Reading East - Christmas Lunch


  Reading East Business Biscotti

Networking followed by an optional Christmas Lunch
On 5th December at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

Network from 9.30am, followed by Christmas lunch (if pre-booked)

Visitor Day - only £5.00 for guests to attend the networking (you can also book lunch - see below)

Business Biscotti Reading East is a drop-in networking group, meeting on the first Thursday of the month from 09.30am - 11.30am.

Christmas Lunch

XmasPartyWe have arranged with April at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel to hold a festive Christmas lunch from 12.00pm - 4.00pm. We have a provisional allocation of 20.

To Start
Hearty winter root vegetable soup (gf)(df)(v)
Duck liver and orange pate with spiced fruit chutney and toasted brioche (gf)
Classic prawn and crayfish cocktail with "Bloody Mary" mayonnaise

Main Event
Roast turkey served with duck fat roast potatoes, sage and onion stuffing, pigs in blankets and thyme gravy (gf)(df)
Oven baked Norwegian salmon darne with gratin potatoesand lemon and herb hollandaise (gf)
Goats chesse beetroot and spinache en croute with roasted red pepper coulis and winter salad (v)

To Finish
Boozy Christmas pudding served with brandy sauce (gf)(df(v)
Gooey treacle tart served with custard
Selection of cheeses and biscuits with quince jelly (gf)(v)

Tickets £18.95 per person - booking is via the EventBrite website where payment is taken and menu choices made.

Book now:

Venue:  DoubleTree by Hilton Reading M4 J10, Mill Lane Sindlesham, Wokingham, RG41 5DG

Club Meetings:  are on the 1st Thursday of each month from 9.30am until 11.30am

Why attend:  Come and meet our members and forge connections that lead to new business opportunities.

Building relationships takes time and effort, but the rewards are limitless.  At Business Biscotti we are passionate about true networking.  Not just making lots of contacts and filling up your business card box, anyone can do that.  It's about communication, trust and building relationships that lead to enduring friendships and mutually rewarding business opportunities.   

What is the format?  Every club is slightly different.  However each club runs fun, flexible & friendly networking -- so bring plenty of business cards.

  • Quality Time: to network with local businesses and really get to know each other.
  • Marketing Table: Share your flyers and promotions on the marketing table.
  • Stop the Clock - Top Business Tips: a 5-minute session of top business tips brought to you by one of our members.
  • Elevator Pitch: 3 members get the chance to say what they do and who they want to meet.

How to book: 

Guests need a ticket to attend:  Visitor Day - Price £5 per person (please note: refreshments are extra and charged by the venue.)

Please click on the Book Your Ticket button above to register

You will receive an email with your ticket attached. Please present this at the door.

Members:  please remember to bring your membership card as these will checked at the registration desk.

Event Properties

Event Date 9:30 am 05-Dec-19
Event End Date 11:30 am 05-Dec-19
Capacity 20
Individual Price £5
Location DoubleTree by Hilton Reading M4 J10

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