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A Yeast Bread Masterclass With Patrick Ryan

Mon, 30 Mar 2020

In this bread masterclass with Patrick Ryan (Firehouse Bakery), he will showcase how to make a focaccia, bread rolls and a simple white loaf all using a simple white dough. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to watch all of our recipe videos. This is your everyday loaf, the one for the kids’ sandwiches and smothering […]

The Benefits of Bone Broth

Wed, 19 Feb 2020

The Benefits of Bone Broth By Melanie May Bone broths have a long history in cooking and have become quite popular again thanks to health-conscious influencers promoting the benefits of bone broth all over the media. Drinking bone broth is believed to be very beneficial to health and especially good for maintaining a healthy digestive […]

Christmas Pop-Up Restaurant Nights

Tue, 10 Dec 2019

CHRISTMAS POP-UP RESTAURANT NIGHTSWith Christmas on the horizon and restaurants in Dublin bursting at the seams, we all know how hard it can be to find a special place for an intimate dinner out with friends and family. Lynda Booth’s Dublin Cookery School has announced a terrific new option this December that is befitting of […]

Butlers Unveil Chocolate Cookbook

Fri, 06 Dec 2019

Chocolate Lovers Rejoice! Butlers Unveil Chocolate Cookbook Just in Time for Christmas Butlers Chocolates, Chocolate Masters since 1932, have unveiled their first ever cookbook inspired by favourites from the extensive Butlers Collection. Destined to become an instant best seller, the cookbook contains 60 delicious, chocolate-based recipes to suit every occasion from family fun days to […]

Christmas Gift Guide for Food Lovers – Over €100

Thu, 05 Dec 2019

Written by Melanie May Hey big spender! If you’ve got over €100 to splash on a Christmas gift for the food lover in your life we’ve got some terrific presents in our gift guide. If you are looking for cookbooks, check out our fabulous Irish Cookbook Gift Guide. If your budget is a little tighter, […]

Christmas Gift Guide for Food Lovers – Under €100

Thu, 05 Dec 2019

Written by Melanie May Looking for a fabulous festive gift for the food lover in your life? We’ve got you covered. Our Christmas Gift Guide for Food Lovers has fabulous food-related presents for €100 or less. We are keeping it local too, showcasing some lovely Irish companies, products and experiences. If you are looking for […]

Cookbook Gift Guide Christmas 2019

Thu, 28 Nov 2019

written by Melanie May If you are looking for a Christmas gift for the food lover in your life, a cookbook is a great option, and an Irish cookbook is even better This year, there have been loads of beautiful Irish cookbooks published designed to inspire, encourage and motivate readers to get into the kitchen […]

Ireland’s Food & Drink Guide November 2019

Mon, 04 Nov 2019

Ireland’s Food & Drink Guide November 2019 written by Melanie May It’s November and baby, it’s cold outside. But these food and drinks festivals taking place across the island of Ireland should warm you right up. There are plenty of fun-filled and food-filled days out to satisfy even the fussiest of palates. Here’s our guide to […]

Freshly Chopped Has Re-opened

Mon, 16 Sep 2019

‘Freshly Chopped’, the healthy food company, has now re-opened on Baggot Street as ‘Freshly Chopped Innovation Kitchen’ following a complete redesign of the menu and service model, creating a more streamlined preparation and ordering system, making enjoying Chopped even easier and faster! The outlet will also innovate by regularly trialling new menu options and product […]

Stephen Brennan is on his way to LA with Donal Skehan

Fri, 30 Aug 2019

Video creator Stephen Brennan has won a competition celebrating European cheese as part of the European Milk Forum and National Dairy Council’s “Cheese. Your Way.” campaign. The competition prize will send Stephen and his friend Kirsty to LA to meet and participate in a food styling workshop with campaign ambassador, Irish celebrity chef Donal Skehan. […]

Wild Foods with April Danann: Meadowsweet Syrup

Thu, 15 Aug 2019

Wild Foods with April Danann: Meadowsweet Syrup Please welcome April Danann to the I Love Cooking kitchen! She’s all about Wild Foods, especially foods that help gut health, and will be sharing a few fermented recipes with us. But first a non-fermented recipe, how to make a wild flower or herb syrup. This Meadowsweet, Raspberry […]

Euro-Toques Young Chef of the Year competition 2019

Wed, 14 Aug 2019

Euro-Toques Young Chef of the Year competition 2019 Continuing the competitive journey that began for these young talents in July, the Euro-Toques Young Chef of the Year 2019 competition presented by principal partners La Rousse Foods  announced that eight chefs will continue on to the grand final in November.  Instead of the usual six finalists, this […]