Giving Small Producers A Big Chance

What is The food academy Programme?

At SuperValu we are the biggest supporter of local producers in Ireland because we believe in local.

Now we have taken this a step further by joining forces with Bord Bia and the Local Enterprise Office Network to create the Food Academy Programme.

Anú Dairy

Anú Dairy

Anú dairy develop healthy highly nutritious Irish dairy products that are made using their own highly sustainable farming practices.

A Taste of Irish Spirit

A Taste of Irish Spirit

Betty Smith

My poitin marmalade brings out the Irish in you. Handmade in a country kitchen near Beal na mBlath, it has tradition and heritage in every bite.

Athula's Fusion Foods

Athula's Fusion Foods

Athula grew up in a village in Sri Lanka cooking fresh food with his family. Now Athula has prepared this range to ring true restaurant quality to your kitchen.

Beara Distillery

Beara Distillery

Eileen Brennan

Bluebell Falls

Bluebell Falls

Victor O Sullivan

Based in Charleville, Co. Cork, Bluebell Falls is a family business owned by Victor and Breda O’Sullivan. Our free range goats have some of the best grazing land in Ireland so they produce the highest quality milk - perfect for making our soft, handmade farmhouse goat’s cheese!

Caherbeg Free Range Pork

Caherbeg Free Range Pork

William & Avril Allshire

Over the past 20 years, the Allshire family have been producing Award Winning Pork Products on their farm in West Cork. Making a Living, Making Something That Matters - Rosscarbery Pudding.

Charlie’s

Charlie’s

Jacqueline Griffin

Natural Dog Treats with no preservatives using only the finest human grade ingredients. Made by Jacqueline, inspired by Charlie and LOVED by dogs!

Clotilde's Fruit Compote

Clotilde's Fruit Compote

Clotilde Fitzgibbon

These healthy and seriously tasty fruit compotes are made by Clotilde Fitzgibbon in Glanworth, North Cork. Clotilde is bringing to the Irish table a deep rooted French recipe which values the natural taste of fruit.

Coosheen

Coosheen

Anne Marie Collins, Danny & Paul O'Regan

There are three people in the business. Danny O’Regan, Paul O’Regan and Anne Marie Collins. The idea of making yoghurt has been on their minds for over 2 years.

Cotton Ball Brewing Co

Cotton Ball Brewing Co

Eoin Lynch

Cotton Ball Brewing Co... Good Times are Brewing! An Artisan scale brewery who have created a range of craft beers in honour of our great grandfather, Humphrey J Lynch. A US Civil war veteran, Cotton mill foreman. 3 wives later Humphrey returned to his native home Cork to open a public house called the Cotton Ball and carrying on the spirit of adventure we now present.

Cultured food Co.

Cultured food Co.

Hayley Milthorpe

We are dedicated to reviving the ancient art of handcrafted raw fermented foods, which we transform into a whole new taste sensation, rich with real culture!

De Roiste Puddings

De Roiste Puddings

Jimmy Allen

De Roiste Artisan Black & White Puddings are made in the heart of the Cork Gaeltacht from a three generation old family recipe, using fresh local ingredients.

Durrus Cheese

Durrus Cheese

Sarah Hennessy

Jeffa Gill and family have made artisanal cheeses on their farm in West Cork since 1979. Great on a cheeseboard and ideal for many contemporary dishes.

Elbow Lane Brewhouse

Elbow Lane Brewhouse

Conrad howard

A restaurant recipe that’s FRESH, FLAVOURFUL and MADE TO SLATHER. Served and enjoyed in our award winning restaurant and nano-brewery. Enjoy this sauce with meat, cheese, vegetables.

Farm Fresh Foods

Farm Fresh Foods

Patrick Twomey

Introducing Farm fresh foods' new range of premium sauces, which serve as the perfect accompaniment to cold and hot dishes alike.

Finders Inn

Finders Inn

Aaron Mcdonnell

Multi-award winning Artisan Chocolatier producing premium single origin handmade chocolate bars, hot chocolate sticks, truffles and more…

Gookies

Gookies

Jonathan Dawson, Gobnait & Conor

Treat yourself to some gluten free decadence and have yourself a taste-full gluten free day!

Hanley's Puddings

Hanley's Puddings

Anthony Hanley

Hanley's Pudding are made with a secret award winning family recipe that dates back 120 years.

Happy Days Ice Cream

Happy Days Ice Cream

Capture the happy with a tub of Happy Days Ice Cream, bursting with cheerful dairy goodness from Corks happiest cows!

Hassetts

Hassetts

Noreen Foley

Hassetts Handmade biscuits, baked with passion and pride, delivering quality and taste like never before. A treat to be enjoyed anytime!

Healthy You

Healthy You

Dermot Twomey

Healthy You Supply Artificial Additive Free,healthy, Nutritious, Seaweed Based Products. Meals With the Bounteous Minerals and Vitamins of the Ocean to Aid Your Healthy Lifestyle

Holo Kombucha

Holo Kombucha

Adrian Hyde

"Organic” - our way of saying we didn't mess with nature. Our Kombucha is inherently good, thirst quenching and organic. Check out the big dream at holorganics.com.

Honest Chips

Honest Chips

Kieran Wall

After 20 years producing the best fresh chips, we now give you chilled Honest Chips to enjoy from your oven in just 15 minutes

Horizon Farms

Horizon Farms

Colum O'Regan

We at Horizon Farm love growing fresh veg. Our south facing fields capture as much sunshine and sea breezes as possible to give you the freshest, most healthy produce

Irish Green

Irish Green

Natural liquid spice which can be used to dilute a drink or to flavour food… Flavours designed by nature proudly made in Ireland. Every drop matters…

Joe's Farm Crisps

Joe's Farm Crisps

Joe grows all the vegetables and potatoes and everything is made and produced on the farm.

Kildinan Farm

Kildinan Farm

Rory Magorrian

At Kildinan Farm, our food does no harm to the soil in which we toil. Please enjoy and don’t panic because we only grow Organic.

Kinsale Mead

Kinsale Mead

Kate and Denis Dempsey

Life Kitchen

Life Kitchen

John Collier & John Noel O'Leary

Life Kitchen offers the combination of high Irish protein and fruit and vegetable goodness together. Your daily nutrient boost in one bottle, naturally.

Love Mexican

Love Mexican

Mike Currane

Love Mexican - Authentic Mexican recipes with an Irish twist! Lovingly handmade by Mike in Cork.

Lullaby Milk

Lullaby Milk

Gerald Burns & Julian Twomey

Cows on our family farm in North Cork are milked before dawn to ensure natural higher levels of melatonin, which aids a good nights sleep.

Milsean

Milsean

Ian Graham

Multi-award winning Artisan Chocolatier producing premium single origin handmade chocolate bars, hot chocolate sticks, truffles and more…

No Nonsence

No Nonsence

Matthew Brownie

Scratch my Pork is the story of one cheeky Kiwi, a blow-in if you will.Matthew set up home in West Cork. By using his skills as a Chef & the best of Irish produce the story of Scratch My Pork began...Great Irish Pork Rind seasoned & cooked to perfection.

Nutcase

Nutcase

Mick Meaney

We are a family run business established in 2013 by Mick and Sarah Meaney from Cobh, Co. Cork. We produce a range of delicious, handmade nutroasts & burgers made using high quality nuts and fresh herbs & spices.

O'Flynn Foods

O'Flynn Foods

Joe Murphy

Third generation sausage maker, Declan O Flynn, insists on using traditional ingedients in his gourmet sausage range. Try them and taste the difference.

Oh! Naturelle

Oh! Naturelle

Louise Ryan

Low-fat, gourmet sorbets created by Louise & Aisling in Cork. Our delicious sorbets are handmade using fresh fruit and unrefined sugar. Dairy-free, suitable for vegans and free from Palm Oil too!

On the Pigs Back

On the Pigs Back

Isabelle Sheridan

Award Winning Irish Pates & Terrines with a French Touch.

Ravi's Gourmet Dips

Ravi's Gourmet Dips

Take your taste buds on an adventure to Southern India. Ravi’s dips are authentic family recipes using fresh, natural ingredients, infused with exotic and complex flavours.

Regale Biscuits Co.

Regale Biscuits Co.

Ger Devin

Cookies of Character are individually handmade in west Cork using Irish butter and only natural ingredients.

Roaring Water Sea Vegetable

Roaring Water Sea Vegetable

Paul Cobb

Unique range of vegan sausages and puddings, with 25% wakame, rich in nutrients often lacking in a vegetarian diet - the taste of the sea!

Seymours Fine Foods

Seymours Fine Foods

Philip O' Connor

Seymour's new Irish biscuit bites in Shortbread & Chocolate Raspberry. Handmade in West Cork by Ireland's only farm & biscuit bakery.

Shanagarry Smoked Salmon

Shanagarry Smoked Salmon

Grainne Casey

For over 30 years, Bill Casey and family have lovingly handcrafted smoked organic Irish Salmon from their smokehouse in East Cork.

Skeaghanore Duck

Skeaghanore Duck

Helena Hickey

Hand reared on our family farm in scenic Skeaghanore West Cork. The coastal salt air adds a distinctively delicious flavour to our corn fed duck.

The Castle Pantry

The Castle Pantry

George McGee

Welcome to the delicious Irish Gluten Free Pantry bake range . Scrumptious handmade artisan products which will delight you with their taste, quality and uniqueness.

The Fresh Fish Deli

The Fresh Fish Deli

Monica Buckley & Peter Shanahan

From the West Cork Coast to your kitchen, experience the flavours of West Corks finest produce in our delicious, healthy and wholesome Fish Cakes

The Laughing Oyster

The Laughing Oyster

David Andrews

‘the Laughing Oyster’ Makes Natural and Healthy Seaweed Products From the Crystal Clear Waters of Bere Island, West Cork. Seaweed – a Real Superfood.

The Organic Chocolate Factory

The Organic Chocolate Factory

Shana & Bernard Wilkie

Explore the world of baking with a new range of high quality organic ingredients brought to you by craft chocolate makers Wilkies Chocolate.

Trace Of Cakes

Trace Of Cakes

Tracy Desmond

Tracy is a sugar craft designer from Ballincollig, who has created a convenient, indulgent, chocolate biscuit cake gift you’ll be proud to give your loved ones.

Union Hall

Union Hall

Seanie Cahalane

Seán and Siobhán Nolan produce a range of oak-smoked fish products and pâtés from the small coastal village of Union Hall in West Cork. Their fish is sourced locally from Irish Seas and then carefully prepared for you by skilled artisans.

West Cork Brewing

West Cork Brewing

Dominic Casey, Henry Thornhill & Kevin Waugh

The West Cork Brewing Co is the brainchild of three local childhood friends from Baltimore and Skibbereen - Dominic Casey, Henry Thornhill and Kevin Waugh.

West Cork Eggs

West Cork Eggs

Caroline Murphy

From a City Girl to Country Chick. I am so proud of our genuine and fabulous eggs from our family farm. We love our hens and our customers so enjoy.

West Cork Pies

West Cork Pies

Paul Phillips

When Paul first moved to West Cork he couldn't believe how difficult it was to find a classic English pork pie. Paul decided to start making pork pies himself. Now Paul has a team of skilled pie makers who hand make mouth watering pies in a variety of flavours.

Wildberry Bakery

Wildberry Bakery

Susan Robbins Fehiny

Award winning Wildberry Bakery produces high quality, hand made, gluten-free cakes that are made from authentic local ingredients and are preservative free.