News & Events
Archive of 2017
We are excited to launch our Friday and Saturday Wood Fired Rustic Flat Breads
**Neil Porteous at Burtown House and Gardens
Myanmar to Mount Stewart ** In 2016, Neil Porteous explored two regions of Myanmar (Burma) and details his fascinating experiences from his trip. Neil presents details of the famed botanist and plant explorer Frank Kingdon Ward’s collection at Mount Stewart. Kingdon Ward also travelled to Burma on plant hunting expeditions.
David Rae at Burtown House and Gardens
Gardening in a changing world
Dr. David Rae, Director of Horticulture and Learning at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) explains how their approach to gardening has changed with the times. While the gardens are in existence since 1670 they strive to be relevant in the modern world and are embracing a more natural way of gardening.
From today we will start to post our new seasonal dishes as they become available to The Green Barn Menu, We will give not just recipes but historical backgrounds to the produce that we use and their natural benefits to the body. On the menu from today we have Fresh Cod, Pearl Barley, Bok Choy, Asparagus, Toasted Quinoa, Butter Emulsion, Capers and Fennel