The Star Inn Christmas menu

2 courses £26.00 3 course £30.00

Available from Monday 2nd to 24th December



Spiced squash soup
Spiced heirloom squash & jarrahdale pumpkin soup, toasted pumpkin seeds, coconut milk (Vg)
Potted ham hock
Potted ham hock, fiery baby beet relish, cream cheese & salsa verde bon bon, sour dough crisps
Crispy poached egg
Crispy poached egg, wild mushrooms & confit shallot, truffle butter, salted walnuts (V)
Smoked mackerel pate
Smoked mackerel & horseradish pate, pickled cucumber, peppered sapphire, melba toast
Giant arancini
Chestnut & mushroom pear core arancini, red wine & pear coulis (Vg)
Prawn tian
Prawns, marie rose, cucumber, leaf, sour dough crisps (supplement £2.00)



Christmas turkey
Roast turkey breast, pigs ‘n’ blankets, stuffing, herb roasted potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, gravy
Please ask server for vegan option (Vg)
Lamb rump
Herb encrusted lamb rump (medium), dauphinoise potatoes, roasted heirloom carrots, gravy
Potato gnocchi sautéed in rosemary, thyme butter, roasted root vegetables, baby beets, vegetable crisps, toasted chestnuts (V)
Sea bream
Pan fried sea bream fillet, sautéed new potatoes, baby spinach, mussels, sapphire, caper butter
Braised ox cheeks
Slow braised fruit & spiced ox cheeks, horseradish & grain mustard mashed potatoes, crispy greens
Fish pie
Market fish, seafood, spinach & creamy velouté pie
Cote de beouf
Chargrilled 14oz cote de beouf (medium), café de Paris butter, crispy wild mushrooms, chargrilled beef tomato, hand cut chunky chips (supplement £10.00)



Christmas pudding
Steamed Christmas pudding, brandy sauce (V)
Chocolate delice
Chocolate delice, chocolate brownie biscuit base, sour cherry amaretto sorbet, honeycomb
Mini dessert & coffee
Mini Clementine mousse, cinnamon spiced granola, gingerbread, choice of coffee
Duo of ice-cream
Please ask server for flavours, roasted plum, meringue (Vg)
Sticky toffee pudding
Sticky toffee pudding, Christmas pudding ice-cream
Chef’s selection of 3 cheeses, crackers, membrillo, grapes, celery (supplement £1.50)

45 High Street
Ingatestone, Essex CM4 9DU
Tel: 01277 356441

Monday  - 16.00 - 23.00
Tues to Thurs - 11.30 - 23.00
Fri - Sat - 11.30 - Midnight
Sunday  - 12 noon - 21.00