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…

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Three awards for Connemara Smokehouse

Irish Seafood Companies Collect Medals at ‘Great Taste Awards’ in UK Organised by the Guild of Fine Food Retailers, the Awards have carved a reputation over the last decade as the single most sought after seal of real quality in speciality food and drink. The Awards judging criteria are tough but scrupulously fair. The initial…

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Connemara Smokehouse as “Food Heroes”!

Connemara Smokehouse as “Food Heroes”! Recommended by Rick Stein in both editions of his book “Guide to Food Heroes” for our Smoked Tuna. (Read Extract! 1st Edition) (2nd Edition) Rick Stein(Centre) at the Connemara Smokehouse Stand at the BBC Good Food Show in Birmingham 2003 and (right) giving a demonstration at the show. We will…

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Connemara Smokehouse Scoops BIM’s 1st Product Innovation Award

Connemara Smokehouse Limited, one of Ireland’s few remaining smokehouses specialising in wild product, became the overall winner of the first ever Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM) Product Innovation Award, which was announced during the course of the BIM-hosted Irish Seafood Expo 2003, Ireland’s largest seafood event. The Smokehouse scooped top marks from the Award’s independent judging…