By: All Ireland Travel  05/12/2011

Dunguaire Castle is the youngest of the Mediaeval banquet locations, being constructed in the 16th century, though has the most dramatic of locations with its situation on a rocky outcrop overlooking Galway Bay. Guests are welcomed with a goblet of Mead, a traditional honey wine, in an inner chamber by the butler and ladies of the castle. After a short history of the castle and musical introduction guests climb he stairs to the Banquet Hall. A 4 course traditional Irish meal is followed by a 40 minute entertainment program of music, song and dance including excerpts from famous literary writers associated with the Galway region, such as Yeats, Synge, Gogarty and Shaw.

Menu - Irish Oak Smoked Salmon with Soda Bread, Traditional Leek and Potato Soup, Supreme of Chicken with a White Wine & Mushroom Cream Sauce, Fresh Seasonal Vegetables & Potatoes, Apple Pie with Cream, coffee or tea. * Vegetarian option available.

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