Food festivals

Sligo Tapas Trail

Date
Oct 05 2019
View as map

Contact details

Address

Sligo Town, Sligo,

Sligo Food Trail presents the Sligo Tapas Trail as part of the Taste the island celebrations from 5th October 2019. An astounding variety of creative, tapas sized specialities will be offered along the Sligo Tapas Food Trail.

Sligo Food Trail presents the Sligo Tapas Trail as part of the Taste the island celebrations from 5th October 2019. An astounding variety of creative, tapas sized specialities will be offered along the Sligo Tapas Food Trail.

Sligo food trail are working with members to give visitors to Ireland a real flavour of what the amazing produce we have on offer here in Sligo.

Sligo’s best restaurants, gastro pubs, cafes and food providers will showcase Sligo’s finest fresh produce and culinary innovation in tapas form so everyone can try some. Anthony Gray, Ambassador of Sligo Food Trail and who owns Eala bhan and Hooked is a supporter of food throughout the island and commented, “Following the success of Sligo Food Trail since its launch, the annual Sligo Tapas Trail further underlines the strength of local, traditional and organic producers of seafood, meats and vegetables in Sligo.” Sligo Food Trail members including Le Fournil, Café Fleur, Osta Café, Lyons Café, Sweet Beat, WB Yeats Cafe, Hooked, Eala Bhán Grappa, Swagman and more.

Traditionally tapas were a Spanish appetiser or snack often served in bars. It has evolved into an entire sophisticated cuisine featuring both hot and cold dishes, sweet and savoury dishes. The annual Sligo Tapas Trail is a celebration of the finest fresh ingredients, many from local waters and the wild, with a distinctly Irish twist. Last year the Sligo Tapas Trail was a huge success with locals and visitors alike.

This event is part of Taste the Island.