first_imgA Taste of Donegal’ Food Festival is now in it’s third year and has been a growing success story.This year the festival on August 26th, 27th and 28th will be bigger and better than ever with more space, more exhibitors and hopefully, even more visitors. Set against the backdrop of Donegal Town Harbour thousands of people will come along to enjoy the food, drink and atmosphere of this popular event.Exhibitors always delight with their displays and tastings. The programme of events includes celebrity chef demonstrations, cookery demonstrations, children’s cookery demonstrations and entertainment.A host of top chefs including our own Conrad Gallagher will be there for this superb weekend.Here’s this year’s timetable: August 26th4.00pmFestival opensFood & Drink Exhibitors selling produce with tastings7.00pmOfficial Opening by Senator David MorrisMusic by Barbara EdwardsM.C. for the evening Noel Cunningham Advertisement 8.00pmCookery Demonstration by Celebrity Chef Conrad Gallagher (Salon des Saveurs)9.15pmDicey Reilly’sWorld Beer Tasting Dean Me Guinness (NewsTalk)10.00pmShort fireworks display over Donegal Bay by Pains Fireworks11.00pmFestival closesAUGUST 27TH11.00amFestival opens12.30pmCookery demonstration by Celebrity ChefConrad Gallagher (Salon Des Saveurs) and rising star Gary O’Hanlon (Viewmount House)2.00pmCookery demonstration by Celebrity ChefNeven Maguire (McNean House)3.15pmWine appreciation and tasting by Richard Finney (The Wine Buff)4.00pmCookery demonstration by Celebrity Chef Kevin Dundon sponsored by Kavanaghs Supervalu, Donegal5.00pmCookery demonstration by local award winning Chef Anthony Armstrong6.00pmEntertainment by the Donegal Abbey Singers7.00pmFestival closesAUGUST 28TH11.00amFestival opensmiddayCookery demonstration by Brian McDermott (Community Chef)1.00pmCookery demonstration by Maura Dufficey (An Bord Bia)2.00pmCookery demonstration by Joe Shannon (Radisson Blu Sligo) assisted by Margaret Carr Flynn (Ocean FM)3.00pmWine appreciation & tasting by Charles Searson (Pauls Off Licence/ Searson’s Wine Merchants)3.45pmCookery demonstration by Celebrity Chef Catherine Fulvio (Ballyknocken House and Cookery School)4.45pmCompetition Winners announced and Presentation of Awards5.15pmCookery demonstration by local award winning Chef Anthony Armstrong (Donegal Cookery School)6.00pmFestival closesDDTV: A TASTE OF DONEGAL FOOD FESTIVAL IS LAUNCHED was last modified: July 29th, 2011 by gregShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:a taste of donegal food festivalDonegal Townlast_img

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