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28th September - 6th October 2019

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Tasty old favourites and delicious NEW events!

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Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Pop-Up Restaurant at Erlestoke Prison (2016)

 (Image from a similar scheme at Brixton, London)
This intriguing event is a unique opportunity to visit Erlestoke Prison
and sample a 3 course meal prepared using ingredients grown at the Prison
 and served by Staff and Offenders who are studying there for NVQ's.

Sorry but this event is SOLD OUT

 (updated Apr 22nd 2016)


A fillet of poached Dover sole filled with baby spinach leaves & North Atlantic prawns 
set on a pool of Veronique sauce

Warm Fig & Blue Cheese Tart  
Accompanied with dressed seasonal Salad  

Refreshing fruit Sorbet

Herb Crusted rack of lamb 
coupled with a rich red currant & mint jus set upon biaritz potatoes

Beetroot Risotto with grilled Halloumi cheese 
accompanied by Roasted Root Vegetables
(Main courses served with Battened  carrots & Baby Broccoli)
Chocolate Torte

Coffee & Walnut Gateau   
"Last year's guests were amazed at the culinary expertise of the offenders who prepared and served the meal and gave them a standing ovation at the end. They were able to talk to them and prison staff were able to tell them about the training and employment opportunities that would be offered on release from prison, helping to reduce re-offending."

NO alcohol is allowed within the prison, soft drinks will be served
 Early arrival is required at 17.30 (that's 5.30pm) for ID Checks
This is always a popular event so book soon to avoid disappointment
Date:- Tuesday 17th May 2016 
Tickets:- £25
To book please contact Heidi Cope using the address below.

Erlestoke Manor House,
Erlestoke Village

Erlestoke prison is situated south of Devizes between West Lavington and Westbury 
It is not accessible by public transport.

How to get there by car

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