Transition Year Home Economics Recipe Competition

Vegetable Burrito Bowls with Caulfilower Rice

Time to get creative

Calling all transition year Home Economics students! Are you a keen cook who loves to develop new, tasty recipes? Then we have got the perfect competition for you this month with three great prizes up for grabs.

Who can enter? 


This competition is open to Transition Year Home Economics students in the Republic of Ireland

Green Isle Mixed Berry Smoothie Bowl

How to enter?

  • To enter, students must create a recipe that would help people reach their 5 a day
  • The recipe must include at least one Green Isle vegetable or fruit product to be named in the recipe
  • Students must give a brief 30-word description of their recipe and how it helps people achieve their 5 a day
  • Students must upload their entry to Instagram tagging their school social media account and @greenisle Students have the option to upload from a school account, including student details or a personal account. Please ensure the account you upload from is public so we can view the entry. 

Competition Deadlines

  • 10th January 2022
    Competition opens

  • 31st January 2022
    Closing date

  • Week commencing the 7th of February 2022
    Winners will be contacted
Garden Pea, Mint, Feta & Courgette Salad with Chilli & Lemon Dressing
Harissa baked broccoli with zhoug dressing and couscous

What is the prize?ย 

  • 1stย place winner: โ‚ฌ500 worth of kitchen equipment for your Home Economics class/department
  • 2ndย place winner: โ‚ฌ300 worth of kitchen equipment for your Home Economics class/department
  • 3rdย place winner: โ‚ฌ200 worth of kitchen equipment for your Home Economics class/department
  • Aprons and goodie bags are also up for grabs!
  • Judging Criteria:ย The judging of the competition will be based on presentation, creativity, level of difficulty and originality.
  • Best of luck!

For recipe inspiration, please visit our recipe section but do not copy recipes exact. 

For full terms and conditions, visit our competition terms and conditions page here: