Neven Maguire, one of Ireland’s best-loved chefs, restaurateur and media personalities will give a Cookery Demonstration on Wednesday, November 23, at Ballykisteen Hotel.
The event is a joint fundraiser for both Bansha National School and the Glen of Aherlow Fáilte Society.
The award-winning chef and Head Chef/Owner of MacNean House & Restaurant in Blacklion, Co. Cavan, began cooking at 12 years of age in the kitchen of the restaurant which was then run by his parents. Neven took over MacNean House & Restaurant in 2001 and it is now one of Ireland’s top restaurants and luxury guest houses, consistently winning awards for its cuisine, wine offer and service.
One of Ireland’s most talented and innovative chefs, Neven has been named ‘Best Chef in Ireland’ at numerous awards. His MacNean House & Restaurant has also been presented with many awards for best dining and wine experience, food and hospitality. Neven has also won Best Food and Drink Blog in Ireland.
This year, he was awarded The Restaurants Association of Ireland’s ‘Mike Butt Award’ in honour of his contribution to the tourism industry. Neven received the prestigious award for his dedication to promoting Irish food across the world.
Tickets (€20) for Neven Maguire are available from Aherlow Tourist Office, 062 56331 / 086 8314443: Bansha National School, 062 54660; O Connells Shop Bansha and Kingston’s Shoe Shop Tipperary Town