The breakfast buffet at Ballynahinch Castle in Co Galway – winner of the 4-star hotel category – where ‘breakfast is a high point of the experience’, according to the judging panel

“How often do you see a breakfast review in the weekend restaurant columns?” Georgina Campbell, president of the Irish Food Writers’ Guild, asked the (...)

Sinead Hennessy, left, Fáilte Ireland food tourism officer, with US filmmakers Daniel Klein and Mirra Fine of The Perrennial Plate, at Food Connect in Slane. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Filmmakers Daniel Klein and Mirra Fine of the James Beard winning online documentary series The Perennial Plate, whose work has been seen by more than(...)