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Win a €500 Avoca Voucher in Association With the An Post Irish Book Awards, as Featured in the Sunday Independent

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Avoca on the Catwalk at Look the Business 2019 with The Gloss Magazine

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Avoca Proudly Sponsors the Irish Book Awards 2019

We are beyond excited to be sponsoring the Cookbook of the Year category at this year's An Post Irish Book Awards!

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Book Your Christmas Party at Avoca

Our Events Spaces And Restaurants Make Wonderful Christmas Party Destinations. Complete With Delicious Festive Dishes, Twinkly Lights, Warm Ambiance And Wonderful Service, We Offer A Host Of Options For Every Sort Of Christmas Gathering.

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Avoca at the Airport Wins Global Travel Retail Award

We Are Delighted To Announce That Our Avoca Store At Dublin Airport Has Won Collaboration Of The Year At The 2019 Frontier Awards! The Frontier Awards Celebrate Innovation And Creativity Within The International Travel Retail Sector And Have Been Running For 36 Consecutive Years.

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Lesser Known Grapes: November Wine Club

We are pleased to announce we will be holding another wine tasting event at Avoca Ballsbridge this November! On Tuesday 5th November from 7pm we are inviting guests to join us for an evening of discovering lesser known grape varieties.

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Santa at Powerscourt 2019

The Big Guy is back! Yes, that’s right, it’s that time of year again. Santa Claus himself will be making his way to Avoca Powerscourt very soon! Tickets will be going on sale this Thursday, Oct. 3rd at 10.00 am. Visit this page then to book tickets.

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A Taste of Tuscany: October Wine Club

Following on from the popularity of our Summer Wine Down tasting evening, we are pleased to announce we will be holding another wine tasting event at Avoca Ballsbridge this October!

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An Evening with Darina Allen at Avoca Dunboyne

There’s no doubt that Darina is one of Ireland’s most beloved chefs. We are very excited to be hosting an evening with Darina Allen at Avoca Dunboyne to celebrate the launch of her brand new cookbook, One Pot Feeds All! Taking place on Thursday 3rd October, doors will open at 7pm with the demos by Darina taking place from 7.30pm until around 9pm.

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Meltdown Pop Up at Avoca Ballsbridge

We are so excited to announce that the wonderful Meltdown will be our next Pop Up at Avoca Ballsbridge! Taking up residency in our pop up kitchen from Monday 16th September, Meltdown will serve as the perfect Autumn pop up, offering delicious comfort food in the form of all different kinds of cheese toasties!

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Four Sensory Experience Days with VOYA at Avoca Rathcoole

September is organic month, and to join in raising awareness of organic products, brands, and producers, we’re holding a wonderful pop up experience with Voya at Avoca Rathcoole!

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Cookery Demo with Donal Skehan at The Fern House

Celebrating the release of Donal Skehan’s brand new cookbook, ‘Super Food in Minutes’! We’ll be hosting a Cookery Demo at the Fern House, Avoca Kilmacanaoge on Monday 16th September, doors will open at 7pm with the demo taking place from 7.30pm until around 9pm.

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Avoca Factory Sale 2019

Our annual Avoca 2019 Factory Sale from Thursday 19th September for four days only! Come along and rummage to your hearts content at the pink factory building beside the entrance to Avoca Kilmacanoge.

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Book Signing with Donal Skehan at Avoca Malahide

We’re delighted to announce we’ll be having the wonderful Donal Skehan in with us at Avoca Malahide on Thursday 12th September from 11.30-1pm for a book signing of his fab new book!

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Summer Wine Down at Avoca Ballsbridge

Wine tasting evening in the beautiful surrounds of Fodder Restaurant at Avoca Ballsbridge. Our resident sommelier John Hoade will be showcasing a selection of 6 wines perfect for this time of year with the help of our good friends from Mitchell and Son Wine Merchants.

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Max Benjamin Sensory Garden Pop Up at Avoca Rathcoole

Irish, family-owned candle makers Max Benjamin will be bringing a wonderful pop up experience to Avoca Rathcoole from 1st August, and we couldn’t be more thrilled!

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Kale + Coco Pop Up at Avoca Ballsbridge

We are so excited to announce that the fabulous Kale + Coco will be our next Pop Up at Avoca Ballsbridge!

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Avoca Collaborate with Trinity College

We have collaborated with Trinity College Dublin to design an exclusive range of woven pieces inspired by Trinity’s iconic buildings, architecture and alumni.

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Summer Wellness at Avoca

This Summer at Avoca we’re celebrating wellness, and finding the joy in taking care of ourselves, mind, body and soul.

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Avoca Mill Welcomes HRH The Duchess of Cornwall

On Tuesday 21st May 2019, we were honoured to welcome Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall on a private tour of our weaving mill in Avoca Village.

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I Love Linen Event at Avoca Belfast

On Thursday 30th May, we are hosting a linen workshop at our Belfast store! We will be gathering together to celebrate this stylish and sustainable natural fabric.

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Easter Fun at Avoca Kilmacanoge

Hop by and say hello this Easter Saturday at Avoca Kilmacanoge! We have lots of fun planned and some tasty treats hidden around the garden for you to find.

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An Easter Feast the Avoca Way

This Easter, we're championing the fresh, seasonal food we love. Take the hassle out of home catering with our hand-prepared bestselling favourites.

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An Evening of Food and Fashion with Image Magazine

The evening of Tuesday 26th March 2019 marks the launch of our Spring/Summer 2019 fashion collection. To celebrate we're holding this wonderful event.

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Avoca Malahide Cafe Highly Commended by Georgina Campbell

We were delighted for the café at Avoca Malahide to receive a 'Highly Commended' mention from Georgina Campbell at the Irish Breakfast Awards on Tuesday 19th February.

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Avoca Ballsbridge is Open!

Come visit us at Avoca Ballsbridge is the thirteenth Avoca store to open. An elevated food concept store which promises to be a fabulous experience for every foodie.

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Valentine's Tasting Menu at Salt

To celebrate Valentine's Day, Salt have put together a wonderful five course tasting menu. What better way to show your Valentine you care?

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Confetti Balloons Pop Up at Avoca

Make your Valentine’s heart pop with a wonderful Confetti Balloons balloon! Popping up at Avoca Rathcoole and Avoca Kilmacanoge on the 9th, 10th, 13th and 14th February.

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Halloween Fun at Avoca Dunboyne

We’re hosting a frighteningly fun Halloween event at Avoca Dunboyne! With pumpkins, spooky storytelling, face painting and more. It's sure to be fun for all the family.

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SOLD OUT - Avoca Cookery Demos November 2018 - Malahide

We are thrilled to be hosting a fantastic line-up of chefs at Avoca Malahide this November, all planning to take us through some of their most loved recipes and cooking tips.

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SOLD OUT - Avoca Cookery Demos November 2018 - Dunboyne

We are thrilled to be hosting a fantastic line-up of chefs at Avoca Dunboyne this November, all planning to take us through some of their most loved recipes and cooking tips.

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An Evening with Darina Allen in Association with Irish Country Magazine

We are thrilled to be hosting an evening with Darina Allen and Irish Country Magazine at Avoca Kilmacanoge to celebrate the launch of her brand new cookbook.

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Blas na hEireann Food Awards 2018

We were delighted to pick up four awards at this years Blas na hEireann Irish Food Awards!

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Malahide Family Fun Day 2018

Taking place Saturday 15th September from 12 - 4pm, this year's Family Fun Day at Avoca Malahide is sure to be a great day out for all the family.

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Avoca Handweavers 2018 Factory Sale

We're very excited to announce that we'll be holding the Avoca Handweavers 2018 Factory Sale from Wednesday 12th - Sunday 16th September!

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Avoca AW18 Fashion Launch at Avoca Dunboyne

With a catwalk of brand new Autumn/Winter looks, a home-grown seasonal menu, live music and fantastic company, this was definitely a night to be remembered!

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Taste of the Emerald Isle at Selfridges London

From now until the end of September 2018, we are thrilled to be stocking a small, curated selection of Avoca Food in the fabulous Food Hall of Selfridges London.

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Dining in Dublin: Salt Café Write-Up

The fabulous foodie team over at diningindublin.ie kindly gave us a lovely mention on their website! Check out the full article here.

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Free Yoga Class in the Gardens of Kilmacanoge

On Saturday 14th July 2018 from 11am - 1pm, Avoca invites you to a morning of FREE outdoor yoga in the stunning gardens of our Avoca Kilmacanoge store.

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New Fairy Trail at Malahide Castle and Gardens

As if Malahide Castle and Gardens wasn’t magical enough! Bring your little ones down to find the fairies with us this weekend, for an especially magical day out.

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Mitchell & Son Wine Tasting Evening at Dunboyne

After the success of their last event, Mitchell & Son are holding another fantastic wine tasting evening this Thursday 14th June 2018 at Avoca Dunboyne.

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Avoca Moll's Gap Turns 25!

The 10th May 2018 marks the 25th birthday of Avoca Moll's Gap! We are delighted to be celebrating this milestone, with all who have made it possible for us.

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Fashion and Fun at Malahide, Kilmac & Moll's Gap

During May 2018 we will be hosting some fantastic fashion events with the designer of our gorgeous new Avoca collection, Liz Quin.

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Avoca's New Spring/Summer Collection Featured on TV3's Xposé

We were delighted that our new Spring/Summer collection was featured on TV3's Xposé this week. We hope you all love the new collection as much as we do!

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Easter Lollies for LauraLynn

We are delighted to say that over the course of the weekend, over €1000 was raised for the LauraLynn Foundation.

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Introducing Avoca's New Spring/Summer 2018 Collection

On 21st March we launched our new Spring/Summer fashion collection in our beautiful Fern House Café. We were delighted to showcase our new offerings.

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Happy First Birthday, Avoca Dunboyne!

We are delighted to announce that Avoca Dunboyne will be celebrating its first birthday this Saturday 7th April!

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Avoca Mount Usher Highly Commended in Georgina Campbell's Best Breakfast Awards

We were thrilled to discover that The Garden Café at Avoca Mount Usher came highly commended in Georgina Campbell's Irish Breakfast Awards 2018.

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Avoca Dunboyne Wins Best Café in Meath

Thank you very much to the Irish Restaurant Awards, who awarded Avoca Dunboyne’s Fork Café Best Café in Meath 2018!

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Red Weather Warning - Avoca stores CLOSED

We hope to re-open our stores as soon as possible, and will update across our social channels. Our priority is the safety and well-being of our customers and staff.

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New Year, New You Cookery Demos

AVOCA are running a series of cookery demos in Kilmacanogue to help you kick start the New Year 2018 with healthy, feel good recipes.

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KDK 100% Wool Collection Launches Exclusively with Avoca

For AW17, KDK have launched a range of 100% wool blanket scarves in 6 prints inspired by the beauty of Ireland.

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Avoca Cookery Demos in Dunboyne

We’re running a series of Cookery Demos in our fabulous new events space at Avoca Dunboyne to get you ready for the festive season 2017.

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Avoca Charity Cookery Demo in Aid of Focus Ireland

The Avoca Charity Cookery Demo in aid of Focus Ireland is back for its second year. This year’s demo will be hosted by Ballymaloe’s Rory O’Connell.

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We Won! Retail Excellence Lifestyle Store of the Year

We are thrilled to share the amazing news that Avoca Dunboyne won Lifestyle Store of the Year at the Retail Excellence Awards 2017!

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Christmas Turkey, Ham, Goose and More to Order from the Avoca Butchers

Whatever you’re serving up this Christmas, the Avoca Butchers look forward to helping you pull off the perfect festive feast.

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Avoca Moll's Gap Christmas Shopping Event

On Saturday the 18th November 2017, we are delighted to be hosting a fabulous Christmas Shopping Event for all our customers at Avoca Moll's Gap.

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MoMuse 9kt Gold Circle Collection launches in Avoca Stores

We are super excited to announce that MoMuse’s 9kt Gold Circle Collection has landed exclusively in Avoca stores.

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Avoca Announces the Addition of Dublin Herbalist Claire Gardiner

Claire Gardiner, Dip.Herb, ND, is the creator and maker at Dublin Herbalists Skincare. This is an all-natural skincare collection created and made in Ireland.

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Avoca Malahide Customer Evening with James Patrice

The fab social media sensation James Butler (or James Patrice as his followers may know him) will be hosting our style masterclass with Salsa jeans.

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Avoca Malahide Spooky Storytelling

Join us in Avoca Malahide for a morning of spooky story reading with our White Witch on Sunday 29th October 2017 from 11.30am – 1.30pm.

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Dine with Bordeaux & Tomas Clancy at The Fern House Cafe, Kilmacanoge

Dine with Bordeaux and Tomas Clancy at The Fern House Cafe, Avoca Kilmacanoge, on Wednesday October 18th 2017 at 6.30pm.

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Avoca Launches AW 2017 Collection

Our AW17 collection is all about discovering fun through fashion with an eclectic mix of Irish and European brands across womenswear and menswear.

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The Burren Perfumery Launches New Fragrance Collection

The Burren Perfumery expertly makes small batch perfumes and cosmetics on-site and by hand and are available in Avoca stores nationwide from 24th July 2017.

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Exclusive: Elysium by Max Benjamin at AVOCA

The new exotic Elysium collection will be available exclusively in AVOCA from September 1st 2017.

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Family Fun Day at Malahide Castle

Activities, promotions and prizes are afoot on what promises to be a great day out for all the family. We are looking forward to seeing you there!

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New Summer Dishes from Avoca-To-Go

We have added these delicious summer inspired dishes to our Avoca-To-Go selection.

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Behind The Scenes: Avoca Butcher

Avoca are thrilled to announce the opening of the first Avoca Butcher in our Monkstown Food Market and Avoca Dunboyne.

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