A Midsummer Nights’ Wine Dinner

Friday, July 17, 2015 at 7pm

Elk Forge Inn & Spa



midsummer night's dream

A woodland evening of Shakespearean delights enhanced by wine tastings from Dove Valley Winery.


Act I   “Stir up the Athenian youth to merriments; Awake the pert and nimble spirit of mirth” Theseus

Oysters with Champagne Foam ~ Honeyed Figs ~ Poultry Tartlets

Wine – Miss Bianca


Act II   “Thou speakest aright; I am that merry wanderer of the night.” Robin Goodfellow-Puck

Manchit Bread ~ Cheshire Cheeses ~ Mushroom Pottage

Wine – Merlin Merlot


Act III   “What angel wakes me from my flow’ry bed?“ Titania

Herbed Salmon ~ Elizabethan Herb and Flower Salad with Honey Dressing ~ Love Apples

Wine – Pinot Noir


Act IV   “Truly, a peck of provender: I could munch your good dry oats. Methinks I have a great desire to a bottle of hay: good hay, sweet hay, hath no fellow.” Bottom

Tender Roast of Beef ~ Medley of Roots with Oat Lace ~ Sperage (Asparagus)

Wine – Dove Valley Red


Act V   “Joy, gentle friends! Joy and fresh days of love Accompany your hearts!” Theseus

Custard Pye with Chocolate Drizzle ~ Marchpane ~ Gilded Fairings ~ Strawberries and Cream

Wine – Reisling


~A Gift of Gilded Fairings as you wend your way ~

“So, good night unto you all. Give me your hands, if we be friends, And Robin shall restore amends.” Robin Goodfellow-Puck




$79 /pp (limited seating)

Elk Forge Inn and Spa

807 Elk Mills Rd, Elkton, MD 21921