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Address: Ashford, Glenealy, Ireland
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Couples break

Fantastic really recommend, had a lovely time here fantastic food, can't wait to cook some of the fab recipes at home!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 26, 2016
Western Ireland, Ireland
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Western Ireland, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic really recommend, had a lovely time here fantastic food, can't wait to cook some of the fab recipes at home!

Thank bumble2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my partner attended the "Eat like an Italian" cookery course and stayed in Ballyknocken House for the night. The cookery class was really enjoyable and we got some great cooking tips from our teacher. Catherine herself cooked us dinner which was absolutely stunning. All fresh ingredients from the garden, it was country cooking at its finest. The house... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

With alot of fun. Had Celtic games, clay shooting,lunch, bird show, sheep herding and whiskey tasting. The lunch was awesome a the staff was friendly. Highly recommended.

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Lakeshore, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

We had supper there with a large group from a bus tour. I didn't know who Catherine was or that she is a celebrity, but she came out to the herb garden to talk to us and make us feel welcome before the meal. We thought the food was fantastic, and so did the other passengers. Catherine is so friendly.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Please please please visit, we had so much find with the group and our chef teachers, easy to follow but gorgeous food produced and we got to ear it all as well, cannot recommend enough. Catherine Fulvio is a truly gifted chef with a wicked funny streak to her you will love every second of any course here.

Thank Cain W
Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

We had a meal here as part of a large group. Because it's a cookery school we expected well-cooked food but that's not what we got. Nor did we get what was listed on the menu at each table. The soup was artistic but just lukewarm. The chicken was wrapped in thick fatty bacon which hadn't been fried off. It... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016

First, TripAdvisor, please list this under Wicklow and especially thing to do outside Dublin. It's well worth the drive. We had a very large group of over 350 people go here in April for lunch and activities. Catherine Fulvio was a perfect host. Her staff was awesome too. The food (for 350!) was some of the best we had while... More 

Thank MadisonJerry
Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Went to Ballyknocken House for a Saturday cookery course and b&b. Two sisters, their 2 nieces and their 2 13 yr old daughters. It was the Head Chef, Junior Chef course. The course was fantastic with everyday recipes and chef Danny was brilliant. He gave great tips to the juniors. Catherine came to see how they were getting on and... More 

Thank mcmono
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Got the gift of a Saturday morning cookery course. Really enjoyed it. At first was disappointed that Catherine herself wasn't giving the course, but Patrick was equally as good. Thanks so much for the interest you showed during the course of the few hours Patrick. You are clearly passionate about cooking and this influences everyone in the group. Learned some... More 

Thank SheilaD215
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2016

Just before I start my review just a quick note for people so they don't make the same mistake as me. When you put Ballyknock into google maps the autofill will bring up Ballyknockan, Co Wicklow as the first search option. I selected this which brought me to a different place entirely on the other side of the Wicklow mountains... More 

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