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A Meal of Mayfield

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Mayfield Village Hall

Conygree Lane

Mayfield

Ashbourne

DE6 2LD

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A little village with a big history!

Join us on September 30th for a four-course supper club inspired by the story of Mayfield and the surrounding area. From a cheese with an impressive past, to a tipple with a tale, we'll be eating our way through 962 years of local history.




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A shot of mead for Mavreveldt

1055: The first historical mention of Mayfield in the Doomsday Book. Mead was the most popular alcoholic drink of the day


Sage Derby Scones with Bacon Butter

1650: The time Sage Derby cheese started to be produced in the area


Smoked Trout, Beetroot, Horseradish & Lemon

1653: Writer and fisherman Izaak Walton's The Compleat Angler is published. Izaak regularly fished the River Dove, running through Mayfield, for trout with his mate Charles Cotton


Slow-Roasted Pork, Borlotti Beans, Drambuie & Apple

1745: Bonnie Prince Charlie retreated through Mayfield on the 7th December shooting the innkeeper at Hanging Bridge and terrorising the villagers. Legend has it, Charlie invented the whisky, honey and spice mixture now called Drambuie. This is possibly true


Orange & Ashbourne Gingerbread Cheesecake

1803: The Gingerbread Shop in Ashbourne begins selling it's famed baked goods at the same time as the Napoleonic Wars being. It is said that the recipe, different from other British gingerbreads, was passed on by a French prisoner of war billeted in Ashbourne



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  • Places are limited and are on a first come first serve basis
  • Unfortunately, due to the format of the dinner, vegetarian options are not available. Please enquire about any allergies before buying tickets
  • For extra information, requests or questions email tomstable@live.com
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Mayfield Village Hall

Conygree Lane

Mayfield

Ashbourne

DE6 2LD

United Kingdom

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