See some of the other family businesses below
The Ballymaloe Shop is located at Ballymaloe House. here you will find a range of Irish designer crafts, wool blankets and scarves, cook books, kitchen accessories, bakeware, kitchen and dining textiles, pottery, pots, saucepans, knives, food and lots more.
The Ballymaloe Café serves delicious café-style lunches and mouth watering home made cakes. Open every day from 10am to 5pm. Facebook The Cafe at the end of the shop
Ballymaloe Grainstore is available to be used for any occasion including concerts, weddings, lectures, family events, exhibitions, workshops, classes, demonstrations, dances, etc.
The internationally renowned Ballymaloe Cookery School, run by Darina Allen, is located two miles from Ballymaloe House. There are many cookery courses and demonstrations on throughout the year.
In the 1930's Ivan Allen started growing tomatoes on Ballymaloe farm. However he found that when he tried to sell them at the local markets, people didn't know what they were!