It’s hardly surprising that food and drink is Northern Ireland’s single biggest industry and a major exporter to over 70 countries. The industry’s outstanding achievements particularly in international markets are being celebrated during Northern Ireland’s first Year of Food and Drink in 2016.
Northern Ireland is also an award-winning food region, with produce from Northern Ireland winning top prizes in international food and drink industry awards, including the Great Taste Awards, Blas na hÉireann, World Cheese Awards and the International Wine & Spirit Competition.
Our food producers are dedicated to traceability and passionate about quality. What sets Northern Ireland apart is the breadth of premium quality, wholesome, safe and innovative food from producers who are committed to delivering excellence every time.
A wide range of products including meat, poultry, dairy, seafood and beverages from Northern Ireland are being enjoyed in quality restaurants, top hotels and private homes around the world.
If you’d like to find a food and drink supplier from Northern Ireland, visit buynifood.com.
Or we’ll be showcasing our food and drink suppliers at most of the main international food and drink exhibitions this year. These include Gulfood, Dubai, Food and Drink Expo, Birmingham and SIAL, Paris.
Northern Ireland is a great food tourist destination, where you can enjoy the finest food and drink in our award-winning restaurants, food markets and festivals. Find out more information about what Northern Ireland has to offer food tourists.