I’ll get by with a little kelp from my friends

The Irish Times enjoyed one of our seaweed workshops: There can be few more pleasurable ways to acquire a spot of Latin than wading through cool, clear Atlantic waves off a southwest Kerry beach. In checked shirt, shorts and neoprene bootees, our teacher has all the...

Discover seaweed in the kingdom

Discover seaweed in the kingdom   Saturdays Irish Independent in April 2017 Irish adventures don’t have to involve surfing slabs or abseiling down sea stacks. There’s wonder in the Wild Atlantic Way’s little things too, as I discovered on a shoreline walk with John...

Shoreline Foraging Adventure

  National Geographic, Traveller. November Issue 2016 My final stop is near Caherdaniel. Here I join John and Kerryann Fitzgerald, the husband-and-wife team behind Atlantic Irish Seaweed for a shoreline-foraging adventure. We kick off with a cornucopia of tasting...

A Seashore Feast

Hotel & Travel Guide by BestLovedHotels Best Loved Hotels 2016 “Raw shore-dining on the Ring of Kerry coastline. The peninsula spreads out into the Atlantic, with the dark, pointed hills of islands and neighbouring land brooding beneath a wide silver sky, across...

Medicine for our self-indulgence

'It falls to John Fitzgerald, founder of Atlantic Irish Seaweed and self-professed “ageing punk” to medicine our self-indulgence from a beautiful beach in Caherdaniel. John and his infectious zeal take us through the wild bounty on our doorstep, singing the benefits...

Taste the Sea

The Sunday Times, 2015 “Taste the sea”

Root and Bone Magazine 2014

root-and-bone-atlantic-irish-seaweed "If I said to you that I had discovered a new wholly organic foodstuff, that had 10 times the natural mineral content of land plants, was made of 1/3 pure protein, and was packed full of zinc, iron, oils and vitamins, you’d figure...


RTE Nationwide Feature

Atlantic Irish Seaweed appeared with Mary Kennedy on RTE’s nationwide, foraging for seaweed at Derrynane.

RTE Neven’s Food Trails

Neven Maguire called in to Atlantic Irish Seaweed recently to feature us on his Neven's Irish Food Trails.

TG4 Beidh Mé Ar Ais

Atlantic Irish Seaweed featured on TG4's tourism series. The programme discovers hidden gems of Ireland that you need to visit! Click here to see John on TG4 Beidh Mé Ar Ais  


The Food Podcast

Seaweed for the People All about SEAWEED: where to find it, how to eat it and the stories it holds. A walk along the Ring of Kerry with seaweed forager John Fitzgerald of Atlantic Irish Seaweed.

Podcast Radio Kerry

Radio Kerry November 21st 2015 John was featured on Radio Kerry's Saturday Supplement.  Listen to the podcast on Radio Kerry.

Podcast – Radio Kerry In Business

So Myself, Ethel and the 2 dogs were banished from the house to down the lane yesterday (as we are such noisy pests) whilst John gave a radio interview on the benefits of seaweed. Listen to the podcast here 17min in. In business - Radio...