Taste Kilkenny – Episode 5: The Truffle Fairy

Taste Kilkenny – Episode 5: The Truffle Fairy

A couple of months ago, I was down in Kilkenny to wrap up my food series for the county. As it happens, it’s not finished yet as I’ll be...

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Braised Red Cabbage Recipe

Braised Red Cabbage Recipe

Following on from yesterday’s post on eating more vegs and making a beetroot, parsnip and stilton soup, I wanted to write up this braised red cabbage recipe.  It is...

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Beetroot, Parsnip And Stilton Soup

Beetroot, Parsnip And Stilton Soup

In november, I started buying a vegetable  box from Clonanny Farm in north county Dublin. For €20.00, I get a massive box of veggies and he delivers to my...

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Slow Cooker Beef Cheeks Recipe

Slow Cooker Beef Cheeks Recipe

This is an easy one. I won’t tell you a story to accompany this slow cooker beef cheeks recipe. My granny never made it (no slow cooker in them...

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Last Minute Gift Guide For The Irish Food Lovers In Your Life

Last Minute Gift Guide For The Irish Food Lovers In Your Life

I’m going to keep this short, sweet and organised. If your loved ones have a passion for Irish food, any of the following will go down a storm.  I’m...

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Eat And Drink With Chill Insurance – Ad

Eat And Drink With Chill Insurance – Ad

Last month Chill insurance asked me to write a piece to make you aware of their new e-booklet. It talks about the cultural drives (touristic attractions, things to do...

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Christmas Bread & Bones Competition

Christmas Bread & Bones Competition

This time last year, I ran a competition for dinner and drinks for two at Bread & Bones.  And now, I’m giving you a second Bread & Bones competition....

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Slow Cooker Rabbit Stew Recipe

Slow Cooker Rabbit Stew Recipe

I don’t know about you but the second, we hit the first of November, the slow cooker comes down and I start to eat a lot of gentle food,...

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Hugh Jordan Christmas Competition

Hugh Jordan Christmas Competition

I do like doing the odd competition around Christmas time. Last year brought you such beauties as the Goatbridge Trout Competition , the Bread & Bones Competition , the Arran Street...

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Tartiflette Savoyarde With Wholesome Ireland

Tartiflette Savoyarde With Wholesome Ireland

If you follow my friend Caitriona Redmond, you will know that she rears her own pigs has recently sent to the slaughterhouse.  This means her freezer is packed full...

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