If you’re in the mood for a pre-Christmas blowout, we’ve picked out three supper clubs that fit the bill. Our tip: the Iberica event which is both great value and a unique chance to enjoy the best in Spanish cooking on your doorstep from the former El Bulli team.

1. Still the best: El Bulli team reunites at Ibérica Spinningfields
Iberica Spinningfields’ executive chef Nacho Manzano (pictured) welcomes leading Spanish chefs Oriol Castro, Eduard Xatruch and Mateu Casañas into his kitchen for one night only. The chefs and owners of Compartir in Cadaqués, and the Michelin-starred Disfrutar in Barcelona (recent winner of Best New European Restaurant 2016) will create a bespoke, eight course dinner with four matched drinks. We recommend booking soon if you’d like to enjoy food cooked by Spain’s finest chefs on your doorstep.
Tue 8 Nov, Iberica, 14-15 The Avenue, Manchester M3 3HF Tel: 0161 358 1350, 7pm, £80. For tickets email press@ibericarestaurants.com or call 0207 636 8650. www.ibericarestaurants.com

2. Art and Wine Masterpiece Dinner with Michelin star chefs Robert Ortiz at The Whitworth
This charity gala sees chefs including Robert Ortiz, from the one-starred Lima in London, and Rupert Rowley, from Fischer’s Baslow Hall in Derbyshire, which also holds a star, creating a four-course banquet alongside Steven Smith from Freemasons at Wiswell, Stosie Madi from the Parkers Arms. Matched wines chosen by BBC wine guru Kate Goodman, owner of Reserve Wines and an auction of works of art by leading British artists make a night out with a difference.
Wed 9 Nov, The Whitworth, Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6ER. Tel: 0161 275 7450, 7pm, £200, www.actionagainsthunger.org.uk

3. Steak spectacular: Around the World in 8-ish Steaks with the Drunken Butcher at Mish Mash in Chorlton
Love steak? Look no further than this fundraiser that local supper club guru, Drunk Butcher aka chef Iain Devine is hosting this November at Chorlton’s Mish Mash.
Enjoy Italian fillet carpaccio, Thai Hangar steak and everything in between.
Thu 17 Nov, Mish Mash, 133 Beech Road Chorlton, Manchester, M21 9EQ. Tel: 0161 862 0485, 7pm. £44.66, www.eventbrite.co.uk

Tue 8 Nov - Thu 17 Nov
Ruth Allan
Published on:
Tue 8 Nov 2016