Meet the Makers

For more details on each of the following, please view under relevant date in the Events  section

Across the weekend (September 26-29)

Catch Your Own Fish –  Enjoy guided angling with Alan Griffith on the lakes of the River Fergus – Dromore, Cullaun and Inchiquin. Two anglers can fly or lure fish for pike and trout from a fully-equipped boat with Alan at the helm.
Cost: A half-day boat trip with guided fishing for two is €120.
For bookings, telephone 087 6566609.



Thursday, September 26

‘Shuck Off’ – a unique Oyster Workshop & Experience with Gerry O’Halloran of Flaggy Shore Oysters.
Cost: Clare Food & Drink Fleadh discount price €36 pp (20% off usual fee)
For bookings, telephone 086 2549837 or email feedme@flaggyshoreoysters.com.



Friday, September 27

Meet the Maker – Eric Flynn of JJ Corry Irish Whiskey (Cooraclare, Kilrush)
Time: 2:00-3:00pm
Cost: €20
Click here for bookings

Meet the Maker – Western Herd Breweries (Kilmaley) – Booking through McHugh’s, Ennis.
Time: 5:30pm
Cost: €10
Bookings can be made through McHugh’s, Ennis  |  Telephone 087 3934545.



Saturday, September 28

Meet the Maker –  Take a peek behind the scenes of the Wilde Irish Chocolates factory in Tuamgraney with Patricia Farrell.
Time: 2:00pm (allow one hour)
For bookings, telephone 061 922080 or email wildeirishchocolates@gmail.com.

Meet the Maker –  Alex Loudon of Loudon’s Brewery (Feakle) will be at Treacy’s West County, Ennis, as part of the hotel’s Beer Fayre.
Time: 3:00pm

Urban Foraging, Lees Road, Ennis, with Oonagh O’Dwyer
Time: 2:00pm .  Meet outside chaging rooms in main Car Park, Lees Road
Cost: Tickets €5  availbale on eventbrite.com

*Ideal for everyone young and old with an interest in wild food. Dress for walking and all kinds of weather!



Sunday, September 29

Coastal Foraging with Oonagh O’Dwyer (Lahinch)
(part of Clare Food & Drink Fleadh Bus Tour)

Masterclass with tastings at Burren Smokehouse, Lisdoonvarna
(part of Clare Food & Drink Fleadh Bus Tour)

Meet the Maker – Burren Gold cheese at Aillwee Caves Farm Shop
Time:
2:30pm
(part of Clare Food & Drink Fleadh Bus Tour)

Tickets for the tour bus to include full Irish  breakfast, 3 x Meet the makers to include samplings

€30 Adults and €20 children – tickets available on evenbrite.com