MasterChef winners and Michelin chefs to star at fabulous festive foodie festival


Tatton Park is about to deck its halls with the giant holiday makeover that’s known as The Foodies Festival. Think bake-offs, booze and plenty of Crimbo cheer.

Yup, it’s already that time of year, and from November 17 to November 19 you’ll get the chance to take home recipes and top tips from MasterChef winners, Great British Menu stars and top local chefs who will be cooking up their festive favourites in the Chef’s Theatre.

For those of you who can’t stand soggy bottoms and think you can give Mary Berry a run for her money, why not pop down to see some of your favourite Great British Bake Off winners and top patisserie chefs bake up show-stopping cakes and treats in the Cakes and Desserts Theatre. You might learn a thing or two about how to get the perfect rise out of your next Victoria sponge.

If you’re more into vintage tea, there’s plenty of that to go round and, if you want to perfect your Christmas hosting skills, there’s a class for that too.

Here’s what you can expect if you head down to the Foodies Festival at Tatton Park.

Cake and Desserts

Join Bake Off contestants and top local bakers in the Cake and Desserts Theatre. Follow the smell of beautifully baked goods to the vintage styled baking theatre where a haven of sweet treats and festive Christmas cakes awaits. You can bag yourself some of the best bakes around at the same time as picking up winter warming recipes to make Nigella blush.

Mulled Bar and Live Music Stage

Enjoy mulled cider and wine at the Mulled Wine Bar and listen to Christmas music at the live Music Stage. Join tutored tastings from leading drinks experts in the Drinks Theatre sampling wine, beer and seasonal cocktails. Remember, tis the season to be jolly.

Feasting , Street Food and Artisan Produce

Feast on food from around the world at the Street Food Avenue  by the live music stage and then shop for foodie Christmas gifts from artisan producers market.

Elves Cookery Theatre

Little foodies will be entertained at the Elves Cookery School where they will learn to make Polar Bear Peppermint Creams, Snow Globe Snowmen and Pretzel  Wreaths. At the Reindeer Pick & Mix station they can create magical reindeer food to guide Rudolph and his team this Christmas Eve.

Vintage Tea

Enjoy afternoon tea at the Vintage Tearoom with a selection of cakes, scones and sandwiches served on china from a tea trolley by vintage styled ladies and gentlemen playing vintage Christmas music. Eat your heart out, Bing Crosby.

Festive Masterclasses

Get into the Christmas spirit with one of the practical master classes including festive cheeseboards, decorating cupcakes and chocolate tasting.

Visit Foodies Festival Tatton Park on November 17,18,19 for a fun festive day out for the whole family.

We are also offering you 30% discount on tickets and a free goody bag worth £5 when you book with the code MCR30. Lush.


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