Petal to Pot Garden Party
On the 27th and 28th June RHS Harlow Carr will host their annual summer event, this year called The Petal to Pot Garden Party, and Bettys will be hosting a large marquee on the gardens' upper lawn.
Over the two days you will be able to meet the artisans from our Craft Bakery, learn to cook the Bettys way with demonstrations from our Cookery School or explore nearly a century of Bettys history through our archive. Get behind the scenes with our experts in cake decorating, tea and coffee, chocolate and baking and find out how the magic happens.
Demonstrations will run throughout both days as follows:
10.30am – 11:00am
Bettys Cookery School Demonstrating
Beetroot & Orchard Apple Chutney and Piccalilli
Discover how to enjoy your harvest of fruits and vegetables through preserving. Bettys Cookery School tutors share helpful tips to allow you to savour your crops through the winter months.
11.45am – 12.15pm
Bettys Cake Decorating Secrets and techniques to making beautiful cakes
Our expert cake decorators from Bettys Craft Bakery demonstrate their skills with royal icing and reveal how they make our Wedding and Celebration cakes look so beautiful
1.00pm – 1.30pm
Bettys Cookery School
Demonstrating Courgette and Pistachio Cake
Learn something a little different – use vegetables from the garden to create a moist and delicious afternoon cake. Bettys Cookery School tutors teach baking techniques to be sure everyone gets a good result
2.15pm – 2.45pm
Meet the Chocolatier (Saturday) | Bread Baking with Bettys (Sunday)
Learn how our expert Craft Bakers and Chocolatiers create our Bettys Specialities
3.15pm – 3.45pm
Bettys Cookery School
Demonstrating Rosewater Pannacotta with Bettys Lavender Shortbread
Bettys Cookery School tutors create a beautiful creamy dessert with a layer of Bettys China Rose Petal Tea and rosewater jelly, served with a lavender shortbread biscuit baked at Bettys Craft Bakery.
We advise to take your seats ten minutes before the start time to avoid disappointment as places are at a first come first served basis.
The event runs from 10am to 4pm on the 27th and 28th June.
Tickets are free for RHS members, and are included in the admission cost of RHS Harlow Carr for non-members.
Terms & Conditions
Prizes are non-negotiable, non-transferable and non-refundable. No cash alternative is offered. The closing date for entries is 12 midday on Thursday 25th June 2015. The winner will be chosen at random. Travel to and from Bettys Cookery School is not included within the prize package. Only one entry per person/household is permitted and entrants must be 18 years of age or more.