Exclusive Rum Experience

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YOU ARE INVITED TO AN EXCLUSIVE RUM EXPERIENCE
ONBOARD HMS VICTORY. 

Brand new to our Annual Rum Festival we would like to invite you to buy tickets to dine on the most famous ship in the world. At our Rum Festival dinner on Friday 1st September 2017 you will be treated to an excellent variety of rare and flavoured rums.

An experience to remember.

Please join us on what promises to be a fantastic evening onboard HMS Victory, which will be an experience to remember. Guests will be introduced to hand selected rums by experts to suit the occasion and be given a tour of Vice Admiral Lord Nelson’s flagship, interspersed with the rum tastings on various decks. Here the guests will learn about the history of the ship, the heritage of the rum and the Royal Navy’s unique connection to the drink. In which you will explore different flavour appreciation, enjoying old favourites and maybe discovering new ones too. Afterwards, dinner will be served on the Lower Gun Deck of HMS Victory and accompanied by musical entertainment.

We have partnered with The Rum Club who are a select, members club for the discerning drinker who provide exclusive and engaging access to the finest range of rums from around the world. They have hand selecting rums to compliment the event and on hand to talk you through their unique flavours.  

Looking for a unique gift experience? Why not purchase this exclusive ticket as a surprise gift for someone special. Save the day and reserve one of the limited places for a very special rum-inspired evening on board HMS Victory. Tickets cost £200.

Event Schedule
7pm Arrival and reception drinks
7.20pm Welcome and introduction to the evening
7.30pm Tour of the HMS Victory including rum tasting experience
9pm Guests take their seats on the Lower Gun Deck
9.15pm Dinner is served
11pm Carriages

Dress code: Black tie or ladies’ equivalent.
(Please note no stilettos are permitted, additional it is advisable to dress sensibly for
the autumnal temperatures on-board a historical ship)

 

                                                                                                                          

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Provisional Menu

Starter
Smoked Mackerel from the Vanilla Smokey
with Orange Poached Rhubarb, Chicory & Crispy Capers

Spiced Baby Aubergines, Tomato Textures, Spring Onions, Pine Nuts & Coriander Vierge

Hand baked bread rolls

 

Mains
Braised Beef Blade
with Horseradish & Parsley Mash, Beetroot Jus, Candied Shallots & Green Beans

Chickpea & Chive Polenta Gateau
with Lyburn’s Nettle & Garlic Cheddar Roasted Courgettes, Moroccan Tomato Ketchup & Chermouloa Sauce

 

Dessert
Sticky Banana Pudding
with Rum & Raisin Ice Cream

Tea & Coffee

In sponsorship with:

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Please join us on what promises to be a fantastic evening onboard HMS Victory, which will be an experience to remember. Guests will be introduced to hand selected rums by experts to suit the occasion and be given a tour of Vice Admiral Lord Nelson’s flagship, interspersed with the rum tastings on various decks. Here the guests will learn about the history of the ship, the heritage of the rum and the Royal Navy’s unique connection to the drink. In which you will explore different flavour appreciation, enjoying old favourites and maybe discovering new ones too. Afterwards, dinner will be served on the Lower Gun Deck of HMS Victory and accompanied by musical entertainment. 

 

We have partnered with The Rum Club who are a select, members club for the discerning drinker who provide exclusive and engaging access to the finest range of rums from around the world. They have hand selecting rums to compliment the event and on hand to talk you through their unique flavours. 

The on-site venues with the addition of our restaurant Boathouse 7 are available to hire individually or can be arranged as part of a package for a multi-venue hire option, whatever your individual needs for a special event, dinner or party, we are sure we have the venue or venues to suit. We know how important your event is and our experienced team will ensure that every detail is carefully planned and managed to guarantee your event runs smoothly and is a memorable occasion. All events are tailored to meet your individual requirements and we will guide you through from the initial enquiry to the event and beyond.

Training days, away days, lectures, seminars and conferences can all be given a different edge at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. The Mary Rose Museum and HMS Warrior 1860 are also available for civil wedding ceremonies.

Event Types

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Dinner
Meeting
Reception / Party / Prom
Presentation
Team Building
Award Ceremony
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