Tag Archives: Kilruddery House

Berry Foraging and Jam Making

killuddery house

One thing leads to another. Inevitability. So, when I checked the Kilruddery website, immediately after my August visit to the house and garden, I discovered that a berry foraging and jam making session led by Ed Hick was scheduled for Sunday the 21st September. And as I thought it was the type of event I might enjoy I promptly booked a place.

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Filed under Food/Wine, Recipes

Lately …

plant fair at kilruddery

Lately has been all about my house and garden.

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Out and About Last Weekend

farmhouse cheese - corleggy

Last Saturday blithely ignoring that it was the sort of grim rain-sodden day that makes venturing outdoors foolhardy, I decided to go to the farmers’ market (Saturdays 10am to 4pm) at Kilruddery House, a historic house in County Wicklow that has been home to the Earls of Meath since the early 17th century.

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♥ This week

Autumnal scene

This week, as autumn continues its inexorable march towards the chillier landscapes of winter, the weather in these parts has been mild.  True, some days have had a dark and misty feel as rain sheeted down but on sunny afternoons it was possible, just, to walk about coatless or jacketless without feeling chilled to the marrow.

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