Food Tours in Wexford
Wexfords newest thing to do is food tours!
Our food Tours run regularly throughout the year, each one is unique. What you will see on your day of gastro gallivanting all depends on the season, any special events on at that time and what food provider has something special to show.
Below are our private tours, suitable for small groups of up to 4 to 8 people and priced at €155 per person.
If you would like to book a spot on one of our open tours, head over to Taste Wexford to find out when our next tour is running!
You can expect to visit a minimum of three sites per tour peppered with stops at some of our famed independently owned farm shops, grocers or bakeries.
Ballyminane Mill– a 200 year old flour mill, one of the last to grind flour by stone in Ireland. Your tour is given by the miller himself who will take you through the process step by step as you wander around this enchanting and ancient mill
O’Neills Dry Cure Bacon – Winner of too many awards to count, this family owned operation dry cures bacon by hand in the traditional way, no added water or phosphates only great tasting bacon. See how on a visit to their small factory and meet the team behind it all.
Ballyhack Smoked Salmon – 5 generations of experience has made Ballyhack Smoked Salmon the best in the South East of Ireland. Only by using an 80 year old smokehouse and a traditional salting recipe and method, ensures that distinctive traditional smoky flavour that simply cannot be replicated by modern smokehouses.
Colclough Walled Gardens – The oldest walled kitchen garden in Ireland, those of you that grow your own will be fascinated by the Georgian methods used by the resident gardeners . No pesticides or herbicides had been invented 200 years ago, find out how they managed on a visit here.
Cleverman Brewery – Craft beers have seen a serious revival in recent years, Malcolm and Andrea run the Cleverman Brewery in Wexford Town, with 3 distinctive beers and one stout to taste. Malcolm will explain the brewing process and how they source their ingredients while you sample the beers themselves
Macamore Buffalo Farm – On a visit to Macamore Buffalo Farm your tour will allow you to get up close with these gentle beasts as Farmer Liam explains the benefits of buffalo meat over beef.
Wheelocks Strawberry Farm – Since the 1930s Wexford has been synonymous with Strawberries, the familiar stands scattered across the roads of Wexford mark the start of summer. But have you ever wondered why Wexford grows such good strawberries? Find out more on this tour of a strawberry farm, with a chance to pick a few of your own along the way!
Regans Organic Farm – Explore this pretty organic farm with one of the Regan family as they explain why organic is not just better for us, but also better for the animals and the environment and at the same time, get up close with goats, hens and sheep for a very special kind of food tour!
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Regardless of the producers we visit or where we dine or what time of the year you book, some things don’t change. We will collect you from your accommodation, each tour runs a full day and includes a tasty lunch and we’ll drop you home safely at the end of the day. €155 per person inclusive of treats, tastes and lunch!
Salty Malty & Sweet Fridays
On selected dates throughout May to September, we will be hosting an extra special tour focusing on Chocolate, Bacon and Beer!
A 2 hour chocolate Workshop with Artisan Chocolatiers Bean & Goose. Karen and Natalie will invite you into their farmhouse for an intimate workshop on creating your own chocolate bar, using ingredients either grown or foraged around the farmhouse.
A behind the scenes tour of O’Neills Dry Cure Bacon, you may not discover what their secret recipe is, but you’ll enjoy trying to find out!
A tour and samples at the Cleverman Brewery in Wexford Town, all four craft beers come with a tale to be told and a taste to be savoured
Our next tour date is the 6th of July! Contact us here to reserve your spot or click the image to find out more