I ought to mention the fresh bread rolls, made on the premises, and the home made butters one honey, one garlic and a five spice which was unbelievably morish. A little thing which adds to the overall enjoyment of the visit.
To begin with it was the most Under Armour Shoes For Men elegant starter I have ever been presented with. The chicken meat was nice and soft and flavoursome while the terrine was smooth and light, spreading nicely on bread.
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Pan Seared Scallops, pea and asparagus pure, chargrilled asparagus tips, smoked bacon velout and pickled turnip 8.50
choux bun sitting on top. A simple dish made special with some extra touches.
Promise what you like on the menu but if the kitchen isn't up for it you are in trouble.
a given on a quiet lunchtime and it is easy to see what impressed the visitor from AA and me.
The best was yet to come, though; my main course was sensational.
As it was I really fancied pressed ham hock and foie gras terrine, quails egg, piccalilli and baby onions but instead tucked into a "tasting of chicken" buttered breast, crispy chicken oyster, pressed terrine with tarragon, crackling and red wine emulsion; and I wasn't disapointed.
A wonderful spot on a sunny day, as we enjoyed a drink (local real ale from Nene Valley Brewery for me, diet coke for Donna) al fresco while studying the menu.
Heritage Tomato Salad, watercress and breaded goats cheese, tomato gel and crisps (V) 5.75Ballotine of Pork Tenderloin, caramelised apple, purple sprouting broccoli and rhubarb puree, potato fondant, honey and beef glaze 13.95
Royally good offering at Queens Head
Donna kept it simple with the main course too, ordering the Chicken Caesar from the bar menu. Ahandsome fresh, crisp leaf salad, home made croutons, anchovies, parmesan and a light dressing, not to mention tender slices of chicken. Again a simple dish enhanced with a little care, attention and imagination.
This was certainly the case for our lunchtime visit at the delightful inn which oozes character and backs onto the Nene.
Head chef Erran Buckingham has his eye on three rosettes, something only found in the big league, so there's no slacking. The standards have to be kept up, raised even.
Slow braised shin of venison 16 hours in red wine on the bone before Under Armour Shoes Running
The carrot and cinnamon puree was smooth and the sweetness sat well with the meat, the boulanger potatoes were done to a turn and the venison juices, reduced from the slowcook, was divine.
Cornish Crab Ravioli, shellfish butter sauce, beetroot ragout, crab oil 6.50
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Pressed Ham Hock and Foie Gras Terrine, quails egg, piccalilli and baby onions 7.50
And there's plenty to consider. How about Cornish crab ravioli, shellfish butter sauce, beetroot ragout and crab oil as a starter? Maybe pan fried hake, spring onion and chorizo risotto, olive crumb, herb oil for main?
the meat is removed, rolled into a ballotine and sliced. It crumbled at the slightest brush with cutlery and was so, so incredibly rich.
Which is why diners at the Queens Head in Nassington are in for a culinary treat, as we found out recently.
The restaurant was recently awarded two AA Rosettes and if you have a look around you will find that is no mean achievement in these parts. It requires innovation, greater technical skill and more consistency and judgement in combining and balancing ingredients.
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