National Bread Week

Ireland’s National Bread Week takes place from 11th to 17th September 2017, and is a chance for everyone to ‘Love Your Loaf’ and celebrate all that is great about Irish bread.


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Bread Blog

September 2018

Bread Memories with One Yummy Mummy

By |September 12th, 2018|

Hey, I’m Jolene, creator and founder of multi award winning Irish family food blog One Yummy Mummy. As a #Breadlover, and coming from a long line of bread lovers, I’m really excited to be a brand ambassador for this year’s National Bread Week. National Bread Week is the perfect opportunity to celebrate […]

The Ultimate Ice Cream Sandwich

By |September 11th, 2018|

We’re exploring all ways to enjoy bread during National Bread Week and our survey revealed an unlikely accompaniment – ice cream! 

In fact, one in five of us say we would eat bread with ice cream and 15% would be disappointed if they were unable to eat bread with ice cream.

We know that bread is […]

I Love it When…

By |September 4th, 2018|

For this year’s National Bread Week we are asking everyone when they love their loaf – whether it’s after your run or as a mid-morning snack. It is clear that Ireland’s great love affair with bread is still going strong. Take a look at our video below.

National Bread Week […]

August 2018

Delicious bread recipes by One Yummy Mummy

By |August 30th, 2018|

In honour of National Bread Week 2018, award-winning blogger One Yummy Mummy has created two new recipes for us!

Seaside Crumble

 Seaside Crumble National Bread Week

Whip up this easy Seaside Crumble, using cod fillets. It’s the ideal comfort food for the whole family to dig into […]

Reasons to love bread

By |August 29th, 2018|

For this year’s National Bread Week, we’re asking everyone across the island of Ireland what makes them a #BreadLover. After all, this staple food is steeped in tradition, and there are few foods that have so much to offer in terms of versatility, taste and convenience.

Registered dietitian Dr Mary McCreery has come up with […]

It’s all about family

By |August 21st, 2018|

The baking industry in Ireland and Northern Ireland is a real community – in fact they’re more like family. Check out our video below, featuring some of the wonderful bakers taking part in National Bread Week 2018, from the Cully’s in Cavan to the O’Donohue’s in Tullamore. Learn more about their history […]

Try out our new recipes

By |August 6th, 2018|

There’s just over a month to go until National Bread Week 2018! The preparations have begun, and we’ve been busy in the kitchen creating a number of new tasty recipes for you to try out.

Bread is so versatile and there’s a whole host of ways to enjoy it throughout the day. So whether you’re […]

July 2018

Get involved with National Bread Week 2018

By |July 13th, 2018|

There’s just two months to go now until National Bread Week returns! Back for its 5th year from 10 – 16 September 2018, this island of Ireland campaign celebrates our love affair with bread – from the iconic soda bread to the ever-popular batch loaf.

During National Bread Week an extensive PR and social media campaign […]

June 2018

We love it when…National Bread Week is back for 2018

By |June 22nd, 2018|

National Bread Week is back! From the 10-16th September 2018, bread lovers from all over Ireland will be showing the loaf some love, as they celebrate National Bread Week. Bakers, millers and retailers across the country will be joining in the fun and reminding us why we’re a nation of #BreadLovers.

Steeped in tradition, bread […]

September 2017

Ireland’s favourite sarnie – cheese and ham please!

By |September 14th, 2017|

For National Bread Week new research* shows that the nation’s favourite sandwich filling by a landslide, is ham and cheese, especially when you include the toasted version! Nearly one in five people opted for the classic filling, followed by the BLT and then tuna and sweetcorn.

The survey of 1,000 people showed that 53 per […]