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5 Minutes with Gráinne Mullins

Thu, 11 Jun 2020

We caught up with Galway girl, Gráinne Mullins. The Eurotoques Young Chef of the Year 2019 and a pastry chef that embraces local and seasonal produce. Make sure to follow her Instagram & Facebook page to follow her journey. Gráinne has honed her skills preparing and creating a range of desserts for some of Ireland’s leading […]

Guaranteed Irish Announces New Partnership with Centra

Fri, 05 Jun 2020

Guaranteed Irish Announces New Partnership with Leading Convenience Retail Group Centra. Ireland’s leading convenience retailer backs Irish based businesses in campaign to support local this summer. Guaranteed Irish, the business membership network championing indigenous and multinational businesses operating in Ireland, has today announced a new partnership with Ireland’s leading convenience retail group Centra. The partnership […]

Wild Foods with April Danann: Meadowsweet Syrup

Fri, 17 Apr 2020

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 […]

Butlers Chocolate Biscuit Cake

Thu, 16 Apr 2020

Butlers Chocolate have shared their amazing Nutty Chocolate Biscuit Cake from their cookbook. This no-bake treat is decadent and moreish! Slices of indulgent chocolate studded with pieces of biscuit, three types of crunchy nuts and bits of soft and chewy marshmallow. Perfect for sharing with friends over a cup of tea. Serves 12-24 (depends if […]

Irish Food Businesses Adapting

Tue, 14 Apr 2020

Written by Melanie May Many Irish food and drink businesses have pivoted their business approach to mitigate the economic impact of the Coronavirus. This ‘adapt to survive’ approach is providing consumers with some very tasty and creative home eating solutions. Here are just some of the ways that Irish food and drinks businesses have adapted […]

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 […]