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A Spanish Flavour Fiesta in Burscough!

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Enjoy a little taste of Spanish flavour to brighten up the Autumn weather.

Join us on Friday 22nd September and prepare to be amazed…

We’ve taken the taste of Spain and given it the usual Mallard twist with the option to match each dish with some amazing Spanish wines to give you a full flavour fiesta! Buen provecho.

Our team of talented chefs have created an outstanding 7 course menu for you to enjoy.

View the menu here.

This evening costs just £29.50pp with the choice to add wine for an extra £15pp.

Tables are going fast! Book now by giving us a call on 01704 893954.

 

Events in Burscough – The Blue Mallard 

Tasting of scallop

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Tasting of scallop

Tasting of scallop, scallop mousse, roast scallop, scallop cerviche, squid ink risotto

Tasting of scallop

Working on ideas for the new menu, scallop mousse, roast scallop, scallop ceviche, squid ink risotto!

Looking forward to China!

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Well, Chris our Head Chef is off to China for a couple of weeks and while there, he will be sampling some of the culinary delights they have to offer and bringing back some inspiration.

China has a very diverse cultural heritage and its food is influenced by the many regions you would expect in such a large populous country.

The Eight Culinary Traditions of China are Anhui, Cantonese, Fujian, Hunan, Jiangsu, Shandong, Szechuan, and Zhejiang cuisines. Each of these uses different ingredients, techniques and dishes.

The staple foods of Chinese cooking include rice, noodles, vegetables, and sauces and seasonings.

Chris will be updating the website if he gets a chance, with exiciting things he finds, so stay tuned.

A taste of Caribbean Sunshine!!

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Join us for an evening of Caribbean sunshine!

Bring a bit of Caribbean sunshine into the cold January nights
and taste the exotic flavours of The Islands,
as usual given the Blue Mallard twist and matched with wines
from around the world.A glass of Caribbean punch on arrival‘Ropa Vieja’
Cuba’s national dish, shredded beef in a tomato based sauce
2012 Briccotondo Barbera Piemonte DOC Fontanafredda
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Caribbean Crab Soufflé
Crab and seafood soufflé, sweetcorn fritters
2012 Elki Pedro Ximenez, Viña Falernia
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Grilled Red Snapper
Creole sauce, green onion salad, crispy sweet potato
2012 Black Label Sauvignon Blanc, Yealands Estate
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Jamaican Jerk Chicken
Sticky coconut rice and beans, mango and lime salsa, caramalised plantain
2011 Painter Bridge Zinfandel, J. Lohr
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Mango and Lime Sorbet
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Tasting of Desserts
Baked banana pancake, vanilla ice cream, rum butterscotch
Pina Collada mousse
‘Jamaica Ginger Cake’ melting fondant
2012 Domaine Capmartin Doux
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Almojabanas
Queso Blanco Puerto Rico cheese fritters, onion chutney
7 courses with wine just £35.95 per person

Friday 24th January 2014                   Served at 7.30pm

Feel free to join us for a drink earlier at your leisure.

We have LIMITED places available
so please call on 01704 893 954 and
book straight away to avoid disappointment.

RIBI Young Chef Competition

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Really looking forward to judging the RIBI Young Chef competition at Ormskirk School this Thursday, hoping to find the next big talent in the chef world!  http://bit.ly/RIBIchef

Fresh Picos bread

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Sams Spanish Picos bread, the smell in the kitchen is lovely…

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Viva espanol!

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We’re loving the spanish night prep!!

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Something a little different

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Here is something a little different for you.
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Sea trout, basil mash, aubergiene puree, ratatouille.

Something a little bit different for lunch. Just give us a call and we can book you a table.

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Autumn is definitely here!!

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Autumn Apples

Its not just the weather, we been out picking the pears and damsons from Tayla’s mums garden and Richard has just dropped of a case of apples from his orchard.

We’ll be getting these on the specials boards, apple and damson crumble with vanilla custard, pear tart tatin with a large dollop of clotted cream!

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C’est Fantastique!!

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A big thank you to everybody who joined us for our French Evening last Friday, and for all the great feedback we received.

Our next evening is a full on Spanish flavour fiesta!!  We’ll be finishing the menu over the next few days so keep an eye out.

¡Buen provecho