farmer's Market, Sanborn Sanctuary Farm, Star Thrower Farms, Stickney Hills Farm, Thompson Painted Hills Farm, Thorson Farms, Whitewater Gardens, Harold Weber, William Yoder.