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The Hind's Head Bray Fat Duck Eating the Years Menu duck

Can you believe The Fat Duck is 25 years old? Heston’s Willy Wonka factory of haute cuisine launched in 1995 and a quarter of a century and three Michelin stars later, it continues to wow diners with its mind-blowing dishes. To celebrate its evolution, and influence on modern dining today, Heston’s Michelin starred gastropub The Hind’s Head has delved into the Fat Duck’s history books to give three of Heston’s old school classics culinary CPR.

THE HIND'S HEAD FAT DUCK EATING THE YEARS Pineapple and crab oil millefueille

For a limited time only (now – November 2020) you have the opportunity to sink your teeth into The Fat Duck – Eating The Years three-course menu – and it’s only available at The Hind’s Head in Bray (£60pp).

What’s on the menu? First up, from 2003, we have Pumpkin Velouté with pig’s cheeks and hazelnuts. Turn back time again to 2001 for the main – a Petit Sale of Duck with green beans and a green coffee sauce, finishing with an epic pud MilleFeuille of Pain D’Espices (2001) with pineapple and a chilli and crab syrup.

Hinds Head Bray Heston Blumenthal red leather banquette stained glass and wooden tables

Sounds delicious, right? Where here’s your chance to sample a little bit of Fat Duck history at The Hind’s Head. You can win lunch or dinner for two (Tues-Sat) plus a bottle of wine, worth £180. Be part of Heston’s history, grab your gilded fork and enter now.


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  • Competition closes 5 Mar 2020
  • No cash or prize alternative
  • Preferred dates will be accommodated, subject to availability.
  • Travel to and from The Hind's Head, not included. 
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