KilKenny

January 12, 2015
by Roz
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Carlow Tours Customized Tours of Ireland

Carlow Tours, Day Trip To Kilkenny On Saturday I went along to meet Bianka of local tour company CarlowTours.ie who offer customized guided tours in the South East of Ireland. Today we were visiting Kilkenny Castle, Highbank Orchards (Irelands’ smallest … Continue reading

June 16, 2014
by Roz
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Making Elderflower Champagne

My Elderflower Champagne Making Attempt #1 You may recall that last year I missed my window of opportunity to make elderflower champagne what with college and work, although I did manage to harvest the elderberries later in the year to … Continue reading

rock-farm-slane

June 5, 2014
by Roz
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From Grain to Bottle – the Slane Castle Whiskey Walking Tour

From Grain to Bottle – the Slane Castle Whiskey Walking Tour Rock Farm Slane – From Grain to Bottle Walking Whiskey Tour This is the first season of walking tours on the Slane Castle estate and in celebration this tour will … Continue reading

elderberry-liquor

April 18, 2014
by Roz
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Elderberry Liquor taste great!

What to do with Elderberries Last year I was too late to collect elderflowers to make elderflower champagne  so I looked up some info on what to do with the berries instead and I found Andy Hamiltons Elderberry Liquor recipe. … Continue reading

A “tapped” birch - photo courtesy of HuntForageHarvest.com

March 30, 2014
by Roz
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Tapping a Birch tree for Sap

Paddy of Hunt, Forage, Harvest shares his experience I came across this lovely blog from PaddyHalligan who blogs about his and his familys’ “attempts to live a little more self-sufficiently…” Having tasted Birch sap at the Maccreddin Wild Food Dinner last year … Continue reading

January 31, 2014
by me
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Home Brew Courses Dublin

Learn How To Brew Beer Successfully Please note: This course is now fully booked – we will have another date soon- please check back. Our First Home Brew Class of 2014 will Take Place in JW Sweetmans Pub 1-2 Burgh … Continue reading