Christmas Day Lunch at Balbirnie House

Christmas Day Lunch In the Orangery 2018

A traditional Christmas day lunch awaits served in the beautiful and contemporary surroundings of our Orangery restaurant. Relax and enjoy on this special day!

Seating times between 12 – 3pm.

Adults: @ £85.00 per person includes: Canapés, 4 course menu with coffee and mince pies

Children under 12 @ £42.50 per person (toddlers 5 and under @ £26 per child)

All childrens’ menus include a visit from Santa with present.

 

Christmas Day Lunch In The Orangery

STARTERS

 

TRADITIONAL SMOKED SALMON

 chopped shallot, caper, caviar and buttered brown bread

CONFIT CHICKEN AND FOIEGRAS PRESSE

 cherry and port relish , crouton and dressed leaves

 GAME TERRINE

beetroot and apple chutney , toasted brioche

BLUE CHEESE , CRANBERRY AND WALNUT TART

orange and cranberry dressing

 

INTERMEDIATES

CEP AND WILD MUSHROOM SOUP

cep powder

SORBET FROM “THE CALEDONIAN DAIRY”

Balbirnie’s own ice cream company

MAINS

ROAST FILLET OF PETERHEAD COD

shellfish chowder, seaherbs and charred corn

TRADITIONAL ROAST TURKEY

chipolatas, stuffing, roast potatoes, honey glazed root vegetables

ROAST STRIP OF SCOTCH BEEF

yorkshire pudding , crispy potatoes , pan juices

 ROASTED SQUASH, SPINACH AND RICOTTA PITHIVIER

  red pepper coulis

 

DESSERTS

TRADITIONAL XMAS PUDDING

brandy sauce

 VALHRONA CHOCOLATE TORTE

coconut ice cream, pineapple and mango salad

CARAMEL APPLE TRIFLE

cinnamon spiced  doughnut

BALBIRNIE’S SELECTION OF HOME-MADE ICE CREAMS AND SORBETS

From our own “Caledonian Dairy” ice cream company

 SELECTION OF SCOTTISH CHEESES

chutney and oatcakes

COFFEE AND MINCE PIES

Christmas Day Lunch In The Bistro 2018

A lovely relaxed Christmas day lunch, perfect for family and friends to get together. Seating times between 12 – 1.30pm, second sitting between 3 – 5.00pm.

Please note The  Bistro offers a casual service, with pre-lunch drinks and coffee served at the table.

 

Adults @ £53.00 per person includes: Special 3 course menu with coffee and mince pies

Children under 12 @ £32.50 per person (toddlers 5 and under @ £22.50 per child)

All childrens’ menus include a visit from Santa with present.

 

Christmas Day Lunch In The Bistro

STARTERS

TRADITIONAL SMOKED SALMON

 chopped shallot, caper, caviar and buttered brown bread

CONFIT CHICKEN AND FOIEGRAS PRESSE

 cherry and port relish , crouton and dressed leaves

BLUE CHEESE , CRANBERRY AND WALNUT TART

orange and cranberry dressing

CEP AND WILD MUSHROOM SOUP

cep powder

 

MAINS

 

ROAST FILLET OF PETERHEAD COD

shellfish chowder, seaherbs and charred corn

TRADITIONAL ROAST TURKEY

chipolatas, stuffing, roast potatoes, honey glazed root vegetables

 SLOW BRIASED SHIN OF SCOTCH BEEF

Roast potatoes , pan juices and root vegetables

 ROASTED SQUASH, SPINACH AND RICOTTA PITHIVIER

  red pepper coulis

 

DESSERTS

 

TRADITIONAL XMAS PUDDING

brandy sauce

 VALHRONA CHOCOLATE TORTE

coconut ice cream, pineapple and mango salad

CARAMEL APPLE TRIFLE

cinnamon spiced  doughnut

 SELECTION OF SCOTTISH CHEESES

chutney and oatcakes