Salmon with Italian ham

Date posted: May 8, 2013

Recipe of the Month

Salmon Fillet wrapped in Italian Ham with Asparagus, Spinach & Sun-blushed Tomatoes

A delicious dinner party dish that is easy to do but will wow your friends.

Follow Ben’s simple recipe to create this beautiful summer dish for four people:

What you will need :

  • 4 x 120g Skinless Salmon Fillets
  • 4 x Slices of Prosciutto or Parma Ham
  • 1 x Lemon
  • 1 x tbsp Dill and 1 tbsp Parsley (Lightly chopped)
  • 12 x Asparagus Spears
  • 1 Bag washed Baby Spinach
  • 1 Handfull Sun-blushed Tomatoes (lightly chopped)

and what to do…

  • Lightly season the fish with salt, pepper, dill, parsley and the zest of the lemon
  • Lay the ham out and place the salmon, presentation side down, onto the ham
  • Wrap the ham around the fish & turn over ready to cook
  • Put a pot of water onto boil, large enough for the asparagus to fit and add a pinch of salt
  • Heat a large non-stick frying pan and add a splash of olive oil
  • Place the fish carefully skin side down and cook for 4-5 minutes before turning and cooking for a further 4 minutes
  • Boil the asparagus for two minutes before adding to the fish pan with the spinach and tomatoes.
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Date posted: March 2, 2013

Wedding Open Day 17th March 2013

Plans are in full swing for our next Wedding Open Day on Sunday 17th March 2013.

Our Wedding Open Day gives couples from across the Bristol region the opportunity to visit Alveston House and experience the warmth and hospitality of the team and of it’s owner and General Manager, Julie Camm.…


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Date posted: February 8, 2013

Why Alveston House Hotel really is the Best Small Hotel

Alveston House Hotel has been named Best Small Hotel of the Year for the second time in three years. Presented during a gala dinner at the Marriott City Centre hotel, the privately owned business fought off stiff competition to win the coveted award at the Bristol Tourism and Hospitality Awards on January 28.…


Date posted: January 29, 2013

Winner of Best Small Hotel of the Year

Best Small Hotel of the Year – We did it again!

We are delighted to announce that, once again, we have been named ‘Best Small Hotel of the Year’ at the Bristol Tourism and Hospitality Awards.

The prestigious title of ‘Best Small Hotel of the Year’ was presented at a glittering awards ceremony on 28th January 2013.…


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Date posted: January 14, 2013

Wedding Venue Bristol

Looking for the perfect Wedding Venue in Bristol?

If Santa brought you a beautiful engagement ring this Christmas then first of all – HUGE congratulations! Now the fun really begins because you’ll be looking to find the perfect Wedding Venue for your Wedding.…


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Date posted: January 2, 2013

January Sale in Carriages Restaurant

Special Offer

You don’t need to trawl through the shops to grab a bargain this January!

We want to help you save money and enjoy delicious food at the same time at one of the best restaurants in Bristol.

Carriages Restaurant at Alveston House Hotel has a growing reputation for exceptional food coupled with outstanding service.…


Terry Waite

Date posted: October 31, 2012

Terry Waite visits Alveston House Hotel

Romany Society Weekend

Prior to last weekend many of us at Alveston House Hotel had not heard of the Reverend George Bramwell Evens, more popularly known as ‘Romany’.

Romany was a name used by the Reverend George Bramwell Evens, a minister of the Methodist Church.…


A Gift

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Christmas Shopping in Bristol

Special Christmas Packages

Christmas shopping: Love it or hate it we all have to do it!

Why not make the whole Christmas shopping experience a real treat and spend a special Christmas Shopping Weekend Break with us at Alveston House Hotel, Thornbury, Bristol on Friday 16th or Saturday 17th November 2012.


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Date posted: September 9, 2012

Wedding Open Day – Sunday 16th September 2012

Join us for our exclusive Wedding Open Day

We are delighted to invite you to attend our Wedding Open Day on Sunday 16th September 2012.

The Wedding Open Day is open from 11.00am until 3.00pm and is exclusively for those couples yet to find their perfect Wedding Venue in Bristol.…


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Date posted: September 2, 2012

Charity Cycle Ride

Lands End to John O’Groats Cycle Challenge

We are thrilled to be able to welcome 5 ex rugby players from Chelmsford, pictured above with 2 support team, who have taken on the gruelling challenge of cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats in just 9 days.…