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The Silk Road - A Pop-Up Culinary Adventure

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Sparkford Hall


BA22 7LD

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For a limited time only! A Pop-Up Restaurant at Sparkford Hall.

Challenge your culinary boundaries! Take an adventure with us as we showcase a contemporary 8 course taster menu, inspired by the countries along the historic Silk Road in our pop-up Yurt restaurant!

The Silk Road was the world's first global superhighway where people with new ideas, new cultures and new religions made exchanges that shaped humanity. It’s where stories from the past come alive. It’s where fascinating cultures continue to thrive.

Experience a unique, creative eating experience.

  • Your banquet will be served by candle light in a magnificent Yurt, a hand-made wooden structure made in the Kyrgyzstan tradition by Yurts for Life, Devon. A pop-up banquet hall! (https://www.facebook.com/yurtsforlife)

  • Your dishes will be crafted by excellent visionary chef, Taimur Khan Palanpur of The Vagabond Foods Company, London. (https://www.facebook.com/vagabondfood)

  • Your drinks will be tailored to suit each of the dishes, crafted and served by Hair of the Dog Bar, c/o Wonky Dog Productions. (https://www.facebook.com/wonkydogproductions; https://www.facebook.com/undertheinfluenceoffood)

  • Your whole adventure will be set in the stunning estate of Sparkford Hall, Somerset. (https://www.facebook.com/sparkfordhall)

Cost: £50 per head for an 8 course taster menu, inspired by the Silk Road

Early Bird: Limited number of Early Bird tickets available for £45 each.

Group Booking Discount! Receive a 10% discount for group bookings of 10 (each of our banquet tables holds 10 people). CONTACT JESS ON EVENTS@YURTSFORLIFE.COM TO GET ACCESS TO THE GROUP BOOKING DISCOUNT ACCESS CODE!

Bookings: please contact events@yurtsforlife.com, 07568 241783

Further information can be found on our FB page: www.facebook.com/yurtsforlife

Seats are limited to 80 per night and only on the following dates, so make sure you book early to avoid disappointment!

Friday 27th April, 7pm-10pm

Saturday 28th April, 7pm - 10pm

Doors will open at 6:00pm.

MenuThe Silk Road Meat Menu

Your journey begins in China where you will feast on Aromatic Duck Pancakes - with a twist! On to Kyrgyzstan, (the land of Yurts) to sample their Samsa. From there we bring you an Uzbekestan salad, Persian Kashk Bademjaan, Syrian Surf & Turf, Turkish Adana Kebob, Greek Moussaka and finishing off with an Italian Tirimasu and Petit Fours!

Dietary Requirements

We want everyone to enjoy our scrumptious dishes, so if you have any allergies or dietary requirements please let us know when booking. We'll also be providing a vegetarian version of the menu as well, just let us know at time of booking.

Coming Staturday? Why not escape to Yeovil, and make a weekend of it at Sparkford Hall!

  • Sparkford Hall Accommodation: contact Sparkford Hall directly on 01963 441553 or info@wonkydogproductions.com for more details.

  • Yurts for Life Luxury Boutique Camping Accommodation: contact Yurts for Life directly on 01803 762370 or events@yurtsforlife.com for more details.


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

By Car: Just off the A303 between Wincanton and Yeovil. Use the postcode BA22 7LD. You can easily park at Sparkford Hall. It takes about 2.5 hours from London.

By Train: The nearest train station is Castle Cary. From there it's a short taxi journey of about 15 minutes to Sparkford Hall. Direct trains run from London Paddington and London Waterloo into Castle Cary Station.

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