A Taste of West Cork
A Taste of West Cork Food Festival is so much more than just a festival which happens to be about food; It is a festival that celebrates all that is unique about West Cork – the food, the producers, the landscape and the people – the magic ingredients.
The beauty of West Cork draws many artists, writers, craftsmen and food producers to the area and A Taste of West Cork Food Festival showcases the wonderful food and food creators in this very special place. It brings together a unique mix of food markets and cooking demonstrations, food tastings and cookery competitions, special dinners, brunches and banquets, talks and exhibitions, children’s events, adventures and more.
A Taste of West Cork is one of Ireland’s longest running food festivals and is fast becoming a premier event on the food calendar. The festival is one of the best opportunities for the many local producers and chefs to showcase their wares to people passionate about food.
A Taste of West Cork Food Festival understands how important local food is to the regional economy and with its wealth of artisan food producers, supportive retailers and markets, talented chefs and award-winning restaurants, West Cork continues to attract visitors. Our world renowned food combined with the most idyllic landscape makes A Taste of West Cork Food Festival the perfect festival for all the family.
The Festival programme includes the much loved traditional open-air street food and craft market, daily walks, interactive workshops, food demonstrations and tastings, themed nights in restaurants, traditional music sessions and much more.
There is something to tempt every palate and many of the events are free or minimum charges apply so there is something to suit everyone’s pocket.