Claire Duffy

Claire Duffy

Founder of the Légumerie

Founder of the Légumerie, Claire hails from the north-west coast of Ireland and has been engaged in creative vegan cooking for more than 20 years. She has a master’s degree in food security and is an advocate for sustainable, plant-based eating. She lives in France where she hosts cooking demonstrations and runs a vegan café vélo with her partner.

12:00 - 12:45

The Wild Atlantic Way - Savouring Sea Veg

Sea vegetables are highly nutritious but sadly often neglected in our culinary traditions. In this session, Claire demystifies cooking with kombu and will show you how to prepare some delicious Atlantic sea veg and potato cakes.

Cookery Demos full timetable


"But I hate vegetables!"

Claire Duffy of the Légumerie hosts an interactive discussion for primary school-aged children and their parents to unpack why we like some foods but not others. There may even be some food sampling… if you’re brave enough!

Kids Storytelling & Theatre full timetable