Journal

Maintaining Access For Our Food And Drink To Key Markets Remains Food NI’s Priority

While it was a relief to see the emergence of an agreement between Prime Minister Boris Johnston and the EU last week, it is still not...
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A Bright ‘Star’ Sparkles In Our Restaurant Galaxy As We Build On Our Standing As The World’s Best Food Destination

It was fantastic to hear that Muddler’s Club in Cathedral Quarter, a Taste of Ulster restaurant, has been recognised by the Michelin Guide for the creativity,...
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Creative SPAR Scheme Enables Shoppers To Enjoy Original Food From Smaller Producers

Many of our younger and innovative food companies are set to benefit substantially from an exciting new scheme introduced by the Henderson Group, in their EUROSPAR...
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Bringing The Taste Of Ulster To Irish Republic

It is immensely encouraging to see so many Taste of Ulster chefs achieving recognition at this year’s Georgina Campbell Awards and particularly to see OX in...
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‘Food on the move’ Target For Our Innovative Snack Specialist

Further examples of the market-focused innovation underpinning our impressive food and drink sector will be showcased at the Lunch! trade show in London for the ‘food-on-the-move’...
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Raise A Glass To Whitewater Brewery In Castlewellan On Outstanding Success In Great Taste Awards!

It was quite a night for Whitewater Brewery in Castlewellan, a Food NI member, at this year’s gala Great Taste dinner in London on Sunday evening....
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Heartland Pumps for Ambitious Smaller Companies

What a tremendous pleasure and great privilege to invited to the celebrations for Great Taste Award winners organised by the Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough...
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Michele Shirlow MBE – Farm Week Column 8 August 2019

I always get very irritated when people in the ‘corridors of power’ attempt to dismiss the food and drink industry here for not being ‘techy’ or...
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Michele Shirlow MBE – Farm Week Column 4 July 2019

It’s great to see Comber Earlies back in the shops and supermarkets again and in time for last weekend’s colourful carnival celebration of the tasty spud...
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Michele Shirlow for Farm Week 13 June 2019

What a beautiful setting the Palace Demesne in Armagh proved to be for the annual Northern Ireland Tourism Awards in association with Diageo Northern Ireland. The...
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