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A Sooper Future: An Interview with Simon Stenning

A Sooper Future: An Interview with Simon Stenning

Eighteen months ago who could have predicted the success of letterbox cocktails or home-finished meals from Michelin starred restaurants? The global pandemic has altered lives and businesses on every level, disrupting the food industry on a scale...

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Galmere Celebrates First Basil Harvest

Galmere Celebrates First Basil Harvest

Galmere Foods owned brand Pestle + Mortar is now made using fresh Irish Basil. Galmere Foods are now the proud owners of a vertical, digital basil farm on our premises in Galway.  All of the basil harvested will be used for Galmere owned Pestle +...

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Happy Easter: A Spring Recipe

Happy Easter: A Spring Recipe

A Warm Welcome, and a Happy Easter! And to celebrate, the brilliant Photographer, Food Stylist and Recipe Creator Jennifer Oppermann has created for us a twist on a traditional Easter favourite, lamb. Using our much loved sauces brand, Pestle +...

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Galmere Foods Introduces Site Wide PCR Testing

Galmere Foods Introduces Site Wide PCR Testing

Galmere Foods has begun its first regular site-wide Covid-19 PCR testing. Testing is being carried out in-house, in a fully safe environment, by trained team members, with the first tests having been completed efficiently and effectively.  Any...

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Stronger Together

Stronger Together

Two words that came to define Ireland in 2020 and continue to do so this year. As we struggle to come to terms with the impact of Covid-19 and the ever shifting pattern of restrictions and regulations, we have certainly come to appreciate the power...

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Seasons Greetings

Seasons Greetings

What is it that tempts us to try that new recipe? To put that particular pesto in our shopping cart? Or add that panettone to our wish list? More often than not it’s down to the skills of Jennifer Oppermann, the food industry’s not-so-secret-Santa....

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Galmere Scoops Gold at 2020 Blas na hEireann

Galmere Scoops Gold at 2020 Blas na hEireann

The whole team here at Galmere was thrilled to receive two Gold Awards in the prestigious 2020 Blas na hEireann, the Irish Food Awards. Pestle + Mortar pestos win again! Our sauces brand Pestle + Mortar picked up Gold for the second year in a row...

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A Brand Evolution

A Brand Evolution

In this strangest of years, we have all had an unwanted opportunity to take a pause, a stop, a reflection. While in the business of making food there was less in the way of a pause than other sectors, we decided it was an opportunity to take stock...

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