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Top 10 Everyday Superfoods

Wed, 25 Apr 2018

Easy to eat, find and cook, Everyday Superfoods – by Aisling O’Kelly People hear the word ‘superfood’ and immediately think of slimy green powders, exotic fruit they can’t pronounce and a hole in their pockets! However, there are far more superfoods than matcha tea, sea kelp and acai berries and chances are you have some […]

Brian McDermott’s Donegal Table

Tue, 24 Apr 2018

Written by: Melanie May Brian McDermott is one of Ireland’s top Chefs and TV food personalities. He’s also one of only a handful of Irish chefs to hold a Culinary Arts Degree. He has a reputation for being one of the most innovative chefs in the North West of Ireland and opened Ireland’s first ‘No […]

Review: Firehouse Bread School

Tue, 24 Apr 2018

When Melanie May told us that she was heading down to Firehouse Bread School in West Cork to tackle a bread making course, we insisted on a very speedy report back. Here’s how she got on:   At 9.55am on a Saturday morning, myself and four other people boarded a tiny boat bound for Heir […]

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Multiseed Sourdough Masterclass With Patrick Ryan

Mon, 23 Apr 2018

We have teamed up with the ‘King of Bread’ Patrick Ryan, Firehouse Bakery, for a new recipe series. Patrick will be showcasing how to make different doughs and new bread recipes. Due to the massive reaction to Patrick’s sourdough video on YouTube, Patrick will be sharing some more variations on sourdough. In this video you will […]

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Top 7 Thai Fake-Aways

Fri, 20 Apr 2018

Home cooked take-aways are definitely the way to go they save you money and literally take the same amount of time to cook as it does for waiting for one! Need to rustle up a quick meal? Stuck for time but want to avoid ordering take away? Then check out these 7 tasty easy meals […]

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Aldi National Brown Bread Baking Competition

Thu, 19 Apr 2018

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 four years ago by the NPA, the event has proven to be a huge success, with entries from each one of the 26 counties. TV presenter Síle […]

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Dubliner Cheese Stuffed Aubergine Boats

Mon, 16 Apr 2018

Dubliner Cheese Stuffed Aubergine Boats – are a perfect family dish. They make a great alternative to a meat based dish. Ingredients:  2 aubergines  Olive oil  1 red onion, roughly chopped  3 cloves garlic, minced  ½ tsp salt  125g cherry tomatoes, quartered  100g quinoa, cooked in vegetable stock  200g Dubliner Lighter Red Cheese, grated  Pine […]

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Whiskey Island

Mon, 16 Apr 2018

Whiskey Island – Premium Tours & Tastings Written by Melanie May The Irish have a long-standing love affair with Whiskey. Irish whiskey was one of the earliest distilled drinks in Europe. The first record of Irish whiskey dates back to 1405. Now it seems, the rest of the world is catching on and our copper-coloured […]

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Healthy Eating For Kids

Thu, 12 Apr 2018

START campaign is encouraging parents to ‘make a start’ at making one daily win on healthy eating for their children. With the run in to the summer and hopefully being able to get out and about more, safefood, the HSE and Healthy Ireland are encouraging parents to reduce the amount of treat foods given to children. […]

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Bank of Fulfil

Thu, 12 Apr 2018

Fulfil, Ireland’s fastest growing snack brand, is launching a new flavour that is so delicious it needs to be protected with extreme levels of security! Chocolate Hazelnut Whip, Fulfil’s twelfth flavour and the tastiest one yet, has been unveiled in a former bank on Merrion Row in Dublin, where it is being shielded from the […]

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Top 5 Healthy Kids Dinners

Thu, 12 Apr 2018

We all want the best for our little ones so we have put together our top 5 healthy kids dinners that even adults will enjoy: 5. Spaghetti Bolognese With Hidden Veggies 4. Chickpea Quinoa Burgers – Recipe from Elsa Jones   3. Neven Maguire’s Fish Footballs   2. Steak & Veggie Rolls   1. The No […]

Alpro Teams up with Dr. Hazel Wallace, The Food Medic

Tue, 10 Apr 2018

From Tuesday, 24th April to Monday, 30th April, 2018, something exciting will take root in Dublin city centre. Plant power pioneer, Alpro, is to host Ireland’s first ever ‘Alpro Planquet’ in collaboration with Doctor, personal trainer and food fanatic, The Food Medic. Open from 7am to 7pm daily at No. 57 South William Street in […]