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. […]

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 […]

Top Tips To Reduce Waste At Home

Mon, 12 Aug 2019

Top Tips To Reduce Waste At Home Conor Spacey is on a mission to change our broken food system and reduce the carbon footprint of the restaurant industry. There are simple ways to reduce food and packaging waste at home too. Conor has shared his Top Tips: Plan your food for the week – make […]

INK Summer Harvest Dinner

Mon, 12 Aug 2019

INK Summer Harvest Dinner A celebration of our great hard working horticulturists and farmers in Ireland and the fantastic produce that they grow. Why do we import so many vegetables and fruits when we have fantastic produce on our great island?  Glass of bubbles on arrival, followed by six courses of a plant based dinner. […]

Ireland’s Food & Drink Festival Guide August 2019

Wed, 31 Jul 2019

Ireland’s Food & Drink Festival Guide August 2019 written by Melanie May There are so many delicious food festivals, funky music festivals and fun-filled family festivals taking place in Ireland in August 2019, your calendar is going to be jam-packed. Here are just a few of our favourite festivals taking place in Ireland in August 2019. […]

Good Food Ireland Experiences

Sat, 22 Jun 2019

Good Food Ireland Experiences Good Food Ireland launch new Good Food Ireland Experiences – bookable food and drink experiences throughout the island of Ireland. For anyone planning a ‘staycation’ or simply looking for new ways to fill weekends, Good Food Ireland has launched Good Food Ireland Experiences. The new online service available on the Good […]

Traditional Irish Cooking With Brian McDermott

Thu, 14 Mar 2019

Award winning chef Brian McDermott, has released his new cookbook Traditional Irish Cooking For Today.From Mammy’s Irish stew to coddle, from boxty to Atlantic fish pie, from shortbread to scones, this book will bring you the many tastes of Ireland and a warm sense of home. Brian McDermott’s cooking is influenced and inspired by Irish […]

Top 3 Healthy Pancake Toppings

Sun, 03 Mar 2019

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 bring you perfect pancakes with our top 3 healthy toppings. Pancake Perfection: To make approx. 12 delicious pancakes, you will need: 125g plain flour 300ml of milk 1 […]

Sharon Hearne-Smith – Cooking with Essential Oils

Thu, 31 Jan 2019

Sharon Hearne-Smith – Cooking with essential oils written by Melanie May  Meet Sharon Hearne-Smith, a food stylist, TV cook and mum to two young girls, Pearl and Poppy. She is also a cookbook author with two titles to her name, No-Bake Baking and The No-Cook Cookbook. Another string to her many bows, includes teaching people […]