For years Rachel Allen has been promoting simple Irish cooking in the Republic of Ireland. Now, Channel 4 takes Rachel Allen on a mission, to source the best culinary delights that Northern Ireland has to offer. Over a 24 hour period Rachel explores the traditions and tastes on her culinary road-trip to seek out the freshest, finest, delicacies Northern Ireland has to offer, meeting those working dawn to dusk to raise the bar in food excellence.
Commissioned by Channel 4’s Factual Commissioning Executive Clemency Green and made by Big Mountain Productions, this 1 x 60 exclusive commission for Channel 4 Features is made in association with Tourism Northern Ireland and Tourism Ireland.
On 15th November, The Royal Television Society Northern Ireland Awards 2018 awarded Rachel Allen: A Cook’s Adventure the Best Features and/or Factual Programme.
Jane Kelly, Executive Producer for Big Mountain Productions says, “As a Northern Irish Indie, we are absolutely delighted to win this award for Rachel Allen’s mouth-watering culinary journey around our wonderful region. It’s a great opportunity for us to celebrate the wonderful production talent here as part of our ongoing commitment to growing talent and shows from Northern Ireland”.