Balla Lgfa are delighted to announce that Isabelle Basquille, Caoilinn Gilmartin, Kate Guilfoyle & Aoibhe Walsh have been selected for the Mayo U14 LGFA panel this year. These brilliant girls represented our club with pride over the last 8 tough weeks at the trials. We are super proud of them. Balla Abú 🇶🇦..
Mayo’s novel Nollaig Nog spreads Christmas cheer
People can’t get enough of this traditional festive drink made in Balla
written by : Oisín McGovern
Taken from Mayo News Living Section (LIVING 30 NOVEMBER 2021)
IT’S a staple beverage in American popular culture, but eggnog has been in Daniel McKittrick’s family for generations. For decades, the festive drink has been brewed by Daniel’s mother and grandmother using a unique family recipe.
Made from whole milk, fresh cream, eggs, sugar, vanilla flavouring and ground cinnamon and nutmeg, this particular brew is similar traditional American variant, but creamier and without the alcohol.
Today, Daniel is continuing a proud family tradition by making his brilliantly named ‘Nollaig Nog’ and supplying it from Balla to stores throughout the west of Ireland this Christmas.
After graduating with a degree in biomedical engineering from NUI Galway last autumn, the 24-year-old needed something to keep him occupied amid the autumn lockdown and a grim job market.
For the full story click on the Mayo News Website : MAYO NEWS / Living Section