Updated: 06/10/17 : 08:03:14
Aurivo Co-Op, based Finisklin Business Park, Sligo has taken the most awards for Sligo at the Blas na hEireann Irish Food Awards in Dingle.
They won a Silver for their Connacht Gold Creamery Butter and there was a Double Bronze for the co-op’s milk for their Organic for Us Whole Milk 2l and Tesco Fresh Organic Milk. Milk continued to feature with a Bronze for Aurivo’s Dunnes Stores Strawberry Flavoured Milk.
There were also double Bronze awards for Bronze for Clo’s Chocolates from Tobergal Lane, Sligo. The Chocolate Selection and Irish Sea Salted Caramel Chocolate both triumphed. Clo’s Chocolates also won Best in Farmers Market for Sligo.
Blas na hEireann are the largest blind-tasted food awards on the island of Ireland. The Supreme Champion Winner 2017 was Glenstal Food’s Irish Creamery Salted Butter.