Hot Toddy with Atlantic Dry Mead

Oh the weather outside is frightful! But inside the mead’s delightful. Yes, Winter is a time for little treats and we’ve been mulling our Wild Red Mead since Halloween but the a great recipe for a hot drink with Atlantic Dry Mead was elusive. After much experimentation, we’ve finally settled on a spiced warming hot…

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Kinsale Wild Red Mead paired with chocolate

Winter is definitely making itself felt in Kinsale and as the crisp autumn evenings change to dark, winter nights, we’re lighting the fire and curling up on the sofa with a cosy blanket and a glass or two of mulled mead. Here, we’ve taken a classic mulled red wine or gluhwein recipe and replaced the…

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Mulled Mead a warming festive Drink

Autumn is upon us and as the sunny summer evenings mellow to cooler nights, this new chill in the air has us turning on the heating for the first time in months and cuddling up on the sofa with a cosy blanket and a glass or two of mulled mead. Here, we’ve taken a classic…

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Bee collecting pollen from a flower

Bees and other pollinators may be dying here in Ireland, but they are more resilient than you might think. They have a tendency to bounce back if you provide the right conditions for them. One simple way is to bee-friendly patch of flowers in your own pollinator garden. Irish bees love borage, hellebore, poppies, sunflowers,…

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