Out 4 Lunch.....

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  1. GemGemz87

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    Hi guys, im going out for lunch this wknd to a restaurant/cafe with a close friend i havent seen for a while. Any ideas on what i should pick? xx
     
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    Give us a clue - what type of restaurant/cafe are you going to ? And what plan are you on ??

    Happy to help :)

    Gail x
     
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    Thank you, im on EE. This is the menu....

    Pollo Funghi
    Roasted chicken breast, with a mushroom & leek creamy sauce, sat on spring onion mash
    Steak & Chips
    Aberdeen Angus 6oz rump steak cooked to your liking, served with Verve hand cut chips grilled tomato & onion rings
    Chicken Fajitas
    Grilled chicken strips marinated in fajita seasoning, with fried onion & red peppers, served with tortillas & sour cream
    Beef Stroganoff
    Tender rump steak in a spicy cream sauce, served with saffron rice
    Steak & Stilton Ciabatta
    Aberdeen Angus 6oz rump steak cooked to your liking & topped with stilton cheese, served with Verve cut chips & onion rings
    Thai Red Curry
    Choice of vegetable, chicken or prawns in a red Thai & coconut curry sauce, served with saffron rice
    PASTA / GNOCCHI
    £6.50
    Smoked Salmon & Prawn
    Smoked salmon & Icelandic prawns bound together in a creamy tarragon sauce
    Verve Lasagne
    Layers of rich ground beef layered between egg lasagne sheets & topped with rich bechamel sauce, served with garlic bread
    Chicken & Pesto
    Grilled chicken breast & Verve made pesto, tossed with parmesan & olive oil
    Verve Meatballs
    Spicy meatballs, cooked in a rich tomato sauce, finished with basil & parmesan
    Devils Gnocchi
    Roast Mediterranean vegetables flavoured with garlic, lemon & rosemary bound together in a spicy tomato sauce
    Italian Gnocchi
    Freshly cooked gnocchi with chorizo sausage, chicken, panchetta & pesto
    PIZZA
    Our pizza bases are stretched thinner so the flavours stand out
    Margarita
    Crispy thin pizza base smothered with tomato, mozzarella fresh basil & oregano
    £6.00
    Calzone
    Mozzarella, Ham, Mushrooms & tomato in a folded pizza base & topped with spicy tomato sauce
    £6.95
    Bombay Chicken
    Asian spiced chicken breast, red onions & sun dried tomato
    £6.95
    Hoi Sin Duck
    Shredded duck, spring onion & hoi sin sauce
    £6.95
    GOURMET BURGERS
    £6.95
    Our burgers are Verve nade using the highest quality grass fed stock from Hinchliffes farm, cooked to your liking & racked in a seeded bun, served with crisp lettuce beer battered onion rings & Verve cut chips
    The New Yorker
    Topped with cured bacon & cheese
    Smoked BBQ
    Topped with bacon, bbq sauce & mayo
    Grilled Chicken breast Burger
    Topped with bbq sauce & mayo
    Spicy Three Bean Burger
    Mixed beans, seasoned with Asian spices & formed into a burger, topped with halloumi cheese
    BITS, BOBS " N " TINGS
    Verve Cut Chips
    £1.95
    Curly Fries
    £2.45
    Curly Dutch / Verve Dutch Fries
    £2.95
    Garlic Ciabatta
    £2.45
    Olives
    £2.45
    Hummus
    £2.45
    Beer Battered Onion Rings
    £2.45


    Or There is....

    Nachos
    Topped with chilli beef or spicy tomato salsa, served with sour cream & cheese
    Cajun Chicken Skewers
    Grilled Chicken marinated with cajun spices, served with spicy salsa
    Verve Meatballs
    spicy meatballs cooked slowly in a tomato sauce, served on a bed of saffron rice
    Thai Salmon Fishcakes
    Salmon bound together with Thai spices, served with sweet chilli dip
    SANDWICHES / PANINIS
    £4.95
    All our sandwiches are served on a choice of ciabatta, soft white, granary roll, tortilla wrap or panini. Add Verve chips for £1.00
    Bombay Chicken Pitta
    Asian spiced marinated chicken breast in Verve made pitta bread with chilli, mint & coriander raita
    BBL
    Crispy bacon with creamy brie & sweet redcurrant sauce
    Chicken, Hummus & Mozzarella
    Grilled chicken, mozzarella & creamy hummus
    Hot Angus Beef
    Tender roast beef & sticky onion gravy
    Fish Finger Sarni
    Verve made fillet of sustainable fish seasoned breadcrumbs & rocket, placed on a toasted ciabatta served with chunky chips
    Verve Club
    Warm bacon & char grilled chicken, vine tomato, mixed leaf & mayo
    Pear, Stilton & Walnut
    Blue vein stilton cheese with sliced pear & toasted walnuts sat on a bed of rocket leaves
    Med Veg, Pesto & Goats Cheese
    Mediterranean vegetable slowly roasted with rosemary & lemon, dotted with chunks of creamy goats cheese
    Grilled Chicken, Sun Dried Tomato & Rocket
    Grilled chicken breast, sun dried tomato & peppery rocket drizzled with Verve made pesto
    Goats Cheese, Rocket & Honey
    Creamy goats cheese drizzled with honey & grilled until bubbling. Sprinkled with toasted pine nuts & rocket leaves
    Tomato, Mozzarella & Yorkshire Ham
    Ripe beef tomato, mozzarella, Yorkshire ham with fresh basil leaves
    Hoi Sin Duck
    Confit duck breast marinated in Hoi Sin sauce with shredded spring onion
    Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese
    Classic combination of Scotch salmon with rich cream cheese, cucumber & pepper
    BAKES
    Jacket Potato with Beans / Cheddar Cheese / Cream Cheese
    £2.95
    With any deli sandwich filling or chilli
    £4.95
    LEAVES
    £6.50
    Greek Salad
    Diced feta cheese, olives, cucumber, tomatoes, croutons & extra virgin olive oil
    Chicken, Bacon & Crouton Salad
    Crisp cured bacon & succulent chicken served on a bed of mixed leaves, red onion,
    tomato, cucumber & croutons, drizzled with balsamic vinegar
    Thai Fishcake Salad
    Thai spiced salmon fishcakes served atop seasonal leaves, with sweet chilli sauce
    Pear, Stilton & Walnut Salad
    Blue stilton cheese tossed together with mixed leaves, fresh pear & toasted walnuts with a light honey dressing.

    I want something to fill me up but is low in syns. I have no idea what 2 pick? xx​
     
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    I'd go for the grilled chicken with peppers sounds delicious. Enjoy yourself x
     
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    do u think it has many syns? x
     
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    I'd go for the mediterranean vegetable gnocchi - gnocchi are 1.5syns per 100g. Ask them not to add any oil/butter to it after cooking. Definitely avoid the pizza's and preferably the sandwiches and creamy sauces.

    Looks lovely. Have fun and enjoy.

    Gail x
     
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