NIU Calendar of Events

Indian Excursion

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 11:00am to 12:30pm

Holmes Student Center, Ellington's 600 Lucinda Ave

Ellington’s offers exciting, fresh, three-course menus. Price of a full meal is $10.00 including beverages and tips. Reservations are recommended. Menu options for this date include:


Vegetable Soup
A healthy and delicious homemade vegetable soup made with fresh ingredients.

Black eyed pea salad
A simple and satisfying blend of black eyed peas, onions, tomatoes and cucumbers dressed with fresh lemon juice.


Butter Chicken with Saag (Indian Spinach)
Tender chicken breast pieces marinated in yogurt, chili powder, ginger and garlic mixed into a tomato gravy on a bed of seasoned basmati rice, accompanied by a traditional and flavor filled mix of fresh cooked spinach.

Tofu Coconut Curry with Basmati Rice (Vegetarian)
Tomatoes, carrots and tofu are simmered together in low fat coconut milk with spices, accompanied by seasoned basmati rice topped with cilantro.


Carrot Halwa
A sweet pudding of tender grated carrots cooked with cream, sugar, raisins and nuts. 

Indian Bread Pudding with a Cardamon sauce
Bread baked with eggs and milk topped with a creamy, rich, cardamom sauce, sprinkled with ground pistachio nuts.


Naan with Raita
An oven baked flatbread with a side of low fat cucumber yogurt


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Salmon Creek Merlot- $4.50 per glass
Salmon Creek Pinot Grigio- $4.50 per glass

Event Type

Social, Dining


College of Health & Human Sciences, Ellington's (Student Luncheons)


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