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Swoon List 7.9.13
5 Things We Adore Right Now
July 8, 2013
Halo halo, a doubly sweet parfait of taro-soaked shaved ice over jellied fruits, coconut gel, and sweet red beans—a classic Filipino treat that somehow makes perfect sense at
Wyliepalooza’s Ice Cream Emporium
(5535 E. Washington St., 317-351-0275
Crispy double-fried chicken wings at
Libertine Liquor Bar
38 E. Washington St., 317-631-3333
), sharing the plate with rich blobs of melting blue cheese.
Chef de cuisine Alan Sternberg’s elegantly decadent “Cheese Puffs” at
The Local Eatery & Pub
14655 N. Gray Rd., Westfield, 317-218-3786
)—actually gougeres stuffed with a rich foie gras mousse atop a tangy red wine-raspberry coulis and garnished with chervil.
The seasonal eggplant special at
Naisa Pan-Asian Cafe
1025 Virginia Ave., 317-602-3708
). Soft bites of eggplant (with chicken or tofu) sit in a tangy-sweet garlic chili sauce.
The intoxicating 3 Hour Tour, a cocktail at
825 N. Walnut St., Bloomington, 812-325-1111
). Crusoe spiced rum and cognac are flavored with raspberry syrup, lime, and coconut milk, and then topped with a pouf of egg white and nutmeg dust.
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