Are you looking for a nice Christmas roast along with a traditional Holiday meal? The Victoria Freehouse's Dickens Christmas Roast food event is happening This Saturday. The food event Dickens Christmas Roasts are offered from 5 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Saturday, December 21, 2013.
The food event of Dickens Christmas Roast of a three courses of traditional british food is $25 per person.The Victoria Freehouse offers an optional beer or wine pairing.
Dickens Christmas Roast are also available from 6-9 p.m. at The British Chip Shop in Haddonfield, NJ (BYOB) the sister restaurant of The Victoria Freehouse.
Food Event: Dickens Christmas Roast
Date: Saturday, December 21
Time: 5 p.m.-10:00 p.m
Location: The Victoria Freehouse
10 South Front Street, Philadelphia, PA
Cost: $25 per person
Wine Pairing additional $20
Beer Pairing addional $15
1st Course- Wild Mushroom Tart
2nd Course- Herb Roasted Game Hen with roasted vegetables, clotted cream mash, English stuffing served with an apple jus
3rd Course- Figgy Pudding, stewed fig cake with toffee sauce and spiced rum ice cream
Wine Pairing Menu:
- Cava, Condes de Subirats N.V
- Riesling, Millebrant 2011
- Gamay, Domaine Foretal 2011
- Pedro Ximinez
Beer Pairing Menu:
- Old Speckled Hen
- Wells Bombardier
- Christmas Ale
The Victoria Freehouse takes inspiration from the traditional pubs of Great Britain and is the perfect destination for Brits, Yanks, out-of-towners, and Old City regulars. They offer classic British fare, in a causal but refined pub atmosphere with rich wooden tables, a comfortable bar, an ornate ceiling, and authentic British décor that pays homage to The Queen and the British countryside. Popular favorites include Fish & Chips, Welsh Rarebit and Sticky Toffee Pudding. The cocktails are seasonally inspired by English gardens using fresh herbs, the draught pours are all UK Imports and are offered in 20 oz. Imperial Pints.