Boyne Valley Flavours Christmas Gift Guide

Published on: 20th November 2019 @ 3:18 PM

It's that time of year again when all we go in search of the perfect Christmas gifts for our friends and family. This year, why not make your search easier by checking out all of the great gift ideas Boyne Valley Flavour members have to offer. With something for everyone from fabulous foodie delights to culinary adventures or magical stays in the Boyne Valley. By choosing to buy a gift from one of our members you are also supporting local businesses and families this Christmas. 

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Food & Drink Gift Ideas from the Boyne Valley

We have lots of ideas for delicious food & drinks gifts.

Great Northern Larder

Great Northern Larder are offering a great selection of delicious treats on their online Christmas Shop including a fabulous hamper including a mouth-watering selection of our sauces and some local Boyne Valley favourites delivered world-wide. The true flavour of Ireland and especially the Boyne Valley region, with local Irish apple cider vinegar, local Irish sea salt, rapeseed oil from just down the road, and our own small-batch sauces made with mostly local fruit and veg. Surprise and delight loved ones at home and abroad with a real taste of Ireland.

Rock Farm Slane

Treat yourself or loved ones to a delicious organic Christmas dinner this year with turkeys, hams and breakfast packs from Rock Farm Slane.

Organic Bronze Turkeys

Rock Farm’s turkeys are certified organic Hockenhull bronze turkeys, which have been reared as free range outdoor birds in our Forest Garden and grass paddocks under their organic certification. 

Organic or Free Range Christmas Hams

They have a limited number of dry cured hams (on and off the bone) for sale from the farm. This will be from their outdoor reared rare breed pigs and can be ordered on or off the bone. Organic Christmas Breakfast Packs

Order organic eggs, bacon, breakfast sausages as well as black and white pudding with your turkeys and hams.

Rock Farm Slane also offers Gold-Certified Ecotourism Luxury Camping on the River Boyne for fun-packed holidays as well as a host of fantastic fun activities.

Newgrange Gold

Newgrange Gold are offering a Premium Rapeseed Infusions Gift Box containing their Smokey, Garden Herbs with Lemon and their Chilli & Garlic Rapeseed Oil in one stylish Box! A wonderful present to give anyone who loves their cooking. There really is something for everyone in this sleek little gift box. Each Infusion is made using the Finest Cold Pressed Irish Rapeseed Oil Grown Pressed and Bottled in the Boyne Valley.

Listoke Gin

Listoke Distillery have two fantastic things to offer- 

The Gin School offers the exciting experience of making your own bottle of gin! For €95 per person, it lasts 3 hours and you will receive a distillery tour, followed by everyone choosing from hundreds of botanicals to make their own bottle of gin. While the gin is distilling you will sample some delicious local foods such as meats, cheeses, breads, dips. This experience is a bottomless gin and tonic experience!

They also offer gift boxes as present ideas which include any bottle of gin they make(Listoke 1777, raspberry & cacao and our sloe gin) with a large 500cl bottle of tonic and some juniper berries in a little jar.  If you wanted a little personal touch for a business handing these out to customers or employees we can also add an extra little touch to bottle also if needed with personalisation.


At Bee Wise, Kilmessan they are busy getting ready for Christmas making up gift sets with a variety of their beautiful products!

They currently have the following available to purchase -

Many types of honey from our own hives- run, soft set and honeycomb,

Candles made from 100% beeswax from their hives,Handcreams and Lipbalms all from natural products and contain their own honey and beeswax.

A variety of fruit jams all made by BeeWise containing all our their own homegrown fruit.

BeeWise will be attending some Christmas Markets in the next few weekends -

Ardboyne Hotel, Navan next Sun 24th Nov. from 11- 6

Johnstown Parish Fair, Navan Sunday 1st Dec. 2-6

Maperath Farm

Maperath Farm is a small free range family run farm founded on the principles of sustainable farming just outside Kells in Co.Meath. They have delicious free range bronze turkeys and geese perfect for a delicious Christmas. 

 Sheridan’s Cheesemongers

ps://’s Cheesemongers Meath outlet situated in the Virginia Road Station is the ideal stop to discover lots of fabulous foodie gifts with lots of local produce on offer as well as delicious cheese, wine and vouchers.

 A Bit On The Side

A Bit On The Side offer delicious award winning savoury gourmet jellies which would make an ideal gift for the foodie in your life. All made in Meath by Hilary McGrath. 


The Studio Coffee Roasters

The Studio Coffee Roasters offer a fantastic range of delicious artisan coffee and accessories for coffee lovers.

 McEntee’s Fine Teas

A treat for tea lovers, award winning tea from McEntee’s Fine Teas in Louth. Lots of different options along with lovely gift packs. 

 The Wooded Pig

At The Wooded Pig, they are passionate about producing the highest quality Irish charcuterie using ethically raised free range Irish Meat. Using traditional continental curing methods, at The Wooded Pig, they are embarking on a journey to develop a range of charcuterie products with an Irish twist. This delicious Irish charcuterie would make an ideal Christmas gift or a fabulous addition to your dinner table over the festive period.

Hogan's Farm
An award winning family farm that offers a selection of turkeys and other delicious product to make Christmas dinner extra special. 

Oriel Sea Salt

 Located in Port Oriel, Clogherhead, County Louth and founded by John Delany & Brian Fitzpatrick, Oriel is a multi-award winning company with product credentials including, PDO, Organic Trust, Origin Green, Kosher, Good Food Irl, European Community of Chefs. They are the only company in Europe to hold two EU Protected Designation of Origin status (PDO) for their Mineral Sea Salt and Deep Ocean Magnesium.

Slane Whiskey

For the Whiskey fans a bottle of Slane Whiskey is sure to go down well.

 Phoenix Delite

Chocolates from Phoenix Delite make an ideal Corporate Gift to say thank you to your colleagues or clients. They offer a wide range of delicious chocolates from their handmade Belgian chocolates range and sugar free handmade Belgian chocolates, to tasty  truffles. Phoenix Delites' chocolates are the perfect option for corporate gifts at any time of the year.

Hilda's Homemades

Hilda offers a fantastic range of homemade jams and chutneys perfect as a delicious Christmas gift or for a delicious Christmas treat for yourself!


Food & Drink Experience Gift Ideas in the Boyne Valley

 What better gift for a food lover that a foodie adventure in the Boyne Valley? We have lots of different suggestions from gin making classes to farm tours.

 Slane Food Circle

Join the award winning artisan producers of Slane Food Circle- Rock Farm Slane, The Cider Mill, Boyne Valley Farmhouse Cheese and Newgrange Gold for an unforgettable day visiting their farms, learning about their products and most importantly tasting their delicious products! 

Listoke Gin School

Listoke Distillery have two fantastic things to offer- 

The Gin School offers the exciting experience of making your own bottle of gin! For €95 per person, it lasts 3 hours and you will receive a distillery tour, followed by everyone choosing from hundreds of botanicals to make their own bottle of gin. While the gin is distilling you will sample some delicious local foods such as meats, cheeses, breads, dips. This experience is a bottomless gin and tonic experience!

Headfort Arms Hotel

The Headfort Arms Hotel offers a great array of Headfort Golfing, Activity & Spa packages.

The Vanilla Pod Restaurant offers Award-Winning Dining Experiences and Cafe Therese, Headfort Lounge and traditional Kelltic Bar offer more casual but not fewer quality options, all using locally sourced produce from the impressive display of Boyne Valley Producers.

The Headfort Spa Rooms offer a vast range of treatments using Irish peat-based products, bridal packages and much more. 

A voucher for Headfort Arms ticks a lot of boxes and is sure to go down a treat!


Located in the Cornmarket in Navan Co.Meath Bakealcious offers delicious bakes with an extensive Christmas menu with all the favourites such as Christmas cake and mince pies available to order. They also offer a beautiful afternoon tea experience.

 Scholars Hotel

Scholars Hotel in Drogeha Co.Louth offers vouchers for a range of fabulous dining experiences and overnight stays. A perfect base from which to explore the Boyne Valley.

 Tankardstown House

Give them a gift they’ll love this Christmas, with a Tankardstown Gift Voucher.

Available to use for Dining, Afternoon Tea, Overnight Stays or Spa Treatments.

 Conygham Arms Hotel

Located in the centre of Slane Co.Meath Conygham Arm’s Gift vouchers are always a welcome treat as they can be used against restaurant meals, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea, overnight accommodation, weekend or midweek breaks or special offers that may be available from time to time.

 The Cross Guns Gastropub

Give the gift of a delicious feast at The Cross Guns, a gastropub serving the best of Boyne Valley produce.

The Smugglers Rest

Treat your loved ones to a day by the sea in this atmospheric restaurant in Clogherhead, Co.Louth with a menu full of delicious local producer and seafood.

 The Cottages

These unique 5 star whitewashed seaside cottages are situated on the famous six mile sandy beach between the villages of Bettystown and Laytown, just 25 minutes from Dublin Airport, making them the perfect base from which to explore the hidden treasures of the Boyne Valley and Ireland’s Ancient East. An ideal getaway for a relaxing stay in the Boyne Valley.

 Newgrange Hotel Navan

The Newgrange Hotel situated in the heart of Navan Co.Meath offers vouchers for stays in the hotel and dining in the hotel. Their Bridge Restaurant features a delicious menu full of local produce. They also have a special Christmas Afternoon tea to get you in the festive mood. 

 Knightsbrook Hotel

A stunning hotel on the outskirts of the historic town of Trim Co.Meath a voucher for Knightsbrook covers overnight stays, dining and their fabulous spa. They also have an upcoming Christmas Fair on Sunday 08th December with lots of entertainment for the whole family.

 Trim Castle Hotel

The Trim Castle Hotel offer gift vouchers including some great packages for upcoming events

The Showband Show – Friday, 10th of Jan 2020 – Show Ticket, Dinner for Two & Overnight Stay - €120pps

The Three Tenors – Friday, 7th of February 2020 – Show Ticket, Dinner for Two & Overnight Stay - €120pps

Winter Escape – Includes One Night Stay, Dinner for Two & Bottle of Prosecco - €65pps

 The Glyde Inn

The famous Glyde Inn is renowned for its fabulous menu featuring lots of local seafood and produce. Located in the scenic village of Annagassan it is a must visit in the Boyne Valley.

 East Coast Cookery School

East Coast Cookery School gift vouchers are a wonderful present for that special someone in your life. They can be used on any of their fantastic Cooking Classes.

 The Central

The Central is an award winning, multi-purpose venue featuring 7 bars, a restaurant, heated beer gardens and a cafe – all conveniently located in the heart of Navan town centre.

Open 7 days a week, The Central serves food from early morning until late with live music every night. The Central supports local business with over 90% of food, suppliers and contractors sourced within Co. Meath

 The Bective

The Bective Restaurant in Kells Co.Meath is a relaxed, atmospheric restaurant in the heritage town of Kells.The Bective specialises in Irish beef and fish, with over 90% of food sourced within County Meath.

 Slane Castle

Why not treat your friends and family with the perfect gift. Slane Castle Gift Vouchers can be used in their stunning Gandon Room Restaurant or Browne’s Bar.

 Slane Distillery

Show your appreciation for staff, customers, friends or family this year with a special gift from Slane Distillery. 
From small tokens of appreciation, to customizable gift hampers and personalized bottles of Slane Irish Whiskey, there are plenty of unique gifts to choose from!
Can’t decide? We also have gift cards available which can be redeemed at Slane Distillery against experiences or bar and retail purchases!
Pop into our gift store or contact us directly on +353469030630. T&Cs apply, 18+ only for purchase.


 Teltown House

Situated in the heart of Co. Meath, Teltown Country House B&B is a 17th Century country house overlooking the River Blackwater. Teltown House is situated in the area of Teltown, which held the ancient Pre-olympic Tailteann Games and is approx. 25 minutes from all historical sites in the Ancient East Region.

 The Johnstown Estate

Give a gift card for the Johnstown Estate Hotel and let them discover the many delights it has to offer. 

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