Shopping local has never been as important, and it is the best way of finding that novel and unique gift. So, Galway Food Tours (GFT) have teamed up with Galway institutions including McCambridges of Galway, My Shop Granny Likes It, Tigh Neachtain, Pálás Galway Arthouse Cinema and America Village Apothecary & Tasting Room
For a stocking filler with a twist: Pop into Tigh Neachtains Pub and pick up Irish Socksciety customised socks made especially for the pub and a voucher for a GFT daytime voucher. This can be used whenever you feel like exploring and eating your way around the city. This is sold in Tigh Neachtains (1 pair of Irish Socksciety Tigh Neachtains design socks and 1 GFT Day Tour Voucher) Price €55.
Nothing nicer after big Christmas dinner than a sip of Irish Apple Brandy from Longueville House and a square or two of chocolate from Proper Chocolate Company with a GFT Voucher to be used in 2019. This is a perfect way to discover Galway through a whole new culinary light. On sale in McCambridges : (1 baby bottle of Longueville Brandy, Handmade from Bean to Bar Chocolate from the Proper Chocolate Company and GFT Day Tour Voucher) Price €55.
For movie buffs and food lovers get a great Pálás Arthouse Cinema ticket combined with a Food Tour Voucher. This gift feeds your body and your soul. Choose an interesting movie in the stunning Arthouse cinema and when you are feeling peckish join a GFT taking you around wonderful and tasty spots in the city. On sale at www.galwayfoodtours.com (Pálás Arthouse Cinema Ticket and a GFT Day Tour Voucher) Price €55
The Tasting Rooms and GFT have teamed up to offer an original gift for the food and drink lover in your life. The Tasting Room (America Village Apothecary) tonics will be the perfect ingredient when making your perfect g&t before you head out on the Galway Food Tour. “Davey’s Quinine Tonic Syrup makes the best Gin & Tonic ever” . [John McKenna] Available in house on Dominick Street at the Tasting Rooms (Medium Tonic Syrup and a GFT Day Tour Voucher) Price €55
Or you could write down all your New Year’s resolutions or shorts stories you’ve been penning in the Irish Designed notebook from My Granny Likes it – contemporary Irish craft and design gift shop in Galway city, and come and a food journey around Galway with a GFT day time voucher. Available to buy in My Granny Likes it (Set of Two Irish A6 notebooks decorated with original Dollybird Designs and GFT Day Tour Voucher) Price €55.
For more information, shop local or pop onto www.galwayfoodtours.com.