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Wednesday, 10 July 2019

July in the Walled Garden  

July in the Walled Garden

After an incredibly busy few months in the Walled Garden we’re starting to reap the fruits of our labour, quite literally, as our strawberries are doing exceptionally well this year and we had our first harvest of gooseberries earlier this week. The veget...

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Tuesday, 07 May 2019

The Gloss Magazine: Glossy Gardens  

The Gloss Magazine: Glossy Gardens

We are delighted with this lovely article in the The Gloss Magazine. In Glossy Gardens: See Inside the Walled Gardens at Ballynahinch Castle Hotel our head gardener Cian Cunniffee talks to the Gloss Magazine about our newly restored Wa...

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Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Rhubarb Compote  

Rhubarb Compote

Our chefs have shared their quick and easy recipe for a rhubarb compote from our breakfast buffet. Ingredients:1kg Rhubarb500g sugarCornflour & waterMethod:1. Simmer the rhubarb and sugar for about 5 minutes until the rhubarb is soft.2. Add cornf...

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Saturday, 18 August 2018

Visit the Walled Gardens at Ballynahinch Castle  

Visit the Walled Gardens at Ballynahinch Castle

Surrounded by a 700-acre estate of mature wooded grounds and walks and one of Connemara's oldest landscaped gardens, Ballynahinch Castle Hotel has style, luxury and character, and is a place where the focus is always on doing things as well as possible.Or...

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Friday, 29 June 2018

Walled Garden Restoration Update June 2018  

Walled Garden Restoration Update June 2018

It's a very exciting time for us here in the garden our vegetable planting is finally happening in the walled garden, this week we have planted Sweetcorn and a variety of Pumpkins, Squashs and courgettes. Over the course of the next week we will be planti...

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