After a long day of exploring all the Causeway Coast has to offer, there’s nothing better than indulging yourself in some sweet treats.
Taste Causeway, an organisation set up to promote incredible food and drink businesses based around the coastal route, has a number of members who serve up delicious treats for you to enjoy.
If you find yourself with a sweet tooth, here are 6 treats to discover along the Causeway Coast that you can try.
Find out more below:
- Braemar Farm Ice Cream, Castlerock
The North Coast is infamous for ice cream providers, but what makes Braemar Farm stand out is that they incorporate milk from their own dairy herd into their delicious and creamy range of ice creams.
Serving from their trailer on Castlerock Promenade, you’re sure to love the love and care that has gone into each scoop.
Find out more about Braemar Farm here https://en-gb.facebook.com/Braemar-Farm-Ice-Cream-142108732489665/
- Causeway Cookie Company, Portrush
Have you got a sweet craving that you just can’t satisfy? Just pick up a batch of cookies made by Causeway Cookie Company. These cookies are intricately iced and decorated, and are even gluten free so celiacs can rejoice.
Causeway Cookie Company can also be spotted at your nearest local market, so make sure to head down and nab a cookie or two before they are gone.
To find out where to buy their delicious cookies follow Causeway Cookie Company on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/causewaycookiecompany/
- Irish Whiskey Fruit Cake, Bushmills
A staple desert at Christmas, why not enjoy a delicious Irish Whiskey Fruit Cake all year around. Old Bushmills award winning fruit cake is made in small batches and is steeped in Blackbush Whiskey, enhancing the sweet and timeless flavour.
Irish Whiskey Fruit Cake can be found in shops and delis all over the Causeway Coast for you to take home.
To keep up to date on where you can buy Irish Whiskey Fruit Cakes follow them on Twitter https://twitter.com/bushmillscake
- Morellis, Portrush, Portstewart and Ballycastle
No visit to the North Coast is quite complete without a visit to Morellis. With a recipe that has been perfected over the last century, there’s a reason why it is Ireland’s most famous Italian ice cream.
Stroll along the promenade, or cool off in the hot summer sun with a cone stacked full of mouth-watering flavours. With a wide range of flavours on offer, you may just have to go back for a second.
Learn more about Morellis at http://www.morellisices.com/index.php
- North Coast Chocolates
Packed into every hand-crafted luxury chocolate from North Coast Chocolates are the finest local and Irish ingredients that bring your sweet tooth to new heights. With flavours from Rhubarb and Spiced Ginger to Irish Seasalt and Caramel, there is something for everyone at North Coast Chocolates.
Don’t expect your chocolates to come in plastic wrapping as all of their packaging is 100% biodegradable.
Discover the flavours of North Coast Chocolates at https://www.northcoastchocolates.com/
- The Chocolate Manor, Castlerock
With treats to delight and impress, every taste bud is catered to at The Chocolate Manor. Situated on the coast, The Chocolate Manor handcraft every sweet treat in their purpose-built workshop ranging from boozy pots to chocolate lollipops.
The Chocolate Manor Artisan Emporium allows guests to take home their very own piece of the North Coast with Taste Causeway produce for sale alongside their own luxurious chocolates.
Visit https://thechocolatemanor.com/ for more information
More Taste Causeway experiences can be found at https://www.tastecauseway.com/taste-finder/