8 Taste Causeway Essentials For Your Kitchen Cupboard

8 Taste Causeway Essentials For Your Kitchen Cupboard

We are proud to stock some of the finest local food and drink that the world famous Causeway Coast and Glens has to offer, and that includes the latest Irish Food Award 2021 winners too.

Whether it’s planning a small get together or just looking forward to enjoying a relaxing night in, Taste Causeway has a range of award winning cupboard essentials that will make any occasion more special. 

From elevating your appetisers and accompanying your cheese boards, to complimenting your favourite drink or even using them as an ingredient in your favourite cocktail there is something for everyone’s tastes. 

Feast your eyes on our list of the kitchen cupboard essentials that you can find in The Designerie:

  1. Broighter Gold Rapeseed Oil

Perfect for everyday cooking, dressing salads or adding finishing touches to your appetisers, the multiple award winning rapeseed oil, Broighter Gold is not only delicious, but it is also great for your health. 

With less saturated fat than any other commonly used cooking oil, Broighter Gold’s Rapeseed Oil is a rich source of vitamin E, the antioxidant that contributes to the protection of your cells from oxidative stress, making it an essential for your cupboard.

Buy now at Rapeseed Oil Northern Ireland – Broighter Gold Rapeseed Oil

  1. Causeway Coffee

Using the very best ethically sourced premium coffee beans from across the globe, Causeway Coffee are dominating the hot beverage market one coffee bean at a time.

Not only can Causeway Coffee’s unique roasts energise you in the morning, but it should have a spot reserved for it in your cocktail cabinet if you enjoy Espresso Martinis or White Russian cocktails. 

Named after ancient Celtic women you can find their range on their website.

  1. Irish Black Butter 

Owner and producer of the award-winning conserve Irish Black Butter, Alastair has put his own modern twist on the traditional black butter, and created an Irish version perfect for fine food enthusiasts, home cooks, chefs and international visitors alike.

A blend of Armagh Bramley Apples, cider, brandy, sugar, treacle and spices, Irish Black Butter is the perfect companion to toast and biscuits and cheese pairings.

To try the range of spreads out for yourself, visit their website.

  1. North Coast Smokehouse

North Coast Smokehouse specialises in producing naturally smoked foods in the picturesque coastal town of Ballycastle in Co. Antrim.

You can find their smoked sea salt, smoked dulse seaweed, and smoked black pepper in the shop at our Taste Causeway stand.

Wonderful on potatoes, salads, meats and seafood, their smoked sea salt is also perfect to rub on roasts, added to stews, soups and casseroles.

Why not try to salt the rim of your margarita glass with Smoked Sea Salt?

To view their other products which include smoked dulse, check out the products here.

  1. Dundarave Estate 

Nestled into the quaint setting, Dundarave Estate's very own farm shop stocks an extensive range of jams, chutneys, high-quality fresh meat hampers and fresh apple juice. 

Paired with cream cheese and served with crackers, Dundarave Estate chutneys are the perfect appetiser dip for a get together, or you can even use them as a glaze for roast meat and vegetables to elevate your dishes.

You can pick up a selection of their popular jams or chutneys in The Designerie and add it to your kitchen cupboard. 

  1. Old Bushmills Irish Whiskey Fruit Cake

Marrying the flavours of sultanas and raisins with the deep sherry flavour of Black Bush Whiskey, this delicious fruit cake is hand-baked locally in Bushmills.

Make sure you keep one of these delicious fruit cakes in your cocktail cabinets as they pair perfectly with your favourite wine, rum or even with a glass of Bushmills Black Bush Whiskey.

You can find the Fruit Cake at our Taste Causeway display in the shop. 

  1. Mussenden Sea Salt

Not only is Mussendent Sea Salt Northern Ireland’s first sea salt, but it is also ethically sourced and produced with a commitment to preserving the coastal environment and landscape.

Harvested by hand from the waters of the world-famous Causeway Coast, the sea salt is delicate in texture yet strong in taste making it the perfect accompaniment to any home-cooked meal.

You can see their range of sea salt infusions on their website or find select products in The Designerie.

  1. Taste Joy Company

Spread on a piece of toast or added to your morning porridge, Taste Joy’s peanut butter is a must-have in your cupboard. Not only is it a delicious treat but it is perfect as a dip or added to Asian dishes. You could even try your hand at making a Peanut Butter martini.

The artisan peanut spread company has a delicious range of flavours suited to everyone’s taste such as Double Roasted Smooth, Crunchy and Dark Chocolate and Orange Peanut Butter. 

Why not try it out for yourself? Order your jar here.

Call in store to see our Taste Causeway display where you’ll find award-winning local produce, and while you’re in the shop, you can check out our Designerie Home display to see our beautiful cocktail cabinets.