Fine foods from Wicklow hills

Jim and Mary Healy Company: Wicklow Fine Foods Position: Owners and founders Location: Baltinglass, Co Wicklow

6th August, 2005

Growing up on a farm at the foothills of the Wicklow mountains, Jim Healy loved his mother's home cooking especially her cakes, biscuits and desserts.

Years later on a trip abroad he tasted a biscuit called a stroopwafel, and he wondered why these delicious Dutch treats couldn't be found in Irish shops.He decided to invest in a company that made them. The firm later went bust, but Healy bought its assets and created Wicklow Fine...

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