IRELAND’S TOP TEN ‘2016 FOODIE DESTINATIONS’ FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

IRELAND’S TOP TEN ‘2016 FOODIE DESTINATIONS’ FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

The Restaurants Association of Ireland have announced the top ten finalists in the ‘Foodie Destinations’ competition 2016.  Previously known as Foodie Towns, the Foodie Destinations competition is searching for Ireland’s premier ‘Food Destination 2016’. The Foodie Destinations initiative was formed as part of the Irish Restaurant Awards 2014 but proved to be so popular it […]

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Horlicks Ice Cream with Toasted Oats and Raspberries

Horlicks Ice Cream with Toasted Oats and Raspberries

This Horlicks Ice Cream with Toasted Oats and Raspberries is the perfect summer dessert. Ingredients 350ml whole or semi-skimmed milk 300ml whipping cream 4 large separated free-range egg yolks (you will not need the whites for this recipe) 75g caster sugar 100g Horlicks Traditional 40g oats 1 tbsp demerara sugar 1 tbsp golden syrup 125g fresh […]

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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.  Blackberries are a real superfruit and freeze very well for using in your baking through the year.  You may have […]

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Nine Irish Food and Drink Companies complete the first Musgrave MarketPlace FoodService Academy Programme

Nine Irish Food and Drink Companies complete the first Musgrave MarketPlace FoodService Academy Programme

Nine Irish Food and Drink Companies have completed the first FoodService Academy programme with Musgrave MarketPlace, Ireland’s leading wholesale supplier to retail, foodservice and SME businesses. The Food Service Academy was set up by Bord Bia and Musgrave MarketPlace to help small Irish food and drink companies develop their business in the foodservice market. The […]

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Irish Food Writers Guild Social Responsibility Awards

Irish Food Writers Guild Social Responsibility Awards

The Irish Food Writers’ Guild is presenting its second ever Social Responsibility Award this year. This award is given to an individual, business or other organisation that the Guild finds to have embraced an ethos of social responsibility to an outstanding level. A wide range of food-related initiatives, big and small, could be nominated for […]

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Summer Bruschetta

Summer Bruschetta

I realise that the weather is still a little unseasonably cooler than we like. When it’s raining outside (again) it might be hard to think of Summer meals, but there is some great Irish produce available in the supermarkets and farmer’s markets nationwide. Fresh broad beans are just appearing in the supermarket and there’s no […]

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Teeling Whiskey's Revival Single Malt

Teeling Whiskey’s Revival Single Malt

The Teeling Whiskey Company, Ireland’s leading independent Irish whiskey producer, has unveiled its second bottling of “The Revival”, a limited edition commemorative Single Malt. The Revival Volume II has been exclusively produced to mark the one-year anniversary of the Teeling Whiskey Distillery, the first fully operational distillery in Dublin for over 125 years. The second […]

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Coconut And Caramel Popcorn

Coconut And Caramel Popcorn

Popcorn flavour experimentation is all the rage right now and Siúcra’s Coconut Caramel Popcorn is the perfect summer flavour combination. It is incredibly easy and quick to prepare and makes for a delicious movie night snack that you and your friends will adore. Or, make this simple recipe with children as a Birthday party snack. […]

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Coffee And Spelt Waffles Recipe

Coffee And Spelt Waffles Recipe

Lidl have teamed up with Roz Purcell, creator of the hugely popular Natural Born Feeder cookbook and blog, to create a selection of bespoke, nutritious recipes, all made with organic produce sourced exclusively from Lidl. The organic food sale will run across Lidl’s 146 stores nationwide from Monday 1st August (while stocks last), featuring over […]

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Nominate Your Foodie Destination 2016

Nominate Your Foodie Destination 2016

The Restaurants Association of Ireland have launched their search for Ireland’s top ‘Foodie Destinations 2016’. Foodie Destinations (formerly known as Foodie Towns) celebrates Ireland’s unique and wonderful food offerings and encourages local food tourism initiatives across the country. The ‘Foodie Destinations 2016’ competition will see towns, villages, regions and communities from all over the country […]

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