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Grantley Hall unveils magical winter dining destination, Après at The Orchard

Grantley Hall are thrilled to announce the launch of its brand-new winter drinking and dining destination, Après at The Orchard, the ultimate magical Alpine retreat this season to escape the cold and indulge in luxurious winter cocktails, boozy hot chocolates and delicious seasonal dishes.

Winter Food at Grantley Hall Orchard

The arrival of Après at The Orchard is set to make a splash on the local dining scene this winter, with sumptuous Alpine-inspired dishes and glamorous interiors oozing chalet chic. This season’s launch comes with a decadent menu celebrating après-favourites including a traditional cheese fondue served with Black Forrest ham, coppa, Ratte potatoes, cornichons, pickled onions and sourdough; caramelised French onion soup with Gruyère croutons; chargrilled hickory smoked sausages; Nidderdale lamb shoulder ragu; wild mushroom flatbread topped with Kidderton Ash cheese and toasted pine nuts; and melting Valrhona hot chocolate cake with malted milk chocolate sauce and homemade marshmallows.

Grantley Hall Ripon Apres at The Orchard muld wine

The opening of Après at The Orchard will be marked by a glamorous launch party on Saturday 6th November, bringing a celebration of togetherness through a dazzling Moët & Chandon collaboration.

A special selection of Moët & Chandon cocktails will be served to bring the enchantment of effervescence to the evening, while delicious canapés will transport guests to the Alpine slopes. The party will then move down to Valeria’s Champagne & Cocktail Bar for guests to party the night away until 2am.

VALERIA'S champagne & cocktail bar at Grantley Hall

Tickets for Grantley Hall’s Après at The Orchard launch party will be limited and start from £65 and include an arrival drink, delicious samples from the new menu, special entertainment and access to Valeria’s Champagne & Cocktail Bar. Tickets can be purchased here.

Après at The Orchard is set underneath a beautiful sailcloth marquee – adorned with festive decorations, cosy blankets and alpine touches – located on Grantley Hall’s West Terrace with sweeping views of the beautifully manicured West Lawn towards the River Skell.

The Orchard at Grantley Hall Opening Times

From 6th November 2021 until the end of March 2022.
Wednesday – Thursday: 5pm – 9pm
Friday – Sunday: 12pm – 9pm

Book your table online, by phone via 01765 620070 or email via [email protected]

Book your Grantley Hall stay via Booking.com

Grantley Hall, Ripon North Yorkshire HG4 3ES – www.grantleyhall.co.uk


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