Optional Extras

Hand-tied Bouquet of Flowers - £20

Would you like to surprise someone with some beautiful flowers when you arrive? Place your order when you make your booking and we'll arrange for a delivery of a fresh hand-tied arrangement for you.

Our local florist will tie the flowers in such a way that you won't need to arrange them in a vase... just place on a table and enjoy!

Please note that in order to ensure the highest quality, we prefer to let the florist select the combinations of flowers. However, if you have any special requests regarding the colours or any types of flowers to include or avoid, then please let us know at time of booking. You can also give us some wording for a card if you like.

Picture is for illustration purposes only.

 

Kentish Sparkling Wine and Handmade Chocolates - £30

Treat yourself or a loved one to a bottle of Kent's finest sparkling wine and a selection of handmade Kentish chocolates! Place your order when you make your booking and we'll make sure it's lovely and cold and ready to enjoy when you arrive.

Chapel Down Vintage Reserve Brut

One of England's best selling sparkling wines and a great example of a classic English fizz. A crisp, dry sparkling wine, perfect for celebrations and events. Elegant aromas of red apple, lemongrass and freshly baked bread, together with hints of strawberry, citrus and quince on the palate. Crisp and fresh with lively acidity and fine persistent bubbles. A great alternative to a NV Champagne... The grapes for this wine (Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Meunier) are sourced from Kent, Essex & Sussex.

Luxury Handmade Chocolates by The Kentish Chocolate Company

Whilst working as a pastry chef in various restaurants and hotels for 25 years, Graham Hogan trained with the renowned Belgian chocolatier, Callebaut and his love of all things chocolate was born! He set up The Kentish Chocolate Company in late 2010 and it has been going strong ever since...

The presentation box of 6 Luxury Handmade Chocolates includes a selection of delicious flavour combinations including: Caramel (Milk), Champagne (White), Coconut (Dark), Coffee (Milk), Kirsch (Dark), Orange (Milk).

Allergy advice: Contains milk and may contain traces of nuts.

 

Kentish Breakfast Hamper - £28

How would you fancy starting your holiday with a delicious filling breakfast in the comfort of your cottage? We can arrange a sumptuous Kentish breakfast hamper with fresh local ingredients, to be delivered your cottage for when you arrive (anything that needs to be kept cool will be popped in the fridge!)

Serves 4 to 6

Typical contents:
Loaf of locally baked bread
6 handmade sausages from the local butcher
Unsmoked local back bacon
Pack of salted farmhouse butter
1 Litre of semi-skimmed milk
Six free range local farm eggs
Mushrooms and tomatoes
Heinz Baked Beans
Pot of locally made strawberry jam
Fresh Kentish apple or pear juice

If you prefer, we can provide a vegetarian version:

Large locally baked loaf of bread
Linda McCartney vegetarian sausages
Pack of salted farmhouse butter
1 Litre of semi-skimmed milk
Six free range local farm eggs
Mushrooms and tomatoes
Heinz Baked Beans
Pot of locally made strawberry jam
Jar of Nutella
Fresh Kentish apple or pear juice 

 

Please let us know if you want to order anything else, or if you wish to swap any ingredients and we'll tell you if there is an additional cost. Pictures are for illustration purposes only and contents may vary by season.

Allergy Advice:
Contains milk, eggs, gluten/wheat, may contain nuts and soy.

Curry Supper for Two - £30

How about starting your holiday with a delicious handmade curry supper straight from the oven, made using the freshest local ingredients? If making it yourself doesn't appeal, then our friends at The Chai Stop in nearby Minster, make an authentic range of individually prepared and freshly frozen award winning curries! The good news is that they can be delivered to your cottage in time for your arrival, and you can cook them in your cottage oven whenever you're ready for them - straight from frozen!

Typical Meat Curry Supper Menu for two:

Onion Bhajis x4: With spices, green chilli & lemon juice
Beef Madras: Hot & rich with plenty of chillies, ginger, garlic & Madras spices
Kashmiri Lamb: With ginger, garlic, spices tomatoes & cream
Sag Aloo: Spinach & potato cooked with spices, garlic and tomatoes
Spiced Basmati Rice x2: Delicately flavoured with black cumin & cardamom

Typical Chicken Curry Supper Menu for two:

Onion Bhajis x4: With spices, green chilli & lemon juice
Chicken Dopiaza: With fresh ginger, tomatoes, whole spices & plenty of onions
Chicken Bhopali: Smooth and mild, marinated in lemon juice, garlic and ginger and then cooked with yoghurt, cream & The Chai Stop's special blend of spices
Bombay Potato: Cooked with seeds and spices, tomatoes, ginger and garlic, finished with fresh coriander
Pilau Rice x2: With whole spices, carrots, onions & peas

Typical Vegetarian Curry Supper Menu for two:

Onion Bhajis x4: With spices, green chilli & lemon juice
Mixed Vegetable Curry: Seasonal vegetables braised with whole spices cooked gently in their own juice
Chickpea Curry: Chickpeas in a delicious sauce with tomatoes, ginger, garlic & coconut milk
Tarkha Dhal: Spiced red lentils with garlic, red chillies, lemon juice and 
fresh coriander
Green Bean and Coconut: With mustard seeds, garlic and chilli
Mushroom Rice x2: Cooked in spices with sauteed mushrooms

 

Please Note:
Let us know if you want to order anything else or to swap any dishes and we'll tell you if there is an additional cost. New recipes are being introduced by The Chai Stop all the time, so the above menu and the picture is for illustration purposes only.

Allergy Advice:
All The Chai Stop curries are wheat and gluten free and cooked using extra virgin cold pressed rapeseed oil from the nearby Quex Park Estate.  All the fresh vegetable produce comes from PK Produce in Biddenden who supply the National Trust and a local producer in Sandwich. Winter vegetables from local farms, when available, are used in winter-warmers such as Leek & Potatoes, Cauliflower & Ginger and Carrot & Curry Leaf.  Dairy free options available.

 

Supreme Extra Pressure Relief Alternating Air Mattress System - £25 per stay

The Supreme Extra is an alternating replacement mattress, used to provide comfort to those suffering with pressure ulcers. It is available to hire if you are booking Primrose Cottage. The mattress is a comfortable 4 foot (122cm) wide and fits on the electric adjustable bed in the second bedroom in Primrose (the one with with three beds).

Incorporating the current Supreme Overlay system, the Supreme Extra has an extra foam surround and base, which transforms the mattress from an Overlay to a Replacement. The surrounding foam is visco topped providing extra comfort.

Features of the Harvest Supreme Extra Pressure Relief Alternating Air Mattress System:

  • Maximum patient comfort - Visco topped foam walls
  • Optimum alternating pressure relief
  • 16 Independent cells / 3 static cells at head end
  • Quick release cell connectors
  • Waterproof vapour permeable stretch cover
  • Push button pressure control functions
  • Visual low pressure indicator
  • Audible mains failure alarm
  • Quiet operation
  • Timed static mode
  • Single button control
  • Silvosan antibacterial coated

Please note, there is a maximum weight limit of 24st/152kg for this mattress.