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Thursday, 29 March 2018

Walled Garden Restoration  

Walled Garden Restoration

After a final burst of cold weather, the signs of spring are beginning to break through in Connemara. Our walled garden restoration is entering an exciting stage with the planting of hundreds of trees and shrubs which include a mixture of evergreen a...

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Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Cranberry and Apricot Bread Stuffing  

Cranberry and Apricot Bread Stuffing

Head Chef, Pete Durkan, has shared his recipe for a fruity and flavoursome stuffing, perfect for your turkey this Christmas.Ingredients:150g butter2 large onions, finely diced500g fresh white bread crumbsZest of 1 unwaxed lemon150g dried cranberry100g dri...

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Friday, 22 September 2017

Fishing Update September 2017  

Fishing Update September 2017

From the 1st of September, there have been twenty salmon caught, but all were released as we are nearing the end of the fishing season. Fishing club member, Pierre Perret, caught 3 Salmon. He released 10lb salmon on the 14th September and on the 17th...

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Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Fishing Update June 2017  

Fishing Update June 2017

After a period of low water, the river finally rose to a fishable level at the end of May with the first fish of the season caught on May 27th. Fourteen salmon have been caught so far for the month of June. Visiting anglers, David Profumo and Mark He...

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Thursday, 11 May 2017

Ballynahinch Breakfast Granola  

Ballynahinch Breakfast Granola

Ingredients ½ kg Oat Meal (Porridge Oats) 90g Sunflower Seeds 90g Pumpkin Seeds 90g Hazelnuts 90g Dry Banana Chips 50g Desiccated Coconut  50g Flaked Almonds 15ml Maple syrup  15g Sesame seeds  15g...

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