Date for your diary – Saturday 19th November 2016
FREE ENTRY TO OUR 10TH ANNUAL FESTIVE TASTING DAY
We have over 20 local food producers and community businesses attending the event.. Come and sample Free range bronze turkey, wine, mulled apple juice & cider, cheese, oils, cakes, jams, chutney, soup, pork pies, festive pies, sausages made with free range pork and our own beef cooked to perfection by Paul Napper, head chef at The Evesham Hotel.
Be inspired watching a cookery demonstration with Paul at 12.30pm. utilising cuts of our own beef and lamb.. Paul will be on hand all day and happy to answer any culinary questions you may have to help prepare your festive menu….
Fabulous Local Produce
There will be 10% off orders for all beef and Turkey taken on the day, and the opportunity to order your entire festive menu; carefully prepared and ready to collect in one visit – stress free!
New this year there will be the opportunity to sample smoked trout, artisan bread and a new bakery supplier. In addition courtesy of Arthur and Tony and the success of recent events we will once again be pressing our own home grown apples, if you bring your own container, feel free to take some home….
UNIQUE CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS
We will have a range of hamper gifts for you to peruse and plenty of other unique Christmas gift ideas, vouchers for beauty treatments and massage
As long as the ground is not too wet we will offer tractor and trailer rides to the orchards and back, never fails to entertain young and old…
Watch the magic of Christmas unfold as Father Christmas arrives by pony & trap at 12pm, and if weather permits take a short horse and carriage ride around the farm. Visit father Christmas in his Traditional London Bus decked out as a grotto courtesy of Graham Smith….
The Harvington Handbells will be setting the festive scene from 1pm – 3pm, keep the children entertained having their face painted and partaking in arts and crafts courtesy of Pam Kelly and Andrea Jones, a school Governor from Harvington First School.
Jo and her just for dogs team will be running a Dog Agility competition to watch, and the Croome Pony Club will be running a mounted games practice… In addition The Evesham Fire Service are booked to attend and Richard Dorrell will be here driving his 1938 steam roller !
Refreshments will be available all day, BBQ, teas, coffee, mulled wine and a bar thanks to Roger Small and team, Cathy Davies and Stuart Powell, all members of our local community.
Lots to see and do, the entry is free and the sampling is all undercover