Connemara Smokehouse

Something Fishy is going on in Connemara

The  Sunday Business Post by Vanessa Berman If you thought smoked salmon was generic the length and breadth of the country, you have never tried the brand of it that hails from the Connemara Smokehouse. It puts all those slimy, greasy party snacks to shame, and tastes and feels like real fish. The Smokehouse is…

Connemara Smokehouse

Old Smoky to your Door!

Back in Hampshire John Roberts had worked as a fish processor and fisherman. But a holiday in Ireland sparked an idea to start a business providing the finest quality smoked fish. So John and his wife Bridget bought a smokehouse in Ballyconneely in County Galway. Every single fish produced for the Connemara Smokehouse is hand…

Connemara Smokehouse

Back in the PInk

Despite a bad press, farmed organic salmon is thriving in the west of Ireland by Vanessa Kendell – Times/Life&Style With every click of the camera the salmon performed a different acrobatic show: leaping first in high flashing arcs through the air as a warm-up, then working their way up to an impressively swift charge through…

Connemara Smokehouse

Teenage Bliss on a Connemara Retreat

Connemara suits all the family, says Christopher Somerville – Times/Travel/Ireland – Sunday Times UK As we drove west from Galway City into a smeary red sunset, my daughters caught sight of the Twelve Bens standing like dark guards in peaked helmets along the lake-streaked boglands. There was a communal intake of breath, the kind of…