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Bacon from Hannan Meats ‘Best in Class’ in Charcuterie Awards

Hannan Meats in Northern Ireland has won a series of awards in the British Charcuterie Awards including ‘Best in Class’, gold, silver and bronze medals. The...
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Linden Foods Scoop Major Steak Award ‘Best Beef Product’ for M&S

Linden Foods in Northern Ireland has scooped a top award at the prestigious Meat Management Awards held in the Hilton Birmingham.  The Dungannon-based meat processor picked...
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Dale Farm recognised for world class cheese

Food NI member Dale Farm, now the largest UK farmer-owned dairy cooperative has won a series of awards includingfor its range of cheddar cheese, produced in...
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Britain remains key to continuing growth of food and drink

Great Britain remains the largest market for the Northern Ireland food and drinks processing sector with sales increasing to £2,337.1 million and representing 49 per cent...
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Michele Shirlow MBE – Farm Week Column 1 August 2019

Secretary of State Must Respond to Fears of our Biggest Industry Over No-deal Brexit I share the anxiety of the Food and Drink Federation(FDF) in Britain...
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Deep dark delights bring out the stars for Food NI members at Great Taste

Following 75 days of judging, the results of the Great Taste Awards have been released, with Food NI members now celebrating.  Great Taste 3-star winners include; Kreme...
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Delicious Seafood and Family Fun at August’s Portavogie Seafood Festival!

There will be lots of fun for all the family at this year’s Portavogie Seafood Festival when the popular event returns for a fourth year on...
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Symphonia No 1 Dry Gin earns silver in prestigious international competition

A GIN distilled in Northern Ireland by Dr Ulrich Dyer at The Woodlab Distillery has been awarded Silver in the 2019 International Wine and Spirit Competition...
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Over 20,000 attend inaugural LegenDerry Street Food Festival

Derry’s first every street food festival enjoyed a weekend of success with over 20,000 people enjoying the Walled City’s unique offering of food and drink. The...
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Jawbox listed among UK’s best pink gins

Belfast-based Jawbox has been listed among the UK’s best pink gins by the influential BBC Good Food magazine. The magazine’s experts taste-tested a series of gins...
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