Waters Restaurant in Resorts World is launching monthly Gourmet Evenings on the first Thursday of each month at 7.30pm. Diners can enjoy a five course meal and relax to the sounds of Rat Pack and swing classics from ‘The Goodfella’. The cost is £45 per head with an optional wine pairing of £20 per person. Click here to preview the menu. The first three dates for the Gourmet Evenings are Thursday 3rd May, 7th June and 5th July.
And the GQ magazine award for Best Sommelier goes to…. Sonal Clare at Purnell’s Restaurant in Birmingham. Judges thought that Sonal is “A wonderful representative of everything that a true sommelier should be.” Cheers Sonal!
Hotel du Vin opens in Stratford upon Avon on Tuesday 1st May. The conversion of two townhouses has created a luxury boutique hotel of 46 rooms, a bar, courtyard and bistro serving home-style French dishes.
How would you celebrate your tenth anniversary? Michelin star chef Glynn Purnell is throwing a party for 30 very special guests to celebrate a decade of his restaurant opening in Birmingham city centre and you could be one of them!
Glynn is holding a golden ticket prize draw to select 30 lucky diners, who will enjoy a 10 course-dinner and champagne reception at Purnell’s on Friday 7 July as their prize.
Glynn says: “When I first opened Purnell’s back in 2007, I had no idea where we would be today thanks to our customers and suppliers who are all a fantastic support to us. The team I have built is amazing and we have been working hard to create a 10-course menu for our lucky anniversary night guests, that will celebrate some Purnell favourites and rework some of our original dishes.”
Glynn has received more than 1,000 entries already! To be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets for the champagne reception and 10-course meal, all you have to do is send a SAE to :
Mr Purnell’s Golden Ticket Prize Draw
55 Cornwall Street
Birmingham B3 2DH.
The closing date is Thursday 15 June at 5pm good luck!