Glyndebourne Picnic

Picnic only: £53.50 per person for 3 courses, including coffee and chocolate

All inclusive: £75.00 per person includes 3 courses plus ½ bottle of Champagne per person, coffee, chocolate, porter, setup and furniture. This is our premium picnic. 3,000 diners per annum can’t be wrong!

 

Glyndebourne Picnics - 20 May to 2 July

First Courses

Chicken and apricot terrine, sweet mustard and dill dressed leaves

Chilled pea soup, goat’s cheese and pea salad, sourdough croute v

Cured salmon, heritage beetroot, treacle mayonnaise, hazelnuts, dark rye toast

Smoked Gloucester Old-Spot Scotch egg, celeriac and walnut remoulade, frisée lettuce

Kentish asparagus, quail’s eggs, caper and raisin dressing, lambs lettuce v

Main Courses

Coronation chicken

Smoked salmon and crab salad with avocado, fennel and apple

Mini beef Wellington, horseradish and endive

Devonshire white crab, heritage carrot and coriander salad, toasted hazelnut dressing

Buffalo mozzarella with chargrilled courgettes, asparagus, lemon and mint dressing v

Desserts

Dark Chocolate caramel mousse, white chocolate Chantilly, salted caramel truffle, hazelnut praline v

Vanilla panna cotta, poached rhubarb, shortbread

Local Strawberries & cream v

Traditional summer pudding, mixed berries, clotted cream v

British Cheese Plate, Homemade Chutney, grapes, savoury Biscuits

 

Glyndebourne Picnics - 4 July to 2 August

First Courses

Chargrilled asparagus, duck egg and chive mayonnaise v

Crayfish and heritage tomato salad, tomato jelly, gazpacho vinaigrette

Peaches, wrapped in Monmouthshire air-dried ham, celeriac, caper and herb slaw

Breasola, rocket and pesto

Chilled Hampshire watercress soup and Burford Scotched Egg v

Main Courses

Beef tenderloin, black Beluga lentils, Sussex asparagus, goat’s cheese dressing

Chicken Caesar Salad

King prawns with lime salt and chilli mayonnaise

Poached sea trout, pickled cucumber, watercress mayonnaise, citrus crumble

Asparagus and spring onion frittata, Golden Cross goat’s cheese, red onion marmalade v

Desserts

Crème brûlée, lavender biscuit v

Strawberries, elderflower mousse, pistachio, mint meringue

Local raspberries and cream v

Traditional summer pudding, mixed berries, clotted cream v

British cheeses, homemade chutney, grapes, savoury biscuits

 

Glyndebourne Picnics – 3 August to 27 August

First Courses

Severn and Wye smoked salmon, pickled cucumber, dill yoghurt dressing

Pulled ham hock and leek terrine, apple gel, golden raisin purée

Cecina air-dried beef, rocket and toasted hazelnut dressing

Caramelised Golden Cross goat’s cheese, Waldorf salad, quince aioli v

Gazpacho with bruschetta v

Main Courses

Wild rice and mixed grain salad, with lobster, king prawns and minted yoghurt raita (£5 supplement)

Tarragon chicken

Beef sirloin, served with watercress and mustard cream

Roasted Romano peppers filled with pine nuts, lemon, oregano-infused ricotta and mascarpone v

Poached sea trout, tomato and courgette salad

Desserts

Estate-grown lemon verbena posset, poached summer berries and shortbread v

Dark chocolate and salted caramel delice, peanut crumble

Local raspberries and cream v

Traditional summer pudding, mixed berries, clotted cream v

British cheeses, homemade chutney, grapes, savoury biscuits

 

Coffee and chocolate

Picnic furniture

Picnic table (up to 8 persons) £9.50 per table

Picnic chair £4.50 each

Picnic Porter service/waiter

Porter set-up £12.50 with one porter per 4 guests and multiples thereof (Porter Set Up is already included with an Inclusive Picnic)

Delivery of your picnic and furniture to your chosen location in the grounds and collection after the long interval, or later should you have booked to return to your picnic at the end of the performance. In the event of a poor weather forecast, we will set up your table under cover prior to your arrival with this service.

Pre-performance Picnic Waiter
£25.00 with one waiter per 10 guests and multiples thereof

A picnic waiter will serve your pre-performance drinks and refreshments to your guests from your own picnic location.

Long Interval Picnic Waiter

£35.00 with one waiter per 10 guests and multiples thereof

A picnic waiter will serve your picnic dinner and wines during the long interval and clear away your picnic at the end.

Furniture may be booked in advance with or without a Glyndebourne Picnic. A limited amount of furniture may be available on the day, please enquire on arrival at the Plashett Picnic Hut adjacent to the main car park.

Picnic hampers and furniture will be collected at the end of the long interval. Please notify our Picnic Manager at the time of collection should you wish to return to your picnic after the end of the performance.

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