Flavours from the Heart of Ireland returns



The extremely popular ‘Flavours from the Heart of Ireland’ Food and Drinks Fair returns to the Strokestown Show on Saturday and Sunday, September 7th and 8th.

  Celebrity chef Neven Maguire will be the star attraction on Saturday, September 7th while Edward Hayden will be in attendance on Sunday 8th.

  Chairperson John O’Beirne said: “On both days we have Flavours From The Heart Of Ireland Food and Drinks Fair. This year’s event features award-winning chefs Neven Maguire, Edward Hayden, Vinny Meldrum, Adrian Gill and Kieron Moran.

  “There will also be over 50 fabulous artisan food and drink producers, with cookery demonstrations and tastings.

  “As you know, we are always trying to diversify the Strokestown Show in order to keep people coming through the gates”.

  Kieron Moran from Moran’s Mega Jam will take to the stage to speak about the art of making some of the finest jams in Ireland.

  Executive Chef at Kilronan Castle, David Porter, returns to share some of his culinary delights and talk through some of the recipes he presents to visitors to Kilronan Castle.

  Vincent Meldrum is the Head Chef of Voccella’s in Longford and he will be on hand to demonstrate some Italian dishes that he delights his customers with every day.

  Adrian Gill from Gill’s Bakery will also be in attendance to show the Strokestown audience some quality baking skills and to share some top tips.

  Lorraine Aspill from Dairy Cottage Farm and Noel Leahy from Sliabh Aughty Honey will give beekeeping talks. There will also be a few more surprises across the weekend!