the order of the day

On 28th August we catered for the wedding of Lucy & Robert at the wonderful venue The Coppermines. They even chose to have a ‘post wedding party’ the day after to carry on the celebrations into the Sunday.

Timings of the day – Saturday

2pm – Ceremony

2:45pm – Welcome drinks

4pm – Guests seated

4:30pm – Wedding breakfast

6:30pm – Speeches

7:30pm – Cut the cake & first dance

10pm – Evening food

12:30am – Bar to close



  • Mini Yorkshire puddings with Roast Beef & Horseradish
  • Quail Egg Tartlets
  • Thai Fish Cakes with Sweet Chilli Sauce
  • Leek & Cheese Tartlets
  • Arancini Balls

For the wedding breakfast we served a 3-course wedding breakfast which consisted of

Starter – Platter of Lakeland D’Oeuvres

  • Chicken Liver Pate with Onion Marmalade
  • Cumberland Sausage
  • Goats Cheese Croquettes with Chilli Jam
  • Cartmel Valley Smoked Salmon
  • Waberthwaite Air Dried Ham & Melon

Main Course

  • Loin of Lakeland Lamb with a Redcurrant & Mint Jus
  • Caramelised Shallot & Goats Cheese Tarte Tatin
  • All Served with Dauphinois Potatoes & Green Beans

Dessert – Assiette of Desserts

  • Salted Caramel Chocolate Brownie
  • Thunder & Lightening Ice Cream
  • Eton Mess Shot
  • Lemon Cheesecake


At 10pm we served all the guests and bride and groom with the evening food

  • Cheese Toasties
  • Newspaper cones of Chips
  • Home-Made Pizzas
  • Fish Finger Sandwiches & Tartare Sauce



The day after Lucy & Roberts wedding we went back to The Coppermines and served everyone with picnic hampers. They all included

  • Coronation Chicken
  • Falafel Scotch Eggs
  • Roast Topside of Beef
  • Minted Pea, Feta, Asparagus Quiche
  • Hawkshead Smoked Trout Pate
  • Vegan Mushroom Pate
  • Herby Green Cous Cous
  • Coleslaw
  • New Potato & Chive Salad
  • Crusty Bread & Butter
  • Fruit Scones with Jam & Cream


Congratulations to you both, what a fabulous wedding weeding it was for you both at The Coppermines

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