Bread & Baking

September is all about celebrate our local bread and baking industry!

This is the time to bring our phenomenal bread making to the fore. Fire up the ovens and celebrate our baking talent. One of our staple foods is undergoing a renaissance. New and different breads are emerging in cafes and bakeries across Northern Ireland and with that is coming a resurgence in baking talent

Key Events Happening This Month

ABV Beer Festival

A unique craft beer festival is back in Belfast for a second year. ABV Fest takes place 1-3 September and brings exceptional...
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Comber Farmers’ Market

The Comber Farmers' Market is on Thursday 1st September The market has built up a strong reputation for selling fresh, seasonal, award...
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British Street Food Awards

The finest traders in Britain (and beyond) have been cooking up a storm to win the British Street Food Awards since 2010....
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St Georges City Food...

There has been a Friday market on the St George’s site since 1604. The present award-winning St George’s Market, built between 1890...
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Gluten Free Tapas Evening

Join Katrina Lynch from Belfast's award-winning 'The Gluten Free Patisserie' and learn how to make a delicious gluten free tapas that everyone...
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Beer & Cheese Night...

Back by popular demand we have another Beer & Cheese Night on Friday 9th September, featuring Mike's Fancy Cheese (Newtownards) & this...
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Donaghadee Lights Up

The Ards Peninsula takes centre stage as part of the NI Year of Food and Drink this summer and autumn, when the...
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St Georges City Food...

There has been a Friday market on the St George’s site since 1604. The present award-winning St George’s Market, built between 1890...
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Food Heartland Forum Invite

You are invited to the Food Heartland Forum event taking place on Tuesday, 13th September from 3.30pm to 5.30pm at the Yellow...
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BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’...

On Tuesday 13th September, BBC Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time records a programme at The Ulster Folk and Transport Museum. The celebrated...
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Fermanagh Restaurant Week

Join us for a celebration of all that Fermanagh has to offer, from locally sourced produce and delicacies to wonderful restaurants and...
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Tesco Taste Festival 2016

Northern Ireland’s biggest celebration of local favourites – with cooking demonstrations and music. A great day out! Free entry. Friday 16th: 2pm...
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St Georges City Food...

There has been a Friday market on the St George’s site since 1604. The present award-winning St George’s Market, built between 1890...
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Good Food Market at...

In celebration of Northern Ireland's Year of Food and Drink, come along to taste and buy a range of locally sourced produce....
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Fruits of the Lough...

This year The Cuan's popular Fish Nights will focus on the diversity of seaweeds in Strangford Lough and how they compliment our very popular...
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The Ballynahinch Game and...

One of Ireland’s most stylish event with not only an exciting game and country programme of events and attractions but also a...
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St Georges City Food...

There has been a Friday market on the St George’s site since 1604. The present award-winning St George’s Market, built between 1890...
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Festival Lough Erne

Festival Lough Erne takes place for the 2nd year, celebrating food & the waterways at the newly refurbished Enniskillen Castle. This event...
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2016 Finnebrogue Artisan Hans...

Thousands of foodies from NI and beyond will descend on Killyleagh to celebrate the Finnebrogue Artisan Hans Sloane Chocolate & Fine Food...
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Fruits of the Lough...

This year The Cuan's popular Fish Nights will focus on the diversity of seaweeds in Strangford Lough and how they compliment our very popular...
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An Irish Cheeseboard with...

As part of the Killyleagh Chocolate & Fine Food Festival come and join us on Saturday 24th September 2016 in the stunning...
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Portrush Beer and Food...

The Portrush Beer & Food Festival 2016 is a celebration of artisan producers brought to the North Coast by the team behind...
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Bread and Butter Event

Bread & Butter – is there anything better? Yes: when the bread is artisan, slow proved and fresh and the butter is...
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This Months Offers & Promotions

September Offer at Hastings Hotels

Enjoy delicious treats this month at any of the six Hastings Hotels
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Canteen Belfast 2016 Menus

Small Plates Menu-  3 Small plates for £9 or £3.50 each. Bring Your Own Wine-  from 5pm Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Book your table on 90673136 or email info@canteenbelfast.com
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This Months Recipes

Brian’s Apple & Blackberry...

This recipe was provided by Brian McDermott to close out a truly delightful September and celebrate the beginning of Harvest!
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Finnebrogue Venison Rump with...

This dish will be demonstrated by Danny Millar from Balloo Inns at the Hans Sloane Chocolate & Fine Food Festival on...
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Homity Pie

This recipe will be demonstrated by Celebrity Chef  Tom Hunt at The Comber Earlies Food Festival on Saturday 25th June....
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Apple cider cake with...

This apple cider cake recipe was provided by Paula McIntyre and was demonstrated at Sea Bangor 2016.
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Buttermilk cake with candied...

This buttermilk cake with candied strawberries recipe was provided by Paula McIntyre and was demonstrated at Sea Bangor 2016.
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Flat bread

This flat bread was provided by Paula McIntyre and was demonstrated at Sea Bangor 2016.
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Lemon Posset, Raspberry Jelly...

I love the fresh taste of this dessert and it’s a really light and refreshing end to any meal. The...
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Apple & Sultana Muffins

This recipe was demonstrated by Diana Porter at The Autumn Festival at Crawfordsburn. The recipe is taken from BBC Good...
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Sour Dough Bread

“Bread and thoughts” David Semple from The Belfast Cookery School will be sharing the story of bread. With a little...
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Bread and Dromona Butter...

Cooks Tip: To freeze, prepare to end of step 2 and freeze for up to 1 month. Thaw in the...
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Sticky Toffee Pudding

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Lizzie’s Kitchen – Treacle...

Treacle wheaten bread Demonstration recipe by Lizzie Kennedy of Lizzie’s Kitchen at Signature Dish Cookery Theatre, Balmoral Show 2011 This...
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