After a vibrant residents' meeting at Barton Manor, an exciting culinary adventure unfolded. The residents expressed a collective wish for a Chinese Pop-Up restaurant experience, setting the stage for a memorable and flavourful journey.
In the spirit of embracing the theme, the Barton Manor team fashioned Chinese hats adorned with colourful stickers, setting the scene and atmosphere for the upcoming dining experience. However, Roy and Norman, with their distinctive flair, opted for crowns instead.
Although plans to light Chinese lanterns were thwarted by the weather, the Barton Manor community proved resilient and adaptable. The Chinese lanterns were quickly forgotten though as the team of chefs who had been working hard on the Chinese Cuisine began to dish out dishes full of flavour to the residents.
The culinary maestro, Rob unveiled his special recipe of Sweet and Sour chicken, a dish crafted with love and precision. The enticing aroma wafted through Barton Manor, creating a sense of anticipation and excitement among the residents.
As the plates were served, they were swiftly emptied, with residents savouring each bite and expressing their delight with requests for seconds. The feast received resounding applause, with residents impressed not only by the authenticity of the flavours but also by the effort and care put into each dish.
Amidst the joyous sounds of a shared meal, Roy, always one with a playful spirit, inquired, "What's on the menu for next week?" His enthusiasm reflected the success of the Chinese Pop-Up experience and the anticipation for future culinary delights at Barton Manor.
As the residents eagerly await the surprises that future menus may hold, Barton Manor continues to shine. The success of the Chinese Pop-Up experience reflects Barton Manor's dedication to making each day special and creating lasting memories for its cherished residents.
Danforth Care Homes are currently welcoming residents, If you or a loved one wish to find out more information or come along, explore the facilities, and meet the staff, you can do so by contacting the enquiry team.
If you'd prefer that certain types of cookie are not saved on your browser when visiting our website, use the toggles below to adjust those preferences and click "Save choices".
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and without them you would not be able to reliably use the website. For example, logging into your account or completing forms.
A series of cookies that collect anonymised data on how users interact with our website. This anonymous data helps us improve the website with a focus on its users, for example, ensuring the most popular content is easier to access.
These cookies track your online activity to help advertisers deliver more relevant and personalised advertising or to limit how many times you see an ad. These cookies can share that information with other organisations or advertisers.