The Italian Connection – Macreddin Village Market

October 1st, 2013

Macreddin Village Market (Ireland’s only free-to-stallholder Food Market) Welcomes back Armento Village Our southern Italian Cousins This Sunday, October 6th from 12pmNow, all we need is our Great Stallholders, your Great Custom and some of their Great Sunshine! Return to The BrookLodge Website

Pure Mile – Winner of Natural Heritage Award

September 18th, 2013

 Hard work and dedication has paid off for the residents of Macreddin. The Macreddin Pure Mile is winner of the Natural Heritage Award. Read More…. Evan with his Macreddin Pure Mile Neighbours Photo’s: courtesy of Ann Egan   Return to The BrookLodge Website

Wild Crab Apple & Rose Hip Jelly

September 4th, 2013

The Strawberry Tree Restaurant – September/October Recipe Harvest time is always precious, whether down on The Farm or along The Hedgerows, The ‘big reap’ really only gets to be ‘BIG’ on certain years when everything falls nicely into place. There are so many parameters outside our human control; temperatures, humidity and sunshine are natural occurrences [...]

Pickled Wild Marsh Samphire

August 9th, 2013

The Strawberry Tree Restaurant – August Recipe Well, Wild Sea-Marsh Samphire and Wild Sea-Rock Samphire have become so popular recently…being highly identifiable, these plants are now the new fashion! Indeed, it seems that Marsh Samphire has now been domesticated farm-wise and is available in the shops! However, you can’t beat the taste of The Wild [...]

Winner of 1988 Chateau Talbot – Barbara Griffin

August 6th, 2013

 Congratulations to Ms Barbara Griffin, winner of yet another bottle of our 1988 Chateau Talbot priced on the menu at €250. Our Strawberry Tree 25 year celebrations are continuing until the end of the week with 25% discount off dinner, €25 Organic Wines and the Strawberry Tree 25 year menu recreated. Barbara collecting her bottle of  [...]

The Home of Irish Writing online – Mona Wise

July 24th, 2013

“As I sit and type these words, I am scraping the plate and muffin wrapper from one of the recipes in Wild Food (The O’Brien Press) a book written by not one, but two of Ireland’s most exceptional food writer/chefs”. Mona Wise talks Wild Food with Biddy White Lennon & Evan Doyle Return to The [...]

Savvy Tips in Woman’s Way Magazine – 15th July

July 12th, 2013

Our fantastic 25% off offer in The Strawberry Tree,  tipped by Woman’s Way Magazine as a way of saving your hard earned cash Return to The BrookLodge Website

Winner of Chateau Talbot – Mr Patrick Long

July 9th, 2013

Congratulations to Mr Patrick Long, winner of The Strawberry Tree celebratory give away. Patrick is the winner of a bottle of Chateau Talbot, listed on our wine menu at €250. Many thanks to the Long Family for joining The Strawberry Tree in it’s 25 year Anniversary celebrations. The Long Family Gathering at The Strawberry Tree    02/07/2013  Front: Conor, Gill, Catherine, [...]

The Irish Independent Weekend Magazine – Review by Tanya Sweeney

July 8th, 2013

We were delighted with our review by Tanya Sweeney from the Irish Independent on Saturday the 6th of July 2013, which underlines our 25th Anniversary celebratory offer. Guests will receive a 25% discount off a recreation of the Wild and Organic menu of The Strawberry Tree that was served in 1988. Return to The BrookLodge Website

The Grand Tour with a visit to The BrookLodge along the way

July 5th, 2013

The Grand Tour is what gives those avid drivers the chance to take in all of what Wicklow & Kildare have to offer. This touring route that sweeps from the Wilds of Wicklow to the  plains of Kildare takes in spectacular secenery, Coastal Tours, Country Gardens, Great Houses and much much more The Grand Tour Be Part of the Grand Tour [...]