Sunday 12 June 2016

The Queen's 90th birthday street party hamper - What is in it?

Contents of Marks and Spencer picnic baskets for £150 Patron's Lunch on June 12:

  • Scottish Smoked Salmon mousse with hot and cold Sandringham oak smoked Lochmuir salmon
  • Pembrokeshire chicken roulade with Wye Valley asparagus and minted Cornish potato salad with pea shoots, creamy mayo and a herb drizzle
  • 'Posh' raspberry royale - Norfolk Tulameen raspberries and a strawberry jelly, layered with a sponge and clotted whipped cream hand decorated with a chocolate plaque
  • Best of British sandwich selection: Roast Northern Irish beef with horseradish mayonnaise and baby watercress on soft white bread; Smoked Scottish Loch Etive trout with a dill dressing and watercress on soft wholemeal bread; Farmhouse mature Welsh cheddar with Kentish Claret tomatoes and Windsor apple chutney on soft malted brown bread; Applewood smoked Wiltshire ham with Tewkesbury mustard on soft white bread
  • Mini piccalilli pork pie
  • Two butterfly cakes - one light vanilla sponge cake with strawberry frosting and the other a lemon cake topped with lemon frosting
  • Cornish Cove mature cheese and Red Leicester with Scottish seeded oatcakes
  • Pressed Windsor apple juice
  • Pimm's
  • Bottle of water