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Mother and daughter beekeepers take on the gin world!

By Rebecca Meade

Mother and daughter beekeepers take on the gin world!
A mother and daughter are banking on their new venture being the bee’s knees – after a swarm captured from a farm gate inspired their gin enterprise.
Marie Cooney and daughter Sally Anne are taking on the spirit world with Silks Gin – named after the jockeys’ silks worn at the famous Bellewstown racecourse in Co Meath.

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Watch out for Boyne Valley producers in Aldi!

By Rebecca Meade

Watch out for Boyne Valley producers in Aldi!
Three food and drink suppliers from County Louth are among 57 suppliers nationwide chosen to supply Aldi’s 145 stores through its 'Grow with Aldi' supplier development programme which kicks off on Sunday, 6th June for two weeks only.

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Regional Food Starter Programme

By Rebecca Meade

Regional Food Starter Programme
The Food Starter programme is aimed at people thinking of starting their own food business or in the early stages of start-up (typically the first 24 months) and includes people who are hoping to progress their food hobby into a full time sustainable business.

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Enjoy some Foodie Fun in the Boyne Valley this Summer

By Rebecca Meade

Enjoy some Foodie Fun in the Boyne Valley this Summer
There are so many awesome food experiences to immerse yourself in across the Boyne Valley giving you a chance to learn new skills, enjoy unforgettable unique adventures and to truly experience the passion for food that you will find throughout this beautiful region in the heart of Ireland’s Ancient East.

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International Tea Day 2021

By Rebecca Meade

International Tea Day 2021
Today 21st May is World Tea Day and here is Ireland we are big tea drinkers so we think it is worth celebrating! We are also lucky enough to have several tea producing members in Boyne Valley Flavours- McEntee's Fine Teas, Lily's Tea and MacNammee's Tea.

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World Bee Day 2021

By Rebecca Meade

World Bee Day 2021
The purpose of the www.worldbeeday.org website is to present the initiative and its implementation, raise awareness of the importance of bees and beekeeping, inform the public of major beekeeping events around the world and celebrate World Bee Day.

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SuperValu Food Academy 2021

By Rebecca Meade

SuperValu Food Academy 2021
SuperValu Food Academy aims to give small producers a big chance my giving them an opportunity to get their products onto SuperValu shelves.

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Celebrate World Cocktail Day!

By Rebecca Meade

Celebrate World Cocktail Day!
To celebrate World Cocktail Day we have put together a collection of our favourite Cocktail Recipes, all using spirits produced right here in the Boyne Valley.

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