A seemingly healthy breakfast of cereal, toast and orange juice could take up your daily sugar allowance. Photograph: Thinkstock/Getty Images

It is important to note that not all sugars are created equally. The two main types found in food are the naturally occurring ones – like the lactose (...)

Smoked salmon, fillet steak and organic yogurt are some of the luxury foods enjoyed by dissident republican prisoners in Portlaoise Prison, according to recently released records.

Fillet steak, smoked salmon, Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, organic yogurt, Camembert cheese and Green & Black’s chocolate are some of the luxury fo(...)

Jill Mahoney (Ballymaloe); Caroline Hands (Ballymaloe); Julieann Twomey (Kerry Foods) and Maxine Hyde (Ballymaloe) at the Bord Bia Awards. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Irish food companies were recognised at the “Oscars” of the sector yesterday evening, held to underpin growth and competitiveness and elevate the indu(...)

Tim Ryan, head of marketing, Glanbia: Avonmore Super Milk meets concerns about lack of vitamin D
Bord Bia Awards: the winners

Branding: Glanbia, Avonmore Super Milk Glanbia is a leading performance nutrition and ingredients group, employing more than 5,800 people in 34 (...)

Adam Murphy, marketing director, Ornua

INNOVATION AWARD COMPANY: GALLAGHER’S BAKERY - PURE BRED Innovation has been central to the success of the Pure Bred range and the business has(...)

Recent lab tests showed that packets of honey and natural Glenisk yoghurt with granola, and strawberry and natural Supervalu yoghurt with granola may have been contaminated with small amounts of peanut.

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has issued an allergen warning for certain Glenisk and Supervalu granola yoghurts which may contain traces of pea(...)

Conor Dempsey, chef patron at Amuse on Dublin’s Dawson Street, is offering a new range of set menus

Amuse your tastebuds Tasting menus can be a wonderful way to experience the mastery of a good chef, but they can also be overwhelming, with wave (...)

Perfect Friday-night food: so easy to prepare and it tastes great

Tinned tuna fish is a really convenient thing to have in the store cupboard. It can make a salad more substantial, provide a tasty filling for toas(...)

Taste test: which is the greatest Greek yoghurt?
Value for Money

WEIGHT WATCHERS €2.69 for 4x100ml, €6.72 per litre We have reviewed many Weight Watchers products in the past and have rarely been impress(...)

Vincent and Gerard Cleary: The company now employs 60 people directly and works with 50 small family farms across Ireland to source organic cows’ milk and goats’ milk.

Vincent Cleary is managing director of Glenisk, while his brother Gerard is chief financial officer. The Tullamore-based company is a producer of orga(...)