Alice has officially announced the schedule of events coming up the weekend of 7-9 October here in Kinsale; including her favouite, the Mad Hatter’s Taste of Kinsale, a culinary walking tour of the 12 restaurants of Kinsale’s Good Food Circle that takes place on Saturday 8th October.
The full line-up:
Friday 7 October 2011
3pm The “Ryder” Cook Off on the streets of Kinsale – See Kinsale GFC chefs go up against their Newport, Rhode Island contemporaries
6.30pm Opening of the 35th Bollinger Kinsale Gourmet Festival at the White Lady Hotel with Champagne & Canapes
7.30 -7.45 All aboard the Landtrain for your dining destination
10.30 The Bolly Ball in Actons Hotel with music by the Strauss Orchestra
Saturday 8 October 2011
11.30 Mad Hatters Taste of Kinsale starting at Actons Hotel with a sparkling reception then it’s off on a culinary walking tour of the 12 restaurants of the Good Food Circle. Those whose stamina hasn’t wilted can board the Landtrain and head for the Pallas Foods sponsored festival club at the White Lady to be entertained by Crazy Chester & Crazy Anthony until late into the evening.
Sunday 9 October 2011
1.00 Fruits de Mer luncheon at Actons Hotel
A delicious 4 course luncheon of Lobster, prawns, crab, oysters, mussels, clams etc accompanied by delicious wines, your best friends and fabulous music from the Magnetics to dance the evening away – what more could you want from a Sunday afternoon!