Monthly Archives: June 2016

  • 14th June 2016 Burren Slow Food Festival - wonderful memories

    At the end of May 2016, the 10th Burren Slow Food Festival took place in Lisdoonvarna. And what a great festival it was! For some, this was the best of all the highlights of the weekend - the Champagne Picnic under the Cliffs of Moher. Skipper Liam O'Brien from Doolin Ferry was a wonderful and ... Read more
  • 13th June 2016 Wild Salmon comes to aid of Limerick Cystic Fibrosis Unit

    Congratulations to Restaurant Forty One in The Residence on Dublin's St. Stephen's Green! They caught Ireland’s most expensive ever wild smoked salmon for an incredible €1,380 in an auction on Ebay! They proved to have big hearts by bidding for the two sides of smoked Wild Salmon as it is ... Read more
  • 13th June 2016 Tea with the President

    Birgitta was invited to the annual President's Garden Party which took place on 9th June 2016 at the Áras an Uachtaráin, the residence of the President of Ireland. It is idyllically located in Dublin's Phoenix Park. The invitation came through IOFGA (Irish Organic Farmers' and Growers' Associa... Read more
  • 13th June 2016 Revealing the trade secrets of the Burren Smokehouse

    "From rural Ireland to Harrods: The story of Burren Smokehouse" The british website "Enterprise Nation" posted a video interview with Birgitta Hedin Curtin, the owner-manager of the Burren Smokehouse. Enterprise Nation is on a mission to create a more entrepreneurial society in the UK. They s... Read more
  • 12th June 2016 The Burren from the air - video

    What used to simply be called the Burren is now officially The Burren and Cliffs of Moher UNESCO Global Geopark. 

    Don't let that long official title put you off! It is the same beautiful, unique and magical place that it has ... Read more

  • 10th June 2016 Burren Smoked Salmon Summer Salad

    The warm days and evenings are here again, and you don't want to spend them inside slaving away at the cooker. So why not make a light but amazingly tasty summer salad with some very healthy ingredients, like for example our Irish organic salmon? Ingredients: 1 large cucumber, chopped into ... Read more

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