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29 Mar 2017

The island of Ireland tastes great! Tourism Ireland unveils new ‘mouth-watering’ film!

Tourism Ireland’s latest video invites foodies everywhere to discover Ireland’s culinary delights

Tourism Ireland has unveiled a new online film, showcasing the range of delicious food and fresh produce available right across the island of Ireland. 

Called “Flavours from the Island of Ireland”, the short film provides a glimpse of the superb food scene here. From farm to fork, and from port to place, the message for ‘foodies’ and potential visitors around the world is that we’ve got incredible produce that inspires creative and delicious dishes in the restaurants and cafés right around the island. And, from creamy butter and freshly caught seafood, to gourmet creations and finger-licking street food – visitors can prepare for a delicious trip to this island!



The film is being promoted through Tourism Ireland’s social platforms, including Facebook (more than 3.8 million fans worldwide), Twitter (392,000 followers) and YouTube
 

Notes To Editors

  • Tourism Ireland is the organisation responsible for promoting the island of Ireland overseas as a leading holiday destination.
  • Tourism is the island of Ireland’s largest indigenous industry; responsible for in excess of 4% of GNP in the Republic of Ireland and employing approximately 220,000 people.
  • In 2016, we welcomed approximately 10.5 million overseas visitors to the island of Ireland, delivering revenue of about €5.4 billion.
  • Tourism Ireland’s international website is www.ireland.com, 29 market sites available in 11 language versions around the world, which attracted 19.37 million visitors in 2016.