Alice is dusting off her headband and checking out the whereabouts of the Dormous who has been seen “hopping” around Kinsale in recent times… much to the dismay of the White Rabbit who say’s that is His job!! The March Hare just keeps on checking his watch to see ‘how many more sleeps until this year’s Gourmet Festival???
Expect fun, frolics and some fantastic food and wines at this years Kinsale Gourmet Festival to be held on 10th–12th October.
Visitors can expect to experience a variety of different events over the course of the weekend. Cookery demonstrations from top chefs, as well as Dining out at the Good Food Circle restaurant of their choice as part of the package.
Gourmet menu will be served both Friday and Saturday in the Pier One Restaurant, price €40 per person. Click here to see the flavors of the Wild Atlantic Way menu
The main event on the Saturday is the ‘Mad Hatters Taste of Kinsale’ an escorted fun foodie walking tour of the 11 members of Kinsale Good Food circle. Participating Restaurants include Restaurant D’Antibes, The Blue Haven,The Captains Table @ Actons Hotel, Crackpots, Jim Edwards, Maxs Wine Bar, Man Friday, Pier One @ The Trident Hotel, Toddies, White Ladyand Fishy Fishy.
Shell crackers at the ready! It’s cockles and mussels … and lobsters, oysters, prawns and lots more at the famous Fruits de Mer Luncheon. A superb 4 course seafood platter luncheon accompanied by delicious wines. Followed by music and entertainment for the afternoon.