The Soul of Crete was established by Petros and Catherine Konsoulas in 2015. We are an artisan company located in Fenagh, Co. Carlow which is nestled in the foothills of Mount Leinster. Our company brings a taste of Greece to Ireland. Famous for it’s Mediterranean cuisine The Soul of Crete is marrying the flavours of the Greek Diet to suit the changing dietary requirements in Ireland.
Our Chocolate Flavoured Tahini is one of a kind in Ireland. It is the first healthy alternative to chocolate spread and is a superb alternative to the leading brand names in chocolate spread. It is full of nutritional benefits such as High in Fibre, a great Source of Protein and Low in Sugar. With only 6 grams of sugar used per jar it is perfect for kids. It is Ireland’s first healthy alternative to mass produced chocolate spread and it based on a traditional family Greek recipe. Our tahini is an Irish product and produced in Co. Carlow.
No palm oil is used and with no artificial colours, flavours or preservatives you can be sure only the best ingredients go into our product. Our tahini is gluten free, diary free and suitable for vegans.
We are also Ireland’s first producers of plain tahini which is used in salad dressings, savoury sauces or as a dip.
Some of ourproducts include our award winning Extra Virgin Olive Oil ‘Oleum’. Oleum is one of the only award winning Extra Virgin Oilive Oil currently available in Ireland with more than 20 Global Taste awards. We also stock a delicious range of seasoning mixes herbs and spices, balsamic vinegar, olives, olive pastes and a range of sauces/dips.
You can find our Tahini stocked in the following stores:
Pettitts stores in Gorey, Wexford town and Enniscorthy http://pettitts.ie/
Also available in the wonderful Full and Plenty, New Ross, Co Wexford
Our repeat customers have helped us to venture into local artisan stores and have a permanent presence at our local farmers markets and national food events. Our Extra Virgin Olive Oil is world class and was awarded one of the best oils in the world at the 2015 New York International Olive Oil competition. It also won the Gold Award from the Mediterranean International Olive Oil Competition in 2015. We have sourced our products with the utmost care and are confident that once you try our products you will be back for more. We look forward to serving you!
Our award winning Extra Virgin Olive Oil ‘Oleum’ can now be found in the following stores:
- Ardkeen Stores
- Country Stores, Dungarvan
- The Butchers Block, Dungarvan
- Cavistons Food Emporium
- Supervalu Stores in Lucan
- Supervalu Heuston
- Supervalu Blackrock
- Supervalu Deansgrange
- Supervalu Stillorgan
- JJ O Driscolls
- Supervalu Tougher
- Supervalu Kinsale
- P O Connells Butchers, The Lough
- The Butchers Court, Youghal
- Eurospar, Roscarby
- The Kingdom Store, Tralee
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Petros is living in Ireland over 10 years. He loves all things Greek particularly simple good food and believes using only natural healthy ingredients is the key to a healthy mind and body.