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Beech Leaf Gin

If you want to make a truly amazing drink, well this is it! But hurry because you need to do it while the Beech leaves are so young and tender that you can almost see through them. If they look a bit tough seek out some beech trees higher up  near a hill or a

New Workshops for the Autumn

We have a couple of workshops coming up in the next few weeks to coincide with Autumn foraging and dare I say it, a Edible Christmas Gifts workshop. Here are the dates for your diary. October 18th a Find It, Pick it, Cook it, Eat it Workshop November 15th our Edible Christmas Gifts Workshop. November


HERE'S SOMETHING DIFFERENT FOR YOU! A Wild Christmas Gifts Foraging Event Date November 16th Time  10.30- 4pm Cost €95 This is what we will do We will forage for Sloes, Sweet Chestnuts, Rose Hips and more.  We will  then make delicious Sloe Gin, Rose Hip Jelly, Chestnut Stuffing and you will go home with wild


This Saturday September 28th, we  are holding one of our regular Wild Mushroom Hunts at the Old Rectory, Killedmond, Borris, Co. Carlow. We will meet up at 10.30 am and have an introductory chat about the different types of fungi to look out for. We are not going to bamboozle you with facts but give

Bats in the Old Rectory

On Friday night July 26th we are having a  bat walk and talk with local expert Padraig Kavanagh. We are very luck yin Killedmond to have bats, not in the belfry but in the Old Rectory. On Friday 26th July we hope the weather will be suitable for a fascinating talk on bats by Padraig