January 2020 Newsletter
January 2020 Newsletter
Welcome to Millsy’s, The Oak & Street newsletter. We hope this monthly blog will be a nice way to pass on some lovely seasonal recipes, wine picks & information on ‘what’s on’ across the sites, including offers and events happening in the near future…
ECCL - Earlsdon Carnegie Community Library announced as Millsy’s, The Oak & Street’s main charity for 2020!
2019 was a great year for Earlsdon Library. Fantastic support from Earlsdon locals donating their time and money to keep an amazing community service open meant the ECCL was able to stand on its own two feet and put in place the building blocks for the future!
Last year Millsy’s, The Oak and Street hosted many events in support of the library including Farmers Markets, Pub Quizzes and Volunteer events and we’re excited to build on this in 2020 with the first joint event already in place for 9th February!
Wine Tasting Earlsdon Carnegie Community Library in conjunction with Millsy’s are holding a wine tasting event on 9th February from 7pm upstairs at Millsy’s. A trained sommelier will guide you through the wines and a fun evening will be had by all! All profits will go to the library, tickets can be obtained from the library or Millsy’s.
Street vegan mock duck pancakes crispy fried banana blossom in hoisin sauce, cucumber and spring onion salad, sesame nut crumb, served with Asian pancakes
Banana blossom joins seitan and jackfruit as a trending plant-based meat substitute that is quickly gaining popularity. Also known as banana heart, it is a tear-shaped purple-skinned flower which grows at the end of a banana fruit cluster and has traditionally been used in South-East Asian and Indian cooking.
With its chunky, flaky texture and the ability to take on flavours when marinated, it is an ideal substitute for various dishes such as fish & chips - or aromatic hoisin duck as used in this weeks special at Street!
Monthly wine pick Freixenet 0% Alcohol Free Sparkling Wine
Celebrate without the hangover... Freixenet 0% Sparkling Wine is the most recent offering from renowned sparkling wine producer Freixenet and is now available at Millsy's.
As part of a mission to help people celebrate all life's occasions, Freixenet 0% Alcohol Free Sparkling Wine has been created in response to the growing demand of those looking for a quality non alcoholic sparkling wine experience. The result is a refreshing drink developed after years of consumer research and technical development. Expect lively tropical notes and citrusy flavours.
Support your local rugby team this February...
Don't forget the best pub for pre-game drinks and a bit of food is The Royal Oak in Earlsdon... From 12noon before home games kick off you can choose either chicken or veggie curry, served with rice, naan, Bombay potatoes and an onion bhaji for £5.
Saturday 1st Feb - Coventry v Cornish Pirates k.o. 3pm Saturday 15th Feb - Coventry v Yorkshire Carnegie k.o. 3pm
Saturday 29th Feb - Coventry v Ealing Trailfinders k.o. 3pm
Millsy's Quiz Night - Sundays from 7pm
Millsy's weekly quiz night will be starting up again from Jan 26th onwards...
Liz's Quizzes will be back writing and hosting their quiz night, get your team together and come and join us for a fun night of competition and the chance to win!
- £2 per entrant, pay on arrival on the night
- Win a £50 Millsy's voucher
- Maximum 6 per team
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