WHAT A FIRST DAY!
The sun shone, the Champagne Taittinger flowed, the chefs cooked up a storm, and most importantly, lots of delicious food was served!
See the best pictures from the day HERE
Everyone who attended last years festival got involved and tasted the most delicious dishes of their life. Get yourself to the Iveagh Gardens in 2018 for another spectacular four days of food and drink- we can’t wait to see new faces and old friends!
Tickets for the festival are available on the door*, or book ahead online!
*subject to availability
We saw an amazing line-up of world-class chefs in 2017 who cooked up a storm in the Iveagh Gardens, including, Neven Maguire, Daniel Clifford, Gill Meller, Gavin McDonagh, Danni Barry, Paul Kelly, and Lynda Booth.
If you came, you saw Simon Lamont, Kevin Dundon, Anna Haugh, Robin Gill, Stuart O’Keeffe, Edward Hayden. Patrick Powell, and Roz Purcell and more. What a treat!
Best in Taste Award Winners
The competition was high as we searched for the Best in Taste Award winners, sponsored by Burren Amber Hospitality Executive Recruiters. The winners are, ‘Best Dish’ is from Jaipur with Saba in second place, ‘Best Dressed Feature’ is Taste of Thailand, The Exchequer in second place, ‘Best Dressed Stand’ is Fever Tree, Improper Butter in second place, and ‘Most Innovative use of World Flavour’ is Jaipur! Congratulations to all the winners.
EIPIC Restaurant popped up for the first time at Taste as our Daily Special brought to you by OpenTable. Their menu included Peter Hannans Shorthorn Pastrami, Mustard, Bone Marrow and Lovage, Miso Glazed Pork, BBQ Cabbage and Pickled Mustard Seeds, dessert was Irish Strawberries, Sorrel Cream and Brown Butter. Incredible! Don’t miss Ember who is joining us today for one day only!
Come to the Connacht Gold Style Afternoon Today!
Don’t miss the Connacht Gold Style Afternoon with Special Guest Pippa O’Connor as it kicks off today from 12 pm – 4 pm. Purchase your Style Afternoon ticket on the door or pre-book your tickets HERE and come dressed to impress! #ConnachtGoldStyleAfternoon