A Taste of Donegal
Food Festival
Discover, Dine & Delight

Chefs

2019 Celebrity Chefs

  • Saturday 24th August 2019
  • 2:15 pm

Neven Maguire

Ambassador for The Association Of Home Economics Teachers in Ireland

  • Saturday 24th August 2019
  • 3:15 pm

Kevin Dundon

Dunbrody Country House Hotel & Restaurant

  • Saturday 24th August 2019
  • 1:15 pm

Gary O'Hanlon

Culinary/Chef Consultant to BaxterStorey Ireland

  • Saturday 24th August 2019
  • 2:15 pm

Brian MCDermott

Foyle Hotel, Moville

  • Sunday 25th August 2019
  • 1:15 pm

Catherine Fulvio

Ballyknocken House & Cookery School

  • Saturday 24th August 2019
  • 12.30 pm

Edward Hayden

TV3’S Ireland AM

Comedy Cookery Theatre

  • Sunday 25th August 2019
  • 5:00 pm

Joe Shannon

Radisson Blu, Sligo

  • Sunday 25th August 2019
  • 2:15 pm

Máire Dufficy

Bord Bia’s Regional Food Advisor

  • Saturday 24th August 2019
  • 5:00 pm

Anthony Armstrong

The Nesbitt Arms Hotel Ardara

  • Sunday 25th August 2019
  • 11:45 am

Martin Anderson

Sonder, Letterkenny

  • Saturday 24th August 2019
  • 11:30 am

Zack Gallagher

Irish Food Tours & Food Tourism

Comedy Cookery Theatre

  • Sunday 25th August 2019
  • 5:00 pm

Frank Forde

Frank & Joe's Comedy Cookshow

  • Sunday 25th August 2019
  • 12:30 pm

Oliver Dunne

Michelin Star Chef, Radio - TV Broadcaster

  • Friday 23rd August 2019
  • 8:00 pm

Eoin Murphy

Entertainment Editor, Irish Daily Mail

  • Friday 23rd August 2019
  • 6:00 pm

Andrew & Richard McKee

Lough Eske Castle

  • Friday 23rd August 2019
  • 5:00 pm

Pauline Sugrue

Wild Garlic Table

  • Sunday 25th August 2019
  • 4:00 pm

Chris Molloy

The Lemon Tree

  • Sunday 25th August 2019
  • 4:30 pm

Paul Brady

Castle Grove Country House Hotel

  • Saturday 24th August
  • 2:00 pm

Maurice Mc Geehan

Executive Chef at Airbnb EMEA

Programme

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11th Anniversary

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120

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36

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Recent posts

  • Guided Red Squirrel Ramble

    Guided Red Squirrel Ramble

    Saturday, 30th November at 10.30am As part of the “Savour the Flavour of Donegal Town” Christmas promotional events, Donegal Red Squirrel Group will host a guided Red Squirrel Ramble along the Bank Walk in Donegal Town. Find out more about the protected red squirrel, their habitat and habits! – please meet just off the Diamond,...

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  • Children’s Cookery Workshop

    Children’s Cookery Workshop

    Friday 29th November at 4.00pm in La Fiesta As part of “Savour the Flavour of Donegal” why not join in the Christmas fun by treating your children or grandchildren to the unique gift of joining Martin Hernandez, La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant, for a live interactive cookery workshop and learn to make Christmas cookies and Mexican...

  • Donegal Town Walkabout Food Tour

    Donegal Town Walkabout Food Tour

    Friday 29th November @ 4.00 pm Booking essential – Call Mary 087 1777140 Cost : €20.00 As part of Savour the Flavour of Donegal Town enjoy a guided Food Tour around Ireland’s Foodiest Town 2019 including food stories and tastings. Hosted by Mary Mc Gettigan, A Taste of Donegal Food Festival & Local Celebrity Chef...

  • Savour The Flavour of Donegal Town

    Savour The Flavour of Donegal Town

    Savour the Flavour of Donegal Town will create a distinctive experience by immersing visitors in the best food and drink Donegal Town has to offer. Local hotels, restaurants and cafes will be creating dishes with local produce that will create a sense of place to include seasonal food and drink pairings, interactive experiences e.g. Food...

  • Donegal Town is Ireland’s Foodiest Town 2019

    Donegal Town is Ireland’s Foodiest Town 2019

    Foodie Destination 2019 – Donegal Town Awarded by the Restaurants Association of Ireland to the town or village that offers a stand-alone unique Food and Tourism Visitor Experience.

  • Taste the Island

    Taste the Island

    Irish TV presenter Angela Scanlon today revealed the line-up for the much anticipated Taste the Island programme, a 12 week celebration of Ireland’s seasonal ingredients, adventurous tastes and bold experiences taking place this September, October and November. Details of the programme, which includes more than 600 food and drink-related events and experiences across the country,...

  • Donegal Town included in 2019 list of Foodie Destination finalists

    Donegal Town included in 2019 list of Foodie Destination finalists

    We are delighted to announce that Donegal Town was selected as a Foodie Destination 2019 finalist by The Restaurants Association of Ireland. Foodie Destinations, sponsored by FBD Insurance, is an initiative run by the Restaurants Association of Ireland, that aims to find the ultimate foodie destination in Ireland. It celebrates Ireland’s unique and wonderful food...

  • Donegal Chef Brian Mc Dermott Wins Prestigious Cookbook Award

    Donegal Chef Brian Mc Dermott Wins Prestigious Cookbook Award

      Congratulations to our MC,  Chef and hotelier Brian McDermott on winning the Best Cookery Book award at the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards in China. The Gourmand World Cookbook Awards, which recognise excellence in food writing across multiple categories, were presented at the Macao International Book Fair. His book ‘Donegal Table: Delicious Everyday Cooking’ is...

  • IrishCentral.com

    IrishCentral.com

    A Taste of Donegal Food Festival, Donegal Town, August 23–25, 2019 National Geographic named Donegal the #1 coolest place on earth in 2017, and this fun and food-filled weekend makes it easy to see why. Heading into its 11th year, the festival features over 100 exhibitors from Ireland and the UK and draws a crowd...

  • Inspire Me Ireland

    Inspire Me Ireland

      Thanks to Inspire me for another great promotion of A Taste of Donegal Food Festival. To find new things to do and be inspired by local events near you follow the link https://www.inspireme.ie   

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