Serving Visitors to the Historic Brandywine Valley, where Southeastern Chester County, PA meets Northern New Castle County, DE.
Brandywine Valley Bed & Breakfasts
Nearby Longwood Gardens, Winterthur, Brandywine River Museum, Hagley Museum, Nemours Mansion & Gardens and other area attractions

A Day in Provence
March 27th & 28th

This is a one, two or three night weekend package that includes, a Friday night dinner by Gillian Ciocco the owner of the award-winning company Catering by Gillian.  Born in London and educated in England and Provence, Gillian has a lifelong affinity for Provencal food. Wine selections and a wine talk will be provided by Chaddsford Wine Educator Frank Patterson. The dinner will be held at the c.1714 Pennsbury Inn.

The menu will include authentic Provencal dishes.

Friday Dinner: 7PM-10PM

Assorted French cheeses, French Bread & Assorted crackers w/ Sparkling wine
Three other Provence regional wines to accompany (with commentary)
Potage Parmentier (Leek & Potato Soup)
Ratatouille avec Pain du Campagne (French Bread)
Gigot d'agneau avec pommes-de-terre et d'oignons (Roast Lamb w/ Potatoes and Onions)(Subject to change)
Beignets de Courgettes (Zuchinni Fritters)
Sauté de champignons sauvages (Wild Mushroom Saute)
Tarte d'abricots au miel et aux amandes (Apricot & Almond Tart)
Coffee & Tea
$78.00 per person

Optional Hands-on Lunch at the Kitchen Workshop in Paoli, PA
Saturday from 2PM-5PM

The Kitchen Workshop. A hands-on cooking school offering in-depth specific culinary subjects as well as classes in which entire meals are prepared and eaten. Learn technique and the fundamentals of cooking while interacting with the instructor and asking questions.

Soupe au Pistou
Grilled tuna with Provençal Vegetables and Aioli
Homemade Tagliatelle with Rosemary and Lemon
Broccoli with Fennel and Red Bell Pepper
Fougasse with Provençal Herbs (a French Bread)
French Butter Cake with Seasonal Fruit
3 Provencal wines
$61.00 per person

Seating is limited so book early!

There are six inns participating:  1732 Folke Stone B&B, B&B at Walnut Hill, Fairville Inn, Faunbrook B&B, Pennsbury Inn and Stebbins-Swayne House.

For package reservations, click to the B&B of your choice and make arrangements through them directly. They will be able to answer all of your questions.

Chaddsford Wine Educator Frank Patterson is the founder and Director of Tradewines, Inc., a firm that develops and presents customized wine seminars and tastings using wines from around the world.  He has developed wine and art tours of Europe; works with caterers and restaurants to develop matching food and wine menus,  presented seminars for several Universities and industrial research groups dealing with the chemistry of wine.  He has served as an Adjunct Faculty Member at the Philadelphia Restaurant School.  Dr. Patterson is currently a wine judge in the Virginia wine industry for the Governor's Cup & is an official wine educator for the French Wine Academy in Washington DC.