Make-Ahead Dinners

Mon, 14 Jan 2019

Spending a few hours in the kitchen on a weekend can prove endlessly helpful during the working week; especially if you plan a few weeks ahead of time. The key to make-ahead dinners is to choose flavours that get better as they develop. Think soups, stews, casseroles. Think marinating meat in freezer bags. Think freezing […]

9 Healthy Recipes To Kickstart Your New Year

Tue, 08 Jan 2019

This year we resolve to be healthier versions of ourselves. We shun diet plans, and skinny versions of classic dishes in favour of healthy recipes designed to kickstart our new year. Here are nine great recipes that will help you to design healthy breakfasts, lunches and dinners throughout January, without the pain of feeling like […]

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Top 5 Healthy Kids Dinners

Mon, 07 Jan 2019

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 […]

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Healthy Veggie Nuggets

Sun, 06 Jan 2019

We have teamed up with Michelle Hunt aka Peachy Palate to create a mini series of quick and easy recipes with simple step by step videos. Subscribe to our YouTube channel here to see the videos as soon as they go live! You can catch up on our last two video, Peanut Butter & Chocolate Donuts & Baked Honey […]

PinKids® Apple Shortbread Cookies

Thu, 20 Dec 2018

PinKids® Apple Shortbread Cookies For the shortbread: 290g Unsalted Butter, very soft 200g Caster Sugar 2 Egg Yolks 1 tsp Salt 400g Plain Flour For the filling: 5 PinKids® Apples 50g Caster Sugar ½ tsp Ground Cinnamon ¼ tsp Ground Nutmeg To Finish Powdered Sugar Method: Preheat oven to 180°C/160°C fan assisted/gas 4. Line the […]

WIN 5 x Pink Lady®Family Pastry Kits

Thu, 20 Dec 2018

WIN 5 x Pink Lady® Family Pastry Kits What is better than spending time baking with your family at Christmas ?  We have teamed up with Pink Lady® to create delicious Apple Shortbread Cookies. We have 5 x family pastry kits to recreate this tasty recipe at home!  To win this great prize which includes the […]

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Dubliner Cheesy Garlic Potato Gratin

Mon, 17 Dec 2018

Dubliner Cheesy Garlic Potato Gratin This is the perfect Christmas side dish. A delicious dish packed with potatoes, Dubliner Vintage Cheese and garlic – what’s not to love! This tastes great the next day. Ingredients: Butter, for greasing 500ml cream 3-4 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tsp salt ½ tsp ground black pepper 5-6 medium potatoes, […]

Fyffes Banana Pavlova

Wed, 05 Dec 2018

Fyffes Banana Pavlova This dessert is ideal for a bigger crowd as it’s absolutely luscious! Get the full written recipe in our Christmas 2018 Recipe Guide here.

Spiced Tipple Christmas Cake

Wed, 28 Nov 2018

Spiced Tipple Christmas Cake The flavours in this showstopper cake are inspired by the flavours of eggnog. The sponge is lightly spiced with nutmeg and cinnamon and the frosting is flavoured with brandy, but you could use your favourite tipple instead. Whiskey, eggnog’s traditional dark rum, Irish cream, even kalua would be delicious options in […]

Christmas 2018 Recipe Guide

Fri, 23 Nov 2018

Download for FREE here As a little thank you to all of our readers we have put together a FREE Christmas 2018 Recipe Guide. It is packed full of delicious recipes including dishes from Patrick Ryan, Niall Sabongi, Ciara Fennessy, Lynda Booth, Maryanne Dalton, Michelle Hunt, Karaina Cermelj and Mandy Mortimer. We have some great […]

How to make Christmas Fruitcake

How To Make Christmas Fruitcake

Tue, 20 Nov 2018

Christmas Fruitcake This fruitcake recipe is perfect in every way. It’s packed full of flavour, and, you don’t need an electric mixer to make it. We recommend baking it at least six weeks in advance, feeding it with a bit of brandy every two weeks, so that the flavours develop. So, if you’re planning your […]

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Top 5 Birthday Cakes

Wed, 07 Nov 2018

Got a celebration coming up? Check out our super amazing birthday cakes that will make little people, quite literally, jump for joy. Train Cake This cute train cake is assembled using shop-bought cake, and if you like, store bought frosting. Giant Cupcake Cake What’s better than a cupcake? A giant cupcake cake! This novelty cake […]