Vitage Tea

Summer Picnic

All our picnics come in wicker hampers with disposable plates, cutlery, cups and napkins.

Picnic Menu Samples

BREAD

  • Home cooked glazed ham and piccalilli doorstep sandwich
  • Chicken marinated in coriander, chilli, lemon and garlic with mango chutney doorstep sandwich
  • Salt beef bagel with mustard sauce and pickles
  • Rare roast beef with pickled shallots and rocket doorstep sandwich
  • Kiln roasted salmon with cucumber and herby mayo baguette
  • Crayfish and sweet chilli mayo sandwich
  • Broad bean humous, feta and mint wrap
  • Brie, caramelised red onion an rocket sandwich

PASTRY

  • Crab, courgette and chilli tart
  • Smoked trout, dill and asparagus tart
  • Seafood empanadas
  • Mrs King’s pork pie with homemade relishes
  • Pork and apple sausage rolls with toasted sesame seeds
  • Feta, tomato and spinach tart
  • Wild mushroom and tarragon tart

SALAD

  • Heirloom tomato, ricotta and mint with toasted quinoa
  • Baby spinach, tomatoes 3 ways, and feta
  • Fennel, flageolet bean, orange, almonds and rocket
  • Potatoes in lemon, wholegrain mustard and garlic dressing
  • Potatoes in yoghurt, mayo and soft herb dressing
  • Broad bean and dill pilaf
  • Puy lentils with summer vegetables and aubergine puree

SIDES

  • Selection of dips, olives and crudités
  • Mediterranean vegetable skewers with mozzarella and olives
  • Ploughman’s platter
  • Pea and mint arancini
  • Rare roast beef with horseradish crème fraiche
  • Poached salmon with pea puree
  • Ham hock terrine with piccalilli
  • Potted shrimp

SWEETS

  • Strawberries with minted sugar and clotted cream
  • DIY mango, coconut and passion fruit Eton mess
  • Lemon and mascarpone tart
  • Selection of summer profiteroles:

    • Lavender
    • Rose
    • Orange blossom
    • Lemon
    • Raspberry
  • Chocolate pots with homemade hokey pokey

CAKES

  • Double chocolate cupcake
  • Victoria sandwich
  • Lemon drizzle cupcakes
  • Carrot, hazelnut and orange cupcake with cream cheese frosting
  • Butterfly cakes
  • Apple crumble cake
  • Traditional old fashioned ginger cake

DRINKS

  • Fentiman’s Ginger Beer (275ml)
  • Fentiman’s Victorian Lemonade (275ml)
  • Fentiman’s Rose Lemonade (275ml)
  • Coke/Diet Coke (200ml glass bottles)
  • San Pelegrino sparkling water (1 litre glass bottle)
  • Meantime London Lager (330ml glass bottle)
  • Meantime London Pale Ale (330ml glass bottle)
  • Cuvee Jean Paul blanc (750ml glass bottle)
  • Cuvee Jean Paul rouge (750ml glass bottle)
  • Toffoli Prosecco (750ml glass bottle)