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Charlie Stocker Fine Dining Pop Up Restaurants

Charlie Stocker chefCharlie Stocker is passionate about food and foraging and he has several, hugely successful pop up restaurants in unusual venues around Essex. Charlie is only 21 years old, but has already achieved a lot in his short career,  including being a quarter finalist on Master Chef (The Professionals) in 2012 and runner up Essex Chef of the Year.

He loves to forage and use local produce in his menus and you can eat his food in a converted sailing loft in Tollesbury (The Loft), in a dining car of a vintage train at Chappel & Wakes Colne (Platform 2) and a vineyard on Mersea Island.

Sample menu

  • House Bread with Home Churned Butter and Tollesbury Sea Salt
  • Amuse Bouche
  • Roasted Partridge, Pear and Bacon Jam, Sprouts, Chestnuts
  • Scallops, Pickled Apple Gel, Walnut Granola, Cauliflower
  • Cherry Wood Smoked Duck Breast, Jerusalem Artichoke, Chicory, Clementine, Truffle
  • Pre Dessert
  • Blood Orange Pannacotta – Beetroot, Caramel, Hazelnuts, Bay

£40 per head

Tickets will sell fast for these events, so book early to avoid disappointment.  To book or for more information please contact Charlies@charliestocker.com  or call 07857 417303 or visit his website.

Platform 2 is at Chappel and Wakes Colne Station, Wakes Colne, Essex CO6 2DS

Mersea Island Vineyard is at Rewsalls Lane, East Mersea, Colchester, Essex CO5 8SX

The Loft is at Woodrolfe Road, Tollesbury, Maldon, Essex CM9 8SE

 

Written by Karina