Revealed: Top 10 Foods Irish P...


Revealed: Top 10 Foods Irish People Living Abroad Miss.

Ciaran O'Connor
Ciaran O'Connor

03:17 1 Mar 2019

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Irish People Living Abroad

If you are one of the many thousands of Irish people living abroad, you'll know how much you miss certain things about this little island.

A new survey has revealed what foods us Irish miss most, while being away from home.

Paddy Box conducted their own research among Irish currently living abroad, on what food items they miss most.


The results are in:

10. Ballymaloe Relish.

9. Mighty Munch

8. Club Orange

7. In 7th place was a home cooked meal from their Mamm

6. 3 in 1, the hangover home comfort staple.

5. Kerrygold butter.

4. An Irish Breakfast,

3. Barry's Tea - Barry’s edged out Lyons tea with a score of 68% to 32%.

2. Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolate, with many saying the chocolate abroad just doesn’t compare.

1. Sitting in the top spot is Tayto Cheese and Onion crisps, as the most missed food item of all of Irish living abroad.


To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, The people behind this survey The Paddy Box have launched a new care package for those living abroad.

Introducing The Paddy's Day Box.

Irish People Living Abroad

The ‘Paddy’s Day Box’ has Irish treats that represent our national holiday. From Paddy’s Day hats, Irish face paint, Irish flags, to Irish slang books and tea towels with Irish mammy quotes.

The package also includes the Irish food essentials loved by everyone, such as Tayto crisps, Cadbury Dairy Milk, Barry’s Tea and Ballymaloe relish. The Paddy’s Day Box is priced at €59.95 and available here.

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