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SUMMER PLANTS IN THE MILL GARDEN

Come and see the Garden while it is at it’s best.

We have our Sweet pea arbour smelling fantastic and with the lovely weather we have been having, the grain crops are all looking as good as they will get. Aslo see all of our new allotment plants; from outdoor tomatoes, to chilli peppers and aubergine.

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SUMMER FAIR POSTPONED

Regrettably due to unforeseen circumstances we are going to have to postpone our “Made in Bedfordshire” fair on the 29th July 2017.

We will keep you updated on the date for the next one.

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WHIZZER THE DUCK ON SITE NOW!

Dog walkers, please be aware that we have a duck nesting in our car park!

‘Whizzer’ the duck has chosen to nest in one of our raised beds beside the car park, so look out for here and don’t let your dogs disturb her! we have marked the bed with warning tape and are feeding her oats and peas, and making sure she has water nearby.

If anyone can think of any good names for the chicks, we will try to get some pictures of them when they hatch.

Can you spot her in the close up picture below?:

 

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NEW SUMMER BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MENUS

New summer menus are now out now.

You can download them from the links below.

SUMMER BREAKFAST MENU

SUMMER LUNCH MENU

SUMMER CHILDRENS MENU

Breakfast will be served from 9am to 11.30am during the week and from 9am to 11am on weekends. Come in to try them all – the pancakes are back and so is the eggs benedict!

Our lunch menu has a selection of food sourced locally and is served from 12pm until 3pm with all your usual favourites as well as some new ones to try.

The children’s menu includes a wider selection than before – and the kid’s corner is back! you can find it next to the highchairs. There is a selection of colouring in activities and books and toys for anyone to use.

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Special curry evening at Jordans Mill

On Thursday 29th June join us for a special themed evening here at Jordans Mill. Our new Head Chef has created a delicious three course curry themed menu to tempt the tastebuds and help you relax into the weekend. 

Food will be served between 6pm and 9pm and tables for this special menu must be booked in advance, with a £10 pp deposit payable on booking, please email joy.buchanan@jordansmill.com. View the menu here. We look forward to welcoming you!

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Summer Nights at the Mill

Enjoy relaxed summer evenings on our beautiful terrace on the River Ivel with late night opening on Fridays and Saturdays from Friday 23rd June.

The Riverside Café will be serving an à la carte menu including appetisers, starters, main courses and desserts with special theme nights on the last Thursday of the month.

Food will be served between 6pm and 9pm and tables must be booked in advance. Please call 01767 603940 or email joy.buchanan@jordansmill.com to book.

 

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Celebrate Father’s Day at Jordans Mill

This Father’s Day, treat Dad to a special lunch in our Riverside Café, with a tempting selection of dishes to please every palette. 
 
If appetites allow, savour a full three course lunch or why not try one of the delicious sharing platters with either a traditional Ploughman’s or a tasty Greek Mezze board to choose from. 
 
Then, with beautiful gardens to walk around, and the Victorian Mill to explore, you can have a Father’s Day to remember at Jordans Mill. 
 
Father’s Day lunch is served from 12pm until 4pm, breakfast available from 9am until 11am. 

STARTERS
Homemade tomato and basil soup served with a bread roll £4.95 (V)
Prawn salad with zingy Marie Rose sauce £6.95
Black pudding, bacon and stilton stack served with a watercress garnish and Cumberland sauce £7.95
Mozzarella sticks with a tangy salsa dip £5.95 (V)

MAIN COURSES
Hot beef baguettes with caramelised onions and horseradish,with hand cut chips and a salad garnish £8.95
Eggs Benedict £6.75
Roast rib of beef, with all the trimmings £12.95
Poached salmon fillet served with asparagus spears& hollandaise sauce, topped with a poached egg, accompanied by new potatoes £12.95
Halloumi, carrot and chick pea burger, served in a brioche bun with hand cut chips, a salad garnish and locally made Paul’s Pickle’s £9.95 (V)
House chicken Caesar salad. Grilled chicken breast, gem lettuce, soft boiled egg, salted anchovies, pancetta lardons, grana padano and crispy croutons, served with our house Caesar dressing £9.95

SHARING PLATTERS
Ploughman’s for two. Locally made pork pie, Cheddar, Stilton, Branston pickle, pickled onions, salad and crusty bread and butter £14.50

Mezze board. Falafel, buttermilk fried halloumi, grilled pitta bread, marinated olives, air dried tomatoes, houmous and Greek salad £14.50(V)

DESSERTS
Strawberry and white chocolate cheesecake £5.95

Summer pudding served with fresh cream £5.95

Rich chocolate roulade served with fresh cream £5.95

Mrs Maynard’s locally made honeycomb ice cream £4.95

Cheeseboard with English and continental cheeses, grapes, salad, crackers and locally produced pickles £8.95

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Afternoon Tea Special Offer

Until the end of June enjoy our freshly baked Afternoon Teas for £15.95 or £18.95 with Prosecco or beer. Our children’s Afternoon Tea is £7.95. 

Try our Whizzer’s Afternoon Tea, our traditional Ladies Afternoon Tea, or our Shunter’s Afternoon Tea, a Gentlemen’s Afternoon Tea with a difference. 

Afternoon Teas are served with freshly prepared sandwiches and savouries and freshly baked scones and cakes. 

Afternoon Tea bookings must be made 24 hours in advance with a 50% desposit payable at the time of booking, please call us on 01767 603940 or email joy.buchanan@jordansmill.com to book. 

Visit our Riverside Café page to view our full Afternoon Tea menus. 

 

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Join Bake Off finalist Ian Cumming for a baking demo plus tea and tasting

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT

Join us for an afternoon with Great British Bake Off finalist Ian Cumming as he demonstrates the baking skills which took him to the final three of the popular TV baking show in 2015.

On Sunday, 14th May, Ian is returning to Jordans Mill for the second year running and will be demonstrating how to bake the perfect scone as well as a delicious pesto pinwheel bread. Ian will also talk about his time in the famous tent, what it’s like to bake for Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry, and what he’s been up to since leaving the show.

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Join our Community Sponsored Green Wheel Walk and Discovery Day

Walk the Green Wheel and raise sponsorship money for your own local cause at our charity walk and discovery day on Saturday 6th May. 

Choose from either a short walk of 3 miles or a longer walk of 7 miles, both starting and finishing right here at Jordans Mill. Then, discover what your local community has to offer and meet a wide variety of local community groups and charities, offering activities for all the family.

Local organisations taking part in the discovery day include Biggleswade Ivel Rotary, Stroke Association, Carers in Bedfordshire, Biggleswade and Sandy Lions, Biggleswade Health Walks, Biggleswade Good Neighbours, Autism Beds and School Readers.

Check in for the Green Wheel Walk is from 9.30 to 10.30am when maps and instructions will be issued. Registration for adults is just £5 with children under 16 free. For walk entry forms and more information please visit www.ivelrotary.org.uk or call 01767 314669. 

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