Alan Kingston

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Japanese chef Takashi Miyazaki is among the speakers at a new food and design  festival in Cork this weekend. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

A food festival quite unlike any other in Ireland kicks off in Cork today, and runs until Sunday evening. Design POP fuses art and design and food, an(...)

Rory O’Connell (left) lunching with restaurateur Eddie Hart in Palma for his new RTÉ food and travel show.

Tune into RTÉ One on Thursday, May 9th to catch chef and food writer Rory O’Connell on the first leg of his tour of European cities renowned for their(...)

Alan and Valerie Kingston of Glenilen Farm in Co Cork.

I have been at least 20 per cent happier since I discovered that the Danes have a word, tandsmør, for toothmarks in a good, thick layer of butter. I l(...)

Allison and Will Abernethy, whose hand-made butter, produced in Co Down, makes its way to Michelin-starred restaurants in London.

Kerrygold, one of the major Irish food export success stories, is on target to become Ireland’s first billion-euro dairy brand. Strong sales in German(...)

There is such a halo of virtue around yoghurt, you can almost see a glow off the pots as they sit on supermarket shelves. Thanks to the good bacteria (...)

Alan and Valerie Kingston of Glenilen Farm, which has secured a €500,000 contract with Sainsbury’s supermarkets in the UK.

Glenilen Farm in Cork has signed a major contract with leading UK grocery chain Sainsbury’s to supply five lines of yoghurt to up to 350 stores in Bri(...)

Cool packaging: Nobó ice cream

In this column over the past two weeks, I’ve been giving food packaging a hard time. From the unnecessary over-packaging of ready-peeled oranges to t(...)

Colman Keohane: “We’re now selling into the Dutch market and have also begun exporting frozen product to the US.”

Bantry-based Keohane Seafoods was set up in 2011 and now employs 68 people. What is special about your business? We are a family owned company produ(...)

Alan and Valerie Kingston of Glenilen Farm

Cork-based food producer Glenilen Farm has secured significant contracts with Tesco in the UK and Aer Lingus to supply them with desserts. These de(...)