Posts Tagged ‘Tipperary Food’

Tipperary Food Producers Hosted Great Taste Awards Judging

Friday, May 6th, 2016 in Foodie Articles, Good Food | No Comments »

  It was a feast for the senses as Tipperary Food Producers hosted Great Taste Awards judging for the first time.   The spirit of meitheal was alive and well in Tipperary this week as the Tipperary Food Producers Network welcomed the Guild of Fine Food and a host of Irish and international judges for […]

James Whelan brings home the bacon with this year’s GOLD Q award!

Monday, September 21st, 2015 in Foodie Articles, Good Food | No Comments »

The winners have been announced for this year’s Irish Quality Food and Drink Awards with James Whelan Butchers celebrating their Gold Award win – beating more than 1,000 products in 85 categories. The Dry Cure Rack of Bacon won the ultimate award but three other producers won Gold awards too: The Gold Small Producer award […]

Tipperary Food Producers Long Table Dinner 2015 in Coolbawn Quay

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 in Foodie Articles, Good Food | No Comments »

The 2015 Tipperary Food Producers “Long table Dinner” attracted more than 170 people last Wednesday night. The beautiful, idyllic Coolbawn Quay was the location for this wonderful night of culinary delights. In keeping with the Long Table Dinner custom, only food from Tipperary was served at the sumptuous traditional feast. Fresh, seasonal produce from over […]

Long Table Dinner 2015

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 in Foodie Articles, Good Food | No Comments »

Tipperary Food Producers shoot for the stars at Coolbawn Quay; Perfect Ingredients for an evening on Lough Derg The Tipperary Food Producers Network is once again hosting a Long Table Dinner, set this year in the idyllic surrounds of Coolbawn Quay on the shores of Lough Derg, Co Tipperary. The banquet promises to broaden the […]

James Whelan Butchers: The Art of Salad

Friday, July 12th, 2013 in Foodie Articles | No Comments »

I think it’s safe to say that current generations growing up in Ireland will undoubtedly have a much more sophisticated palate than those of us in the vicinity of the half century mark.    What we have had to work hard at in order to re-educate our taste buds, they take very much for granted.  I […]

James Whelan Butchers: Win a Copy of An Irish Butcher Shop

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 in Good Food | 124 Comments »

This December we’re giving away 10 copies of An Irish Butcher Shop, Pat Whelan’s first book which is a great read for anyone interested in Irish food but also makes an ideal gift for any carnivore you may know. To enter our competition and be in with a chance of winning an Irish Butcher Shop, […]

James Whelan Butchers: Stop Sheep

Friday, September 2nd, 2011 in Foodie Articles | No Comments »

The last time I checked, most human adults were in possession of a decent enough brain. The brain, that vital organ that sits between our ears, helps us survive, work and raise our young without doing them too much damage. It is our ability to assess and make choices using the brain that largely separates […]

James Whelan Butchers: Tipperary Food Producers Long Table Dinner a sell-out success

Friday, September 2nd, 2011 in Good Food | No Comments »

Mouth-watering Tipperary Food Producers Long Table Dinner a sell-out success THE FOUNDER of the Grow It Yourself (GIY) network, Michael Kelly, has urged consumers to grow their own food and support local producers in order to transform the food chain and “bring some common sense” back into our relationship with what we eat. He told 300 […]

James Whelan Butchers: Great Tipp Food

Friday, August 19th, 2011 in Foodie Articles | No Comments »

  As the old saying goes, necessity really is the mother of invention. I found myself with a small dilemma (tiny in fact as dilemmas go) over the weekend. Approximately half of a pound of butter that had been left out of the fridge was rapidly turning into a too soft, squidgy mess on the […]