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Monaghan Taste Club will be hosting its very first event on Wednesday the 17th of May in the Porky’s Restaurant in the Diamond from 6-30PM. The Taste Club event will run in association with the Monaghan Food Network who have been established to help promote Monaghans fantastic local food produce, cafes, hotels, restaurants and suppliers.


The Food Network are in the process of creating a Calendar of Food related events that are themed around the seasons and activities. The Taste Club will host Food Related events in different venues throughout the district over the next 12 months with each event taking on a different theme.


For the first event, the Taste Club are delighted to be hosted in Porkys Restaurant and the menu promises to offer diners the opportunity to taste some of Monaghans finest local produce. The menu has been themed around the Arrival of Summer with Canapés served on arrival and fresh local produce at the heart of all the dishes carefully created by Porky’s Head Chef Mark Hamill. The six course menu includes dishes that will tantalise the taste buds by offering a new and vibrant take on some old classics!


The evening promises to be a sell out, so to make sure you don’t miss out, pre book tickets with Shane or Mark in the Squealing Pig. Tickets for the event are €30pp. Call 047-84562