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Aillwee Cave Burren Gold Cheese 28 Mar News
The Fertile Rock Story of Burren Gold Cheese @ Aillwee

The Burren Gold Cheese at Aillwee Story continues to be told for over 30 years. From April to October, Diarmuid, our cheesemaker makes 70 Kilos of beautiful semi soft farmhouse …

Burren Fine Wine & Food 19 Mar News
The Fertile Rock By Cathleen Connole – Burren Fine Wine & Food

At the mention of the Burren, generally the first thing that springs to mind is the moonfaced lunar landscape of the Fertile Rock. To me, sometimes thinking back to carefree summer …

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Burren Cookery Classes

Cookery Classes in The Burren Clareville House Kitchen Garden are offering a spring and autumn series of Burren Cookery Master Classes. You can book one or two days and enjoy some of …

'Free cup of tea' cyclists 3 Mar News
Burren Food Trail Mondays Events April to October 2016

The Burren Food Trail Mondays events launch at the beginning of April 2016 with a programme of food and activity events scheduled for every Monday throughout the season. During this …

fulacht fiadh 27 May News
Fulacht Fia?

Burren Food Gem #9 Burren Food Trail Member, Hotel Doolin, recently reconstructed a Fulacht Fia on its grounds and cooked up a fine medieval meal for those who gathered. A further …

Salmon 27 May News
Salmon – Sniffer Dogs and Compass rolled in one

Burren Food Gem #8 The second amazing fact about salmon are their navigational skills. They are much better navigators than Christopher Columbus who is said to have been quite bad at …

Salmon 15 May News
Salmon – Masters of Transformation

Burren Food Gem #7 Salmon is delicious on the plate, but did you know that they are an amazing species of fish? They have two quite unique sets of skills, and …

Fanore beach 14 May News
Late Mesolithic Gourmets

Burren Food Gem #6 A rescue excavation was carried out at a shell midden in Fanore More, Co. Clare, during September and early October 2009. Shell middens were cooking areas used from …