Café “Aah!”

Café “Aah!”

CAFÉ JAX | 318 East 84th St. (bet. 2nd & 1st Aves.) | 212.988.4558

Sticky Sweet Sunday

Sticky Sweet Sunday

STICKY CINNAMON BUNS | Sticky Puff Pastry Cinnamon Swirl Rolls with Crushed Walnuts, Bacon, Vanilla Glaze

Sweet Creams

Sweet Creams

CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE CREAM SANDWICHES | Chocolate Chip Cookie Sandwiches with Chilled Cocoa-Whipped Cream

Rib Ticklin’ Good

Rib Ticklin’ Good

CHICKEN-FRIED PORK SPARERIBS | Roasted Brussel Sprout Slaw | Brown Butter Biscuits with Rosemary

Going “Commando”

Going “Commando”

“NAKED” FRIED CHICKEN DINNER | Flourless, Crispy-skin Skillet-Fried Chicken Thighs | Collard Greens cooked with Honey and Hot Sauce | Penne and Swiss Casserole with Pancetta and Scallion

This Little Piggy Got Drunk

This Little Piggy Got Drunk

SPICY BOURBON BBQ PORK & BACON MEATBALL SANDWICH | Roasted Corn & Scallion Relish, Black & White Sesame Biscuit

Pumpkin High

Pumpkin High

Warm Pumpkin Bread Pudding | Brandied Maple Sauce, Vanilla Ice Cream, Pumpkin Seeds | Balon Winebar & Bistro | 245 East 81st St. (off 2nd Ave.) | 646.641.2282 | balonwinebar.com

Breakfast Wrapped

Breakfast Wrapped


Hash Brown-Wrapped Omelet with Fresh Basil, Pancetta, Swiss Cheese | Fairway Market Brand Blueberry Buttermilk Biscuit

Hash-Brown Wrapped Omelet

Cod Spell

Cod Spell

Sliced Potato & Pancetta-Topped Cod Filet | Butter & Soy Sauce Sautéed Snow Peas | Balsamic Red Pepper Sauce

Fish-ful Thinking

Fish-ful Thinking


Fishes-In-A-Blanket | Halved Seasoned Tilapia Filets, Goat Cheese, baked in Rolled-Out Biscuit Dough | Sriracha Soy Honey Mustard

Fishes-In-A-Blanket

Going “Green-Go”

Going “Green-Go”


“Green-go” Steak | Grilled “Green-go” Sauce-Marinated Ribeye Steak, topped with “Green-go” Sauce | “Cowboy” Fries

"Green-go" Steak

Cheesy Being Green

Cheesy Being Green

“GREEN” MAC & CHEESE | Elbow Macaroni with Alpine Swiss and Danish Blue Cheeses, Avocado, Asparagus, Green Peas, Fresh basil, Horseradish, and Broccoli Breadcrumbs

Home In A Bite


Thanksgiving Pie | Baked Herb-Stewed Ground Turkey with Dried Cranberries and Pancetta on Cornbread Crumble with Savory Mashed Sweet Potato Topping


Thanksgiving Pie

Hooked On S’Mac

…They were all very serviceable—some even quite enjoyable—and I was self-impressed that my two favorites were the two I believed would be my favorites: The All-American and the Alpine…. [Ful Post]


S'Mac Sampler

Gettin’ Siggy Wit’ It


…The abundance of slightly toasted sunflower seeds made for great textural contrasts, as well as adding very pleasant nutty and floral points in taste and aromatics, complimented expertly with rich, layered, spicy, acidic notes of a beet-horseradish mayo dipping sauce…. [Full Post]


Sunflower Seeded Pretzel

Oh, Cappy Day


Mini Puff Pastry Quiche with Cappicola Ham, Cheddar and Ricotta Cheeses, and Caramelized Onions

Mini Puff Pastry Quiche


Baked Alaska


…Add to that the melange of flavors and aromas: the rich mustard with the soft, small pearls of punch, the cooling ginger, the kicky chili, the verdant dill, and the heady cognac, all of which bouyantly supported the flavors of the mouthful bites of the salmons without once overwhelming or masking them…. [Full Post]


Salmon Pot Pie