TRACY’S FOOD TOUR
Tracey your local Tour Guide for Northern Ireland Food Tours has an in depth knowledge of where to find great local Producers, where you will hear their story and taste their produce. You will sample foods as varied as single estate whiskey to artisan dulse wheaten bread and everything in between! We will stop for a bite to eat at a local award winning Restaurant where the emphasis is on very fresh and very local.
Our coach will take you along the stunning Strangford Lough coastline and Tracey will keep you entertained on your Food journey!
DEXTER BEEF FARM, BBQ LUNCH & WHISKEY WORKSHOP
Castlescreen Farm is a family run farm on the East Coast of County Down. Damian and Jackie and their family specialise in raising Dexter cattle. A breed of cattle originating in Ireland, Dexter cattle are one of the smallest breeds, being about half the size of a traditional Hereford.
You will be invited to take a stroll through the fields with Damian. You’ll learn about the history of the farm and the Dexter breed. You’ll meet our prize winning Dexter cattle and once you have worked up an appetite after the farm visit, Jackie will have some delicious BBQ prepared for you to taste.
‘OF MEN AND OYSTERS’ TOUR
Patrice, the Oyster Farmer is based in the picturesque village of Killough within view of Coney Island. The group meet Patrice at the shore and from there we travel in style by tractor and trailer down to the oyster and mussel beds! Your guests see first-hand how the oysters are farmed from seedlings to fully formed large oysters. Patrice will have prepared a feast of shellfish – crab claws, mussels cooked with garlic cream and shallots, oysters in a saffron butter winkles etc that everyone will be able to sample. All of this will be washed down with either Guinness or white wine.
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