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Comber Earlies Food Fesitval
June 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pmFree
The Comber Earlies Food Festival, highly commended in the NI Year of Food and Drink Awards 2016 returns with local artisan food stalls showcasing the best of Northern Ireland produce.
Cookery Demonstrations led by Jean Christophe Novelli and an Interactive Food Tent will show case the best of world famous “Comber Earlies” potatoes and offer an opportunity to meet the growers.
A hay bale picnic filled with music, children’s potato themed crafts, street theatre and lots more.
Comber Early potatoes have been granted protected geographical indication (PGI) status under European law.
The potatoes are prized for their distinctive earthy, nutty flavour and characteristic soft smooth skin. The PGI status means the Comber potato joins an elite group of high quality European products, including Parma ham, Champagne wine and Stilton cheese.