Kitchen Hero: Donal’s Irish Feast

Celebrity chef Donal Skehan returns with a second series of Kitchen Hero: Donal’s Irish Feast and travels to seven counties to find interesting food producers. He visits counties Donegal, Antrim, Meath, Fermanagh, Cork, Down and Tipperary and selects a wide range of ingredients, including goat meat, apple brandy, chocolate, rapeseed oil and craft beer from which he makes the delicious feasts. An amazing 3 out of 6 episodes were filmed in Northern Ireland!

RTÉ One, Tuesdays, 8.30pm starting on 26 May 2015.


  • 26 May: (First Show): Featured Donegal filmed in Rathmullen House
  • 2 June: Co. Fermanagh/Tyrone feast location Belle Isle Estate. Producers featured include Wild Sika Venison at Baronscourt, Tickety Moo Ice cream, and Boxty making at the Kissin’ Crust. The Belle Isle Cookery School is referred to and seen, although it wasn’t the main feast location.
  • 16 June: Co. Antrim feast location Ardtara House. Producers featured include Broughgammon Farm with their goat meat, Glenarm Shorthorn beef from Glenarm Estate and Co. Couture Chocolates.
  • 30 June: Co. Down feast location Crumlin Road Gaol. Producers featured include Keen Nut Butter, Marlfield Free Range Chickens and Leggygowan Cheese.

Make sure you tune in to discover more about some of our great local food producers!