The Great Irish Foodie Quiz 2012 Event:The Great Irish Foodie Quiz
Date: 01-03-2012



THE GREAT IRISH FOODIE QUIZ 2012

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BOOKING NOW CLOSED FOR THE GREAT IRISH FOODIE QUIZ 2012

BOOKING NOW CLOSED FOR THE GREAT IRISH FOODIE QUIZ 2012

BOOKING NOW CLOSED FOR THE GREAT IRISH FOODIE QUIZ 2012


PLEASE CALL 087 1320743 OR EMAIL IRISHFOODIE@GMAIL.COM IF YOU HAVE ANY QUERIES ABOUT THE EVENING OR YOUR BOOKING

ALL QUIZZERS WELCOME TO JOIN UP FOR A POST QUIZ DRINK AT H BAR, GRAND CANAL DOCK...SEE YOU ALL ON THURSDAY!!!!!!!

The Great Irish Foodie Quiz is in it's 3rd year and the 2012 Great Irish Foodie Quiz will take place on Thursday, 1st March from 7.30pm in The Circle Club of the Grand Canal Theatre in Dublin’s Docklands, with all proceeds going to Down Syndrome Ireland.

Entry to the Great Irish Foodie Quiz costs €80 for a team of four. To book your table just click on the button to the left 'SPONSOR ME NOW', enter your TEAM NAME in the 'personal message' area (very important), your own name and your details.

Organiser Chef Aine Maguire said “This is an opportunity for gourmets, gourmands and just plain gluttons to put their foodie knowledge to the test, have some fun and maybe even win one of our great prizes, all for a good cause!”

Myles McWeeney will MC the quiz which will consist of 8 rounds of 10 questions each. Each round will be made up of 6 food related questions, 3 general knowledge questions, and a wine question set by leading sommelier Mary O'Callaghan. The quiz will also feature practical challenges such as a wine tasting round, ingredients identification, and even figuring out what's in a cocktail especially designed for the night.

Prizes include .........
A Thermomix...worth over €1000....as seen on Masterchef and in all the best kitchens in the world
An overnight stay at 5* Cliff House Hotel in Ardmore, Co Waterford which includes dinner in their Michelin starred restaurant
A €200 dinner voucher for Chapter One Restaurant, one of Ireland's foremost restaurants, also with a Michelin Star
A €100 lunch voucher for L'Ecrivan, another of Ireland's Michelin restaurants
A cookery master class for 2 with Kevin Thornton at Thornton's restaurant
An 'Ayurvedic Break' at The Carlton Atlantic Hotel in Westport, Co Mayo, which includes B&B and a therapeutic treatment of your choice in the Ayurvedic C Spa
Overnight Stay with dinner and breakfast at Westport's 5 Star Knockranny House Hotel
Dinner with Champagne for 2 at The Shelbourne
A side of dry aged beef from Ennis Butchers in Rialto
A walk on part in Fair City......maybe even to help in the cafe!!!!
A voucher for 2 for the award winning gastro pub, The Exchequer, Dublin
A pair of Truffle Trees from MushroomStuff.com
4 VIP tickets to Taste of Dublin in June
2 VIP tickets to Swan Lake at the Grand Canal Theatre
Dinner for 4 with Champagne at The Magpie Inn, Dalkey, Dublin
A Breakfast Hamper from Prue & Simon's range of Irish Pork Products
2 tickets to see the charming Andrew Rudd do one of his famous and fun Cooking Demonstrations
A voucher for 2 for a Dublin Food Trail from fabfoodtrails.ie
A hamper of kitchen goodies from the Finnish company Magissio.com, donated by Houseworks, Dublin
2 VIP tickets to Swan Lake at The Grand Canal Theatre, Dublin
Dinner for 2 in WEST@THE 12.....in the wonderful awardwinning 12 Hotel in Bearna, Galway.

For further information contact irishfoodie@gmail.com or call 087 1320743, or find us on facebook




Down Syndrome Ireland

Down Syndrome Ireland is the national organisation of people with Down Syndrome and their families with over 3,000 member families and 25 voluntary branches nationwide. It is dedicated to being the primary source of support and information to people with Down syndrome, their families and the professional community, working towards an improved quality of life along with a respect and acceptance of people with Down syndrome as valued members of Society. Down Syndrome Ireland provide a wide range of supports and services to people with Down syndrome, their families and the professionals that assist them, from support services in the early days for new parents; through to early development; educational support; health advice; projects to develop independence; advocacy; and social activities, at both national and local level. Down Syndrome Ireland is almost fully reliant on donations and fundraising to support their work, so every penny really will make a difference. For more information on Down Syndrome Ireland visit www.downsyndrome.ie

My Online Sponsors to Date

Name Date Type Amount Comment
Anonymous 29-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Hi I would like a table of 4 for tonight
Rachel Clancy 29-02-2012 Donation €80.00 The Magpie
Róisín Ní Mhórdha 29-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Eat, Drink and Be Merry!
Conal Markey 29-02-2012 Donation €80.00 -
Rosemary Shortt 28-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Pickled Cabbages
sandra dillon 27-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Dublin Bay Pawns
Mark Walsh 27-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Love to Eat
Anonymous 27-02-2012 Donation €80.00 DSI Team
lucienne treyvaud 27-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Team Jessie. Lucienne Treyvaud
Bill o'dea 24-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Mushroomstuff
Gillian Duke 24-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Host PR table
Simon Rudd 23-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Mange Tout Mange Tout
Anonymous 22-02-2012 Donation €80.00 please Lettuce win!
gerard foote 22-02-2012 Donation €80.00 the eatin messers
Anonymous 22-02-2012 Donation €80.00 The Munch Bunch
Joanne Cronin 22-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Stitch and Bear
Anonymous 21-02-2012 Donation €80.00 sponsorship to take part in the great irish foodie quiz on march 1st in the grand canal theatre
Ciara Leahy 20-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Team CLAS
Jacinta Mc Glynn 20-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Choc Chick Cookies
Mary Kennedy 20-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Team McCaughan ...!!
Claire Morrissey 18-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Team La Cocina :D
Susan Hegarty 18-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Gluttons for punishment
Aodhagan Downey 15-02-2012 Donation €80.00 NICK'S BRING BACK THE BACON BIRTHDAY BONANZA Aodhagan Downey 37 Bath Ave Sandymount Dublin 4
Corinna Hardgrave 15-02-2012 Donation €80.00 ForknCork GTI
Anonymous 15-02-2012 Donation €80.00 INEZ
Kevin Maguire 15-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Meat & 3 Veg
Anonymous 14-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Spicy mince
Ciara Kennedy 13-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Ciara Kennedy's table
Nicolas Sezille 09-02-2012 Donation €80.00 team name: Cogito Ergo Nom
Emily Gibson 08-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Premier Crew
Fiona Teehan 08-02-2012 Donation €80.00 Bring it on!
Ruth Wassel 04-02-2012 Donation €80.00 table booked for Ruth Wassel
Anonymous 31-01-2012 Donation €80.00 We will Batter them all!
Elaine Murphy 31-01-2012 Donation €80.00 Pick 'n' Mix
Sinead Ryan 31-01-2012 Donation €80.00 May Contain Nuts!