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Norfolk businesses celebrate English Tourism Week

Written by  Paul Dickson
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Norfolk businesses celebrate English Tourism Week

Two All Things Norfolk business members, Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden and The Maids Head Hotel are celebrating English Tourism Week which is from 5-13 March.

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is celebrating with special English Tourism Cupcakes whilst the Maids Head Hotel has created a special Norfolk Martini, featuring 50ml Wild Knight vodka, 25ml dry vermouth, 20ml Norfolk elderflower cordial and a sprig of Rosemary. To make your own, muddle rosemary and ingredients together, shake with ice and strain in to a coupé or martini glass and garnish with rosemary.

On Thursday, March 10, at 1pm, the Maids Head team will be on Gentlemans Walk, Norwich, offering samples of homemade popcorn with a Norfolk twist.
 
Then on Friday, March 11, a new cocktail called The Black Prince will be a launched. The cocktail commemorates Edward The Black Prince’s (eldest son of King Edward III) visit to Norwich in 1359 for a jousting competition. The Black Prince was entertained after the joust at the Maids Head’s predecessor, The Molde Fishe. The bill came to £34 7/6 (£34 37½p). 
 
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For more details about Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden please see www.fairhavengarden.co.uk. For more details on the Maids Head Hotel please see www.maidsheadhotel.co.uk
 
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