Spring Event Collaboration – Bluebell Picnics, Arlington, East Sussex


Sylvia’s Kitchen is delighted to bring to you an exciting Spring Event Collaboration, with Philippa Vine from Bluebell Farmhouse Kitchen, based in Arlington and my eldest son, James Chatfield who is a Michelin trained chef.

Philippa and I have been friends for over thirty years, having both been brought up with a farming (and love of cooking!) background, spending our teenage years in Young Farmers and then time together bringing up our respective families.  Throughout this time, we have both have maintained and developed a passion for cooking and successfully set up our own businesses.  I have has passed down my cooking passion to my eldest son James, who is now on a very exciting Michelin journey and career path.

With our combined skills and knowledge, we are thrilled to be offering you a unique chance to enjoy our food, in the beautiful and spacious setting of the Bluebell Woods, in Arlington, East Sussex.  We will be creating picnics which have been lovingly designed  to highlight local, seasonal produce at it’s best.  This has been sourced by us and our connections with local artisan food producers, farmers and growers, for you to enjoy.

The picnics will be for collection  at the Bluebell Farmhouse Kitchen, for you to take in to the woods and enjoy at your leisure and the pricing includes your entry and walk at the Bluebell Walk, Arlington.  Existing COVID guidelines at the time will be strictly followed throughout.

There will be limited availability for this wonderful opportunity – please see details below:-

£30.00 per head, to be booked in advance on line at www.bluebellfarmhousekitchen.co.uk

Current available dates with staggered timings  are:-

Wednesday 21st April 5.30pm or 6.30pm

Wednesday 28th April 5.30pm or 6.30pm

Weather – Should the weather be inclement on your chosen date, picnics will still be provided and should be collected from Bluebell Farmhouse Kitchen on your chosen date, for taking home for consumption

Please feel free to bring picnic blankets and your own drinks

We will provide crockery, cutlery and something to have your drinks from

Liz, Philippa & James