Covid 19 Update

To our extended Richardsons Community, These are truly unique times. As we’ve quickly come to realise, the Coronavirus is impacting everyone. As this global pandemic continues to affect us all, I want to let you know how we at Richardsons are responding and how we’re supporting our employees, our customers and the battle against Covid-19. The safety of our staff and our communities comes first. Like so many businesses, we’ve had to substantially scale back. This reduces the need for people […]

Purple Sprouting Broccoli

Kinsales Finest Purple Sprouting Broccoli Locally grown and in season until May we’ve got some gorgeous Purple Sprouting Broccoli available now at Richardsons. The start of the purple sprouting broccoli season marks a welcome addition to the winter vegetable palate. Deep purple florets and slender stalks make this locally grown product a real must-have this Winter. After a winter of using green broccoli it is great to get some colour on the plate. Simply steamed or boiled, it partners almost […]

New Limerick brand highlights ‘destination with an edge’

  A new Limerick brand designed by M&C Saatchi will encourage visitors, business people and investors “to see the city and county with fresh eyes”. That’s according to Mayor of City and County, Cllr Michael Sheahan, who presided over the launch of Limerick’s first ever international brand and marketing campaign. ‘Atlantic Edge; European Embrace’ is the new master brand for city and county. The campaign is “a sign of newfound confidence in who we are, what we are and what […]

Christmas Ingredients & Fresh Foods

At Richardsons, we are delighted to present you our Christmas Ingredients & Fresh Foods Brochure 2018.     Orders can be placed up to 11pm for next day delivery with the exception of items marked with our pre-order symbol. Freshly prepared vegetables cut off is 12 noon for next day delivery. From starters to desserts and the in-betweens, we have you covered this Christmas. All prices are valid until 31st December 2018 Click on the link below for our full […]

Seasonal Updates October 2018

Seasonal Pumpkins Our first delivery of the season of Crown Prince Pumpkins & Ornamental Gourds have arrived in this week. The soft, fibrous flesh of the Crown Prince variety pumpkin is dark yellow and is deliciously sweet. Available from now until mid November. Our Ornamental Pumpkins are looking super and are ideal for centrepiece displays over the Halloween period. Locally grown Irish Pumpkins are also in stock from this weekend. We have 2 sizes available – Medium size 5-7 kilos and Large which […]

Best Hotel in the World 2018

Congratulations to Adare Manor, 2018 winners of the Best Hotel in the World. What a fantastic achievement and fitting recognition for a world class hotel right here in County Limerick. Full credit to the highly committed and dedicated team at Adare Manor and wishing you many more world beating successes into the future.  The Best Hotel in the World sits nicely alongside the best Hurling Team in the world ~ Luimneach Abu! At Richardsons we are truly proud to be associated with Adare Manor in sourcing and […]

Seasonal Updates July 2018

We visited some of our growers this week to review summer lines; At Iona Farms, a full range of Baby Vegetables are now in full swing including Baby & Micro Carrots, Fennel, Turnips, Parsnips, Leeks & Beetroots – Golden, Striped & Red. Irish Cherries will be available shortly and they are looking and tasting superb. Iona Farms also have Cherry Tomatoes & Raspberries which will be harvested over the next 2-3 weeks. In Season Now – Baby Vegetables, Broad Beans, […]

Seasonal Updates May 2018

White Asparagus White Asparagus is in season now and available fresh daily. The difference between our green and white asparagus is that white asparagus is grown underground. As the spears of white asparagus grow, they’re completely covered with a thick mound of dirt or black plastic so they’re never exposed to the sunlight. White asparagus has a more delicate flavor than green. While green asparagus is a bit grassy, white asparagus is sweeter and has just a hint of bitterness. Traditionally, […]

Expected weather related disruption to delivery service from Richardsons

  Dear Customer Due to forecasted weather conditions over the coming days, we are expecting possible disruption to our delivery service on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd march 2018. At this point it is hard to anticipate the impact of the forecasted weather. Therefore we advise that you make provision by taking in extra supplies on Wednesday and Thursday. Our suppliers have also advised of probable disruption to supply logistics from Europe and the UK which will also have an […]