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  • We Grow

    Take your pick of our
    delicious harvest.

  • We Catch

    Who serves up your spectacular
    catch of the day.

  • We Breed

    The farmers who bring
    you your prime meat.

  • We Cook

    A guide on the restaurants
    and recipes to try.

  • We Craft

    Meet the producers serving
    up the finest handcrafted food.

Ready for 366 days of
delicious celebration?

2016 is going to be a stellar year in Northern Ireland, especially if you love food! For 366 days we’ll be showcasing and developing the best of our food and drink and the people and passion that goes into rearing, making, cooking and serving it.

Around every corner you’ll find food trails and farmers markets, beer tastings and bake offs and restaurants and recipes. Every month has a theme and there will be no shortage of things to keep your mouth watering and your taste buds tingling.

So, get ready to celebrate what everyone already knows, when it comes to growing, breeding, catching, crafting and cooking we are second to none and when it comes to enjoying what we eat, well... that’s up to you!

Calendar of Special Events and Offers

Every month of 2016 is dedicated to a unique aspect of food and drink so, whether it’s an
Ulster Fry in January, a craft beer in April or a prime fillet steak in August you are sure to find
something to delight you all year round.


Get a flavour of all things delicious happening this year.


The year in a clamshell

Useful Links

Northern Ireland Year of Food and Drink

Gluten Free Ireland Directory