Michael & Lucy Hayes’ excellent traditional cheddar style cheese is made in north Clare, using raw milk from a single herd
Mount Callan Farmhouse Cheese
Michael & Lucy Hayes’ excellent traditional cheddar style cheese is made only in summer, using the raw milk from a neighbour’s single herd of Friesian cows in north Clare.
Pressed and bound in cheesecloth using the traditional cheddar method, it is aged for 9-12 months before release, when it has a typically fine cheddar texture and complex flavours. However some cheese is aged for 18 months by which time the texture has become harder and it has achieved the much sought-after true aged cheddar tang.
Look out for it in the area, and from specialist shops such as Sheridan’s.
Might also like
Ennis, Co. Clare
Bakery / Café / Deli
Everybody loves Noirin Furey’s home bakery, café & deli for its friendliness and buzz - and for her delicious, fresh-flavoured food. The secret to this success is her commitment to using only the very best ingredients so, whether you’re eating in o ...
Galway City, Co. Galway
Baking/Bakery / Bar / Hotel / Restaurant
Despite recent development at this seaside village, Barna has retained some of its old charm around the harbour area – and its location, handy to both Connemara and Galway City, is a huge attraction. And so is Fergus O’Halloran’s unique hotel which, alt ...
Galway City, Co. Galway
Baking/Bakery / Café / Online Shop
In business since 1876, fourth generation baker Jimmy Griffin is keeping up the family tradition in style and has won many an accolade, notably for the Griffin's Artisan range which includes allergy-specific, yeast-free and a collection of 'Galway' breads (try the whiske ...
Limerick, Co. Limerick
Classes/Courses / Hotel / Restaurant / Speciality Store
A stunning property occupying a large corner site on the city’s most gracious Georgian square - overlooking a leafy park and only a minute’s stroll away from the City Art Gallery - this is the luxurious boutique hotel that visitors to Limerick had long awaite ...
Athenry, Co. Galway
Baking/Bakery / Restaurant
An attractive stone building in the centre of the lovely old walled Heritage Town of Athenry, The Old Barracks has only been a restaurant since October 2010 but it is proving to be a popular venue for both locals and visitors, who appreciate the unusually high standards ...