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Festive Dining

Christmas Parties

Christmas Parties
Celebrate Christmas in style at our fabulous Christmas party nights.

Christmas Lunches

Christmas Lunches
With roaring log fires and lavish decorations, there are few venues that can match the splendour and style of Swinton Park at Christmas

Christmas Chef’s Tables – Lunch & Dinner

Christmas Chef's Tables - Lunch & Dinner
Relax and let Cookery School Chef Director Stephen Bulmer entertain you with a festive lunch or dinner

Festive Afternoon Tea
 

Festive Afternoon Tea
Treat family and friends to full afternoon tea in the best tradition, festively themed with spiced shortbread, Christmas cake and mulled wine.

Christmas Parties

Christmas Parties

Celebrate Christmas in style at our fabulous Christmas party nights. Individual party bookings (four or more guests) are being taken for

  • Thursday 10th December 2015
  • Thursday 17th December 2015 – fully booked

Package includes pre-dinner drink, three course dinner with coffee and petit fours, plus dancing until 1:00am.

£50 per person
Please contact us for details of preferential accommodation rates.

 

EXAMPLE CHRISTMAS PARTY NIGHT MENU

Duo of oak-smoked salmon,
pickled cucumber, potato and crème fraiche, caviar

Woodland mushroom velouté,
tarragon and sour dough croutons,
garlic-roasted shitake

Pressing of confit duck,
apricot and shallot chutney, toasted ginger bread

***

Roast breast of herb-fed turkey,
garden herb and onion stuffing, pigs in blankets,
traditional vegetables, rich roasting juices

Seared fillet of bream,
saffron potato, lightly curried mussels,
sauté of greens

Risotto of pumpkin,
sage butter, roasted chestnuts and seeds

***

Trio of Yorkshire cheeses,
quince jelly, grapes and oat biscuits

Christmas pudding parfait,
brandy, caramelised tangerine

Treacle tart,
clotted cream, winter spices

Coffee and petit fours

 

Exclusive Use Party Bookings:

Please enquire for dates available

Sample party package includes:

  • All 31 bedrooms (double or twin) with full breakfast
  • Exclusive use of Swinton Park for the night
  • Christmas Cocktail drinks reception
  • Four course Christmas menu with amuse bouche, coffee and petit fours
  • Half bottle of house wine per person
  • Cheeseboard per table
  • Christmas crackers and novelties on the tables
  • Disco

For bookings and enquiries, please email events@swintonpark.com or call 01765 680971.

Christmas Lunches

Christmas Lunches

1st – 23rd December 2015

(Christmas menu options will also available within our three-course Sunday lunch menu).

With roaring log fires and lavish decorations, there are few venues that can match the splendour and style of Swinton Park at Christmas. Join us for a three course festive lunch in Samuel’s restaurant, or in one of our private dining rooms (depending on group size). Choose from a delicious three course seasonal menu, followed by coffee and petit fours.

Price £28.00

EXAMPLE CHRISTMAS LUNCH MENU

Duo of oak-smoked salmon,
pickled cucumber, potato and crème fraiche, caviar

Woodland mushroom velouté,
tarragon and sour dough croutons,
garlic-roasted shitake

Pressing of confit duck,
apricot and shallot chutney, toasted ginger bread

***

Roast breast of herb-fed turkey,
garden herb and onion stuffing, pigs in blankets,
traditional vegetables, rich roasting juices

Seared fillet of bream,
saffron potato, lightly curried mussels,
sauté of greens

Risotto of pumpkin,
sage butter, roasted chestnuts and seeds

***

Trio of Yorkshire cheeses,
quince jelly, grapes and oat biscuits

Christmas pudding parfait,
brandy, caramelised tangerine

Treacle tart
clotted cream, winter spices

***

Coffee and petit fours

 (Christmas menu options will also available within our three-course Sunday lunch menu).

 

Christmas Chef's Tables - Lunch & Dinner

Christmas Chef’s Tables – Lunch & Dinner

Lunches: 17th, 18th & 19th December 2015
Dinners: 17th, 18th & 19th December 2015

Relax and let Cookery School Chef Director Stephen Bulmer entertain you with a festive lunch or dinner, as he prepares a gourmet meal in front of you around the Demonstration Table in the stylish, informal surroundings of the Cookery School. With a wealth of experience from top restaurants all over the world, Stephen brings Christmas celebrations to life with an array of skills and anecdotes that will entertain anyone with a love for food.

Lunch: £35 per person, Dinner: £58 per person
Both including a glass of bubbly on arrival.

Sample Menus

Chef’s Table Lunch

Fish & Shellfish Chowder with Chorizo and Smoked Corn

Roast Duck with Spiced Figs, Sweet Potato Fondant, Toasted Hazelnuts, Five Spice & Port Jus

Bouche Noel with Seasonal Fruits

Brandied Mince Pies and Coffee

Vegetarian Alternatives (pre-booking essential)

Starter: Iman Bayeldi with Grilled Halloumi, Pomegranate Molasses

Main Course: Moroccan-Spiced Vegetable Tagine with Chick Peas

Chef’s Table Dinner

Pavé of Salmon with Cucumber & Horseradish Beurre Blanc

Fricassée of Wild Mushrooms with Chestnut Tagliatelle and Persillade

Roast Venison with Quince, Braised Red Cabbage, Celeriac Purée, Crisp Pancetta, Grand Veneur Sauce

Vacherin Mont D’Or with Selection of Seasonal Breads

Hazelnut and Prune Parfait with Armagnac Caramel

Brandied Mince Pies and Coffee

Vegetarian Alternatives (pre-booking essential)

Starter: Poached Quails Egg Tart with Watercress Puree and Lemon and Tarragon Sabayon

Main Course: Jerusalem Artichoke and Sage Risotto with Lemon Oil

 

 

Festive Afternoon Tea

Festive Afternoon Tea

1st – 23rd December 2015

Treat family and friends to full afternoon tea in the best tradition, festively themed with spiced shortbread, Christmas cake and mulled wine. Take a stroll around the grounds, admire the decorations and relax in front of a blazing fire.

Take a stroll in the grounds, admire the decorations and relax in front of a blazing fire.

£25 per person (£15 for children aged 12 and under)

 

Festive Events

Please go to our Festive Events page if you would like more information about Christmas and New Year Accommodation Packages, Santa at Swinton and our Christmas Cookery Courses.

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Latest News

Book Now… for our wonderful events later this year. Live like a Lord and Lady at our Downton at Swinton weekend, or indulge in an extravaganza of fine food and wine at our Gourmet Weekends. For a special treat, come and join our Christmas and New Year house parties.

Looking Ahead… Work has commenced on our Country Club and Spa, which will include an indoor swimming pool with full spa and fitness facilities, as well as a 40-seat conservatory restaurant, coffee shop and Swinton Estate shop. Please see our press release for more information.