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TS Foods

VIDEO: This Castlewellan food manufacturer was founded in 1978. Family-owned, its brands such as Tony’s Chippy are recognisable province wide. It is also famous for its stuffing range – a must with any roast dinner.


VIDEO: The Irwin’s story begins in 1912 when W.D Irwin and his wife Ruth opened a small bakery in Portadown. Creators of the iconic Nutty Krust batch loaf, Irwin’s is one of Northern Ireland’s most beloved brands.

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Slow Roasted Shoulder of Lamb

This simple recipe brings out the gorgeous flavours of the lamb shoulder. Cooked with garlic and rosemary this is best served with seasonal vegetables and local potatoes.

Mash Direct

VIDEO: One of Northern Ireland’s biggest success stories, Mash Direct is a family owned – and run – business in Newtownards. Simple, fresh products picked from the fields and steam packed, it takes the pain out of home-cooked, healthy food.

Old staple ketchup pepped up

Luca Montorio, a native of Turin now living in Portaferry, has combined the simplest of ingredients to perfect an artisan product embracing a long tradition of homegrown products created in his ancestors' kitchens generations ago.

Apple Crumble

A classically comforting bake, this delicious crumble features juicy Bramleys and an oaty nutty topping.

Just Live a Little

VIDEO: Entrepreneurial husband and wife team David and Jill Crawford’s journey started a few years ago when they sold the yoghurt and granola that they had created in the kitchen of their Portaferry farmhouse at local markets, before catching the attention of Northern Ireland’s leading hotel chains.

Chicken Lasagne

This inventive lasagne recipe offers a tasty alternative, made with succulent chicken thighs and simmered in a rich tomato sauce.

Strawberry and Vanilla Cupcakes

Bake a batch of these scrumptious sweet treats, filled with strawberry jam and topped with delicious vanilla buttercream, to enjoy alongside a steaming cup of tea.