Naturally award winning food and drink innovation from
Northern Ireland Naturally(C309) will showcase around 200 food and drink products from 30 companies at the forthcoming Lunch exhibition in Old Billingsgate London
(29 -30thSeptember). Many of the companies have recently achieved international recognition in high profile competitions such as the UK Guild of Fine Food's Great Taste Awards for quality and innovation.
On show will be a broad range of original ideas for tasty snacks, convenience meals and 'food to go'.
The stand is organised by Invest Northern Ireland, the region's business development organisation which offers services to help foodservice organisations source quality food and drink from Northern Ireland suppliers (www.buynifood.com).
All the companies featured on Northern Ireland Naturally have experience in supplying UK customers and in working closely with them to develop innovative products that meet their specific requirements.
Northern Ireland Naturally will showcase food and drink from the following companies:
Alfees Flatbreads - Hand rolled and hand held flatbreads with five flavours including Spicy Chicken, Mexican Chicken, Ham and Cheese, Eggs and Bacon and Spicy Chilli Beef. The range sold frozen or chilled to meet all foodservice requirements. www.alfees.com
Big Pot- Fresh, gluten-free and low-fat soup including Vegetable Broth, Tomato and Basil, French Onion and Carrot and Coriander. www.bigpotco.com
Big Ted's American Cookies- Hand made American cookies in various flavours. Including with M&Ms, Snickerdoodle Cookie, and Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip. www.bigtedscookies.com
Crawford's Foods - Breakfast granola in natural crunchy, apple and cinnamon, and cranberry, coconut and cashew. www.crawfordfoods.co.uk
Davison's - Fresh apple products available diced, sliced, milled, pulped, pureed in pouches or cans sourced from the company's orchards.
En Place Foods UK - Flavoured oils, culinary drops, essences, pestos, tapenades, chutneys and relishes under En Place and Moyallon brands. Sandwich market products Moyallon BTL Relish, Moyallon Red Pepper Relish, Moyallon Sweet Jalapeño Relish, Moyallon Gourmet Hamburger Relish, Moyallon Sticky Hickory Barbeque Sauce www.en-placefoods.com
Evron Foods - Frozen and chilled bakery products including baguettes, ciabattas, spicy tomato bread and rye bread with black olives. www.evronfoods.co.uk
Farringford Foods - Single portion bakery products including muffins, cookies, cakes and cake slices. www.farringford.org
Fresh Food Kitchen -Wet salads, non-mayo, pasta meals, sandwich fillers, spring fresh range, desserts and meal accompaniments. www.prmltd.co.uk
Fivemiletown Creamery - soft Irish cheese including award winning Ballybrie, Ballyblue, Ballyoak smoked, Boilie marinaded goats' pearls, natural goats' log and O'Reilly's natural goats' and O'Reilly's goats' cheese in mustard. www.fivemiletown.com
Genesis Crafty - Hand crafted artisan breads including wheaten loaves, pancakes and scones. www.genesisbreads.com
Grace's Irish Biscuits - Hand baked biscuits including shortbread and wholemeal f, and butter fudge. www.gracesirishbiscuits.com
Irwin's Bakery - Big loaves including Muffin Loaf, Veda, rolls and muffins, batch bread and Rankin selection breads. www.irwinsbakery.com
Johnston's Coffee - Fresh ground coffee including from Fairtrade sources. www.johnsonscoffee.com
Kestrel Foods - Forest Feast brand dried fruit, nuts and seeds snack foods including ingredients from Fairtrade sources. www.forestfeast.com
Linwoods - Superfoods such as milled flaxseed, shelled hemp, sunflower and pumpkin seeds. www.linwoodshealthfoods.com
Little Big Shot - natural energy drink from fruit juices that's caffeine and taurine-free
Tasty Foods Cuisine- Concentrated sauces, traditional homemade pies, quality beef lasagne, ready meals, fresh homemade soups, garlic breads and Irish stew. www.tastyfoodscuisine.co.uk
McCann's Juices - Pure fruit juices including Bramley apple, apple and pear, and apple and raspberry. www.mccannapples.co.uk
Mourne Fine Foods- Cooked meats, ham, gammon and bacon. www.mournecountry.com
Mullins Ice Cream- Award winning ice cream including new range of family scoop ice cream with four dairy flavours in distinctive 900ml striped tubs, featuring the most popular flavours - honeycomb, vanilla, strawberry and chocolate. www.mullins-icecream.com
Orchard Country Foods -Ready to eat fresh fruit snack packs under Simply Fruit brand. www.simplyfruit.com
Pritchitt's - Dairy products for foodservices including Modern Milk, Millac Cappuccino Milk for barista machines, Millac Maid Mini Pots, Luxury Coffee Creamer Cafe Maid, ready to drink Viva Milk in Strawberry, Banana and Chocolate than milk complies with school nutritional guidelines, and contains no artificial colours, flavours, sweeteners or preservatives. Made with real fruit juice, semi skimmed milk and only four per cent added sugar, the range comes in a convenient 200ml Tetra pack with straw, making it ideal for chillers, Viva Flavoured Milk Powder Mix and Lakeland Dairies Butter portions. www.pritchitts.com
Punjana Tea - Traditional tea along with a range of speciality teas including green tea, peppermint and camomile. www.punjana.com
Rich Sauces - Irish sauces including hot, spicy and oriental, mayonnaise, dips and bouillon. www.richsauces.com
White's Oats - Traditional porridge oats including Organic Jumbo Oat Flakes, Quick Cook, Oat Bran, Pinhead Oatmeal, and Toasted Oat Snacks in apple and cinnamon, strawberry and banana crunch and wild fruit crunch www.whitesoats.co.uk
Willowbrook Farm Foods - Prepared salads, mashed potatoes, salad bags, steamed vegetables, and soups. www.willowbrookfoods.com
Yellow Door Deli/ Bakery - Artisan, hand baked breads, patisserie and deli products. www.yellowdoordeli.co.uk
The Bite Group - Fresh sandwiches, wraps, baguettes, toasties, paninis and sandwich fillers along with a number of third party items such as pastry products and smoothies. www.bite-group.com