2019-20 Events Calender at the Butlers Pantry

2019 Events

12th January 2019

A New Year Russian Banquet Evening £38.00 per person – The Mezzanine

Once again we welcome our ‘Russian‘ host Cathy McAteer for an evening of Russian wonderment.  Start the evening with a traditional Russian welcome of obligatory vodka shot with Bread & Salt, Russian banquet food served through the evening & marvel at Cathy’s tales & facts of ‘All Things Russian’.  You’ll finish the evening with Russian Caravan tea and there’ll also be a licensed bar available.  A very lively evening that books up very quickly, to secure your place, please call 01332 519007 or email info@butlerspantryderby.co.uk
(A deposit of £10.00 per person is required, with full payment required by 1st December 2018)

Friday 1st March – Shellfish & Fish Cookery Demonstration Evening £30.00 per person FULL

Learn how to prepare & cook a variety of shellfish & fish in our ‘Wild Chef Mezzanine Theatre’
A glass of wine on arrival (or non alcoholic alternative), selection of canapés served throughout the evening, demonstrations with tastings, followed by a supper table of home made desserts with tea & coffee.  Cash bar also available for additional drinks.  This is an exclusive event with limited availability, so please book

Friday 12th April – ‘From Fur to Fork – One Whole Venison’ Cookery Demonstration Evening £30.00 per person FULL

One whole venison in the fur will be skinned, butchered & cooked into a variety of different dishes. Welcome drink on arrival, selection of canapés served throughout the evening, cookery demonstrations with tastings, cheeseboard supper with glass of port, tea & coffee plus cash bar available. A perfect informal evening for the country loving foodie!

Wednesday 14th August – Glorious Grouse Week £30.00 per person

In celebration of The Gorious Grouse! You will have the opportunity to sample various grouse dishes known as ‘King of the Game Birds’.  The evening includes a welcome drink, canapés, cookery demonstrations with tastings, cheeseboard supper & cash bar.
A great informal & sociable mid-week event

Wednesday 18th September – Wood Pigeon Workshop, £15.00 per person

Prepare and cook your own wood pigeon from the feather to the fork.  This two hour cookery evening will be held in our fully accessible  kitchen area with a maximum of 12 guests only, so secure your place!  Un-limited tea and coffee whilst you prepare & cook your bird.

Friday 4th October – 5 Course Lobster and Seafood Dinner, £50.00 per person – 5 SPACES LEFT

Our very popular 5 course Lobster and Seafood Dinner served in our Mezzanine, evening starts at 7pm.  In celebration of fish & shellfish from around the British shore line.

Friday 22nd November ‘An Alternative Christmas Roast’ – Pheasant, Partridge & Duck, £30.00 per person

Fed up of Turkey?  Book a place on our Alternative Christmas Roast cookery demonstration evening – a great sociable and relaxing evening before the madness begins!  Welcome glass of mulled wine, cookery demonstrations with tastings of pheasant, partridge & duck, a festive supper with tea & coffee.  Cash bar available

2020-

Friday 24th January – Fly Fishing Forum £5.00 per person (cash bar available)

Details & guest speakers to be announced

Friday 7th February ‘End of Season Shoot Dinner’ – 4 course game dinner, £35.00 per person

A 4 course game dinner served in our mezzanine in celebration of the End of Shoot.  Informal evening with a mid-meal cookery demonstration.

Friday 6th March ‘Fur to Fork’ Cookery Demonstration Evening £15.00 per person

One whole venison in the fur will be skinned, butchered & cooked into a variety of different dishes. Welcome drink on arrival, cookery demonstrations with tastings, cheeseboard supper, tea & coffee plus cash bar available. A perfect informal evening for the country loving foodie!

Private hire –

You can privately hire our Mezzanine area for breakfast, lunch or dinner.  This space is also ideal for buffet catering & corporate meetings

Want peace & tranquillity time?  Privately hire our Mezzanine area from 30 minutes to all day.  No music, no crowds.  Refreshments & food available. Call for details!

Why not combine a stay in Derbyshire with your love for cooking?  Ask about our cookery course breaks with wonderful local accommodation.