Hellmann’s Vegan Mayo. Great taste, no compromise.

Hellmann’s Vegan Mayo. Great taste, no compromise.

Veganism is a big and growing business out of home. Whether strict or flexitarian, the rise in Irish consumers looking to reduce their meat intake and adopt vegetarian or vegan lifestyles is unstoppable. 8% of Irish consumers follow a meat-free diet* and the number of vegetarians has risen 10% in... View Article

Ann’s Pantry lifts Best Irish Wheaten at World Bread Awards

Ann’s Pantry lifts Best Irish Wheaten at World Bread Awards

Irish Oven Wheaten (sugar free) made by John Agnew of Ann’s Pantry, Larne has triumphed in the Irish Wheaten Loaf category at the World Bread Awards. Stars of the bread-baking world gathered together at St John’s Church, Hyde Park, London on October 15 for the Tiptree World Bread Awards with... View Article

Hospitality Exchange to kick off with Food for Thought

Hospitality Exchange to kick off with Food for Thought

Top chef Theo Randall, TV commentator Chris Bavin and Cornell Professor Rob Kwortnik are set to speak on the first day of Hospitality Exchange – Tuesday, October 15. Held over October 15-16 at the Crowne Plaza Belfast, the industry conference and exhibition is organised by the Northern Ireland Hotels Federation.... View Article

Belfast restaurant The Muddler’s Club wins prestigious Michelin star

Belfast restaurant The Muddler’s Club wins prestigious Michelin star

Belfast eatery The Muddler’s Club has become the third Northern Ireland restaurant to receive a Michelin star. Led by head chef Gareth McCaughey, it joins Ox and Deanes Eipic in the city in being awarded the prestigious honour for excellence in dining. The winners were unveiled at special launch event... View Article

Deanes EIPIC retains its Michelin Star

Deanes EIPIC retains its Michelin Star

Double delight for team Deanes with the publication of the Michelin Guide for Great Britain & Ireland 2020.  Deanes EIPIC has retained its Michelin Star and Deanes At Queens has once again been awarded a Michelin Bib Gourmand. It’s the fifth year in a row that EIPIC, based in Deanes... View Article

Top NI chefs back Mount Charles Big School Cook Off Competition

Top NI chefs back Mount Charles Big School Cook Off Competition

The annual Mount Charles Big School Cook Off Competition, in association with SuperValu, launched today with top chefs in NI including Ian Orr, Noel McMeel, Niall McKenna, Danni Barry, Andy Rea and Michael Deane calling for students interested in cooking, to get involved. The competition, now in its fourth year,... View Article

Little Wing to serve up ninth restaurant in Whiteabbey

Little Wing to serve up ninth restaurant in Whiteabbey

Northern Ireland’s homegrown pizzeria brand, Little Wing has announced an investment of £450,000 in a new restaurant in Whiteabbey, Co. Antrim, creating 25 new jobs. The arrival of Little Wing Whiteabbey, which will be located off the Shore Road, will bring the popular pizza chain’s total number of branches across... View Article

Hot potato is no game for adventure boss

Hot potato is no game for adventure boss

Operations manager, Glen Stewart and adventure provider boss, Gareth Murphy raise a toast to celebrate the arrival of Spud Murphy’s liquor licence, making it the only licensed eatery in Belfast’s Titanic Quarter. Murphy signed the lease for the Harbour property earlier this year to launch Spud Murphy’s – a unique... View Article

Slow Food Festival returns to Derry with packed programme

Slow Food Festival returns to Derry with packed programme

This year’s Slow Food Festival promises to be even bigger and better than before as local cuisine takes centre stage once again at a series of events across the city and beyond from Wednesday 9th to Sunday 13th October. Now into its fourth year, the award-winning Derry City and Strabane... View Article

The Pocket coffee shop opens in Belfast’s Flatiron

The Pocket coffee shop opens in Belfast’s Flatiron

Belfast’s independent specialty coffee shop and eatery The Pocket has opened its second space in one of the city’s historic and iconic buildings, The Flatiron. Located on the ground floor on Upper Church Lane Belfast in its newly refurbished address, The Pocket brings all the charm of its Queen’s Quarter... View Article