What is The Ivy?
“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well”. -Virginia Woolf
Located in the picturesque setting of Kildare’s thoroughbred heartland and nestled amongst mature trees where chickens roam lush gardens and orchards, The Ivy Cookery School is the perfect place to unwind and indulge your epicurean senses.
A visit to the renowned Ivy Cookery School is a must for food lovers and culinary novices alike, who would like a fun evening learning about gourmet cooking or simply improving their cookery skills. Groups or individual guests are welcomed to the Feighcullen foodie haven. Come with a group of friends or colleagues for a great night out or to meet like-minded people who share your love of gourmet cooking and cuisine.
Gourmet cookery classes and demonstrations are hosted by owner and chef Niamh Swail, a Ballymaloe graduate, trained to Cordon Bleu standards. In her personable, upbeat style, Niamh will guide you through cookery demonstrations step-by-step, sharing her expertise and tips.
In addition to the wonderful learning and dining experience, cookery evenings at The Ivy are entertaining, sociable and always fun. Enjoy our signature cocktails by crackling open fires, experience informative yet relaxed demonstrations in the purpose-built teaching kitchen, Indulge your senses with a gourmet meal awaiting you in our fine dining rooms and feel free to browse our onsite cookery and gift shop.
Ideal for groups, food lovers , couples, birthdays, girlie evenings and work night outs. The Ivy Cookery School caters for parties of up to 60 or individuals looking for a fun, sociable evening improving their culinary skills and enjoying fine cuisine. There is nothing like an evening at The Ivy.