Caravan Bloomington


Appetizers


Kategna                                    $3.50
Ethiopian flatbread cooked until crispy, then coated with a mix of Ethiopian spices., clarified butter and yogurt sauce

Hummus                                   $6
A Middle-Eastern Classic: chickpeas blended with garlic, cumin, olive oil and tahini served with toasted pita bread

Bakoula                                    $6
Chopped spinach steamed in Moroccan spices and finished lemon

Dinich                                      $6
An Ethiopian dish of potatoes, vegetables, and eggplant in Ethiopian spices

Doro Sambusa                          $6
Flaky Ethiopian pastry filled with ground chicken, garlic, Jalapenos, onions, and basil, fried and served with a small Ethiopian salad

Siga Sambusa                           $6
Flaky Ethiopian pastry filled with ground beef, onions, coriander, and garlic, fried and served with a small Ethiopian salad

Kik Sambusa                            $6
Flaky Ethiopian pastry stuffed with spiced lentils, curried rice, vegetables, garlic, and coriander, fried and served with a small Ethiopian salad



Antipasto Sampler:

Hummus, Bakoula, and Eggplant served with feta cheese, tomatoes and olives

$9


Entrees

Moroccan
Tanjia                                    $22
Tender pieces of leg or lamb, slow cooked and served with roasted potatoes and fresh baked bread

Lamb Honey                          $20
Tender lamb in honey sauce with apricots and prunes, served with roasted potatoes and bread

Lamb Tajine                          $19
Slow-cooked lamb in North African stew with artichoke hearts, potatoes, carrots, peas and kalamata olives, served with fresh baked bread

Chicken Tajine                      $15
Slow-cooked chicken in North African stew with artichoke hearts, potatoes, carrots, peas and kalamata olives, served with fresh baked bread

Persian:
Badenjaan                             $13
Fried eggplant with tomatoes sauce served over basmati rice and topped with Persian yogurt sauce

Daal                                       $13
Yellow lentils slow-cooked with tomatoes and Persian spices served over basmati rice

Shrimp Kebab                        $18

Chicken Kebab                       $14



                                                          Caravan Spice Trade Sampler

                                                    Choose samplings of the following menu items:
                                           
Bakoula, Bedenjaan, Daal, Kik Wat, Gomman Wat, Aye Be Gomman Wat,
                                                                                                Yebeg Wat, Dora Wat
                                      


                                        Sampler for One
(served with a choice of 4 items)
$17
                                                       Sampler for Two
(served with a choice of 6 items) $28
                                                                      All Sampler (served with all of the available items) $39



Ethiopian:
Dinich                                       $13
Potatoes, carrots and fresh eggplant in savory Ethiopian spices

Kik Wat                                    $13
Spiced lentils slow-cooked in Ethiopian Wat sauce and served with sides of curried vegetables and Ethiopian salad

Gomman Wat                           $13
Fresh chopped kale simmered in spicy Ethiopian Wat sauce and served with sides of lentils and Ethiopian salad

Aye Be Gomman                       $13
Fresh chopped kale slow cooked with East African spices, mixed with house made yogurt sauce and served with a side of lentils and Ethiopian salad

Yebeg Wat                                 $15
Cubes of lamb slow-cooked in spicy Wat sauce, served with a side of curried vegetables and Ethiopian salad
Doro Wat                                   $15
Tender chicken thigh and leg slow-cooked in spicy Wat sauce, served with a side of curried vegetables and Ethiopian salad

Curried Shrimp                         $16
Tiger shrimp sauteed with onions, jalapenos, fresh herbs, tomatoes, rosemary, and garlic, served with curried vegetables and Ethiopian salad

Zil Zil Tibs                                  $15
Strips of tender beef sauteed with garlic, ginger, jalapenos, and Berbere sauce, served with curried vegetables and Ethiopian salad


A la Carte

Cucumber Yogurt sauce    $2

Quartet of Spices sauces    $5


Moroccan Charmoula

(olive-oil, lemon juice, cilantro, and Moroccan spices)


Ethiopian Berbere

(with four varieties of chillies)


North African Harissa Sauce

(tomato based with red chillies and garlic)


Persian Chatni Sauce

(yogurt, walnut, cilantro, and jalapeno)

*individual sauces available for $1.50