Latest Recipes & Articles

Beer Battered Halibut With Tempura

Beer Battered Halibut With Tempura

We have a brand new dinner recipe for beer battered halibut with tempura courtesy of YesChef Ireland. Packed full of flavour, it’s perfect for dinner parties and easy to scale down if you’re cooking for […]

View Recipe

 
The Best Steak In Ireland

The Best Steak In Ireland

You may remember that I was part of the judging panel at the Quality Food Awards back in July. Last Thursday the winner products were announced at a ceremony in Dublin’s Mansion House.  Some of […]

Read More

 
Sloane 350 Chocolate and Fine Food Festival

Sloane 350 Chocolate and Fine Food Festival

This year’s Sloane 350 Chocolate and Fine Food Festival takes place under marquee on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 September at Killyleagh Castle. This is the third biennial chocolate and fine food festival and it […]

Read More

 
Raspberry Brownies

Raspberry Brownies

The annual back-to-school week heralds the blackberry season. They’re freely available up and down the country so once you find a good spot, get all the kids involved and pick as many as you can.  […]

View Recipe

 
Glenisk Go-Yos Yoghurt Tubes

Glenisk Go-Yos Yoghurt Tubes

Glenisk, Ireland’s award-winning organic dairy is set to make lunch and snack times a lot more fun, and a lot less hassle with their Go-Yos Yogurt Tubes, available in strawberry and peach & raspberry flavours, […]

Read More

 
Drinks Festivals

Drinks Festivals

There are two big festivals taking place in Dublin in September and they’re focussed on drink, not food. Kicking off the drinks festivals next week we have the Irish Craft Beer & Cider Festival 2014. […]

Read More

 
Brady Family Ham Story

Brady Family Ham Story

Brady Family celebrates the ever-growing success of its finest quality traditional ham, with an engaging and informative short film that goes behind the scenes at the Brady Family home in Timahoe, Co. Kildare, where the […]

Read More

 
Baked Couscous With Egg

Baked Couscous With Egg

I find it handy to always have eggs in my cupboard. They’re so versatile, high in protein and full of vitamins and minerals. I reckon eggs are nature’s fast food. You can boil an egg […]

View Recipe

 
Back To School Lunchbox Recipes

Back To School Lunchbox Recipes

My children are heading back to school this week and I’m really looking forward to getting back into the weekday routine.  Now that the bad weather has settled for a few days, I’m taking the […]

View Recipe

 
National Brown Bread Baking Competition

National Brown Bread Baking Competition

There’s another reason to love the National Ploughing Championships which are less than a month away now (23- 24 September). The National Brown Bread Baking Competition was last held in 1973 and is now back, […]

Read More