As the festive season approaches, dive into the spirit of giving with unique presents from the heart of Cavan. Created In Cavan proudly presents a curated collection of Christmas gift ideas, each one reflecting the rich tapestry of our local community. From delectable treats to unique gift ideas, our local businesses have curated a Christmas experience that captures the spirit of the season.


Created In Cavan Recipe Book: A Culinary Masterpiece


Begin your gift-giving journey with the Created In Cavan Recipe Book. Filled with delightful recipes from local chefs and businesses, it’s a culinary masterpiece that captures the essence of our region. From hearty feasts to mouthwatering desserts, this book is a treasure trove of gastronomic delights.

The recipe book costs €15 and the proceeds go towards three Cavan Charities, who are doing amazing work in our County; Cavan Autism Parents Support CLG, Breffni Blues Special Olympics Club and CUAN Cancer Support Centre.

The recipe book can be purchased from any of the following businesses: 

  • Tourist Office – Cavan Library Building
  • Cavan County Museum – Ballyjamesduff
  • Oak Room Restaurant – Cavan Town
  • Connolly Brothers – Cavan Town
  • MacNean House & Restaurant – Blacklion
  • Hawthorn Lodge B&B – Belturbet
  • Candle Light Book Shop – Cavan Town
  • Cavan Crystal Hotel – Dublin Road, Cavan
  • Chapter One – Dublin Road, Cavan
  • Breffni Arms Hotel – Arvagh
  • Sushi Mania – Virginia
  • Dinkins Bakery – Cavan & Cootehill
  • The Keepers Arms – Bawnboy
  • Herd Butchery – Butlersbridge
  • Latte Da – Cavan Town

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McGurren’s Artisan Butchers


For the connoisseur of fine meats, McGurren’s Artisan Butchers presents a range of premium cuts and gourmet meat. They have an array of Christmas Combo and hamper deals available. Give the gift of culinary excellence, allowing your loved ones to savour the finest cuts of Cavan in every bite.




Encourage well-being with HealthTea’s range of pure, natural, and delicious tea blends. Crafted in Cavan, each blend offers a moment of tranquility. Gift health and serenity to those who love to unwind with a soothing cup. A haven for tea lovers with a selection bound to please all tastes and preferences! They also offer wellness oil blends for everything from headache relief to decongestion. Start shopping here. 


Katrina’s Artisan Cakes


Surprise someone special with a bespoke cake from Katrina’s Artisan Cakes. These custom creations are a delightful blend of artistry and taste, perfect for adding sweetness to festive gatherings and special occasions.


Aíne Handmade Chocolate


Indulge your sweet tooth this year with the exquisite handmade chocolates from Áine Handmade Chocolate! Created with passion and precision, these delightful treats are perfect for gifting and savouring during the festive season. Visit their online shop here.


Barry John Gourmet Sausages


The perfect gift this Christmas. Whether you’re looking for a unique gift for someone or corporate gift to treat a customer or reward your staff, have you thought about a box of delicious Barry John Sausages sent directly to their door? Bring Christmas cheer to any household. Simply choose your flavours and add a personalised message. Find out more on their website here.


HERD Butchery


Elevate your holiday feasts with HERD Butchery’s combo packs! Unveil a world of flavour with thoughtfully curated selections of premium meats, perfect for creating festive meals that impress.


Morans Mega Jam


From classic preserves to unique fruit medleys, Moran’s Mega Jam promises a jarful of festive delights. Explore their vibrant hampers and gift packs and discover the magic of handcrafted jams

The Keepers Arms


The Keepers Arms kitchen is a hive of activity in November and early December with the fabulous aromas of their Christmas Baking. From the delicious Taste of Cavan award winning Christmas Puddings to Brandy Mince Pies, and their Cherry and Sultana Rum Cake! Find out more on their website here.


Vanilla Bean Patisserie


Experience the magic of gifting this season with Vanilla Bean Patisserie’s delectable desserts, delivered straight to your loved one’s door! Elevate the joy of Christmas with a delightful array of sweet treats. Choose from a selection so tempting, you might need one for yourself! Visit their online shop here.




Explore the enchanting offerings at Chapter. Discover a trove of extraordinary gift ideas and delightful Christmas food options available for pre-order. Whether it’s luxurious hampers or all the trimmings for a perfect Christmas feast, Chapter has you covered. Explore the festive wonders on their website. Spoil yourself and make this holiday season truly exceptional!


Corleggy Cheese


For the cheese enthusiast, Corleggy Cheese offers handcrafted, award-winning cheeses. Elevate their cheeseboard with flavours that reflect Cavan’s rich dairy heritage. They also offer a one-day cheese making class for those looking to take their cheeseboards to the next level with their own unique flare. Find out more on their shop here.


A Hotel Voucher


Why not give the gift of an overnight stay or evening meal in one of our Hotel members and gift the perfect Created in Cavan experience. Choose from Cavan Crystal Hotel, Hotel KimoreThe Breffni Arms HotelCabra Castle HotelCrover House HotelHawthorn Lodge B&BThe Anglers Rest, Farnham Estate or The Keepers Arms.


A Restaurant Voucher


The gift of a day or night out to savour the flavours of Cavan is the perfect gift this Christmas. All our hospitality members support local food producers and guarantee an amazing experience. Choose from Adventure 21 CaféCafé NuaChapterCrafts of IrelandDatse’s Café and CakesLatte DaMac Nean House and RestaurantMurphs Gastro PubNomad CoffeeThe Oakroom RestaurantThe Castle Sports and Gastro Bar, Chilli Lounge, or Virginia Cookery School!


This Christmas, choose from the exceptional offerings within the Created In Cavan Network, where each purchase supports local talent and craftsmanship. Unwrap joy, share love, and make this Christmas season truly memorable.

To enquire about membership contact