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.

Costello's Brewing Company

Costello's Brewing Company

Gerald Costello

A LAID BACK, FEET UP, GOES DOWN EASY KIND OF BEER - Costellos “The Red” is full of flavour, fun and brewed for your enjoyment.

Goatsbridge Trout Farm

Goatsbridge Trout Farm

Mags Kirwan

Be healthy and eat trout from Goatsbridge from the crystal clear Kilkenny waters of The Little Arrigle. Innovative, versatile and sustainable.

Granny Maries Bakehouse

Granny Maries Bakehouse

Martina’s delightful, home style traditional cakes are baked using family recipes and are just like Granny used to make.

Hardy Foods

Hardy Foods

Rosemarie and Sile Hardy

Sile & Rosemarie’s Oat Loaf is like ‘A bowl of porridge in a slice’ only three ingredients in our oat loaf. Made in Kilkenny with Irish Oats.

Highbank Orchard

Highbank Orchard

Julie Calder-Potts

Just Taste Irish Apples! HIGHBANK ORCHARD SYRUP. Drizzle on porridge, muesli, yogurt, salad, veg, meat, ice cream & cheese. No added sugar. GLUTEN FREE.

Inistioge Food Company

Inistioge Food Company

Anneliese Fallon

Share our passion for “ no fuss great food”. We blend Irish craft beer with fragrant spices to create oven marinades. Low in calories & salt bringing big flavours to mealtimes.

Joan & Bob's Juicy Jams

Joan & Bob's Juicy Jams

Joan Fitzgerald Cahill

The recession had one positive outcome for us when we realised we could make a living using our passion for preserving. Our luxurious jams & sauces are slow cooked, you can taste the difference! Go on Spread the love, Joan & Bob

Mooncoin Homegrown Beetroot

Mooncoin Homegrown Beetroot

Helen Murphy

Beetroot grown in the fertile soil of the river Suir valley. Quality that will be hard to “BEET”. Relish the experience.

The Little Irish Apple Co.

The Little Irish Apple Co.

Anna Leveque & Philip Little

Philip and Anna’s orchards are on the banks of the Suir in Kilkenny, where the climate is ideal for a special apple.

The Little Mill Co.

The Little Mill Co.

Robert Mosse

Nothing added, nothing taken away. The Little Mill traditional stoneground whole meals. Seven generations of family milling in every ounce.