Christmas is taking shape with plenty of inspiring gifts, seasonal goodies and tasty treats to indulge this festive season. Our gift area is well stocked and foodie delights keep arriving – do keep an eye when you are in the shop and we’ll also give you a regular update.
We’re now taking your orders for turkeys, goose, meats, whole and half cheeses, pies and hampers.
Online – if you’d like to place your order online please complete the order form. To place the order we require a deposit – £30 for turkeys; £15 for all other orders. For your ease you can pay the deposit via Paypal.
Once we receive your order form and notification that a deposit has been paid, we will send you a confirmation email with your order number – if you do not hear from us within 5 days, please contact Helen: 01920 821246
Alternatively, you can download the order form, complete, bring in and pay the deposit when next in the shop; Order forms are also available in the shop – please do call or talk to one of our staff if you have any queries.
If you’d like to order one of our hampers – please ask one of our staff.
Our Christmas collection days are
Friday 22nd December 7.00 am – 6.00pm
Saturday 23rd December 7.00am – 6.00pm
Sunday 24th December 7.00am – 4.00pm
Festive Tasting Day– Saturday 2 December, 10.00 am – 4.00pm
Tantalise your taste buds at our Christmas tasting day – a range of our suppliers will be sampling their delicious award-winning festive produce and on hand to answer your queries. Christmas meats – turkey, beef, pork and lamb as well as other poultry and game, pies, seasonal cheeses, wines and spirits, chocolates and more. Come on down and join us for what promises to be a delicious way to prepare for Christmas.
In the Café:
Festive Afternoon Tea – Come in from the cold and enjoy a festive afternoon tea with us–
Begin with a warming shot of mulled wine or glass of Prosecco before choosing one of our eight loose leaf teas or coffee. A selection of delicious finger sandwiches and seasonal savoury bites will complement the sweet treats such as vanilla and chocolate choux buns, Christmas trifle and mini mince pies.
Available Mondays-Saturdays from midday, starting Tuesday 21 November – Saturday 30 December.
£23.95 per person includes a welcome drink. £20.95 per person without the alcoholic welcome drink.
Please call and make a booking. 01920 821246
Please note that we have vegetarian and coeliac options for our Traditional Afternoon Tea but not our Festive Tea
Special Festive Lunch Menu
Our specials menu throughout December will include freshly cooked festive dishes with a selection of starters, turkey, beef, fish as well as vegetarian dishes and indulgent desserts.
If you’re wishing to eat in the Café please ring and book a table to avoid disappointment – Tel: 01920 821246
In the Shop:
Gourmet Festive Food & Drink
Groceries – the luxury Italian panettone beautifully packaged from Loison or the Bosari in wicker baskets, panforte, luxury tins of biscuits and shortbread, olive oils, Christmas puddings, Christmas cake, mince pieces, stollen, chutneys, luxury mincemeat, glace fruits, nougat, Turkish delight and wicked chocolates from Bonbon Gourmet or 400g chocolate slabs in boxes from Comptoir de Mathilde to break with a wooden mallet to share – or not!
Wines – Corney & Barrow’s red and white wines, sparkling & Champagne as well as dessert wines – Il Santo and Monbazillac
Vodkas & Gins from Chase Distillery – their award-winning Chase Gin, Marmalade Vodka to a trio of miniatures hidden in a book
Whisky – crafted by Richard Paterson for the Spencerfield Spirits Company:
Sheep Dip – a blend of malt whiskies with no grain element
Pig’s Nose – an easy drinking whisky allegedly named for being as ‘soft as a pig’s nose’. It’s a blend with high malt content and youthful fruity edge.
Rum – Barti Ddhu Rum
Gifts & Homeware
Gisela Graham – The Queen of baubles and all things beautiful for the festive home and table from tree decorations, ornaments, candle sticks and wreaths, snow domes, jugs, deer advent calendars and twig trees.
Charity Christmas cards, 3d cards, wrapping paper, gift bags
Ceramics for Cheese – Cheese looks so good on blue and white china and the Fine Cheese Company has produced some wonderful ceramics with designs by the talented illustrator John Broadley – quirky, original and dishwasher proof. The cheese platter is big enough to also hold biscuits; the smart set of 6 boxed plates each with a different design, a ceramic baker and a charming celery jug.
Jo Downs is master of her art and her handcrafted fused glass with enamel is stunning and practical; inspired by the Cornish coast, she creates eye-catching plates, bowls, dishes and vases – we have pieces from her Cornish Pilchards, Polperro, Bamaluz, Trebarwith collections.
Sophie Allport – stylish yet practical linens and mugs, doorstops and animal beds.
Green & Wild’s & Lily’s Kitchen natural goodies such as advent calendars, sacks of treats, toys and crackers for your favourite 4 legged friends.
From the spices in tubes to the range of candles from Peppermint Grove, Rathbone to hand and lotion sets and diffusers from Branche d’olive – we hope we have something for everyone.