Taste of West Cork Cookery Competition

Posted by on Sep 21, 2015 in News | 0 comments

Congratulations to Kinsale Community School’s 5th year students, Jessica Sheehan and Michaela O’Driscoll, and their Home Economics teacher Ms Orla Prendergast, who carried off two prizes in the Cookery Competition at A Taste of West Cork Food Festival.  The competition, sponsored by Glenilen Farm, Drimoleague, aims to give Home Economic students the opportunity to showcase their culinary skills using West Cork produce within a limited budget.  It took place at Mercy Heights Secondary School in Skibbereen on Wednesday 9th September, and the girls faced stiff competition from ten...

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Posted by on Sep 10, 2015 in News | 0 comments

KINSALE GOURMET FESTIVAL PRESENTS: A WEEKEND OF FINE FOOD AND WINE IN A FUN ATMOSPHERE The 39th Kinsale Gourmet Festival takes place from 9-11 October 2015, promising a weekend of fine food and wine in a fun atmosphere.  The Festival is hosted by Kinsale’s eleven Good Food Circle restaurants, which go to great lengths to display the talent of their chefs, and their beautifully presented food. The emphasis is on locally-sourced ingredients from sea and land, accompanied by carefully selected wines. The United States Ambassador to Ireland, Kevin O’Malley, will be a guest in Kinsale for...

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Cork Chowder Cook-Off Competitors

Posted by on Sep 3, 2015 in News | 0 comments

                    The Cork Heat of the All Ireland Chowder Cook-Off gets its first competitors this week with excellent entries from all around the County The event takes place on October 9th at 3pm in Actons Hotel with tickets just €5 per person (free admission to weekend ticket holders or on presentation of a lunch receipt on the day from a Good Food Circle member restaurant). You will be entered into a draw for a €100 Good Food Circle Voucher on the day. Competitors confirmed so far; Cornstore Restaurant, Cork City.  Budds of Ballydehob...

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