JESMOND DENE HOUSE BLOG
Newcastle Wedding Venue Takes the Top Spot in National Awards
At Jesmond Dene House, we are celebrating after winning the prestigious award as Wedding Venue of the Year by The Luxury Travel Guide for 2019!
We are over the moon to receive this award and we want to say a special thank you to all the brides and grooms who have chosen Jesmond Dene House as their wedding venue. It means the world to the entire team!
NATIONAL AFTERNOON TEA WEEK – BLUEBERRY TART WITH CITRUS CREME PATISSERIE
As you know, we love Afternoon Tea at Jesmond Dene House! There’s just something so special about the occasion. We think that getting together with close friends and loved ones to enjoy a traditional favourite is essential – as are blueberry tarts!
We asked Head Pastry Chef Cal Byerley to share his Crème Patisserie and Blueberry Tart recipe! Read on for details.
One Year Anniversary for our General Manager, Leanne Cheek
Leanne Cheek is celebrating her one year as General Manager at the hotel! We wanted to know how her first year was, and, of course, learn more about whats to come for Jesmond Dene House for her second year!
THE BIG REVEAL!
The refurbishment of our Restaurant, Garden Room, and Norman Shaw Private Dining Room is now complete! To celebrate, we are hosting a competition to win a Dinner, Bed and Breakfast Package for two.
A view from the top: We get five minutes with the Managing Director, Peter Candler
Learn more about the inspiration of the Restaurant Refurbishment at Jesmond Dene House from the Managing Director, Peter Candler.
In just one week today, the Restaurant, Garden Room and the Norman Shaw Private Dining Room will be entirely refurbished – giving a fresh look to dining at Jesmond Dene House.
The Cherry on top of the Cake
Karen Walker, award-winning interior designer from the North East, has joined us once again at Jesmond Dene House for our latest and most exciting refurbishment: The Restaurant.
Learn more about what she’s bringing to the brand new tables here at Jesmond Dene House.
There are some big changes coming to the Restaurant at Jesmond Dene House – and with this – a new menu!
We sit down with Head Chef Danny Parker to discuss his first year at Jesmond Dene House, the new changes to his menu, and his hopes for the year ahead.
A New Vintage: Meet Jeri, Sommelier
We are very excited to introduce you to Jeri, our new Sommelier. Along with the restaurant refurbishments and menu changes, Jeri is bringing a variety of new wines to the table.
We sat down with Jeri to learn more about the new wine offer coming to Jesmond Dene House.
The Scully is back!
Renowned globally as the master of post-minimalist abstraction, Sean Scully’s painting ‘Bridge’ returns to Jesmond Dene House following a successful exhibition tour to the Hatton Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, and the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.