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Gala Dinner tickets now available

Guests will be transferred from the University of Sussex to the Hilton Metropole Hotel. The four star Hilton Metropole was built in 1890 under the supervision of architect Alfred Waterhouse (architect for the Natural history Museum, London) and is a wonderful example of classic Victorian elegance and charm.

The gala dinner ticket is £65.00. This fee includes

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Botanica2018 Gala dinner menu

Beetroot cured smoked salmon, apple and celeriac slaw, watercress pesto, pine nut dressing

Caramelised Cherry Tomato with Black Olive Crumble and Marjoram Dressing (v)


Pan Fried Sea bream, olive and caper crushed new potatoes, baby leeks, green beans, dill butter sauce

Open Spinach Ravioli ,Butternut Squash, Leek, roasted pine nuts , sage noisette butter, crispy parsnip, tender stem broccoli (V)


Vanilla crème brulee with Orange shortbread


We will be joined by the Shenanigan for a night of song and dance. Stay tuned for some more imagery and videos on what you can expect at the Botanica2018 gala dinner.