Six Irish foodies you NEED to follow on Instagram!

Instagram is the spirit home of foodies – so many opportunities to share beautifully filtered pictures of every meal!

If you're sick of seeing only sunsets and motivational quotes in your feed, it's time to give your Instagram a boost by checking out some of Ireland's finest foodies.

From bloggers to critics and everyone in between, we've handpicked a few that we reckon are well worth a follow…

1. Lilly Higgins: @lillyh
This Cork-based food writer, chef and blogger is a great advocate for locally sourced, tasty food – check her out for lots of recipe inspiration and gorgeous farmers' market shots!


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2. R.M. Kealy: @rmkealy
The fabulous Ms. Kealy is a copywriter and business manager by day, but she's a huge foodie too – prepare to drool at her posts of dishes from some of Ireland's best restaurants


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3. Niamh Shields: @eatlikeagirl
This Irish travel and food writer lives in London but don't be surprised if you see her posting from some far-flung corner of the globe!


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4. Donal Skehan: @donalskehan
Ireland's youngest celebrity chef has a gorgeous Instagram feed packed with recipe ideas, mouth-watering meals… and the odd picture of his adorable doggie Max.


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5. Forkful: @forkfultv
Recipe channel Forkful is the brainchild of blogger and cook Aoife McElwain and photographer Mark Duggan. Its motto is "simple recipes deliciously shot," which says it all, really. Get all the behind-the-scenes action on their Instagram page:


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6. Holly Kenna: @hollyspantry
Culinary master and food blogger Holly is originally from Ireland but living in Brooklyn, New York. This girl gives us serious life envy!


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