Gift Certificate to be used towards the cost of any of our mushroom hunts or products. For last minute shoppers we will email the cert to you as a pdf for you to print and give to your friend/loved one. If you want to put a name on the cert then please fill in the name on the payment screen or let us know by email after you place your order.
The €80 voucher covers the entire cost of a full day Killrudderry Mushroom Hunt(first 2 sundays in October) including a 3 course lunch and tea/coffee and fresh scones on arrival. The €50 option can be used to cover one of our smaller half day mushroom hunts which are typically held within 45 minutes of Dublin at a number of secret locations that are announced the day before to participants. This includes cooking mushrooms in the wild and a mug of Bill's magic(taste not psychoactive)mushroom soup. These are held throughout September and October.
The day at Killruddery Estate with Ireland’s premier mycophogist, Bill O’Dea. Bill and his team will start with an introductory session. After they have briefed you, you will all go out on the hunt! Once you have gathered your mushrooms, you’ll return to base and take part in cooking your findings . Then, you get to sample your delights! We are delighted to have different foraging experts joining us on the day. Agenda - including lunch and coffee/tea and scones on arrival. 9.30-10am Meet at venue. Tea, coffee and freshly baked scones provided. 10.00am Introduction to mushroom collecting - Bill O'Dea 11.00am Pick and identify 1.30pm Lunch and cooking of some of the edible wild mushrooms. After lunch Mushroom identification workshop. Typically we use a panel of experts and we would expect to identify 50 plus different types of mushrooms with the emphasis being on edibles. 4.00pm approx Finish.