Christmas treats workshop with the 1930s cooks

Join our living history cooks in the kitchen to learn all about their work and get a head start on some of your own Christmas preparations by making an orange pastry and traditional mincemeat to take home.

  • Booking essential

Delight your family with a homemade mince pies with the help of our living history cooks.

You'll make traditional mince pie mincemeat and succulent orange pastry with enough to make 12 mince pies at home.

An opportunity to spend time our living history cooks and find out about life as a 1930s cook in this extraordinary house along with cooking up a treat for your family.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £30.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
A 5% booking fee is applied by the box office.
Suitability
Unfortunately this event is unsuitable for children.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please head to the West Wing reception where you will be collected by a member of the team.
What to bring and wear
Bring along a photo friendly apron to wear and a bag to carry your goodies away with you.
Accessibility
This event has step free access, please call the Visitor Experience team to discuss your visit and arrangements - 01284 736140
Other
Ticket price includes house admission

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
20 November 2018 13:30 - 15:30 Available
21 November 2018 13:30 - 15:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Rosie McVey
Email
rosie.mcvey@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01284 736127

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Christmas treats workshop with the 1930s cooks

Tue 20 Nov 2018
13:30-15:30
Join our living history cooks in the kitchen to learn all about their work and get a head start on some of your own Christmas preparations by making an orange pastry and traditional mincemeat to take home.

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