Exquisite Evenings

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.


5 Course Tasting Menu

Our Executive Chef Paul Macnish has created this delicious tasting menu for the 8th December 2018 Exquisite Evening. A sommelier from wine merchant Boutinot will be serving the perfect complimentary wine to accompany each course.

Freshly baked bread & butter selection

Amuse Bouche


(Aubergine, potato, tomato, cardamom)

Stalker’s prize

(Venison, miso, chilli, egg)

Peaches & cream

(White peach, lemon)

Birds of the heather 

(Grouse, sweetbreads, celeriac, cauliflower)


(Rice, kaffir lime, lemongrass, pineapple, coconut)

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

£95 – per person including wines served with each course

 Click here to book your place at our Exquisite Evening


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 talk to one of our team about reserving accommodation on the 8th December please call 0151 489 4827.


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