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An Irish Chef is Born

From the moment we walked into the 300+ year old manor house we knew we were in for a great treat... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Kevin L
Mount Pleasant, Michigan
Eden Hall Cooking Class is a Magical Adventure, indeed!

Our family wrapped up our dream-come-true trip to Ireland at Eden Hall Cooking Class and it was... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Melody N
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21 Jun 2018
“An Irish Chef is Born”
18 Jun 2018
“Eden Hall Cooking Class is a Magical Adventure, indeed!”
Cooking Classes at Eden Hall has something to offer all food lovers: learn, taste, and enjoy with demonstrations for all groups from novices to experienced cooks. Located in a traditional old Irish house in the heartland of County Kilkenny, we also...more
Eden Hall, Ballyragget, Ballyragget, Ireland
+353 56 883 0838
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Reviewed 4 September 2013

If you want to get to know a new culture, spend time in a local kitchen learning about its food. My sister, daughter, niece and I enjoyed a morning with Richenda Talbot in her beautiful home, Eden Hall. We learned how to make various Irish...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

From the moment we walked into the 300+ year old manor house we knew we were in for a great treat. Richendra got our group of six working immediately on traditional Irish favorites - scones, soda bread, and flap jacks. Along with our hands-on cooking,...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Our family wrapped up our dream-come-true trip to Ireland at Eden Hall Cooking Class and it was simply amazing! We love food (cooking and eating!), architecture, history and nature, all of which we enjoyed with Richenda and Michael at their historic home in the middle...More

1  Thank Melody N
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

A friend and I attended Richenda's cooking classes and had an amazing day. The moment we arrived at the idilic Eden Hall we were greeted with a warm and friendly welcome. Richenda imparted her brilliant knowledge of food and cooking to us in a such...More

1  Thank Sean M
Reviewed 26 March 2018

I contacted Richenda about possible dates for a cooking class, she was quick to respond and was able to accommodate our tight schedule and booked us for a private cooking class. We were greeted by Richenda and her husband with tea, coffee, and some delicious...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2016

The time we spent at Eden Hall was one of the highlights of our trip. Richenda and her husband were the ultimate host and hostess. They welcomed our family into their home with a graciousness we will long remember. As much as we enjoyed learning...More

2  Thank LCRTX
Reviewed 15 December 2015

One of our absolute favorite days in Ireland! We had so much fun cooking with Richenda, who was a total gem, and felt so incredibly welcome in their home. Greeted with tea and cookies by the fireplace, it really set the tone for the day....More

1  Thank Robyn S
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

So much fun and so yummy!!! Best memories were made here. Astonished by the kindness to open their home to a traveling cousin to stay and enable her to continue her journey!!! Much Aloha!!!

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Reviewed 1 October 2015

For the second year in a row, I brought a group of friends and family to enjoy a cooking demo at Eden Hall. The instruction, the setting, the food are all spectacular but the real gem is Richenda herself. Not only does she share her...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2015

We were part of a group of four who were lucky enough to spend some time getting a cooking class with Richenda Talbot followed by a spectacular lunch. Richenda and her husband Michael were very welcoming and it was a very special treat to meet...More

2  Thank 951janed
Reviewed 13 February 2015

From the moment we arrived at Eden Hall, Richenda and her husband made us feel so welcome! The prosecco reception and nibbles were a wonderful way to start the day. The day was relaxing and fun, not to mention the food! She transformed simple ingredients...More

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