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Say Bonjour to Aldi’s French Wine Range

Say Bonjour to Aldi’s French Wine Range

Historically, France has produced some of the finest vintages in the world and its regions have lent their names to some of the world’s most famous grapes. With autumn already upon us, and Christmas just around the corner, now is the perfect time to fall in love with French wines all over again.   The […]

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Golden Fork Great Taste Award

Golden Fork Great Taste Award

Celebrating the very best in food and drink, Great Taste, the world’s most coveted food awards, has reached its grand finale for 2017. The Great Taste Golden Fork for the best food or drink from Ireland was presented to Hugh Maguire Butchers from Meath for its Smoked Black Pudding, a product that has also been […]

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Airfield Estate  Festival of Food

Airfield Estate Festival of Food

Set over 38 acres, Airfield Estate is an award-winning urban farm, organic food and ornamental gardens, and visitor attraction, just a stone’s throw from the city sprawl. This September, the Airfield Estate Festival of Food promises a weekend packed with fun for all the family. Entry to the Airfield Estate Festival of Food is free […]

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West Cork Named As Ireland’s Premier Foodie Destination 2017

West Cork Named As Ireland’s Premier Foodie Destination 2017

The Restaurants Association of Ireland have declared West Cork as the winners of Foodie Destinations 2017 last week. After a rigorous few weeks of applications, regional judging visits and over 10,000 online votes, West Cork was declared the winner after beating out some of the best finalists the competition has seen to date. From events […]

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URBAN BREWING OFFICIALLY OPENS AT THE CHQ BUILDING DUBLIN

URBAN BREWING OFFICIALLY OPENS AT THE CHQ BUILDING DUBLIN

Urban Brewing, a new venture from Carlow Brewing Company, will officially open its doors to the public on 30th August 2017. Dublin’s newest craft brewery, bar and restaurant has made its home in 1,000 square metres of a restored 19th century bonded warehouse (previously known as Stack A) where precious cargo like wine, tobacco, tea […]

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Puck Fair 2017

Puck Fair 2017

A festival almost as synonymous with Ireland and its culture as St Patrick’s Day, the annual Puck Fair celebrations provide a unique draw not only to those visiting our shores from far off climes, but also to Irish natives living abroad, who use the annual event as a fun and exciting opportunity to return home. […]

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Teeling Whiskey Triumphs with 8 Gold medals at International Spirit Competitions

Teeling Whiskey Triumphs with 8 Gold medals at International Spirit Competitions

Teeling Whiskey continues to build on its international reputation as the leading Independent Irish whiskey by winning 8 gold medals in International Spirits Competitions during July. This brings to 116, the number of awards won by Teeling Whiskey over the last four years. At the annual 2017 Irish Whiskey Masters, held in London and announced […]

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From the butchers to the smokehouse,  refined Irish classics shine at Great Taste

From the butchers to the smokehouse, refined Irish classics shine at Great Taste

Following more than 60 days of judging, the results of the world’s most coveted food awards, Great Taste, have just been released, with many producers in Ireland now celebrating. Out of a record breaking 12,336 products to be judged, 4,347 were awarded a highly prized Great Taste accolade and a remarkable 444 are based in Ireland. […]

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A Taste of West Cork Food Festival 2017

A Taste of West Cork Food Festival 2017

Variety is the spice of life, and it is a spice that this year’s A Taste of West Cork Food Festival has in abundance! With thirty three guest chefs, and a plethora of events for families, friends, couples, and food-lovers alike, it’s no wonder celebrity Chef Derry Clarke, (of Michelin Star L’Ecrivan restaurant fame) is […]

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Aldi Gin Is Amongst The Best In The World!

Aldi Gin Is Amongst The Best In The World!

Boyle’s Gin, Aldi’s now infamous and exclusive Irish Gin has won two awards at the International Wine & Spirits Competition, which was held recently in London. Boyle’s Premium Small Batch Irish Gin is made by Blackwater Distillery in Waterford, and was awarded two silver medals – one in the Gin (London Dry – 40%) only […]

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