Food & Wine

‘Farm’ combines intimate surroundings with elegant food

Posted on: 3rd November, 2014 in Food & Wine

‘Farm’ restaurant and wine bar — opening in the intimate premises of the old Malt House Granary on Ashe Street at the end of October — is a new venture for West Cork based husband and wife team, Jason and...

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Double win for West Cork Shellfish

Posted on: 3rd November, 2014 in Food & Wine

Beara Seafoods, established by fifth generation local fisherman Ger Lynch, picked up two accolades at Blas na hEireann – the Irish Food Awards. The company’s delectable Mussel Bites, developed from a family recipe, were honoured with the 2014 BIM Seafood...

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Tradition with a pinch of Atlantic Sea Salt

Posted on: 6th October, 2014 in Food & Wine

The Great Taste Golden Fork for Best Irish Speciality has been presented to Irish Atlantic Sea Salt of Beara in County Cork for its Irish Atlantic Sea Salt with Dill Pollen. The handcrafted sea salt, which is Ireland’s only sea...

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West Cork restaurants retain Michelin Guide status

Posted on: 6th October, 2014 in Food & Wine

Deasy’s Harbour Bar and Seafood Restaurant in Clonakilty and Fishy Fishy in Kinsale have retained their status amongst the top places to eat in Ireland. The West Cork establishments are two of twelve Bib Gourmand restaurants to feature in the...

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Scally’s SuperValu launches Ireland’s first in-store gluten-free bakery and food production facility

Posted on: 8th September, 2014 in Food & Wine

A large crowd turned out to welcome Rosanna Davison, former Miss World and coeliac, who was in West Cork on Thursday, August 28 to launch Ireland’s first in-store gluten-free bakery and food production facility at Scally’s SuperValu Clonakilty. Scally’s SuperValu, located...

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A ‘Taste of Bantry Bay’ at The Westlodge

Posted on: 8th September, 2014 in Food & Wine

The Westlodge Hotel and Leisure Centre in Bantry continues to go from strength to strength! Its recently appointed and supremely talented Head Chef Robert Farrell is delighted to announce that as part of the ever popular ‘Taste of West Cork’...

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Take a Taste of West Cork this September at Inchydoney

Posted on: 8th September, 2014 in Food & Wine

Bite into the most delicious food West Cork has to offer this September as the Taste of West Cork Food Festival takes place from September 5 to 14. ‘A Taste of West Cork’ Festival brings together a unique mix of...

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Awards and apples at The Courtyard Bar

Posted on: 8th September, 2014 in Food & Wine

The Courtyard Bar in Clonakilty was delighted this month to learn that it is the only bar in Munster to have been nominated for ‘Outside Space of the Year’ in the prestigious ‘Bar of the Year’ Awards. An expert panel...

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