A bakery in Co Londonderry has been recognised in the Great Taste Awards 2015 for the quality of its produce.
Genesis Crafty got a Great Taste 3-star for its brown soda loaf.
A total of 69 companies were awarded 191 gold stars. In the Irish Quality Food Awards, 13 products from Northern Ireland companies gained category awards; 16 were highly commended and six were commended and in the recent Blas Na hÉireann, Irish Food Awards, Northern Ireland companies won a total of 45 awards.
They have been congratulated by Enterprise Trade & Investment Minister, Jonathan Bell, who said Northern Ireland’s food and drink industry was going from strength to strength.
The industry exports £1.3billion of products.