Loop Walks Mayo

In August I was in Mayo and done a couple of the local Loop walks. I really love a good loop walk especially when the views are great. Where better than the Wild Atlantic Way? The first one… Read More

Mayo

A short visit to Westport lead us to some great food and a fun family afternoon. Some light shopping in Carraig Donn followed by a few pints in Porter House and an amazing dinner in An Port Mor…. Read More

There’s no place like home

There’s no place like home. I love when I plan a trip to Mayo. Apart from seeing my beautiful family, I really enjoy the scenery, the beaches, the peace and quite and the wildness of the Wild Atlantic…. Read More

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 12th day of Christmas my true love gave to me Gin Mare. On the nose it smells herbaceous with thyme. On the palate basil rosemary thyme and coriander. Best served with a Thyme.

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 11th day of Christmas Dingle Gin. Locally grown botanicals giving that “Taste of Kerry” feel. Simply served with a wedge of lime.

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 10th Day of Christmas my true love gave to md Beefeater Gin. It’s easy to overlook Beefeater gin, as it’s widely popular. But it’s a great gin and those that haven’t tried it yet is missing… Read More

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 9th Day of Christmas my true love gave to me Bombay Sapphire. One of the worlds most recognized spirits with its iconic blue bottle. It is light crisp and smooth. A very easy drinking gin.

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 8th Day of Christmas my true love gave to me By the Dutch Gin. A new gin make this year. Great flavors of bay leaf, but meg and blood orange.

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 7th day of Christmas my true love gave to me Monkey 47. The number 47 comes from the 47 botanicals used and the 47% ABV. I always get different tasting notes from this gin. Berry fruits,… Read More

12 Gins to Christmas

On the 6th day of Christmas my true love gave to me Breil Pur Gin is next. It’s an organic Swiss Gin. Rose and chocolate mint are the back bone of this gin. I tried this is House… Read More