Food and Beer Matching Lunches
Think of yourself as a bit of a foodie or beer connoisseur? Well the Food and Beer Matching Lunch is your match made in heaven.
Festival favourite caterers, Sprout Catering are returning again this year to bring you yet another delicious three and four course menu. Husband and wife team Tom & Jacqueline Brown have over twenty years each of experience as quality chefs and pride themselves on creating fresh, tasty, wholesome food, beautifully presented with an eye for detail.
While the food has been taken care of, brewers are still working towards an amazing selection of beers to accompany the menu.
To secure your seat at the lunch, look for Food Inspector and VIP with Lunch tickets.
|Starter||Prawn crustini with tomato and chipotle mayo||262 Newcastle Blonde Ale||Murray’s Brewery|
|Entrée||Lamb shank croquette with spring pea salad and salsa verde||Hunter Bock||Hunter Beer Co|
|Main||Roasted pepper beef with mash potato, spinach and truffle mushrooms||Dark Red IPA||Six String Brewing Company|
|Dessert||Mango parfait with passionfruit, raspberry and meringue||Seawater Gose||Nomad Brewing Co|
|Entrée||Smoked duck breast with pickled beetroot, grape and frisée salad||Freshwater Pale Ale||Akasha Brewing Company|
|Main||Roast pepper beef with potato salad, spring bean salad and red wine jus||Pot Kettle Black South Pacific Porter||Yeastie Boys|
|Dessert||Chocolate mousse with brownie crumbs, coconut and sour cherry compote||12:03 India Black Ale||Foghorn|
SATURDAY’S LUNCH MENU
|Starter||Spanish serrano ham on croute with tomato, garlic and olives||Sydney Brewery and Lovedale Brewery||Glamarama Summer Ale|
|Entrée||Chargrilled spiced salmon with spring pea and confit tomato salad||Nomad Brewing Co.||Freshie Salt & Pepper Gose|
|Main||Roasted chicken and pistachio with carrot puree charred corn, asparagus and fried kale||Six String Brewing Co.||Six String Pale|
|Dessert||Rich chocolate and salted caramel with toffee sesame seed crisp||Rocks Brewing Co.||Butcher Porter|
SUNDAY’S LUNCH MENU
|Entrée||Chicken galantine with fig chutney and pickled beetroot salad||Hunter Beer Co.||German Style Pilsner|
|Main||Confit lamb wellington with truffle mash and pickled mushroom salad||Foghorn Brewery||Revolution Brown Porter|
|Dessert||Passion fruit tart with lemon cream and meringue||Murray’s Brewery||Grand Cru|