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Go Shuck Yourself

1 reviewThe Burren, Ireland

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Experience hosted by Gerry

60 mins
Includes food, equipment
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

We'll welcome to you to our red building on the pier in New Quay , Co. Clare.
Here you can see the sea being pumped into the building feeding our happy oysters.
You'll select oysters directly out of the sea. We'll give you a 15 minute masterclass in how to shuck oysters or indeed help you perfect your existing skill!
Once your comfortable in Shucking , we'll send you on your merry way with a dozen of carefully packed oysters, Some lemon wedges , Mini Tabasco , an oyster knife, plates and napkins, for your Oyster picnic. (we may even offer some recommendations for picnic spots!)
The whole shucking masterclass experience lasts 20 minutes.
We'll welcome to you to our red building on the pier in New Quay , Co. Clare.
Here you can see the sea being pumped into the building feeding our happy oysters.
You'll select oysters directly out of the sea. We'll give you a 15 minute masterclass in how to shuck oysters or indeed help you perfect your existing skill!
Once your comfortable in Shucking , we'll send you on your merry way with a dozen of carefully packed oysters, S…

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What's included

  • Food
    3-4 Oysters to learn to shuck. Followed by a dozen Oysters to take away.
  • Equipment
    An oyster Knife and protective shucking equipment.
From $31
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Gerry

Host on Airbnb since 2018
  • 1 Review
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We are Gerry and Ciara , a Father daughter team with a seafood business in North Clare. Gerry, a qualified marine biologist and Ciara with a qualification in Outdoor Education. Both are lovers of the Sea. We ship Our Flaggy Shore Oysters to restaurants in Ireland and globally. Following on from our Successful "Shuck Off" Oyster experiences we have decided to offer a new experience. This Shucking masterclass combines the opportunity to learn a new skill , with a ready to go picnic of oysters to enjoy in any of the stunning locations on our doorstep or indeed the comfort of your own accomodation.
We are Gerry and Ciara , a Father daughter team with a seafood business in North Clare. Gerry, a qualified marine biologist and Ciara with a qualification in Outdoor Education. Both are lovers of the Sea. We ship Our Flaggy Shore Oysters to restaurants in Ireland and globally. Following on from our Successful "Shuck Off" Oyster experiences we have decided to offer a new experience. This Shucking masterclass combines the opportunity to learn a new skill , with a ready to go picnic of oysters to…
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Where you'll be

The experience takes place in our premises in New Quay, Co Clare. The red building by the sea! Directly behind Linnanes Lobster Bar.
We are 45 mins drive south from Galway City and 45 mins drive North from Cliffs of Moher.

Eircode: H91E7TE into Google Maps.

1 review

Yueru
August 2020
We met Ciara and Gerry. And we talked a lot and they shared their stories, which made me feel connected with them. very friendly people, and it was lovely talking to them. And of course, the oyster tasted great!

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

If you like Oysters but have never mastered the skill of opening them this is your opportunity. We promise to show you how to do it safely and quickly.