Exquisite Evenings

5 course gastronomic tasting experience

5 course tasting experience

The Earl & Countess of Derby invite you into their home to experience the gastronomic delights of their executive chef Paul Macnish.  This is a unique chance to experience fine dining of the highest quality within an authentic stately home.

For a price of £95 per person you will enjoy a 5 course tasting menu and each course will be accompanied by the perfect wine selected by the Sommelier from wine Merchant Boutinot.

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5 Course Tasting Menu

Our Executive Chef Paul Macnish has created this delicious new tasting menu for the 24th February Exquisite Evening. A Sommelier from our wine merchant Boutinot will be serving the perfect complimentary wine to accompany each course.

Freshly baked bread & butter selection

Amuse Bouche

(Seared green tea tuna, wasabi ice-cream, aerated soy)

Coup & Field

(Knowsley wood pigeon, burnt onion sauce, smoked pumpkin, crisp onion rings, celery)

Ham, Egg & Chips

(Cumbrian dried ham, cured yolk, 60c yolk, potato textures, foie gras)

Milk & Cookies

(Buttermilk & ginger sorbet, coriander seed shortbread crumb)

Chicken of the Sea

(Whiting, Jerusalem artichoke consommé, crisp red quinoa, chicken floss, Baeri caviar) 

Fair Ground

(White chocolate & rose donuts, salted caramel, candy floss, violet sherbet)

Finished with Knowsley’s own blend of tea, coffee & petit fours

£95 – per person including wines served with each course

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View our vegetarian and Vegan menus

Guest Accommodation

For those who would like to extend the experience further we have 15 bedrooms which have received 5* Gold award from Visit Britain.  Each room has been individually designed by The Countess of Derby herself and are immaculately maintained to a high standard by our housekeeping team. Expect country house chic, immaculately high standards and heritage meets updated luxury.

To talk to one of our team about reserving accommodation on the 24th February please call 0151 489 4827.



Our Awards

Knowsley Hall are proud to have received several prestigious awards.

  • County Brides Winner 2015
  • Visit England Gold Award
  • Visit England Guest Accommodation Award
  • Visit England Breakfast Award