March 19, 2016

Ireland: 2016 is the year of food and drink!

What? There’s more than taties and Irish stew in Ireland?!

If you’re a foodie, then 2016 is the year to visit Ireland to take advantage of their national promotion highlighting all that is good on plates and in glasses across Northern Ireland.

Ireland’s food scene is probably not the first thing you think of when planning a trip to the Emerald Isle, but having spent a lot of time promoting driving the Wild Atlantic Way and their heritage and culture, the Irish are taking this year to brag about their produce. So excited they are about tempting our tastebuds that they have a different food theme for each month, so if you’re there this year, here’s what you can expect.

Irish food calendar

January = Breakfast Month

February = Love Local

March = Heritage & Traditions

April = Brewing & Distilling

May = Landscape & Places

June = Love Dairy

July = Seas, Rivers & Loughs

August = Love Northern Ireland Meat

September = Bread & Baking

October = Harvest

November = Legacy & Learn To…

December = Christmas & Premium Foods

Click here for a links to what’s happening when and where in Northern Ireland >>

Irish fine food

Who knew there was more to Irish food then potatoes and steak and Guinness pie?!

 

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