Tasting Day


On booking your wedding day at Dodford Manor and as your wedding planning progresses, we invite you both (and up to four additional guests) to sample our unique wedding venue catering at a fantastic Dodford Manor tasting day!This is a great occasion to enjoy an informal, fun tasting event and for you both to be able to sample some of our signature dishes for your big day and meet our award winning Jenkinsons catering team.

Upon arrival at the Tasting Day Reception in Mortain Barn, you can expected to be treated with delicious canapés and a glass of bubbly or two selected from the Dodford Manor Cellar!  We will have a top wedding florist and photographer present to bounce your wedding ideas off, also some hand-picked leading local suppliers (wedding car/hotels) and talented wedding musicians to enhance the celebratory atmosphere.

Guests will then be invited through into Oak Barn and once seated,  each will be served a different starter, main course and pudding, all enjoyed with selected Cellar Wines.  We do ask everyone to arrive with a hearty appetite!

The Tasting Day not only gives you a chance to savour examples of our sumptuous wedding day food (and try to decide what is most delicious for your own big day!) but also an informal setting in which to be meet our top Jenkinsons catering team, who will be working with you to plan your own wedding day food.

And not to forget, the full Dodford Manor Cellar wine range is also available for you to sample, with The Dairy set up as a bustling Cellar Wine Tasting base!

Always a tremendously fun and enjoyable, the Tasting Day is a great wedding food focused experience but also a chance for you both to enjoy a great informal occasion at Dodford Manor in advance of your very own wedding day.