MasterChef Winner Simon Wood Will Host A Tasting Event In This Gorgeous Manchester Venue

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MasterChef Winner Simon Wood Will Host A Tasting Event In This Gorgeous Manchester Venue

Indulge in a fancy feast to celebrate the start of the festive period.

The award-winning Single Malt, The Glenlivet, has partnered with a true original, Simon Wood, to bring ‘An Original Feast’ to Manchester.

On December 3 and 5, The Loft, Manchester’s go-to venue for extraordinary experiences, will host a special tasting event in its glorious Quay Street venue.

Curated by the MasterChef winner, Simon Wood, the five-course tasting menu will see each dish, including Wood’s famous Citrus Tutti-Frutti, paired with a different expression from The Glenlivet’s selection of malt whiskies. While brand ambassadors Phil Huckle (December 3) and Kirsty Thomson (December 5) will be on hand to take guests through the brand portfolio.

The Glenlivet is Speyside’s Original Single Malt and aims to challenge convention and embrace original thinking. Simon Wood, a Michelin-star recommended chef, has built a career on breaking tradition, and his Original Feast will look to provide new perspectives on taste and experience.

The Loft Manchester is located in a gorgeous historic building in the heart of Manchester and boasts bright, airy spaces and offers a relaxed environment for a fancy feast.

Tickets are available from Fever and priced at £40. Don’t miss out on this exclusive tasting experience! Click here to get yours.


Course One
Pollen Sour Dough, Salted Butter Crab Quiche paired with The Glenlivet 12

Couse Two
82° Pork | Sage | Apple
Slow Cooked Belly Pork, Sage and Onion Puree, Apple Gel, Crackling paired with The Glenlivet 15.

Course Three
Jerusalem Artichoke | Celeriac | Apple | Linseed
Artichoke “Risotto” Celeriac, Compressed Apple and Golden Linseed Crackers Paired with The Glenlivet.

Course Four
Nadurra American CaskMonkfish | Oxtail | Chervil | Samphire
Beaujolais Braised oxtail, Pickled Yellow Chanterelle, Monkfish, Salty Samphire paired with The Glenlivet Captains Reserve.

Course Five
Citrus Tutti-Frutti
All the citrus Fruits, lemon Lime Passion fruit, Vanilla and Grapefruit paired with The Glenlivet 18.

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