Helena Hickey, Skeaghanore, West Cork Duck, Ballydehob, Co.Cork.
Picture by Shane O’Neill / Copyright Fennell Photography 2015.

NO REPRO FEEpictured at the Belling award ceremony on Saturday 12th September 2015 at The Boat Club House in Baltimore was finalist of originals category was Helena Hickey (Skeaghanore West Cork Duck) with Rose O’Driscoll.The Belling West Cork Artisan Awards were inaugurated in 2011 as a part of the Taste of West Cork Food Festival. The aim of the Awards is to recognise and acknowledge the huge contribution that West Cork Artisan Food Producers have made over the past twenty five years and continue to do so. The Belling West Cork Artisan Awards celebrate both the creativity of the Originals and acknowledge the work of those Newcomers who are crafting new specialty foods on the ground in West Cork today. The Belling West Cork Artisan Awards are sponsored by Sean and Rose OÕDriscoll of Glen Dimplex/Belling Limited, both natives of West Cork. There are three categories of awards:¥ The ÔOriginalsÕ (prize Û5,000)¥ The ÔNewcomersÕ category (prize Û5000)¥ The ÔStudent BursaryÕ category (prize Û5,000)Picture: Emma Jervis Photography