Keen to escape the capital for a couple of days this summer? Then head to the relaxing and luxurious Whatley Manor in the heart of the Wiltshire countryside, where a range of exciting events with
delicious food prepared by Michelin starred head chef Martin Burge will be on offer the next couple of months:
Tuesday 9 August – An English Garden: Barry Holman, head gardener at Whatley Manor, will be hosting a fascinating day for horticultural enthusiasts. Barry will share his techniques on how to
create an English country garden and will highlight the influences which have affected gardens over the decades. Tickets cost £49 per person including a three-course lunch with wine and coffee.
Sunday 21 August – New Orleans Jazz Sunday Lunch: Spend a relaxing, lazy Sunday at Whatley Manor while listening to world-class jazz and tucking into a three-course meal. The meal costs from
£35 per person.
Wednesday 7 September – Bollinger Exclusive Dinner: Join Whatley Manor for a wine tasting experience hosted by Steven Laroux, MD of Bollinger. He will introduce special vintages of this
popular Champagne, accompanied by a delicious four-course menu. Aperitifs and canapés will be served from 7pm and tickets cost £95 per person.
Wednesday 12 October - Riedel Wine Evening: Whatley Manor has planned an exciting event in conjunction with Riedel wine glasses, which are specially designed to enhance the bouquet and taste
of wines. Each guest will receive a presentation box containing a Chardonnay glass, a Burgundy glass and a Bordeaux glass. Wine will be chosen to accompany a four-course menu. Tickets cost £99 per
Tuesday 22 November – Grand Marnier and Dine: The evening will kick off with Grand Marnier cocktails and canapés in the Drawing Room, followed by a four-course dinner with Casa Lapostolle
wines from the Maison Grand Marnier.
For more information on each event, log onto the website above.