Darina Allen

Darina Allen

COOKERY DEMO

Join chef Darina Allen for a special bread-making demo and book signing event in celebration of her new cookbook, The New Ballymaloe Bread Book, published by Gill Books on 26 October 2023.

Rachel Allen

Rachel Allen

COOKERY DEMO

Irish Chef and TV presenter best known for her work as a cooker, teacher and presenter of her popular cooking shows including “Rachel’s Favourite Food at Home”, “Bake!”, and “All Things Sweet”.

Brewers and Distillers Marquee

Brewers and Distillers Marquee

IRISH BEERS & SPIRITS

Sample exceptional Irish beers and spirits, meet the makers and enjoy a drink with friends!

Derval O’Rourke

Derval O’Rourke

COOKERY DEMO WITH EDWARD HAYDEN

Join Irish Olympian, and busy mum of two, Derval O’Rourke, as she chats to chef Edward Hayden about the benefits of frozen and how using more frozen fruit and vegetables can help Irish households live and eat well.

Rory O’Connell

Rory O’Connell

COOKERY DEMO

Rory is part of one of Ireland’s great food families and co-founder of the famous Ballymaloe Cookery School alongside sister Darina Allen. A classically trained chef he has trained in some of the top kitchens around the world.

REWILDING – CREATING DIVERSE HABITATS ON YOUR LAND 

REWILDING – CREATING DIVERSE HABITATS ON YOUR LAND 

WITH BRIAN O’TOOLE OF WILDACRES 

Join Brian O’Toole of Wildacres to learn about the process and potential of rewilding your land (no matter what the size!). Find out how you can attract an array of fascinating and stunning wildlife to your land, for you to observe and enjoy throughout the seasons

Savour Market

Savour Market

ARTISAN FOOD PRODUCERS AND STREET FOOD FROM ALL AROUND IRELAND

Sip, sample and shop your way through over 100 artisan food producers and street food vendors from all over Ireland !

Edward Hayden and Anne Neary

Edward Hayden and Anne Neary

COOKERY DEMO

Join festival favourites and local celebrity chefs Edward Hayden and Anne Neary on the Savour Stage for cooking, chats and plenty of craic!

Smithwick’s Ales, Muse Tacos & Live Music

Smithwick’s Ales, Muse Tacos & Live Music

AT SMITHWICK'S BARREL YARD

Enjoy an evening of great food, famous ale, and live music at Smithwick’s Barrel Yard! Muse Kilkenny will be cooking up a storm, offering various kinds of tasty tacos that pair delectably with Smithwick’s ales.

FOODPRENEURS – Growing your food business

FOODPRENEURS – Growing your food business

TARGETING THE NEXT GENERATION OF FOOD ENTREPRENEURS

As Savour Kilkenny celebrates its 15th anniversary as one of Ireland’s longest and best-established food festivals, it returns to its roots in focusing on growing the number of local and artisan food producers.

Imbibing Art

SAVOUR(ING)ART at Butler Gallery

Join us on Sunday afternoon for an exciting cocktail experience. 4 cocktails inspired by art within the Gallery’s current and past exhibitions will be created and tasted.

Nathalie Lennon

Nathalie Lennon

FOOD AS FUEL FOR EXERCISE

Join KCLR’s Nathalie Lennon on the Savour mainstage to learn about fuel for exercise. She’ll be answering your questions while showing you how to make some of her favourite nutritious snacks!