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Dirty Rice Is Your Friend

Dirty Rice

Food | 24th February 2017 | By

Nothing but nothing goes better with grilled fish than a squeeze of lemon and a generous portion of dirty rice. Have you ever heard of dirty rice? It’s a traditional creole Read more…

Proper Food Meets A Cookbook Collection

Donna Hennessy is the brain behind A Cookbook Collection.  But even more importantly, Donna is the heart behind her blog. Because that’s what she is Donna, all heart. She’s friendly, Read more…

Wild Asparagus and Aged Cheddar Tart

Wild asparagus tart

Food | 19th June 2016 | By

I discovered wild asparagus quite recently. I was browsing in a green grocer when I came across a bunch of skinny mini asparagus lookey likey and decided I’d better try them. The Read more…

Proper Food Meets Sauce Pots

In this series of posts, I will introduce you to some of my favourite food bloggers in Ireland. For the first installment, please meet Alice, she is the award winning Read more…

Ham And Cheese Roulade Slices

Food | 23rd March 2016 | By

Three ingredients and 20 mins that’s all you’ll need for these gorgeous bites of decadent pastry. They’re warm, comforting, flaky, savoury and just plain delicious. You can do what I Read more…

Romanian Style Casserole

Food | 6th March 2016 | By

I was very happy to have found Mici Romanesti at my local Polish butcher this week. If you don’t know what Mici Romanesti, well let me tell you. It’s gorgeous Read more…

Spiced Beetroots, Goat Cheese and Smoked Trout Tart

Food | 28th February 2016 | By

I had one last portion of the Goatsbridge Smoked Trout in the freezer and I had bought a bunch of fresh beetroots during the week so I’ve been pondering how Read more…

Smoked Trout Wellington Bites

Food | 21st February 2016 | By

A while ago, I was very happy to receive a sample of products from the Goatsbridge Trout Farm. All I was asked in return was to come up with a Read more…

Chicken, Kidney Beans and Spinach Stew

Food | 28th December 2015 | By

This is very easy. I’ve had way too much food at Christmas and I’ve been eating rings around myself for days. I woke up with the HUNGER again today and Read more…

Creamy Tomato Gnocchis

Food | 17th November 2015 | By

These gnocchis are simply amazing. Comforting and tasty, cheap and cheerful. This is one of my favourite ways to prepare gnocchis. If you’ve never heard of gnocchis, it’s very simple, Read more…