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Georgian Food and Drink Weekends

Delve into the world of Georgian food and drink with displays and delicious treats inspired by Henrietta Wolfe's cookbook.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Over four weekends at Quebec House we will be exploring different themes of Georgian food and drink. Join us and talk to our cookery volunteers, sample their bakes and learn more about this fascinating period in food history.

Saturday 30 & Sunday 31 March: This Easter sample hot cross buns and simnel cakes made to Mrs Wolfe's original recipes.

Saturday 25 - Monday 27 May: Find out about the history of coffee houses and enjoy the tastes and smells of coffee.

Saturday 24 - Monday 26 August: Relax on the lawns at Quebec House this summer and try 18th century drinks.

Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 October: Discover concoctions and cures with colour-changing drinks, an apothecary and more.

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Children welcome

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Please go to our main Visitor Welcome in the Coach House to begin your visit.

Upcoming events

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at
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at
10:00 to 10:30
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