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.

Achill Island Sea Salt

Achill Island Sea Salt

Seán O'Malley

Inspired by the age old tradition of salt production, Achill Island sea salt is hand harvested from the Wild Atlantic.

Cabots of Westport

Cabots of Westport

Redmond Cabot

CABOTS Westport is a family run business using fresh Irish ingredients to make hand crafted Irish artisan foods.

Clew Bay Cookies

Clew Bay Cookies

James & Lisa McCann

Tasty award winning all natural chocolate chip cookies made in Co. Mayo, the McCanns hope you enjoy their family recipe as much as they do!

Connacht Pale Ale

Connacht Pale Ale

Michael Crowe

Connacht Pale Ales has a delicate blend of aromatic hops with a solid malt profile which combines to create a well rounded, citrus and spicy flavour.

Cuinneog Ltd

Cuinneog Ltd

Breda Butler

Artisan dairy producers, Cuinneog use a slow and timely fermentation process which gives the products their unique and much sought after flavour.

Dozio's of Mayo

Dozio's of Mayo

Where the South of Switzerland meets the West of Ireland... Dozio's of Mayo, Artisan Cheesemakers & producers of Ella & Zing

Gourmet Popcorn

Gourmet Popcorn

Ian Gaughan

Ian and Anne with their daughter Meadbh, present their new gourmet range of popcorn. Made from top quality ingredients, as well as being delicious, their popcorn is certified gluten free, wheat free and vegetarian.

Hanley Catering

Hanley Catering

Michael and Ann Marie Hanley

Hanley Catering is a family run business supplying a range of "Ready to Eat products". Lunchtime, Teatime, Anytime Enjoy

Harvest Moon

Harvest Moon

Angela Carney

We use no salt sugar wheat or preservatives in any of our food. We use nothing from concentrate. The lemon juice we use is freshly squeezed, the garlic is fresh, and mostly fresh herbs.

Hillcrest Home Bakery

Hillcrest Home Bakery

Attracta Duffy, Angela Hession, Mary Higgins Molloy and Patricia Anderson

Jack and Eddie's

Jack and Eddie's

Ray O Malley

Jack and his dad Eddie run their farm in the hills outside Westport. Their award winning sausages are made with 80% pork, using quality cuts of pork belly and pork shoulder.

MMM Family Bakery

MMM Family Bakery

Stan Kuznetsov

Three Brothers moved their bakery from Poland to Castlebar in 2006. They continue to innovate, blending local ingredients and polish techniques to bake distinctively delicious bread.

Pure Glan Food

Pure Glan Food

Christine McAndrew

Ireland’s first Zero calorie and 100% natural Sparkling Sencha ‘Green Tea Drink on the Go’ without the sugar. Uniquely brewed in Glencastle, Co. Mayo from Luxury Sencha Green Tea leaves. ‘ Mariko’ is thirst quenching, healthy, refreshing, naturally delicious. ‘Get your metabolism moving’

Shanvalley Innovative

Shanvalley Innovative

Declan Gannon

Based in the west of Ireland,Declan Gannon produces a range of healthy snacks under the ‘Karma - Eat Right Live Right’ brand. Check out his range of granola snack bars made with the finest of ingredients and full of natural energy.