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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,…

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Vote Donegal Town Foodie Town 2019

Voting is now open! Donegal Town has been selected as one of the top ten finalists of Foodie Destinations Ireland sponsored by FBD Insurance. Online voting counts for 30% of our overall score so every vote counts. Follow the link https://foodiedestinations.ie  to vote for Donegal Town.                 Foodie Destinations vote…

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Donegal Town included in 2019 list of Foodie Destination finalists

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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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Travel Begins at 40

Mark Bibby Jackson We appreciate the wonderful coverage of A Taste of Donegal  in Travel Begins at 40 by Mark Bibby Jackson.  Follow the link below to see what he has to say. https://www.travelbeginsat40.com/event/taste-of-donegal-ireland/   Before setting up Travel Begins at 40, Mark was the publisher of AsiaLIFE Cambodia and a freelance travel writer. He…

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Donegal Food Coast Experiences

It is great to be part of the Food Coast Experiences, an initiative to create a series of food tourism experiences in Donegal that celebrate Donegal food and its champions. Save the dates 23rd-25th August for our 11th A Taste of Donegal Food Festival.

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Oliver Dunne

Michelin Star Chef, Radio – TV Broadcaster Born in Dublin, Oliver Dunne has worked in some of the world’s best restaurants. Having spent his early years learning his craft under the Michelin acclaimed Chefs Gary Rhodes (City Rhodes), Anthony Demetre (Putney Bridge), Gordon Ramsey (Restaurant Gordon Ramsey) and Shane Osborne (Pied á Terre) in London….

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