Entertaining & Occasions

Rainbow Cake

Mon, 27 Mar 2017

Rainbow Layer Cake Delicious vanilla cake layers coloured in lovely pastel shades, then finished off with a lovely vanilla buttercream and a chocolate drizzle. This cake is a beautiful centrepiece for your Easter table! For the sponge: 9 egg whites, room temp 375ml milk, room temp 1 tbsp vanilla extract 410g plain flour, sifted 450g […]

Mother’s Day Breakfast In Bed

Thu, 23 Mar 2017

Why not treat your Mum this Mother’s Day with some breakfast in bed. This delicious overnight oats with berries recipe brought to you by Keelings can be made in three different ways, so all you have to do is pick whichever one your Mum will enjoy most, and get cracking. Make the most of Mother’s […]

7 Times We Will Always Need Our Mammy In The Kitchen

Thu, 23 Mar 2017

Ahead of Mother’s Day this Sunday, we’ve been thinking a lot about what it means to be a Mammy. Here at I Love Cooking, our Mammies are never far from the phone… because we stalk them seventy times a day, asking them stupid questions that often cause them to hang up on us. Here are […]

Top 5 Mother’s Day Cakes

Wed, 22 Mar 2017

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and what better way to spoil your Mum than with a homemade cake! You can get the kids involved to make it extra special. Check out our baking with kids tips here. We have put together a list of our top 5 cakes that your Mum and the rest of […]

5 Dishes To Cook This St Patrick’s Day

Wed, 15 Mar 2017

Happy St Patrick’s Day! We consulted our foodie friends and have come up with five killer dishes to whip up today, and feel truly, truly Irish. Enjoy! Warm St Patrick’s Day Salad Catherine Fulvio couldn’t celebrate Paddy’s Day without this food combination – hot potatoes & smoked salmon! The wilted, yet crispy radicchio balances the […]

Get Your Free Apples For World Pi Day

Wed, 08 Mar 2017

Free Bramley’s available for apple pie bakers! World Pi(e) Day is celebrated around the world on March 14th . Bord Bia and Con Traas of Irish Apple Growers Association have teamed up to mark the occasion. To celebrate the day in Ireland this year they are calling for Irish consumers to take part in the #IrishApplePieChallenge. Consumers […]

Keelings Pancakes 4 Ways

Fri, 24 Feb 2017

Get pancake ready with Keelings. Check out their easy to make family pancake recipes. For the perfect pancake batter: Ingredients: 125g self-raising flour 1 1/2 cups (375ml) buttermilk 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla bean paste 40g butter for cooking Method: Place the flour in a large bowl and make a well in the centre. Add […]

Top 3 Healthy Pancake Toppings

Fri, 24 Feb 2017

Pancakes are tasty treats that can be served up as part of a lazy weekend breakfast, a speedy snack or as a delicious dessert. This Pancake Tuesday we have teamed up with the National Dairy Council to bring you perfect pancakes with our top 3 healthy toppings. Pancake Perfection: To make approx. 12 delicious pancakes, you […]

Pancake Tuesday with Keelings

Wed, 22 Feb 2017

Pancake Tuesday is nearly upon us, and with a little help from Keelings, why not make this Pancake Tuesday the berry best with some inspirational berry touches. Gather some blueberries and strawberries to make a fruit face creation, and hey presto your pancake will at least look happy before it’s devoured. So, roll up your […]

Shrove Tuesday

Tue, 21 Feb 2017

Shrove Tuesday aka Pancake Tuesday marks the day before the beginning of lent. This is a day where the nation will stuff our faces with pancakes. This year Pancake Tuesday falls on 28th February – frying pan at the ready. Everyone has their own favourite topping but here are our top 5 pancakes: 5. Spiced […]

Sharon Hearne Smith Valentine’s Delights

Fri, 10 Feb 2017

If you missed our Facebook Live demo with Sharon Hearne Smith you can catch up here. Sharon showcased her gorgeous Teeny Double Chocolate Pistachio & Raspberry Tarts. Ingredients: 50g unsalted butter 100g double chocolate digestive biscuits 3 tbsp shelled green pistachios 100g milk chocolate 50ml double cream Pinch of sea salt 12 fresh raspberries Essential kit: […]

Sticky Toffee Pudding

Fri, 10 Feb 2017

Sticky Toffee Pudding Sticky toffee pudding is a classic! A sweet, rich caramel flavoured pudding served warm with a generous smothering of toffee sauce, it’s just the perfect dessert to warm you through and through. Make individual puddings in single serving ramekins, or a larger pudding to share straight from the pan. For the pudding: […]