Plan Your Day: Medieval Masterchefs

Medieval Masterchefs: your personal program!

This itinerary is for all the foodies out there. Besides the range of food stalls serving delicious medieval-style treats, there are plenty of food-themed displays, workshops and talks throughout the weekend. Here are a few to whet your appetite…

Please note that there are many, many more displays, workshops and shows all around the festival site, please refer to the main programme for more information and schedules.

SATURDAY

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9:45   Grande Parade at Castle Arena – brilliant introduction to the Medieval world, with loads of colour and pageantry.
10:15 Choose between either Preparing a beast for the spit (Black Wolf Barracks) or

10:15 Spice: A 14th Century Journey (Ex Libris)

10:30 Break and Cheese Making Paid Workshop (Staraya Ladoga)* OR

10:30 Mead Making (Order of St Knud)

11:30 Guild Lunch (Companye of Northumbria)  Or:

11:30 Ottoman Cooking Demonstration (Janissary Barricks)  Or:

11:30 Paneer making -a type of cheese (Black Wolf)

12:00 Medieval Food Preparation Techniques (Ex Libris)

12:00 Viking Food Demonstration (Saga Vikings)

2:30 Turkish Coffee Culture Demonstration (Janissary Barracks)

3:15 Joust

4:00 Mead Making, if you missed out earlier

SUNDAY

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9:45   Grande Parade at Castle Arena – a brilliant introduction to the Medieval world, with loads of colour and pageantry.
10:15 Choose between either Preparing a beast for the spit (Black Wolf Barracks) or

10:15 Spice: A 14th Century Journey (Ex Libris)

10:30 Break and Cheese Making Paid Workshop (Staraya Ladoga)*

10:30 Mead Making (Order of St Knud)  OR

10:30 Free Chicken Plucking demonstration (Reafan)

11:30 Guild Lunch (Companye of Northumbria)  OR

11:30 Paneer making -a type of cheese (Black Wolf)

11:30 Ottoman Cooking Demonstration (Janissary Barricks)

12:00 Medieval Food Preparation Techniques (Ex Libris)

12:00 Viking Food Demonstration (Saga Vikings)

2:30 Turkish Coffee Culture Demonstration (Janissary Barracks)

3:15 Joust

4:00 Mead Making, if you missed out earlier

*NOTE: The 10:30 Bread and Cheese making workshop hosted by the Staraya Ladoga is a PAID workshop.

Make your foodie friends jealous! Take pics of you and your scrumptious fare and post them to instagram with the hashtag #abbeyfestival2015. We can’t wait to try all of the delicious medieval fare at this year’s Abbey Medieval Festival! To make sure you don’t miss out, book now!