Bespoke food and tasting tour of County Wicklow – October 2nd 2021

Sat 02nd October 2021 | Starting at 9:45 am | Various locations - In Person Event

Enjoy an unforgettable culinary adventure with visits to Ballyknocken House and Cookery School, Wicklow Farmhouse Cheese, and Wicklow Brewery.

A tour starts off with a visit to Ballyknocken Cookery School for a hands-on demonstration with Wicklow’s very own celebrity chef Catherine Fulvio followed by tasting of Farmhouse caramelised Leek, Marjoram, and Cheddar Scones. Our Tour continues to the home of Wicklow Farmhouse Cheese where dairy farmer John Hempenstall will tell us about life on his dairy farm and how they make their famous award-winning Farmhouse cheese. We’ll have a taste of that delicious cheese. Our final stop on this tour will be at the Wicklow Brewery. This historic spot houses a craft brewery and after learning how the beers are crafted we will taste 7 different varieties in a guided tasting. There’s an opportunity here to have a delicious lunch (not included) in the adjoining Mickey Finn’s pub.

  • Your guide is Santina Kennedy of Meic Con Gloinne tours who will lead food enthusiasts around the county by introducing some of the finest food and drink producers in the country
  • Transportation is provided by Finnegan Buses
  • Pick up point is at Bray Dart Station and also at the Applegrenn Service Station in Rathnew
  • Tickets are €50.00 and can be purchased by emailing: or calling +353 87 6998103