Raymond Blanc to headline Blenheim Palace Food Festival 2023


Raymond Blanc to headline Blenheim Palace Food Festival 2023
Raymond Blanc to headline Blenheim Palace Food Festival 2023

For the 9th year running, Blenheim Palace will hold its annual gastronomic Food Festival during the Bank Holiday weekend on Saturday, 27 May, until Monday, 29 May 2023, in Oxfordshire.

One of the UK’s largest outdoor food festivals, Blenheim Palace Food Festival 2023 guarantees a fantastic day out for all the family with celebrity masterclasses, a tasting tent for extensive sampling, entertainment for the children and high-quality local and national stallholders offering delicious delights.

This magnificent historical palace is a spectacular backdrop for a Q&A with chef royalty Raymond Blanc OBE, who will be headlining the festival in 2023 .

One of the finest chefs in the world, Raymond Blanc OBE is the Chef Patron at Michelin-starred Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons. He commented: “I’m thrilled to be taking part in the BlenheimPalace Food Festival this year.

“It’s always such a delight coming together with a wealth of food and drink experts and meeting so many foodies with a few familiar faces. I’m looking forward to my Q&A and to seeing what’s on offer at the festival with so many unique and interesting stallholders.”

Event partner Blacklion Vodka is guaranteed to get the party started by shaking up some mouth-watering cocktails with their award-winning luxury vodka made with rare sheep’s milk. It’s 100% sustainable, impossibly smooth & flavourful.

Or joint event partner, Laithwaites, for one of their wine-tasting sessions. Discover weird and wonderful grape varieties that you may not have come across before.

The Festival Kitchen returns this year with demos from an extensive range of food and drinks experts, and the Tasting Tent gives visitors the opportunity to sample new and exciting products from a variety of stallholders.

Family-friendly activities and entertainment run throughout the festival, and of course, there’s plenty of space for the children to let off some steam and run around this spectacular location. General Admission tickets are on sale now. Why not treat yourself, your family and your friends to an extra special gift this summer.

Blenheim Palace Food Festival Palace, Park and Gardens Admission prices are £11.50 per child, £22.50 per adult, and £66.00 for a family (2 adults and 2 children aged 3-16 years), which includes full access to the park and gardens. Other ticket options are available.

Visit blenheimpalace.com/tickets-booking/ to buy tickets.

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