Savour Kilkenny 2015 - Festival of Food - will host its biggest festival yet this coming Bank Holiday weekend, October 22 – 26. To celebrate, RTÉ.ie Food has teamed up with the Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel to offer one lucky winner a two-night mid-week break to Kilkenny, one of Ireland’s top food destinations.
The lucky winner will enjoy a luxury two-night stay at the four star Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel with breakfast each morning, free parking and complimentary access to the hotel’s state-of-the-art pool and leisure centre. Located in the heart of the city, Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel is just a minute’s walk from Kilkenny Castle and near the best of Kilkenny’s cultural, food and shopping attractions.
Highlights of Savour Kilkenny 2015, October 22 – 26, include appearances from award-winning chef Neven Maguire for ‘Conversation and Cooking’ with his friend and RTÉ presenter, Mary Kennedy; ‘The Happy Pear’ Flynn brothers; a festival debut by Mark Moriarty, Best Young Chef in the World 2015; Rory O’ Connell, Ballymaloe Cookery School; a Chocolate Masterclass with TV chef, Edward Hayden, and farm and foraging, gluten-free demonstrations from chef Gearoid Lynch and baker, Denise O’ Callaghan, and exciting craft beer events. There is also a range of ‘Meet the Makers’ events from the chocolatier to the butcher, the baker to the beer maker.
‘Bressie’ (Niall Breslin) will share his incredible story in ‘Feed your Mind & Eat yourself Calm’ with GAA Star Michael Fennelly and Dietician Harriette Lynch, October 20 in The Set Theatre (tickets from www.theset.ie).
There is also a host of events for families and children from Junior MasterChef 2015 at Kilkenny Cookery School to the festival’s giant ‘Pig’ theatre at Kilkenny Castle featuring special ten minute shows with lots of surprises!
See savourkilkenny.com / kilkennyormonde.com
For your chance to win this fantastic prize, simply tweet and follow @rtelifestyle including @savourkilkenny in your tweet.
Terms and conditions apply. General RTÉ Competition rules apply, a copy of which is viewable here. This competition will close on October 14 2015. One entry per person. Entrants must be over 18. There is no cash alternative and decision is final. Prize is non-transferrable. Voucher is valid from 23/10/15 to 23/10/16. Excludes July and August 2016, Bank Holidays and New Year's. Voucher is for B&B for two guests sharing and can be redeemed midweek Sunday to Thursday inclusive.