Ban Christmas Stress - Top Tips On How To Carve The Perfect Turkey

Ban Christmas Stress – Top Tips On How To Carve The Perfect Turkey

It’s the climax of Christmas Day – and also the biggest cause of stress and the most likely reason for arguments with loved ones.  Carving the Christmas turkey can turn what should be a joyful family meal into a war zone.  This Christmas Irish families will cook and consume over 700,000 turkeys, yet very few […]

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The Butlers Pantry Christmas Day Plan

The Butlers Pantry Christmas Day Plan

Have a timetable for the big day so that you don’t forget a crucial step.  And delegate, delegate, delegate – it’s time to rally all the troops and give them jobs to do. The first thing to decide is the time you would like to serve lunch, and work back from that. The most common […]

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A Cheese Lover's Christmas

A Cheese Lover’s Christmas

Bord Bia have a new “Discover Farmhouse Cheese Programme” and they’ve given us a recipe to share with our readers for the perfect quiche. There is only so much turkey and ham we can eat over the Christmas period after all. A great quiche might be just the way to use up leftover meat too.

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Mini Christmas Cranberry Crackers by Siúcra & Catherine Fulvio

Mini Christmas Cranberry Crackers by Siúcra & Catherine Fulvio

With the festive entertainment season fast approaching, keep your guests happy with these Mini Christmas Cranberry Crackers by Siúcra & Catherine Fulvio. Whether it’s for a Christmas party or New Year’s drinks, this is the recipe to create some mouth-watering mini sweet treats. This easy yet impressive canapé recipe is sure to be a crowd […]

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The Butlers Pantry Christmas Preparation Tips 2017

The Butlers Pantry Christmas Preparation Tips 2017

Preparing Christmas lunch can be a daunting task for any experienced cook. It does not matter how many times you have cooked a perfect Sunday roast, Christmas Day is totally different and a new level of pressure. As Christmas Day is a time for spending family and friends, the trick is to alleviate stress by […]

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Baileys Flat White Martini

Baileys Flat White Martini

It’s the 1st of December tomorrow, and the Christmas party season has officially started. We have a beautiful Baileys cocktail for you to enjoy that is incredibly easy to make and even has a little bit of espresso in it which makes it the perfect after dinner treat. RECIPE 50ml Baileys Original Irish Cream 25ml […]

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Rozanna Purcell & Lifeway Kefir Recipe: Coronation Kefir Chicken

Rozanna Purcell & Lifeway Kefir Recipe: Coronation Kefir Chicken

Renowned food writer, chef and model, Rozanna Purcell, has partnered with the Irish-made fermented, cultured milk drink, Lifeway Kefir.  As an advocate of a balanced, healthy lifestyle and diet, Rozanna regularly drinks kefir as well as using the milk substitute in recipes on her food blog, Natural Born Feeder.  High in protein, low in fat […]

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Killian Crowley announced as winner of the S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 UK & Ireland

Killian Crowley announced as winner of the S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 UK & Ireland

Following a day of outstanding performances by ten of the UK and Ireland’s most talented rising chefs, Killian Crowley was named the winner of the S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 local competition, and will advance to the global finals round to take place in Milan in June 2018. With his signature dish of  turbot, kohlrabi and […]

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Mini Frittatas with Ham, Peppers and Spinach

Mini Frittatas with Ham, Peppers and Spinach

Bord Bia has teamed up with sports nutritionist Daniel Davey to develop a suite of delicious egg recipes using Bord Bia Quality Assured eggs which are high in nutritional value and suitable for any meal occasion. Daniel Davey is Senior Performance Nutritionist at Leinster Rugby and Dublin GAA and also co-founder of FoodFlicker, a popular […]

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Cranberry and Plum Cake by Siúcra and Catherine Fulvio

Cranberry and Plum Cake by Siúcra and Catherine Fulvio

Impress friends and family with your brilliant baking skills this Christmas season with our show stopping recipe for Cranberry and Plum Cake by Siúcra and Catherine Fulvio. For a decadent sweet finish to your Christmas meal, this GBBO worthy cake looks wonderfully festive and is a great alternative to a traditional Christmas cake. Invite the […]

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