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Workbench: The Food Series
Wed 29 March 2017, 18:30 – 21:30 IST
Workbench Limerick has connected with leading experts in the Irish Food Industry, to bring an exciting, FREE event supporting and celebrating businesses in the sector.
The Food Series is a monthly event to promote quality Irish produce and those passionate about our local and national Food Industry. Each month, focus will center around a new theme, bringing together leaders across various food sectors to offer advice, showcase their produce, network and discuss the movement within the industry.
On Wednesday March 29th, our first Food Series will FOCUS on The Impact Entering Awards can have on your Food Business
Our Host for the evening is Sharon Noonan, Presenter of ‘Best Possible Taste Radio Show & Podcast’.
With Guest Speakers:
Birgitta Curtin MD/Owner of 'The Burren Smokehouse' The Burren Smokehouse is a family-run business set up in 1989 by the owners Birgitta & Peter Curtin in Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare. They believe in buying the best foods Ireland has to offer, as locally as possible. They source exclusively Irish quality raw materials to produce a superb smoked organic salmon and other types of fish in their highly acclaimed, award-winning artisan smokehouse.
Artie Clifford Chairperson of ‘Blas na hÉireann’, The Irish Food Awards. These awards recognise and reward the very best tasting Irish food and drink products, and the passionate, driven producers who make it, www.irishfoodawards.com
The Blas na hEireann Awards were founded so that quality benchmarks could be established for Irish produce, an accreditation which is now recognisable both within Ireland and abroad. Winning at the Blas Awards has made significant business differences to our winners. The Blas awards are the biggest blind tasting of produce in the country and 2017 is the 10th year of Blas na hEireann which is now recognised as the ultimate accreditation for quality.
Joe O’Connor Commercial Director at Truly Irish. Truly Irish Country Foods is a Farmer owned Company. They supply premium pork and dairy products to leading Supermarkets in Ireland, UK and Continental Europe. The Company has won 2 Blas Na hEireann Gold Awards & one Blas Na hEireann Silver award for its products.
Limited seats available. Tickets are FREE, but you must register on Eventbrite.