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Seaweed foraging, local cooking and artisan dishes

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Starting from $199 USD / Adult
Embark on a wonderfully unique culinary journey brought to you by some of West Cork's most acclaimed foodies and chefs. Travel from Cobh to the town of Rosscarbery where the day's adventure begins on the sands of its beaches. Here, you'll join local experts on a forage for seaweed, a staple in local artisan cooking. Learn about the different types of seaweed and how they fit into the local culinary. Having collected your fresh goodies, head to the charming Celtic Ross Hotel for a lunch of local favorites that might including Union Hall Smoked Salmon, Skeaghanore Smoked Duck, and Black Pudding Pastries. Afterwards, meet the experts who prepared your Irish feast and enjoy a cooking demonstration given by the hotel's acclaimed Head Chef. This is an excursion sure to leave you with a great appreciation for the distinctive culinary sensibilities of West Cork, Ireland's gourmet capital.
  • Explore the beaches of West Cork to forage for various types of delicious and healthy seaweed.
  • Savor a lunch of local artisan dishes at the lovely Celtic Ross Hotel.
  • Enjoy an interactive "Meet the Producers" session and cooking demonstration.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Local currency
  • Raincoat/outerwear
What to WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Layered clothing
Important NotesShow
  • Guests must be able to walk over uneven and sandy surfaces and stand for extended periods, including navigating 10+ steps.
  • Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
  • Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting this tour.
  • Guests with special dietary requirements or restrictions must be provided to the Shore Excursions team onboard at least 48 hours prior to arriving in port.
  • Drive time to and from the ship is approximately 1:45 each way.
Location Cork (Cobh), Ireland Cork (Cobh), Ireland
Tour Code CK3L CK3L
Duration8.00 Hours 8.00 Hours
Activity Level#Strenuous #Strenuous
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