On Monday 4 March the first of Fáilte Ireland’s 2019 marketing campaigns kicked off, featuring the sites and experiences of the Boyne Valley. The national TV and radio campaign will highlight the region as the ideal place to take a short break by showcasing the variety of experiences and attractions across the region in the leadup to St. Patrick’s Week, during the Easter holidays and beyond.
"Pól Ó Conghaile finds a flourishing food scene amidst famous heritage sites on a flying visit to Meath and Louth" - https://www.independent.ie/life/travel/ireland/24-hours-in-the-boyne-valley-fantastic-flavours-and-heritage-hits-37626940.html
"Discover Boyne Valley Flavours has launched a new online voucher system, the first of its kind in Ireland. The vouchers can be bought online at boynevalleyflavours.ie and can be redeemed at any of the Boyne Valley producers, events and service providers listed on the website, as full or partial payment." - https://www.fft.ie/a-guide-to-ancient-east-brewers-and-distillers/24588
"In time for Christmas, Fáilte Ireland has released a guide to the 12 distilleries and breweries of Ireland’s Ancient East. The Ancient East region has seen an explosion recently of craft breweries and distilleries, producing everything from whiskey to gin, beer to cider." - https://www.fft.ie/a-guide-to-ancient-east-brewers-and-distillers/24588
"Slane Distillery - The Boyne Valley is a paradise for artisanal food, and you can pick up a good selection at the Slane Distillery’s Christmas market..." - https://www.independent.ie/life/travel/ireland/20-best-christmas-markets-in-ireland-from-cosy-moseys-to-festival-fun-37570893.html
"For the second year running, the Boyne Valley Food Network held their Producer Showcase at the Monasterboice Inn in Co. Louth, on Tuesday 13th November. - https://www.fft.ie/chefs-buyers-discover-the-best-of-the-boyne/24275
Published on November 19th 2018
"Lonely Planet has named Dublin's forthcoming Roe & Co Distillery among the 10 best new openings in the world for 2019." - https://www.independent.ie/life/travel/travel-news/irish-distillery-and-driving-school-among-lonely-planets-top-tips-for-2019-37445442.html
"The eleventh annual Blas Na hEireann Irish Food Awards which took place in Dingle over the weekend saw two Louth producers take home silver and bronze medals." - https://droghedalife.com/news/a-bounty-of-blas-na-heireann-awards-for-the-boyne-valley
Published on October 8th 2018
"Known as the Land of Legends, visitors to Louth can journey to the River Boyne where the famous Salmon of Knowledge was caught.