Recipe for Crispy Duck Watercress Salad

December 1, 2010

While walking through the hotel this week I popped into the kitchens of our Cork restaurants in search of a new recipe to impress my family and friends with.  Head chef Craig gave me this great recipe for Crispy Duck Watercress Salad…I must say it sounds delicious! Enjoy and please do let me know how everyone got…

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‘Winter Rules’

November 1, 2010

It’s that time of year again when the wind and the rain take over life as we know it and harsh weather conditions impact the golf course.  Many will notice the sign ‘Winter Rules in effect’ displayed in the Pro Store,  for those of you who are not quite sure what…

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Halloween Kids Camps!

October 19, 2010

Halloween is upon is again and we all know that the kiddies will soon be getting ready to celebrate the occasion and of course parents will be going through extremes to keep the little ones busy, safe and happy! We have a fantastic line-up for the little ones this Halloween…

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Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn

September 3, 2010

As sad and all as it is I am afraid we have to bid a fond farewell to our 2010 summer and welcome the autumn months. What a summer it has been here at Fota Island Resort. Our Summer Kids Camps finished at our hotel in Cork on Saturday, 28th…

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Competition Results

August 30, 2010

On Sunday the 29th August 2010 we held the Junior Scratch Cup. The results were as follows: 1st Place – Gavin Kelly – Mallow 2nd Place – Jonathan Dunphy -Williamstown 3rd Place – Keith Bermingham -Castletroy Best Nett – Gary O ‘Flaherty – Blarney Congratulations to Gavin, Jonathan and Keith…

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A Tasty Midweek Treat – Lemon Cake Recipe

August 18, 2010

I think its time to tickle everyones taste buds with this fabulous recipe I got off our chef Philippe. I cant wait to go home and make it myself. I have attached a picture too but some how i don’t think i will get the presentation quiet as good as…

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Summer Golf Competitions

July 14, 2010

We here at Fota Island Resort Golf Club Cork would like to congratulate Crohan Fitzgerald from Castleisland Golf Club who recently won the Minor Scratch Cup which took place on June 13th 2010 and Eoin Hourihan from Slievenamon Golf Club who was victorious in the Intermediate Scratch Cup which took…

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Spinning has arrived at Fota Island Resort

July 13, 2010

We here at Fota Island Resort are thrilled to announce the launch of our new spinning classes.What exactly is spinning you may ask? Well I am here to explain the new class that will have you in tip top shape this summer. Spinning is a popular group class. According to…

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Spin right round baby right round with a charity spinning class at Fota Island Resort in aid of Childline

July 6, 2010

If you are one of the many people promising to get fit over the summer then this may your chance to take the first step in getting that motivation! On Tuesday 6th of July, Fota Island Resort will host a charity spinning class in aid of Childline, so while you’re…

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July 5, 2010

CORK WEEK – 10/07/2010 to 16/07/2010 www.corkweek.ie

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KINSALE ARTS WEEK – 10/07/2010 to 18/07/2010

July 2, 2010

Kinsale Arts Week is an arts festival that transforms the West Cork seaside town of Kinsale into a living gallery and performance venue for nine days and nights. Audiences can enjoy the best of visual art, music, dance, comedy, literature, film, theatre and family events in extraordinary settings.

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Cork Clipper Festival

June 30, 2010

Kinsale 2 – 7 July 2010 Cork 7 – 9 July 2010 www.corkclipperfestival.com The Clipper 09-10 Round the World Yacht Race started from the Humber on the east coast of the UK on13 September 2009. The Clipper Race is the only global competition where people from all walks of life…

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