Exquisite Evenings

5 course gastronomic tasting experience with wine flight 6:45pm - 11:30pm

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 will be creating a delicious tasting menu for the 15th February 2019 Exquisite Evening. Our sommelier from wine merchant Boutinot will be serving the perfect paired wine to accompany each course.

Freshly baked bread & butter selection

Amuse Bouche

Naked bird

(Pigeon, hazelnut, goat’s cheese)

Piece of cake

(Carrot, beetroot, goat’s cheese)

Chips and dip

(Avocado, lime, cacao)

Miso tasty

(Cod, ginger, miso)

Walnut whip

(Walnut, rose, sponge, berries)


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

£95 – per person including wines served with each course

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We were thoroughly spoilt from start to finish. The staff were exceptional and should be congratulated on their customer service. Having a sommelier and chef meeting and explaining the food and wine was a lovely bonus.

Exquisite Evening – Joanne McMahon

Guest Accommodation

For those who would like to extend the experience further why not stay overnight in one of our 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.  A full English and continental breakfast is served the next morning. To make the most of your stay why not pre-book an afternoon tea to be taken on the day of arrival.

To talk to one of our team about reserving accommodation on the 15th 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

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