Movember Macreddin

November 20th, 2013

44 Male members of Macreddin Crew have decided to sport some trendy moustaches to raise funds for a worthy cause Hats off to… Alexandrs Puzans Alex Weigold Andrzej Stopka Cameron O’Neill David Stapleton Eugene Giblin Eugeniusz Itrich Graham Juste Greg Goode Grzegorz Sokol James Kavanagh Jeffrey Gillick Joe Kelly John Stewart Kamil Drozdziel Ludovit Sztacho […]

Wild&Wicklow 2013 – Sat 16th of November

October 16th, 2013

The Strawberry Tree Restaurant has been hosting its unique Wild Foods Dinner annually for over twenty years. The Sugarloaf Club is delighted to announce that once more, Evan has agreed to close off The Strawberry Tree and that all Chefs and Crew will concentrate on The Sugarloaf’s Annual Wild Foods Dinner which will take place […]

The 2013 Annual Cep Hunting Competition in Macreddin Village

October 2nd, 2013

Macreddin Village Crew Compete Yet Again! The Cep Harvest is out there for all of us here in Macreddin, to gather in Wicklow over the next few weeks The prize…well, it’s a VIP’d Dinner for two in The Strawberry Tree including wine Pawels bumper 2.7 kilo harvest! Will Pawel win The 2013 Annual Cep Hunting […]

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