May 19, 2024

Blistered Bread is an artisan bakery in Letterkenny providing freshly baked sourdough breads and pastries for the northwest meals service market. The enterprise was launched in August 2022 by proprietor Adrian Boyle, who beforehand labored with the award-winning Brasserie Bread in Melbourne, Australia.

Blistered Bread handcrafts breads and pastries utilizing time and the best pure components. The corporate prides itself on producing breads and pastries that play on the senses, with the odor, the style, and the look of the burned, crunchy crust. In addition to its sourdough, Blistered Bread additionally creates scrumptious croissants, almond croissants, ache au chocolat, and cinnamon swirls.

Blistered Bread. Image by Joe Dunne

Blistered Bread was awarded Greatest Begin-Up on the Donegal Enterprise Awards in  December 2023 and can also be a member of Meals Coast Donegal. In March, the enterprise took half within the Meals Coast Donegal Producer Showcase, as a part of Native Enterprise Week.

Adrian and Lucia, Blistered Bread. Image by Joe Dunne

Helps from LEO

Commenting on the helps Blistered Bread obtained from the Native Enterprise Workplace, Adrian mentioned:

“The Native Enterprise Workplace has been supporting me because the very begin. All of it started with the Begin Your Personal Enterprise course previous to launch. As soon as we have been operational, we have been in a position to efficiently avail of varied helps which have been an awesome assist in beginning and increasing our enterprise. We benefitted from a Priming Grant, which helped lots at the start of our enterprise. We’ve additionally obtained TAME (Technical Help for Micro Exporters) assist to discover the chance to develop into new markets.” 

“By the mentoring programme we obtained steerage and experience, which benefitted the corporate in our skilled growth and enterprise progress. Presently we’re enterprise a  Lean for Enterprise programme, which can assist the enterprise to enhance our efficiencies and optimise enterprise processes.”

“General, these LEO helps have been an awesome assist in getting our enterprise off the bottom. I’d advocate anybody trying to begin a enterprise to hyperlink in with their Native Enterprise Workplace and be taught extra concerning the helps that might profit them.”

Watch the video with Adrian beneath to seek out out extra.

If in case you have an thought to begin or develop your enterprise inside Donegal, get in contact to learn the way the Native Enterprise Workplace will help. Electronic mail [email protected] or name (074) 916 0735.

Baking Success – The Rise of Blistered Bread was final modified: April seventeenth, 2024 by Employees Author