Aldi The National Brown Bread Baking Competition,

Brown Bread Baking Competition

Fri, 26 May 2017

Aldi will once again this year sponsor The National Brown Bread Baking Competition, in association with the National Ploughing Association (NPA) and the Irish Countrywomen’s Association (ICA). Relaunched three years ago by the NPA, the event has proven to be a huge success, with entries from each one of the 26 counties.  Last year’s final was […]

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Slow Cooker Five Spice Pulled Pork

Wed, 24 May 2017

Our slow cooker 5 spice pulled pork is great for family gatherings or parties. It take minimal effort and tastes amazing. Why not try some pulled pork on a floury bap with some slaw and gherkins.  Cook on a low setting for 8 hours. Ingredients: 1kg pork shoulder, bone & rolled 1 Tablespoon sunflower oil […]

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Get your grill on

Tue, 23 May 2017

Get your grill on! World renowned pitmaster DJ BBQ to host a series of intimate Deep South master classes at the Fire & Smoke Pitmaster Academy Pop-up in Smithfield Plaza Fire-grilled, smoked meats and bad ass barbequing – that’s what you can expect at the Fire & Smoke Pitmaster Academy on Friday 26th and Saturday […]

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Tesco Ireland launches first Omega 3 Irish chicken

Tue, 23 May 2017

Tesco Ireland launches first Omega 3 enriched Irish chicken Tesco Ireland working with long-standing supplier Manor Farm have today launched the first Omega 3 enriched Irish chicken in the country. The new range of Omega 3 enriched chicken products are available in Tesco Ireland stores from today. The launch range includes 1.5kg whole chicken, fillets […]

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7 Days, 7 Dinners

Mon, 22 May 2017

Planning your weekly menu? Check out our 7 days, 7 dinners meal plan, with family friendly dinners of utmost importance. Download our extremely handy shopping list, here! MONDAY This is a quick and easy dish that tastes delicious. It’s also perfect to keep in the fridge for up 24 hours. TUESDAY Crispy chicken topped with […]

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Cereal Pop Up

Thu, 18 May 2017

Attention all cereal lovers!! Nestlé Breakfast Cereals have just launched an exciting and unique pop-up cereal experience – Aisle of Wonder, at Blanchardstown Shopping Centre, Dublin. Back due to popular demand, visitors of the Aisle of Wonder will be able to start the day with their own pick and mix combination of their favourite Nestlé […]

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Fyffes Banana Bread Pudding

Thu, 18 May 2017

Fyffes Banana Bread Pudding This dessert is a real treat and will be sure to impress your guests and especially if they love bananas. Serves 6 Ingredients: 2 eggs 3 tbsp caster sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract ¼ tsp salt 375ml milk 250ml cream 1x (350g) large baguette, 2-3 days old 3 firm bananas, sliced […]

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Spatchcock Chicken with Rainbow Vegetables

Thu, 18 May 2017

Manor Farm Spatchcock Chicken with Rainbow Vegetables Ingredients: 40g butter, room temp 4 cloves garlic, grated 2 sprigs fresh rosemary, leaved removed & finely chopped Zest of 1 lemon 1 tsp sea salt flakes ½ tsp freshly ground black pepper 1 Omega 3 chicken 1 medium-sized red onion, diced 1 head of broccoli, florets only […]

Aldi dining al fresco

Dining Al Fresco With Aldi

Thu, 18 May 2017

Aldi have done it again with their new range of al fresco Specialbuys, on sale nationwide from Thursday 25th May. Back by popular demand, Aldi’s Pizza Oven will once again be the must have garden item this summer! At €139.99 this is a bargain. Create tasty dishes outdoors for friends and family with this multi-function […]


7 Days, 7 Dinners

Mon, 15 May 2017

Stuck for meal planning inspiration? Never fear, our 7 days, 7 dinners meal plan is here with a week of healthy family dinners… and it even has it’s own downloadable shopping list. Monday Our Honey Soy Chicken Noodles are street-style noodles, ready in minutes with this speedy and delicious meal. Tuesday Fussy kids will never […]

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Fyffes Banana Waffles

Thu, 11 May 2017

Fyffes Banana Waffles Serves 4 Ingredients: 150g self-raising flour 1 tbsp caster sugar ¼ tsp salt 250ml milk 1 egg 60g butter, melted ½ tsp vanilla extract 1-2 bananas, finely chopped Method: Whisk dry ingredients together in a medium sized bowl. Whisk together milk, egg, melted butter and vanilla in a jug, then add to […]

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Love Meringue? You’ll Adore These Recipes

Thu, 11 May 2017

Crispy or chewy, pillowy or marshmallow-esque, a meringue-based dessert will fill the void of any summertime get-together. Here are our favourite meringue recipes to whet your appetite during the warm weather. Perfect Passionfruit Pavlova If you want a centerpiece dessert with wow factor, then pavlova is an easy solution. This recipe is easy, and works […]