First Bite

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1115 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 440-6699
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First Course (choice of)

potato, leek, & broccoli soup: preserved lemon, lemon truffle oil

salmon potato croquettes: burnt lemon, horseradish aioli

ahi crudo: jalapeno lime citronette, smoked sea salt, cilantro, ancho pickled jicama

green pea “hummus”: jalapeno sofrito, lemon oil, grilled flatbread

squash & chorizo fritters: guajillo aioli

Second Course (choice of)

organic mixed greens salad: gala apple, celery, dried cherries, spiced walnuts, cider vinaigrette

flash cooked brussels sprouts: brown butter, hazelnuts, crisp shallots

honey roast pear: prosciutto, chevre, arugula, black pepper honey drizzle

the kale salad: toasted quinoa, roasted pumpkin seeds, dried cranberries, manchego, red onion, sherry vinaigrette

roasted carrot salad: cumin, ginger, orange, feta, almonds

Third Course (choice of)

cedar plank organic salmon: hazel dell mushrooms, bay laurel butter

gold potato gnocchi: hazel dell mushrooms, sundried tomatoes, roasted butternut squash, sage, parmesan foam

chicken “cacciatore”: confit chicken, parmesan polenta porridge, san marzano tomato, field mushrooms, garlic, chile flakes & rosemary

smoked berkshire pork loin: roasted apples & root vegetables, mustard brown butter vinaigrette

grilled never ever flatiron steak: roast garlic, pearl couscous, braised celery, chimichurri

*$30 bottles of wine available to those participating in First Bite



A lively place, designed to gather and share boulder-flavored food & drink, crafted by chef john platt's fresh approach to cooking, the culinary culture of our city, hospitality of our staff, and the products from our dedicated purveyors.

Pearl Street Mall