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Allerton Park to host Forest-to-Mansion Dinner this Sunday

Allerton Park will have the 2nd annual Forest to Mansion dinner on May 1 at 5:30 p.m at Allerton Mansion. The menu will feature mushrooms and produce fresh from Allerton Forest and prepared by chef Ann Swanson. The event costs $112 per person. If interested, call 217-333-3287 for a reservation. 

From Allerton’s website:

Sunday, May 1st, 5:30pm at Allerton Park & Retreat Center

Join us as we welcome back guest chef Ann Swanson for our 2nd Annual Forest to Mansion Dinner. Ann’s specially prepared menu will highlight fresh morel mushrooms and produce foraged directly from the Allerton forest, along with other local ingredients. Start the evening with a wild wood mint mojito, beer, or wine in the Mansion’s Grand Gallery followed by a four-course dinner served in the Carriage House.

$112/person. Reservations are limited for this delicious spring evening at Allerton! Call 217-333-3287

5:30pm – Cocktails in the Mansion
6:15pm – Dinner and Drinks

For more information email Nate Beccue, or call 217-333-3287.

Please note, collecting wild materials (including mushrooms) is normally prohibited, and will only be allowed for this special event.

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