Ballycastle family in BBC TV programme

Presenter Trish Deseine (right) with the Barnsley family from Ballycastle who feature in the first of a new three-part series on BBC One Northern Ireland.
Presenter Trish Deseine (right) with the Barnsley family from Ballycastle who feature in the first of a new three-part series on BBC One Northern Ireland.

After a hugely successful career as a food writer in France, Antrim-born Trish Deseine returns to her homeland to celebrate Northern Ireland’s food heroes.

Coinciding with BBC Northern Ireland’s Taste North food season, in the first of three programmes, beginning on Monday 9 November on BBC One Northern Ireland, Trish takes a look at supermarkets and meets some of the food producers who supply them.

The Barnsley family from Ballycastle also take on the challenge of eating and cooking exclusively with local food for an entire week.

Over the following two weeks Trish will also meet award-winning food producers, try the culinary offerings of some local restaurants, and continue to follow a health conscious families as they take on the challenge of eating and cooking exclusively with local food for an entire week.

Trish Deseine’s Doorstep Food has been produced for BBC Northern Ireland by Waddell Media. The series is part of BBC Northern Ireland’s Taste North food season across TV, radio and online. For more information go to: bbc.co.uk/tastenorth

Trish Deseine’s Doorstep Food

Begins Monday 9 November

BBC One Northern Ireland, 7.30pm