New Food Prepaid Card a whole new way to experience Ireland

Good Food Ireland has introduced a new Prepaid MasterCard, a multifunctional Card, a Gift Card and Food Travel Passport, a whole new way to experience Ireland like never before. The Card was officially launched by the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Leo Varadkar, T.D and offers one-to-one connections with the very best food places committed to […]

Tipperary Irish Piemontese Beef & Cooleeney Farm House Cheese featured on Menu of Top London Restaurant

Good Food Ireland – the first food and travel experience for the island of Ireland and a trusted standard for everyone who simply loves good food- has now launched its new online resource in the UK.  This unique resource enables all food lovers to enjoy the highest quality flavours of Ireland at the touch of […]

Quality Irish Producers to Benefit from Horsemeat Scandal

Consumers are seeking more information about food producers and traceability, with customers gravitating towards local businesses they can trust, according to a food industry report launched today: ‘Driving and Mobilising Growth by Leveraging Irish Food and Food Tourism’.   Produced by Good Food Ireland and Grant Thornton, the 2013 report highlights the effect the horsemeat […]

Good Food Ireland will bring to life authentic food experience at the National Ploughing Championships in New Ross, Co Wexford on September 25th – 27th. Local Minister Brendan Howlin T.D. will officially open the Experience on Tuesday. Good Food Ireland is the only consumer standard that ensures commitment to using local Irish food in its […]

Holidaying or eating out this Christmas support Local Food

Good Food Ireland calls on the Irish public if eating out or holidaying this Christmas to eat in restaurants and stay in hotels that are committed to using Irish food. A study by the New Economics Foundation in London ( found that every £10 spent at a local food business is worth £25 for the […]

Good Food Ireland to feature on SKY TV

Scrumptious, savoury and seasonal food from around Ireland with Good Food Ireland will feature on SKY TV channel 201 and at 9pm this coming Thursday, December 15th in a special one hour programme showcasing all that is good about an Irish food experience. The tasty programme ingredients include insightful interviews with passionate food producers, […]

An Taoiseach honours Food Tourism Businesses

Last night An Taoiseach Enda Kenny presented awards to food tourism businesses all over the island of Ireland at the Good Food Ireland Conference & Awards Ceremony in the Shelbourne Hotel. Over 300 guests including hoteliers, restaurateurs, farmers, food producers and fishermen as well as key dignitaries were in attendance. Speaking at the awards ceremony […]

Good Food Ireland Conference and Awards

The upcoming Good Food Ireland Conference and 5th Annual Awards ceremony will take place on Tuesday, November 22nd at The Shelbourne Hotel Dublin. Speaking in advance, guest of Honour, An Taoiseach Enda Kenny congratulated Good Food Ireland, Founder Margaret Jeffares and the industry members “for the economic benefit they generate through their businesses’ every day, […]

#IRLday, Twitter Event To Coincide With President Obama’s Visit to Ireland

PocketNative and Dublin City University are planning to make Internet history by creating a Twitter event to coincide with President Obama’s visit to Ireland. #IRLday: Let’s Get Ireland Trending is the first effort of its kind to organise an entire nation to tweet positive messages with a unified voice and put Ireland on Twitter’s global […]