Swoon List: Marrow, Quills Coffee, and More

Five Things We Adore Right Now

The Swoon List compiles our latest food-and-drink favorites. They’re not ranked, just delicious.


Marrow’s (1106 Prospect St., 317-986-6752) doughy Steamed Coco Buns, stuffed with shredded barbecue pork and drizzled with a tangy-hot combo of sriracha and hoisin.

The Alchemist at Quills Coffee
The Alchemist at Quills Coffee

The staff-recommended Alchemist at Quills Coffee (335 W. 9th St., 317-426-1431): steamed milk infused with a peppery-sweet blend of cayenne, agave, cocoa, and cinnamon.

The shrimp naan wrap at Spice Box
The shrimp naan wrap at Spice Box

Shrimp tossed in a savory, spicy south India–style sauce, enveloped by a warm slab of naan at Spice Box’s colorful new Fletcher Place outpost (719 Virginia Ave., 317-941-6077).

potato cakes at pioneer
German potato cakes at Pioneer

A crispy exterior gives way to a light, fluffy core in the German potato cakes at Pioneer (1110 Shelby St., 317-986-6761), dotted with dollops of garlic aioli.

chicken wings at foxgardin
The chicken wings at FoxGardin Kitchen & Ale

FoxGardin Kitchen & Ale’s (215 S. Main St., Fortville, 317-485-4085) plump, juicy chicken wings doused in rich, sweet sauce.