A glorious country house built 200 years ago of stone from the Purbeck Hills, situated within its own beautiful, formal gardens

Christmas Parties with Friends and Colleagues

Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind.

Quote Mark Mary Ellen Chase

Christmas Parties

Enjoy your Christmas Party with friends and colleagues in the run up to Christmas, either in the main restaurant or in one of our two rooms available for private functions.

Christmas Party Menu 2016

First Course

Spiced Butternut Squash Soup

Smoked Salmon Roulade, Smoked Mackerel Mousse, Horseradish Cream, Toasted Brioche

Pressed Terrine of Ham Hock and Chicken, Grain Mustard Sauce, Melba Toast

Glazed Goat’s Cheese, Parmesan Biscuit, Toasted Pine Nuts, Balsamic Dressed Rocket

Main Course

Traditional Roast Breast of Dorset Turkey, Bacon Wrapped Sausages,
Chestnut & Apricot Stuffing, Duck Fat Roast Potatoes, Pan Gravy

Slow Cooked Blade of Beef En-Croute, Shallots and Wild Mushrooms, Horseradish Mash, Red Wine Sauce

Roast Fillet of West Bay Seabass, Spinach Creamed Potato, Garden Pea Veloute

Filo Parcel of Somerset Brie, Aubergine, Chestnuts and Cranberries, Spiced Tomato Compote

All served with a selection of Seasonal Vegetables


Traditional Christmas Pudding, Brandy & Vanilla sauce

Warm Apricot and Almond Tart, Citrus Sauce Anglaise

White Chocolate and Raspberry Crème Brulee, Shortbread, Fruit Compote

West Country Farmhouse Cheeses, Celery, Biscuits, Fruit Chutney

£30.00 for three courses

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