TEAM IRELAND SACRAMENTO CALIFORNIA 2020 REVEALED LIVE BROADCAST OVER FACEBOOK - 'IRELAND'S CALL' Team Ireland selections have been completed for 2020 by Team Manager Rhonda Montgomery. The following Butchery Excellence Butchers have been selected: Ger O'Callaghan from Drinagh Eurospar Jim Murphy from Murphy's Craft Butchers Carlow Paul Hamilton from Gary Coote Meats Keith Walsh from... Read more »
SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARDS Sean McKay from McKays Ballycastle, Liam Walsh from EWS Donegal and Mark Williams from Williams Abbeyleix were all given a special recognition award for their contributions to Team Ireland during World Butchers Challenge. Sean was a judge for the junior division at WBC and Liam was a Team Ireland Reserve, Mentor and... Read more »
TEAM IRELAND ARE AMBASSADORS FOR BUTCHERY EXCELLENCE & IRELAND MEAT TRADE Rhonda Montgomery Chief Executive of Butchery Excellence International has made her BEI members on Team Ireland Amabassadors for Butchery Excellence and the Butchery Trade in Ireland. These men have shown commitment and determination like never seen before when they picked up Gold Medals at... Read more »
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2018 WINNER: SEAN MCKAY FROM MCKAY'S FAMILY BUTCHERS BALLYCASTLE Sean is well deserving of this award as he has contributed alot to the Butchery Trade over the years and always gets involved with Rhonda's events. Sean represented Ireland by Judging for World Butchers Challenge in March of this year and will go... Read more »
CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS 'BUTCHER OF THE YEAR' - BEST IN IRELAND 2018/2019 WINNER BRYAN MCNAMEE FROM B & M MEATS NEWRY Bryan has excelled himself since he joined Butchery Excellence two years ago. He has come along way since he won Silver at World Butchers Challenge in Belfast this year. He now owns two... Read more »
AARON CROWE FROM CROWES BUTCHERS CAVAN - GRADUATION AT BUTCHERY EXCELLENCE GALA AWARDS DINNER. Aaron Crowe from Cavan Graduated at the Butchery Excellence Gala Awards on Saturday Night. Aaron has been trained on the Butchery Excellence Internship Program and Graduated. This Internship was designed to keep young butchers interested in taking a profession in... Read more »
BEST NEIGHBOURHOOD TEAM IN IRELAND WINNER: J HUTTON & SON'S COOKSTOWN HIGHLY COMMENDED RUNNER-UP: M & W FARM MEATS SPONSOR: JMC PACKAGING BEST BUTCHER COUNTER DISPLAY IN IRELAND JOINT WINNERS: MURPHY'S CRAFT BUTCHER'S MCKAY'S FAMILY BUTCHERS HIGHLY COMMENDED RUNNER-UP: DENVER MORRISSEY'S FAMILY BUTCHERS EDDIE WALSH & SON'S DONEGAL SPONSOR: VERSATILE PACKAGING BEST DELI DISPLAY... Read more »
Butchery Excellence will host its Annual Butchery Awards for the 4th year at the Valley hotel Fivemiletown on Saturday 24th November at 7.30pm. The awards will be hosted by our Favourite Host Pamela Ballantine. These awards are important as they showcase our members who are the best at what they do and to award them... Read more »
Montgomery Food International has opened new satellite offices in Dublin and London. Due to business expansion in the republic of Ireland with Sister Brand Butchery Excellence, the company has decided to open an office in Santry Dublin. The other Sister Brand Hospitality Excellence is launching in London Shortly and the company decided that an office... Read more »
Speciality Fine Foods Results. This competition is now in its fifth year and we received a record number of entries with 140 in total. Butchery Excellence Butchers have showcased the best of fine food at this competition and the judges were very impressed with the overall performance and quality of food presented for judging. Chairman... Read more »
"The work and effort that the Butchery Excellence Scheme put into things is second to none and they are a wealth of knowledge.
Stephen Millar, Millar Meats
"In the short time we have been a member of BES we couldn't in a million years expected to have achieved what we have . Ulster BBQ Champion , Butcher shop of the year , Champion of Champions and numerous other certificates ! We have definitely raised our game to achieve this all , so yes , I would say BES have met all our expectations, and more .... Thank you
Clayton Moore M&W Farm Meats
"We at Larmer's Butchers have found the expertise at Montgomery Food Consultancy second to none as we prepared for the new regulations in labelling and HACCP. They provided invaluable training and resource packs which eased the day to day running of our paperwork. They were available at all times to answer queries and offered great support. We would have no hesitation in recommending their services."