With the Halloween countdown officially underway, get creative this spooky season and whip up a batch of Siúcra & Catherine Fulvio’s spooktacular homemade sweet treats. If you feel like a challenge in the kitchen this spooky season then why not try your hand at recreating this picturesque Witches Hat Cake courtesy of Siúcra and Catherine […]
This week brings news that a group in Cavan are planning on applying to have boxty awarded a Protected Designation Of Origin (PDO) status in the EU. The last Irish delicacy to be awarded this status was the Waterford Blaa. What is boxty and what makes it so special?
There is nothing like the aroma of freshly baked bread wafting through the house. Pair it up with some golden Irish butter and you have a meal fit for a king. Irish bread is amongst the best in the world. With fantastic produce such as buttermilk, flour, and butter this Irish soda bread recipe is […]
Autumn has well and truly arrived and with it the October events for the Boyne Valley Food Series. There is something for everyone in the family to enjoy with harvest walks, food fairs and even a Celtic and rock festival to look forward to. Kicking off the month on the 5th and 6th October is […]
Planning a family breakfast this weekend? Look no further than this family favourite – The Butler’s Pantry French Toast with Raspberry and Vanilla.
A warm and comforting dessert is exactly what’s needed as the nights draw in and temperatures drop. Make the most of in-season fruit with Siúcra’s Simple Berry Crumble, the perfect dish to take your taste buds from summer to autumn. The delicate cinnamon notes in the crumble are reminiscent of warm autumnal comfort food and […]
A number of exciting events are planned around the country to celebrate National Potato Day and encourage Irish people to get involved at home and in their community. These include: The Carlow Rooster Festival (5th -7th October) The first ever Carlow Rooster Festival will take place this year to coincide with National Potato Day. This […]
This is a great, speedy lunch to make at home with the kids on a lazy Saturday afternoon! Prep: 15 minutes Cook: 15 minutes Serves 4 Ingredients 8 slices Irish brown soda bread 227g can chopped tomatoes 1 tbsp tomato puree 180g button mushrooms, halved 75g grated Cheddar and mozzarella 60g sliced pepperoni Basil leaves […]
With summer well and truly over, lessen the stress of weekdays and treat the whole family to some delicious savoury treats for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Siúcra and Catherine Fulvio have created these delicious Courgette & Sundried Tomato Muffins perfect for little lunchboxes and afterschool snacking. These flavourful muffins are ideal for the rush that […]
Unlike regular potatoes when roasted, sweet potatoes begin to caramelise and ooze out a delectable sweet caramel sauce. This recipe created by Love Sweet Potatoes – the experts in all things sweet potatoes – results in the perfect ooze-full roasted spud that will have everyone reaching for more! With around only 200 calories each per […]