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Market in Kinsale

Farmers Market

Sets up on the wee square across from the tourist office; this is the place to buy artisan foods straight from the producer.
Glass in Kinsale

Kinsale Crystal

Exquisite work by an ex-Waterford craftsperson who stands by the traditional 'deep-cutting, high-angle' style. A million tiny sparkles greet you as you enter.
Market in Skibbereen

Farmers Market

One of Ireland's biggest and liveliest farmers markets, a showcase for the best of West Cork food and drink; there's often live music laid on as well.
Food in Clonakilty

Edward Twomey

This family butcher shop is the best place in town to buy Clonakilty black pudding, based on an original recipe from the 1880s.
Food in Glandore & Union Hall

Union Hall Smoked Fish

Union Hall smoked salmon is renowned. You can buy it here at this factory outlet, along with fresh catches and live shellfish.
Art in Kinsale

Giles Norman Gallery

Evocative black-and-white imagery of Ireland from a master of the genre. Prints start at €20 unframed and €30 framed.
Arts & Crafts in Kinsale

Granny's Bottom Drawer

Top quality Irish linen, woollens, leather goods, damask, furniture and vintage-style homewares.
Market in Clonakilty

Farmers Market

Clonakilty's farmers market sets up in a car park, down an alley beside O'Donovan's Hotel.