Sally McKenna | Litfest A Food and Drinks Literacy Festival at Ballymaloe

Sally McKenna is a photographer, cookery editor, film-maker and the publisher of the McKennas' Guides, working from her office in West Cork. Her book Extreme Greens: Understanding Seaweed was described by BBC Radio 4’s The Food Programme as “a new bible for seaweed cookery”. Winner of the first ever André Simon Special Award, she is currently working with Collins on a new guidebook to the whole of Ireland to be published in spring 2018.

McKennas’ Guides

Years at Litfest: 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Type: regular
Extreme Greens: Understanding Seaweeds
The 100 Best Places to Stay in Ireland 2013
McKenna Guides


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Litfest - A Food and Drinks Literacy Festival at Ballymaloe is a weekend filled with fascinating facts, inspirational stories, intriguing discussions, incredible knowledge, fantastic music, fabulous dancing and of course, delicious food and drinks.
It is the only festival of its kind in Ireland and has created an important hub for food and drinks enthusiasts worldwide to meet and share ideas with each other.

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