THE NEXT WORKSHOP
Seaweed discovery workshop will take place in Caherdaniel on April 30th from 1pm-4. Workshop starts with a slideshow introduction, then a guided foreshore walk and back to base for an 8 dish tasting lunch with beverages and an id chart to take home.
Spaces limited, booking essential – 086 1062110
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Seaweed bath bags available for that ideal christmas gift.
Bumper bags of 230g for €10, plus postage
SEAWEED DISCOVERY TOURS, TASTINGS AND WORKSHOPS
From our base in South Kerry on the Wild Atlantic Way we run a series of Seaweed Discovery Tours and Workshops tailored to both beginners and seaweeders alike.We have customised workshops for an array of people from School Kids to Tourists.Our food offerings range from 4 delicious tastings to full 12 course Seavegetable Feast complete with Seaweed Champagne.We cater for Private Parties, openings and Functions and can travel and customise workshops to suit. Join our exciting trips and learn how to forage, find and sustainably harvest our seaweed bounty. Taste these wonderful sea vegetables and discover their nutritional, horticultural and cosmetic benefits. Discover their uses from medicine to gunpowder, and learn why the Ancient Monks, Vikings and Daniel O’Connell all included Seaweeds in their diets.
FULL WORKSHOP – Seaweed identification and Foraging Workshop with 10 Course Tasting Lunch
This workshop begins with a slideshow and display of the various “sea vegetables” that thrive on the pristine coastline along the Wild Atlantic Way. We then venture to the sea for a Low tide Foreshore discovery walk where we learn how to find, identify and sustainably hand-harvest this exciting bounty. On return to base we enjoy a delicious 10 course tasting lunch made with various seaweeds, and a complimentary glass of Elderflower with Sugar Kelp Champagne.We will investigate how the fact they are low in fat, high in fibre, packed with Vitamins, Minerals and Trace Elements and rich in Antioxidants, Omega Oils and Plant Sterols, has earned them their “Superfood” status. A demonstration follows showing how to dry, store and cook with Seaweeds. You will also learn how to make some natural skin and hair care products and enjoy your first Seaweed Smoothie. A Recipe Booklet and Seaweed Identification Chart are complimentary. DURATION 5 Hours
WALK, TALK & TASTE WORKSHOP
This exciting workshop begins with a slideshow introduction to the more common varieties of seaweeds that thrive here on the Wild Atlantic Way. We follow with a Low tide Walk of the foreshore where you will learn how to Forage, Find and sustainably harvest these “Super foods”. On return to base we enjoy some delicious Seaweed dishes as we discover the amazing Nutritional, Horticultural and Cosmetic benefits. Learn the remarkable history of seaweed use from foods to fertilisers.
DURATION 3 Hours
SEAWEED – A TASTY INTRODUCTION.
Sit back and enjoy four different delicious seaweed nibbles as you view our slideshow of the most common “sea vegetables” on our shoreline. Relax and taste the seaweeds the Ancient Monks, Vikings and Daniel O’Connell would have eaten as you learn about its remarkable history…including its contribution to agriculture, medicine and warfare.
DURATION 45 Minutes
WE CAN CUSTOMISE WORKSHOPS AND FOOD OFFERINGS/WE CAN TRAVEL TO YOU.
TIDE DEPENDENT- PLEASE CONTACT FOR TIMES
*PRICES NUMBER DEPENDANT
*NOT SUITABLE FOR PEOPLE WITH NUT ALLERGIES