Sunday, November 9, 2014

Ottawa - Clover Food | Drink is the new player in the Ottawa's food scene serving locally sourced food on Bank St. The menu is limited to a few options which are simple and light. It serves lunch everyday, and only open for dinner on Fridays and Saturdays.

I ordered the grilled chicken wrap. It has a good punch of flavours the moment I bite into it - moist flavourful chicken elevated by the sweetness of the roasted sweet potatoes, and some vegetables for contrast of texture. The wrap comes with the soup of the day - a creamy heartwarming potato-leek soup.

Jerk Chicken Wrap with Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Yoghurt Aioli served with Potato-Leek Soup
To end the meal, I opted for the panna cotta with peach compote. It is beautifully presented with nice contrast of colour. It looks like a sunny-side up. The panna cotta was smooth and silky. The tartness of the lemon melded well with the sweetness of the compote. On some bites, it gives a burst of floral taste from the thyme and crunch from the pistachio. I think the dessert would be best if the pistachios were toasted to bring out their flavours.

Panna Cotta - Lemon Thyme, Peach Compote and Pistachio
Friendly service. Simple food with lots of flavours. Definitely revisiting this place to try out their other items.

Clover Food | Drink
155 Bank St.
Ottawa, ON
K1P 5N7
(613) 680-8803
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