Prize 38. A Taste of West Limerick

  • O'Briens Cheese
  • O’Brien’s Artisan Farmhouse Cheese, Limerick.
  • The Old Stand, Shanagolden
  • The Old Stand, Shanagolden
  • The Old Stand, Shanagolden
  • The Old Stand, Shanagolden
  • Leens Hotel and Restaurant
  • Leens Hotel 810 x 456
  • Leens Hotel 810 x 456

Join master cheesemakers Jim and Marie on their working family farm in Ballyhahill and discover first-hand how the award winning O'Brien's Artisan Farmhouse Cheese is made.

You will experience a behind the scenes tour of the farm’s fertile pastures where you will meet the dairy herd, visit the milking parlour and see this artisan farmhouse cheese in full production in the cheese factory. Finish your tour with a delicious gourmet cheese tasting paired with Marie’s fresh homemade scones!

Afterwards, you will be treated to a delicious four course home-cooked meal at The Old Stand, a local family-run bar and restaurant located in the tranquil countryside setting of Shanagolden.

Finish your West Limerick journey with an overnight stay with full Irish breakfast at the family run Leens Hotel, right in the heart of the historical market town of Abbeyfeale.


Terms & Conditions: 1. Prize is for six people 2. Subject to availability 3. Advance booking required 4. Four course meal at the The Old Stand Bar & Restaurant - open from Thursday to Sunday weekly 5. These Competition Rules also apply.