A Taste of West Cork

Food Festival

 

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 so many artists, writers, craftsmen and food producers to West Cork.  A Taste of West Cork Food Festival showcases the wonderful food and food creators of this very special place. It brings together a unique mix of food markets and cooking demonstrations, food tasting and cookery competitions, special dinners, brunches,and banquets, talks and exhibits, children's events, adventures and more. 

A Taste of West Cork which is one of  Ireland's longest running food festival, and is fast becoming a premier event on the food calendar.  The festival  is one of the best opportunity for the  many local producers and chefs to showcase their wares to people passionate about food.

So much more than just a festival which happens to be about food
 


A Taste of West Cork Food Festival understands how important local food is to the regional economy and with the 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 part of Ireland makes A Taste of West Cork Food Festival the perfect festival for all the family.

 
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 much more.

 

There is something to tempt every palate and many of the events staged throughout the festival week are free or minimum charges apply so there is something to suit everyone's pocket.