Food / March 2, 2022

Cloud Picker Coffee and Allta Winter House team up for Ukraine

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Food / March 2, 2022

Cloud Picker Coffee and Allta Winter House team up for Ukraine

Words: Shamim de Brún

Allta and Cloud Picker Coffee teams have put together a special fund-raising dinner in Allta Winter House for Ukraine this Tuesday, 8 March.

Tickets cost one hundred and seventy-five euros. Tables are limited to four and six people, with one hundred per cent of the proceeds going straight to charities. 

Glovebox will be open for walk-ins, with all their proceedings and going to the charities on the evening. There will be live entertainment from Toby Hatchett and guest mixologists, including the team from Bar 1661.

Jordan Bailey Aimsir

Guests will enjoy a series of dishes on the evening from some of Ireland’s best chefs, including Jordan Bailey (Aimsir), Christine Walsh (Éan), Keelan Higgs (Variety Jones), Rob Krawczyk (Restaurant Chestnut), Kevin Burke (Library Street), Harry Quinn (Pichet), Charlotte and Shane (Scéal bakery) and Hugh Higgins and Niall Davidson (allta).

They will also be launching an auction online with incredible prizes and experiences. First prise is dinner cooked by Mickael Viljanen of Chapter One in your own home. Other prizes include a summer party by Allta for a group of twenty in your own home, an overnight stay in Cliff House Hotel including dinner in their Michelin Star restaurant and a sea kayaking trip, a spa break in the beautiful Ice House Hotel, a stay in The Westbury, and a foraging masterclass with Cúan Greene.

Niall Davidson and Hugh Higgins

Cloud Picker has already managed to raise €30,000 for UNICEF for Ukraine through their raffle. The raffle will be drawn by Donal Skehan at the Chefs Unite for Ukraine dinner on Tuesday. And last weekend, Allta Winter House and Glovebox donated all their profits from Saturday to Razom for Ukraine. They are hoping to raise €50,000 in total.

Tickets for the Chefs Unite for Ukraine dinner in Allta Winter House go on sale tomorrow, 3 March at mid-day. They will be available from and

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