Christmas and New Year at Town House, Kensington

by Newsdesk - Thursday December 8, 2016 10:12 am

Throughout December, Town House at The Kensington will be celebrating the festive season with their Christmas Afternoon Tea and two Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve menus.

Town House is located on the corner of two of London’s iconic thoroughfares, Queen’s Gate and the Old Brompton Road, and is spread across three classically designed drawing rooms, serving locally-sourced, seasonal modern British cuisine.

Sit back, relax and let the team at Town House take care of Christmas dinner this year with a hearty 3 course feast from Executive Chef Steve Gibbs at £60 per person:

Christmas Day Menu

Enjoy a glass of Nyetimber Classic Cuvee NV on arrival for £10 per person

To Start:

Port-Glazed Beets - crispy goat’s cheese, apples, grapes, hazelnut dressing (v)

Treacle Marinated Salmon - shaved fennel, dill mustard, Guinness bread

Cornish Crab Salad Pomelo - pistachio, pea shoots and radish

Venison Carpaccio - horseradish, picked walnuts

Mains:

Fillet of Halibut - artichoke tortellini, watercress, lemon and herb dressing

Aged Fillet of Devonshire Beef - celeriac pithivier, forestière garnish

Roast Bronze Turkey - cranberry, chestnut stuffing, sprouts & lardons

Truffled Wild Mushroom Risotto

Desserts:

Bramley Apple Tart Tatin - salted caramel ice cream

Scandinavian Iced Berries - hot white chocolate sauce

Traditional Christmas Pudding - brandy butter & Jersey cream

A selection of tea, coffee & mince pies

Cheese:

Additional £9 per person

The Christmas Day Menu is available on Saturday 25th December from 12 to 10.30pm.

AFternoon teas

This December, guests can enjoy Classic and Gluten-Free Afternoon Teas in the newly refurbished Drawing Room of The Kensington. The surroundings offer a relaxing, yet stylish and glamorous space to enjoy the great British tradition of afternoon tea with a festive twist.

Available at £35 per person and served with a selection of teas from the Rare Tea Company, the Classic Christmas Tea is available from 12 noon – 6pm from the 28th of November to the 5th of January 2017 and includes:

Savouries:

Roast beef & horseradish

Montgomery cheffar cheese scone, Wiltshire ham & pear chutney

Smoked salmon palmier with ginger, currants & dill

Spiced fruit loaf, port jelly & Shropshire blue

Smoked chicken & cranberry on brown bread

Sweets:

Chocolate tart with sea salt caramel

Lemon polenta drizzle cake

Red velvet cake with rose butter cream

Paris-Brest with chestnut cream

Chocolate & blood orange arctic roll

Scones:

Homemade fruit & plain buttermilk scones

Devonshire clotted cream and jam

The Gluten-Free Christmas Tea is also available from 12 noon – 6pm and includes a selection of gluten-free sandwiches, sweets and gluten-free homemade buttermilk scones with Devonshire clotted cream, jam and a selection of homemade cakes & pastries.

On Saturday 31st December celebrate New Year’s Eve at Town House with another delicious three-course meal at £60 per person:

New Year’s Eve Menu

Enjoy a glass of Nyetimber Classic Cuvee NV on arrival for £10 per person

To Start:

Tomato Consommé – ricotta parcels (v)

Crab tortelloni – pea mousse, Champagne & shellfish reduction

Treacle marinated salmon – shaved fennel, dill mustard, Guinness bread

Gressingham duck rillettes – herb salad, orange, Dijon dressing

Main:

Champagne & truffle risotto

Fillet of sea bass – braised coco beans, brown shrimps, samphire

Cotswold chicken – smoked mash, ceps, watercress, jus

Pot roast saddle of venison – crispy artichoke, roasted shallot, red currant sauce

Dessert:

Chocolate soufflé – clementine ice cream

Passion fruit meringue pie – mango sorbet

Colston Bassett Stilton – toasted fruit loaf, port jelly

Bramley apple tart tatin – salted caramel ice cream

A selection of tea, coffee & mince pies

Cheese:

Additional £9 per person

The New Year’s Eve Menu is available on Saturday 31st December from 5pm to 10.30pm.

Town House

 109-113 Queen’s Gate, London, SW 7 5LR

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