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Wildfoodmary , foraging workshops and wild and organic meals offered, accommodation also available in 2 room cottage or 3 rooms in my own house.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Birr R42 CK72, Ireland
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+353 87 741 8536
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

I spent a night staying at Mary's home whilst up to visit Lough Boora and Birr . I was delighted to discover a room in such a bright cheerful home to stay in the quiet of the countryside. Mary's house is a lovingly restored old...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank SEEDJEN
WildFoodMary, Owner at Wild Food Mary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you SEEDJEN, it was a real pleasure to meet a kindred spirit and talk over environment wild and rewilding. Hope you come visit again.

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Completed a foraging walk with Mary over the weekend, Found the walk very educational and fun..sampled some of her products also and would highly rate them,,,,beneficial course to do - even if you only take one or two tips from the course and use them...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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WildFoodMary, Owner at Wild Food Mary, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dee, thanks for the review, I enjoy these walks and meeting new people so much. I hope to see you again, Mary

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful day. We meet our wonderful guide Mary and set straight to work. Heading for the hills to pick some delicious blueberries. Every weed, plant, herds along way Mary explained to us the medicinal qualities and how to use it. From arthritis and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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WildFoodMary, Owner at Wild Food Mary, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Lucy, thanks for the wonderful review. I really enjoyed meeting you all and hope you have a fab wedding celebration too. Just remember to pack some hangover cure.... just in case! Mary

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Mary is such a great host. She is knowledgeable, hospitable and has a worldly charm that is irresistible like visiting a long lost friend. I encourage everyone to try the liqueurs and home made food. You won’t be disappointed, simply delicious. Definitely a highlight of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Did a foraging course with Mary and it was amazing. I was a little skeptical what to expect but from once we arrived we were warmly greeted and made to feel at home. Mary took us on a forage and it was very enjoyable and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have just returned from a thoroughly enjoyable Saturday foraging with Mary. The day started with lovely tea and home baked cookies and home made jam in Mary's kitchen. Mary was so welcoming from the beginning and spent time getting to know...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank ClaireLaois
WildFoodMary, Owner at Wild Food Mary, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Claire, Thank you so much for the terrific review. Look forward to seeing you and Vito again for mushroom day.

Reviewed 4 April 2017

I had been interested in doing a foraging course so I thought the Mother's Day Forage would be a fun thing to do with my mam. It ended up just being the two of us so we got the personalised experience :-). The day was...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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WildFoodMary, Owner at Wild Food Mary, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thank you for great review, I had a great mother' day with these two lovely ladies. Apologies for delay in response, could not load trip advisor for longest time.

Reviewed 3 October 2016

I arranged a foraging walk with Mary for a group of 20 friends who gathered to celebrate my 50th and it was one of the absolute highlights of our weekend. Mary is superbly knowledgeable and kept us all informed and entertained about the use of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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WildFoodMary, Owner at Wild Food Mary, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Emma, great to read your review. Thank you and call if you will be back this way, keep well.

Reviewed 4 October 2015

I have just returned home with my forraging basket overflowing with hedgerow bounty, an impressive array of jars and bottles of Spiced Elderberry Syrup and Hedgerow Shampoo. Mary Bulfin aka "wild food mary" (check out her blog) gives guided forraging walks and workshops throughout the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank NeroCoLaois
Reviewed 7 August 2014

A fantastic day with a very personable and knowledge host. The day started with coffee and a chat to discover what the group wanted out of the visit, then we foraged around the local hedgerows and in Mary's own garden, tasting as we went, and...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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