Tom and Sally’s Wedding – The Old School Rooms, Chew Magna, Somerset – Saturday 16th July 2016

 

The Old School Rooms in Chew Magna was a lovely venue to work in. Really quirky with lots of stairs but it was a great change to be somewhere a bit different! Tom and Sally were keen to feed their guests a bit differently and opted for a sharing platter/ feast style wedding breakfast. We loved the menu, it was well balanced and there was something for everyone!

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After the ceremony, guests gathered in the tiny courtyard, spilling out onto the cobbled street. Our waiting staff topped up demijohns of Pimms and served canapés to the peckish. After a while, everyone made their way upstairs for the wedding breakfast to begin. An hour later, with bellies full from the main course feast, no one could even consider having room for dessert! That was until they saw the convoy of Pavlovas parading through the room!

CANAPES

Fragrant Thai Green Chicken Skewers

Wild Garlic and Potato Rosti, with Rocket Pesto and Somerset Brie

Sun Dried Tomato and Somerset Goat’s Cheese Tart

Parsley, Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Roulade

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MAIN COURSE

Slow-Braised Chorizo in Local Cider

Slices of Prosciutto and Salami

Somerset Cheddar Leek and Potato Tortilla Bites

Classic Patatas Bravas in a Spicy Tomato Sauce

Salad of Mixed Green Leaf, Mixed Tomatoes, Red Onions and Roasted Peppers, Dressed with Lemon

Olive and Rosemary Bread

Mozzarella Croquettes

DESSERT

Elderflower and Strawberry Pavlova with Summer Fruits

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We had a very enjoyable day in Chew Magna, what a charming little place! Thank you Tom and Sally for asking us to play a role in your wedding. All the best for the future!