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  • 9th February 2011 Difference between Rainbow and Sea Trout

    Roughly speaking, one can say that the rainbow trout is a freshwater fish, and the sea trout one that lives mainly in salt water. The rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) is native only to the rivers and lakes of North America, west of the Rocky Mountains, and of the tributaries of the Pacific ... Read more
  • 9th February 2011 Shipping smoked salmon

    There are many worried questions we get from customers over the website or in our visitor centre especially in summer, as it is not obvious if and how you can ship smoked salmon when it is scorching hot outside. The short answer is: Yes we can ship it to many destinations in the world, and we do ... Read more
  • 8th February 2011 Info-Feature - Which wine with smoked salmon?

    Wine seems to be a very complicated matter to most of us. And when it comes to pairing wine and food, it appears to become even more complicated and mysterious. But fear not - there are a few simple ways of choosing the right wine for smoked salmon, and failing that - just blame your sense of a... Read more
  • 8th February 2011 Birgitta "out there"

    John McKenna of the Bridgestone Guide described Birgitta as having a "wildness about her", and as "being out there" - and she certainly is out there! On 21 January, she featured an hour long on "Brain Train", a programme on Dublin South FM. A few days later, she was interviewed on "Morning Irelan... Read more
  • 8th February 2011 Tasting and Gourmet Talk at Clodagh McKenna's Cookery School

    On 20 February, Birgitta will give a gourmet talk and tasting at Clodagh's cookery school. The school is situated in the stunning setting of The Village at Lyons, Celbridge (Co. Kildare) Read more
  • 8th February 2011 Biggest organic fair in the world - Biofach

    We will be at the Biofach in Nuremberg promoting our organic smoked salmon. If you know of anybody going there, please ask them to drop by for a chat and a tasting: We are in Hall 4 stand 430! Read more
  • 2nd February 2011 SHOP 2010 in Dublin coming up

    As in previous years, we will be at the SHOP exhibition in Dublin which takes place at the RDS from 28 to 30 September. SHOP is an important show for retailers and wholesalers in Ireland. Come and visit us if you are in the business! Read more
  • 2nd February 2011 Want our Christmas catalogue?

    If you want to receive our Christmas catalogue which we are aiming to send out sometime in October, please make sure that we have your current address. If you have never ordered with us over the website, phone or by fax, we probably don't have your address. Either way, send us a quick email with ... Read more
  • 2nd February 2011 Electric Picnic Outing

    We had a stand at the Electric Picnic music festival which took place on the first weekend of September in Stradbally near Portlaoise. This was our first time there as a trader, and from what the ones gather who had to stay at home, the music and the show were very good! - We had a draw on during... Read more
  • 2nd February 2011 Good Food Ireland Breakfast

    Good Food Ireland organised a breakfast for Incentive Tour Operators from all over the world to showcase the diversity of the Irish hospitality and food sectors. It took place on the day of the opening of the new Convention Centre in Dublin, also called the Tube in the Cube. Read more

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