Ballyhoura Mountain Mushrooms

Based in the Ballyhoura Mountains which border the counties of Cork, Limerick and Tipperary, Ballyhoura Mountain Mushrooms is an award-winning company run by Dr Lucy Deegan and Mark Cribbin. Whether supplying Michelin star restaurants like Chapter One in Dublin, small cafes or the home cook, Lucy and Mark have a very simple aim – to…

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The Soupermarket

The Soupermarket is such a cool name it’s a wonder nobody came up with it before. The soup stall at the Milk Market only uses Limerick suppliers for its soups, and primarily uses ingredients from other traders in the market.  Deacy Stanhope, 66, and his partner, Anne Fitzgerald, 60, have been running the Soupermarket since…

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The Green Apron

Fancy some Bombay Tomato Pickle, or how about some Chocolate and Raspberry preserve? Theresa Storey’s eclectic Green Apron stall offers a fabulous range of award winning jams, marmalades, chutneys, ketchups, sauces, herb mixes, butters, mustards and pickles, all made using secret family recipes. They even sell traditional or herbal tea, grown from 400 tea bushes…

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Crawford’s Farm

A short backstory is good when it comes to food. You want to know the source of the food, its journey in getting here to the Milk Market. After that, it’s down to taste. Crawford’s Farm milk comes from a small herd of Shorthorns in Cloughjordan, a herd so few in number, they have names…

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Kiely’s Garden Centre at the Milk Market

Gerry and Helen Kiely have been selling flowers and plants and providing gardening advice for over 30 years in the Milk Market. “Gerry used to come in as a young fella with a couple of geraniums on the back of bicycle in the Seventies during the summer months. His mother, Theresa, gave him his love…

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Country Choice

At the heart of the market is Peter Ward’s internationally renowned Country Choice, a food emporium and purveyor of speciality foods, sold in season, and sourced from only the finest local and international providers. Peter and his wife Mary have been pioneers of fine food in Ireland ever since they established their  independent delicatessen, café…

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St Patrick’s Weekend Unlocked @ The Milk Market 2018

“The Limerick Milk Market are pleased to be teaming up with Clareview Car Sales and Citroen who are sponsoring a series of free entry, family friendly promotions, events and prize giveaways at the Milk Market from Thursday 17th to Sunday 20th March 2016 as part of our St Patricks and Early Easter Celebration weekend. Limerick…

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First Limerick Garden Festival Launched

Limerick has a long history and a great passion for gardens and gardening. A stand-out historical example in the city is of course the William Roche’s Hanging Garden built for his recreation in 1808; today Gardening is equally very much loved and alive in Limerick with garden groups thriving all over the city and county…

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Pigtown Culture and Food Series September 2017

Sep 01 Friday 5:00pm OPENING EVENT – ‘Eat Like A Pig’ – URBAN FOOD FEST {Pigtown Edition} Street food evening event at Limerick Milk Market kicks off the Pigtown Food Series! Stall application forms here: PigtownUFF-app-form From Sep 01 [all month long] – The Pig-tail Series hosted by Pharmacia Using local ingredients and infused liquors…

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Cruinniu Walls ‘Bringing Streetart Home’ 8th July 2017

Cruinniu Walls Limerick Milk Market Exhibition Space Takeover! DATE/TIME: 8 July at 12:00–16:00 To celebrate the launch of Cruinniu Walls, the collective bring their unique streetart style to the Limerick Milk Market Exhibition Space for ONE DAY ONLY Saturday July 8th from 12 midday to 4 pm. Cruinniu Wall’s murals will transform the space with…

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