It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise in Limerick – aka Pigtown – that we have a growing number of really exceptional artisan butchers, and the Milk Market is home to one of the city’s finest, Alan Nolan of Nolans of Corbally Butchers.  Wexford-born, Alan found his home in Limerick after years working in…

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Limerick’s Milk Market is famous for the variety and international flavour of its food stalls, but the market is also home to many gifted craftspeople, none more accomplished than Jane Neville, who has been selling her designer jewellery at the market for almost a decade. “I make traditional necklaces with freshwater pearls and with fire…

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When people look for a magical, quick fix to something they invariably search for the often elusive silver bullet. Louise Miller’s silver bullet solution for supplying sushi at Limerick’s Milk Market came in the form of a custom-designed sushi kitchen, built to order inside a silver coloured food truck that’s shaped like a bullet.  It…

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The Milk Market has an exotic mix of international food cultures but no market would be complete without an authentic Italian offering.  Andrea Della Greca’s Moca Food & Wine stall brings you everything from cold cuts to cannolis.  Andrea hails from Tuscany, near the beautiful city of Lucca, which is famous for its renaissance walls…

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Ecaterina has been selling the most beautiful cakes imaginable in the Milk Market for ten years. Like a lot of the traders in the market, she learned her trade at her mother’s knee. “Like a lot of Irish people, especially the women in the Milk Market, I learned how to bake from my mother. I…

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Ciara Brennan started cooking at the age of four, learning at her mother Jocelyn’s knee as soon as she was old enough to stir a pot.  Even from that tender age, Ciara knew too things: she loved cooking, and she did not like the taste of meat. So began a love affair with cooking and…

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