Appleby Castle is proud to announce its 4th Annual Christmas Banquet Dinner. A popular evening for those looking for a traditional Christmas evening with friends and family. Serving a 5 course dinner in the surroundings of the 15th Century Great Hall complete with traditional Carol Singers, Pianist and evening Disco.
Appleby Castle is one of the oldest castles in the country featuring one othe best kept examples of a Norman Keep. The Castle itself has been restored to its former glory and the different levels express the castles change throughout the 900 years of exstistance.
Arrival to a Sparkling Cranberry Cocktail and Canapes
Call To Dinner
Served in the Great Hall with its 16ft Christmas Tree
Musical Interludes from our Inhouse Pianist whilst the Carol Singers entertain throughout the 5 courses.
Tea & Coffee
Evening concludes in the Old Great Hall with Band and Disco till 1.30am
Roasted Parsnip and Turnip Soup
with a Warm Homemade Crusty Roll
Cartmel Smoked Salmon and Saffron Aioli
Salad Garnish & Caviar
Homemade Duck and Wild Berry Pâté
Cumbrian Chutney & Croustini Bread
Ham Hock Terrine, Sweet Pickle Purée
Orange, Cranberry & Cointrea
Lemon, Lime Leaf & Lemongrass
Layered with Cranberry and Chestnut Stuffing, Wrapped in Streaky Bacon,Pigs in Blanket, Roast Chateau Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables
Salted Crushed New Potatoes Timbale, Saffron and Samphire Velouté Broth, Steam Mussels
Slow Roast Belly of Pork
Creamed Potatoes, Wilted Spinach, Crackling, Wild Mushroom,Silver Skin Onion Apple Cider Sauce and Seasonal Vegetables
Roasted Winter Vegetable Wellington
with Chestnut & Truffle Mash in a Mulled Wine Reduction
Traditional Christmas Pudding
with Brandy Sauce Molten Sticky Toffee Pudding
Warm Caramel Sauce & Vanilla Ice Cream
Wrapped in Silk Velvet Chocolate, Fresh Fruit & Chantilly Cream
Everyone at The End
Cheese Board and Port
Selection of Local Cheeses, Chutney, Quince, Grapes, Biscuits
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