Northcote plays host to many events, from the world renowned Obsession every January to wine tasting, cookery classes and more.
Obsession is Northcote’s annual homage to the finest food and wine, established as one of Europe's premier gastronomic events. Each chef challenges themselves to produce a unique Obsession Menu. Each dish is meticulous in construction and a feast for all the senses.
Unlocking the Secrets of Stonyhurst
Mon 22nd Feb, 2015
Walk in the footsteps of Conan Doyle and Tolkien - and discover the secrets behind the grand facade of 16th century Stonyhurst College and the parish church of St. Peter. Northcote’s exclusive event offers unparalleled insight into one of Lancashire’s grandest estates, with a private guided tour of Stonyhurst and dinner at the Northcote followed with a fascinating talk by college curator, Jan Graffius.
The Cookery School
Four cooking stations will offer a unique facility, for cookery courses, master classes and demonstrations. Enjoy a variety of courses from basic skills to modern techniques; from dinner parties with food and wine matching tips to Just Desserts; classic Northcote to a masterclass on sauces. These courses will be delivered by Northcote’s Head Tutor Michael Vanheste, Lisa Allen or Nigel Haworth. The next cookery school schedule will be released mid-February.